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based on Oct. 2, 2017 departure
|Featuring||Discover the colorful galleries & cafes, geothermal pools & geological masterpieces of Iceland; tour on your own with flights & hotel included|
|Style||Independent PackageThese un-escorted packages have no set schedule or guides, so you have the freedom and flexibility to explore on your own from your centrally-located hotel. More of these packages
Freedom to explore at your own pace; unescorted
|Departures||Scheduled Dates; select from 21 open departures, October – December 2017|
|Highlights||Reykjavik, Iceland plus Reykjavik City Sightseeing.|
|Departs||New York City (NYC); other gateways on request (flight schedule)|
|Themes||Family Friendly, Nature & Wildlife|
|What to Expect||This leisurely-paced, independent tour requires minimal walking and is suitable for most levels of physical fitness.|
|Already Booked?||Find everything you need to know before you go, including how to pay your balance due, passport & visa requirements, flight information, weather, and more.|
Our 3 night Reykjavik City Stay is the perfect way to visit the land of the midnight sun and the world’s most northerly capital. Unlike many of our other tour packages, our Iceland Adventure is designed for travelers who desire the freedom and flexibility to travel at their own pace. Iceland boasts one of the world’s oldest parliaments, found in 930 A.D. Transfers and a guided tour of Reykjavik are included. You can continue to explore Reykjavik and its surrounding areas freely from your centrally located hotel, or you may choose to join the search for the mysterious and dynamic Aurora Borealis during our optional Northern Lights Excursion. So much to see and enjoy, and so little cost...how can you possibly resist? But don‘t wait long, because this deal is too good to last.
Dates, Prices & Options
Departure Dates & Prices
Departures & Prices
per person, double occupancy*
|Thu||Mar 16||2017||Mon||Mar 20||2017||$1149||Departed|
|Mon||Mar 20||2017||Fri||Mar 24||2017||$999||Departed|
|Thu||Mar 23||2017||Mon||Mar 27||2017||$1199||Departed|
|Mon||Mar 27||2017||Fri||Mar 31||2017||$999||Departed|
|Thu||Mar 30||2017||Mon||Apr 3||2017||$999||Departed|
|Thu||Sep 7||2017||Mon||Sep 11||2017||$1499||$1199||Closed|
|Mon||Sep 11||2017||Fri||Sep 15||2017||$1499||$1199||Closed|
|Thu||Sep 14||2017||Mon||Sep 18||2017||$1399||$1099||Closed|
|Mon||Sep 18||2017||Fri||Sep 22||2017||$1399||$1099||Closed|
|Thu||Sep 21||2017||Mon||Sep 25||2017||$1399||$1099||Closed|
|Mon||Sep 25||2017||Fri||Sep 29||2017||$1399||$1099||Closed|
|Thu||Sep 28||2017||Mon||Oct 2||2017||$1399||$1099||Closed|
|Mon||Oct 2||2017||Fri||Oct 6||2017||$1299||$999||Available|
|Thu||Oct 5||2017||Mon||Oct 9||2017||$1299||$999||Closed|
|Mon||Oct 9||2017||Fri||Oct 13||2017||$1299||$999||Available|
|Thu||Oct 12||2017||Mon||Oct 16||2017||$1299||$999||Available|
|Mon||Oct 16||2017||Fri||Oct 20||2017||$1299||$999||Available|
|Thu||Oct 19||2017||Mon||Oct 23||2017||$1299||$999||Available|
|Mon||Oct 23||2017||Fri||Oct 27||2017||$1299||$999||Available|
|Thu||Oct 26||2017||Mon||Oct 30||2017||$1349||$1049||Available|
|Mon||Oct 30||2017||Fri||Nov 3||2017||$1449||$1149||Available|
|Thu||Nov 2||2017||Mon||Nov 6||2017||$1449||$1149||Available|
|Mon||Nov 6||2017||Fri||Nov 10||2017||$1299||$999||Closed|
|Thu||Nov 9||2017||Mon||Nov 13||2017||$1299||$999||Available|
|Mon||Nov 13||2017||Fri||Nov 17||2017||$1299||$999||Available|
|Thu||Nov 16||2017||Mon||Nov 20||2017||$1299||$999||Available|
|Mon||Nov 20||2017||Fri||Nov 24||2017||$1299||$999||Available|
|Thu||Nov 23||2017||Mon||Nov 27||2017||$1299||$999||Closed|
|Mon||Nov 27||2017||Fri||Dec 1||2017||$1299||$999||Available|
|Thu||Nov 30||2017||Mon||Dec 4||2017||$1299||$999||Available|
|Mon||Dec 4||2017||Fri||Dec 8||2017||$1299||$999||Available|
|Thu||Dec 7||2017||Mon||Dec 11||2017||$1299||$999||Available|
|Mon||Dec 11||2017||Fri||Dec 15||2017||$1299||$999||Available|
|Thu||Dec 14||2017||Mon||Dec 18||2017||$1349||$1049||Available|
|Mon||Dec 18||2017||Fri||Dec 22||2017||$1349||$1049||Available|
|Mon||Dec 25||2017||Fri||Dec 29||2017||$1449||$1149||Available|
|Thu||Dec 28||2017||Mon||Jan 1||2018||$1599||$1299||Closed|
Want to stay longer? We may be able to arrange for you to stay later than the scheduled dates. Contact us about prices and availability.
