- THE LAND OF
FIRE & ICE
A 5 STAR SIGNATURE TOUR
JUNE 11-17, 2022
Dive into one of the world's wildest and most wonderful places on this Iceland tour, which covers the volcanoes, glaciers, hot springs and waterfalls that wow every traveler. Sit back and relax as your Champlain Tours Companion takes care of all the details.
2 Lunches, 2 Dinners
Gratuities (Tour Manager, Driver, Local Guides)
Optional traveler’s insurance
Round-trip from Burlington, VT
Full-time tour manager companion
13 meals (6 Breakfast, 3 Lunch, 4 Dinner)
Luxurious private motor coach
Airport shuttles from Reykjavik
Admission to all listed attractions
Complimentary Wi-Fi access
DAY 1 - JUNE 11
Burlington to Reykjavick - Fly with your trusted friends at Champlain Tours. Arrive in the capital city of Reykjavik, Iceland for your pre-night stay. (D)
DAY 2 - JUNE 12
Reykjavik, Iceland - Your tour starts in your hotel at 2:00 PM. Discover the capital city Reykjavik on a panoramic tour, experiencing its charming architecture and beautiful, brightly-colored rooftops. Visit the Perlan Observation Deck to see magnificent 360º views of the city and its surroundings of mountain, glacier and volcano vistas. Return to your hotel for a welcome drink and canapés with your group, followed by free time for dining independently. (B, L)
DAY 3 - JUNE 13
Thingvellir National Park - Head out on the famed Golden Circle, starting with the spectacular Thingvellir National Park, a meeting place of old Icelandic clans. It is also where the Eurasian and North American tectonic plates meet above ground. Journey to the Secret Lagoon: smaller and more intimate than the Blue Lagoon, it’s where savvy travelers go to enjoy the Icelandic spa experience. Don’t forget your swimsuit! Savor lunch in the greenhouse of Fridheimar Tomato Farm. Then it’s on to the Strokkur Geyser, which erupts every 10 minutes. Stop at Gullfoss Waterfall, one of Iceland’s most popular sights; with two separate drops, it’s the one of the most spectacular waterfalls in the world. Move on to your simple but beautifully-situated rural hotel below the Hekla volcano where you’ll enjoy dinner with your group. (B, L, D)
DAY 4 - JUNE 14
LAVA Center – skogafoss Waterfall – Black Sand Beac - Visit the LAVA Center to learn about Iceland’s volcanoes, and how their eruptions and lava flows have shaped the country over time. Visit the Skogar Folk Museum to explore Iceland’s cultural heritage and learn about the lives of Iceland’s early settlers through an array of tools, books, and handicrafts. Visit the nearby Skogafoss Waterfall, where on sunny days a double rainbow is often visible. Discover Reynisfjara’s black sand beach and rock formations along with the legends of its history. Dine at your hotel tonight. (B, D)
DAY 5 - JUNE 15
Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon | Diamond Beach | Skaftafell Wilderness Area - Visit the Skaftafell Wilderness Area and view some of its wonders: glaciers, waterfalls, a snow-capped volcano and lava fields. Savor lunch with a view of the surrounding countryside at the Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon. Visit the Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon, where bright blue and white icebergs dot the waters. Head to nearby Diamond Beach and marvel at glistening natural ice sculptures on the black sands. Return to your accommodation and dine independently this evening. (B, L)
DAY 6 - JUNE 16
Seljalandsfoss Waterfall – Reykjavik – The Blue Lagoon - Journey to the beautiful Seljalandsfoss Waterfall where, weather permitting, the sure-footed can walk the trail that takes you behind the 60-meter falls. Travel back to Reykjavik, possibly visiting any itinerary sights you might have missed due to weather. Spend the rest of the afternoon independently exploring the city. In the evening, visit the Blue Lagoon, a geothermal spa in a man-made lake surrounded by lava fields; share in a farewell dinner and enjoy a soak in the mineral-rich waters. (B, D)
DAY 7 - JUNE 17
Reykjavik - Your tour ends after breakfast. (B)
PRICING PER PERSON
(group of two)
*20% deposit due at reservation. 3% credit card convenience fee. Balance due April 8, 2022
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