Reykjavík is jam-packed with quaint shops, quirky cafes, trendy bars and interesting museums, and just a short drink from this bustling capital, some of the country's most spectacular scenery can be found. On this winter break based in a beautiful hotel in the city, spend days discovering the surroundings. Take to the waters in search of humpback and minke whales, head out into the wilderness after dark by Superjeep to find the Aurora, and take time to soothe body and mind in the geothermal waters of Iceland's Blue Lagoon.
Day 1 | Arrive in Reykjavík
Arrive in Iceland and transfer to the Eyja Guldsmeden Hotel in Reykjavík. Why not head out for dinner in the evening. Ask us about our favourite restaurants in the city and if you'd like us to book you table, no problem.
Day 2 | City Sightseeing & Northern Lights
From quirky cafes and that famous hot dog stand, to museums and the bustling harbour, Reykjavík is a delightful capital to explore and easy to do so on foot. Later in the evening, you will be picked up by Superjeep and whisked away from the city lights to the wilderness in search of the incredible northern lights.
Day 3 | Whale Watching
Humpback and minke whales, and white-beaked dolphins are found in the waters around Reykjavík and today you will embark on a whale watching excursion from the capital's harbour.
Day 4 | Blue Lagoon
Spend a leisurely morning in the capital before being collected by minibus and taken to enjoy a soak in the iconic bright blue waters of Iceland's famous Blue Lagoon. Return to the city in time to dine out on your final night in Iceland.
Day 5 | Departure Day
Transfer back to the airport for your departure flight.
Where will I rest my head?
- Return airport transfers by minibus from Keflavík International Airport to the Eyja Guldsmeden Hotel in Reykjavík
- Four nights accommodation at the Eyja Guldsmeden Hotel in Reykjavík including breakfast
- An evening northern lights hunt by Superjeep
- A whale-watching excursion from Reykjavík harbour
- Return transfers and entrance to The Blue Lagoon
The price of this suggestion is based on two people sharing a double/twin room at the Eyja Guldsmeden Hotel in Reykjavík Get in touch to find out about more city hotels.
If you want to upgrade your Blue Lagoon entrance to the luxury new resort, The Retreat, speak to a specialist.
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