Iceland Glacial Exploration & Auroras

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7 Nights
Limited Time Special Offer

The breathtaking winter landscape awaits

Experience the glacial wonders of Iceland with this 7-night getaway! You'll start in the vibrant capital city of Reykjavik, then travel throughout the most scenic parts of the country with your included rental car.

What's Included
  • Round-trip economy class airfare to Reykjavik (KEF)
  • Automatic transmission 4WD rental car for 7 days* with GPS system, complimentary insurance for an additional driver, CDW, theft protection, unlimited mileage and VAT
  • Accommodations in hotels as listed, or similar:
    • 1 night in Reykjavik at the Fosshotel Reykjavik
    • 2 nights in the Borgarfjordur area at the Fosshotel Reykholt
    • 1 night in Southwest Iceland at the Fosshotel Hekla
    • 1 night in the Hofn area at the Hofn Hotel
    • 1 night in the the Kirkjubaejarklaustur area at the Icelandair Hotel Klaustur
    • 1 night in Reykjavik at the Fosshotel Reykjavik
  • Daily breakfast
  • Daily breakfast (excluding arrival day)
  • Tablet with travel app called Iceland Travel Companion (picked up at Keflavik airport with your car rental) - including detailed description of your journey with hotel itinerary and GPS road guide to each hotel; a map view of your trip; information on nature sites, historic places and roadside services; safety guidelines; and a detailed pdf travel book about Iceland, in English and multiple languages
  • Emergency phone line available 24/7
  • Service fees & taxes

*Please note that the package price is based on seven 24-hour rental days, starting at the time of rental. If your flight arrives early on day 1 and departs late on day 8, an additional supplement will be necessary unless you choose to return the car in Reykjavik when the 7 day rental is up, and use a departure shuttle transfer instead.

*Must be 23 years of age to rent a car.

Great Ways to Explore
  • Chase the northern lights with Iceland's natural wonders as your backdrop. 

  • Explore culturally-rich Reykjavik and treat yourself to a typical Icelandic meal.
  • Explore the glacial phenomenons in Vatnajokull National Park, Europe's largest national park. 

  • Discover the glaciers and geysers sprinkled throughout the country. 

  • Treat yourself to a taste of the produce grown in Iceland's famous geothermal greenhouses!

Package Overview

This vacation has been carefully crafted for a great independent travel experience. This isn’t a bus, group, or tour guide vacation but one where you can set your own pace of discovery every day. However, you’re not alone – if you need any help during your trip, we’ re just a phone call or an email away.

Winter in Iceland is a fantastic season to experience the majestic might of glaciers. These powers of nature have forcefully carved Iceland‘s landscape on their ponderous march to the sea.This self-drive vacation gives more time in prime glacial areas, so you can truly experience the magic of this phenomenon. 

Discover the glaciers’ evolving beauty and their importance to both Iceland and the world. Drive on roads paralleling Europe‘s largest glacier, experiencing its ever-changing angles and fantastic photo opportunities. Visit a glacial wonderland in a new national park. Indulge your inner explorer and join tours bringing you onto -- and even inside -- the heart of a glacier. You‘ll also experience the Golden Circle as well as Viking Saga locales and the impressive glacier-fueled natural wonders of the Borgarfjordur region. Overnight in stunning locations that make a fabulous backdrop for elusive northern lights.

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Please note that some recommendations in the following suggested itinerary may not be included in your package. Check What's Included above for full details on inclusions.

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