Options & Fees
|Rooming Selection/Hotel Upgrade1|
|Single Room Supplement|
|Sep 7, Sep 11, Sep 14, Sep 18, Sep 21, Sep 25, Sep 28, Oct 2, Oct 5, Oct 9, Oct 12, Oct 16, Oct 19, Oct 23, Oct 26, Nov 6, Nov 9, Nov 13, Nov 16, Nov 20, Nov 23, Nov 27, Nov 30, Dec 4, Dec 7, Dec 11, Dec 14, Dec 18, Dec 25||+$299|
|Oct 30, Nov 2||+$399|
|All other departures||+$249|
|Double Occupancy, 4-star upgrade|
|Oct 2, Oct 5, Oct 9, Oct 12, Oct 16, Oct 19, Oct 23, Oct 26, Nov 6, Nov 9, Nov 13, Nov 16, Nov 20, Nov 23, Nov 27, Nov 30, Dec 4, Dec 7, Dec 11, Dec 14, Dec 18, Dec 25||+$100|
|Sep 28, Oct 30, Nov 2, Dec 28||+$200|
|Sep 7, Sep 11, Sep 14, Sep 18, Sep 21, Sep 25||unavailable|
|All other departures||+$175|
|Single Room Supplement, 4-star upgrade|
|Oct 2, Oct 5, Oct 9, Oct 12, Oct 16, Oct 19, Oct 23, Oct 26, Nov 9, Nov 13, Nov 16, Nov 20, Nov 23, Nov 27, Nov 30, Dec 4, Dec 7, Dec 11, Dec 14, Dec 18, Dec 25||+$310|
|Sep 28, Oct 30, Nov 2, Nov 6, Dec 28||+$375|
|Sep 7, Sep 11, Sep 14, Sep 18, Sep 21, Sep 25||unavailable|
|All other departures||+$449|
|Blue Lagoon Optional Excursion|
|Sep 7, Sep 11, Sep 14, Sep 18, Sep 21, Sep 25, Sep 28, Oct 2, Oct 5, Oct 9, Oct 12, Oct 16, Oct 19, Oct 23, Oct 26, Oct 30, Nov 2, Nov 6, Nov 9, Nov 13, Nov 16, Nov 20, Nov 23, Nov 27, Nov 30, Dec 4, Dec 7, Dec 11, Dec 14, Dec 18, Dec 25, Dec 28||+$125|
|All other departures||+$105|
|Golden Circle Optional Excursion|
|Sep 7, Sep 11, Sep 14, Sep 18, Sep 21, Sep 25, Sep 28, Oct 2, Oct 5, Oct 9, Oct 12, Oct 16, Oct 19, Oct 23, Oct 26, Oct 30, Nov 2, Nov 6, Nov 9, Nov 13, Nov 16, Nov 20, Nov 23, Nov 27, Nov 30, Dec 11, Dec 14, Dec 18, Dec 25, Dec 28||+$85|
|All other departures||+$80|
1. See hotel options listed in detailed itinerary.
Flights & Departure Cities
|New York City (NYC)||included|
This package includes round-trip flights from the cities listed above. Please review the flight schedule, especially if you're booking connecting flights.
Coming from somewhere else? Ask us about availability and prices for flights from other cities. Additional charges for flights from other cities may be due within 24 – 24 hours of your reservation.
How to Make a Reservation
To make a reservation, simply select an available departure date and reserve online using our secure booking system. Or call one of our travel specialists at 800-555-5765, Mon–Fri 9:30–6:00 Eastern time. But first, check out our Things to Know section.
We only require a per-person deposit payment, which you can pay with your credit card or PayPal account. This deposit will be applied towards the cost of your package, and is generally non-refundable (details). The balance is due 75 days prior to departure (or within 72 hours, if you're booking less than 75 days prior to departure), and can be paid by credit card, PayPal, check or money order.
- Board your overnight flight for Reykjavik
Day 2: Reykjavik
- Transfer to your hotel
- Balance of the day at leisure or join an optional excursion
Full Day Itinerary:Upon arrival in Reykjavik you'll be met and transferred to your centrally located hotel. Most flights arrive early in the morning, but your hotel will allow you to safely store your luggage while you explore the city on your own.
Optional Excursion: Blue Lagoon, $105 through Mar 2017, $125 from Sep 2017 This morning, visit the famous Blue Lagoon, a pool of mineral rich geothermal water located in a lava field. Deep wells feed the pool which maintains a constant temperature of approximately 100-110F year round. Take the opportunity to relax and enjoy a sauna. Towels are provided.
Day 3: Reykjavik
Included Meals: Breakfast
- Spend the morning at leisure
- Enjoy an afternoon panoramic tour of Reykjavik
Full Day Itinerary:Spend the morning getting to know Reykjavik independently.
In the afternoon, enjoy a tour of Reykjavik. The Reykjavik Grand Excursion is a comprehensive introduction to the past and present of Reykjavik. Reykjavik’s unique proximity to nature sets it apart from its European counterparts. Visit The Pearl, Hallgrímskirkja Church, the harbor, and the renowned 101 Reykjavik neighborhood. Take in views of the Salmon River, which divides city in two, and the mountainous backdrop to the east, a constant reminder of Iceland’s volcanic past.
Optional Excursion: Northern Lights, (purchased locally) approx. $51This evening, join a quest to view the elusive Northern Lights on this dark winter Icelandic night. Far from the glow of the city you will hunt the ethereal Aurora Borealis, one of nature’s most fantastic displays. If the weather is just right you will see the lights swirling and dancing across the twilit sky endlessly changing their shape, color, and size. Return to Reykjavik.
This excursion is subject to weather conditions. Check with the hotel's front desk for availability.
Day 4: Reykjavik
Included Meals: Breakfast
- Full day at leisure or join an optional tour
Optional Excursion: Golden Circle, $80 through Mar 2017, $85 from Sep 2017 Today, see Iceland’s best known sites on a full day tour to the Golden Circle. Drive to Thingvellir National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site and home of the world’s longest running Parliament. Continue to the Gullfoss waterfall, which cascades down a deep gorge. Later, visit the Geysir geothermal area, home of the famous Geysir and Strokkur hot springs, which erupts approximately every 5 minutes. Then continue to Skalholt Church, the former seat of religious power for centuries in Iceland. Return to Reykjavik via the Hellishioi Power Plant at the foot of Mt. Hengill Volcano, where the natural forces are converted to clean energy.
Day 5: Reykjavik/USA
Included Meals: Breakfast
Transfer to the airport for your return flight to the USA
I have always wanted to go to Iceland (I majored in Earth Science at college), but could never really afford it. This tour made it possible - thank you! The Icelandic people were amazingly kind, too. It is a great place to visit.
Before You Book
- Do I need a visa or any other documents? Please review the requirements about which documents you need before you travel.
- Should I purchase travel protection? Protect your travel investment with our recommended travel protection plan.
- What's the fine print? Read the terms & conditions for this package.
- I'm traveling solo. Can you help me find a roommate? Yes, you can connect with other travelers to share a room and avoid single occupancy rates.
- Can I bring my kids? Are there any age restrictions? To book this package, you must be 21 or older. Your traveling companions must be 8 or older at the time of travel.
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