6-Day Iceland Vacation Package | Winter Adventure

Duration: 6 Days

Winter (Oct. - Apr.)

Guaranteed Departure

Ice Cave

Are you looking for a magical winter vacation? Would you like to experience Iceland’s most enchanting landscapes in their winter dress and catch a glimpse of the Northern Lights? Then this guided 6-day tour package is just right for you.

 

Experience the unique winter atmosphere in Reykjavík and head inland to see the world-famous Golden Circle and the highlights of the South Coast. Colossal glaciers await, and you can even visit a natural blue ice cave! The already beautiful Icelandic waterfalls become even more breathtaking when they partially freeze over, and every night there is a small chance that something magical will happen in the sky above you. You will also be able to travel to the west of Iceland and enjoy the wonders of the Snæfellsnes Peninsula.

 

We will take care of all your bookings and everything will be arranged in advance. You’ll be in the hands of experienced, professional guides and spend your evenings in cozy, prearranged accommodations.

 

Does this sound like your perfect winter vacation? Then you should continue reading!

6-Day Iceland Vacation Package | Winter Adventure

Included:

  • Airport transfer on arrival and departure day
  • Accommodation for 5 nights (private bathroom, more info below)
  • 3-Day Golden Circle & South Coast Tour
  • Ice Cave Tour in Vatnajökull glacier
  • Day trip to the Snæfellsnes peninsula
  • Detailed travel information
  • Personal travel advisor
  • Icelandic taxes

Itinerary

Day 1

Highlights:

Capital Reykjavík

Summary:

Accommodation: Reykjavík
Optional Activities: Blue Lagoon, Northern Lights Tour, Guided City Tour, Food Tour, FlyOver Iceland

sun voyager reykjavik iceland

Upon arrival at Keflavík International Airport, you will easily find your transfer shuttle waiting outside the airport. A 40-minute drive will take you to the world's northernmost capital, Reykjavík. Depending on your arrival time, you can also visit the Blue Lagoon on your way into town.

 

There is always something to do and see in Reykjavík, and during the winter months, there is an especially festive atmosphere! Stroll the streets and admire the colorful buildings, visit interesting museums, and choose from the many excellent restaurants and bars. Enjoy the night in your hotel and look forward to your upcoming adventures!

Double room at Storm Hotel
Lounge at Storm Hotel
Storm Hotel (or similar)

Double room with private bathroom, breakfast included. Single room available for a surcharge.

Bonus: Lounge & bar

Day 2

Highlights:

Þingvellir National Park
Geysir & Strokkur
Gullfoss Waterfall
Kerið Crater

Summary:

Accommodation: Hveragerði

After breakfast, you will be picked up and start your 3-day guided South Coast adventure! You will set off for Iceland's most famous sightseeing route – the Golden Circle. The first place to visit is Þingvellir National Park, a place of special political and geological significance and the best place to watch the Eurasian and North American tectonic plates pull apart!

 

From here, we'll heat you up a bit and take you a little further to the Geysir hot spring area. Here you will find Strokkur, Iceland's most active geyser, which shoots boiling, geothermal water into the air every 5-8 minutes. Finally, visit Iceland's most famous waterfall, the mighty and beautiful Gullfoss. Its streams tumble over two platforms into the gorge below, but in the colder months, it has special winter magic. You'll also stop at the colorful volcanic crater Kerið before retiring to your accommodation in the hot spring town of Hveragerði.

Hotel in Hveragerði

The accommodation is arranged by the tour provider.

Double room with private bathroom, breakfast included. Single room available for a surcharge.

Day 3

Highlights:

Seljalandsfoss & Skógafoss Waterfalls
Reynisfjara Black Sand Beach
Sólheimajökull Glacier

Summary:

Accommodation: South Coast

girl looking at seljalandsfoss waterfall

Today you will drive along the South Coast of the island to discover more incredible landscapes. You'll visit the famous Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss waterfalls, but there are one or two more secret places in this area for you to see! On the way to Reynisfjara, the famous black sand beach, you will also stop at the foot of Mýrdalsjökull to discover one of its glacier tongues, Sólheimajökull. You'll get a good look from an observation deck, and can observe its fascinating structure.

 

Before finishing the day in a cozy accommodation on the South Coast, the black sand beach awaits you with its impressive backdrop and the Reynisdrangar sea stacks. In the evening, keep your eyes open for the Northern Lights, as the area provides perfect lighting conditions to see them!

Hotel in the South

The accommodation is arranged by the tour provider.

Double room with private bathroom, breakfast included. Single room available for a surcharge.

Day 4

Highlights:

Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon
Diamond Beach
Ice Caving

Summary:

Accommodation: Reykjavík

iceland ice cave

Today it's all about the ice. After breakfast, you will drive to the beautiful glacier lagoon Jökulsárlón. Here you will find the icebergs circling off the Vatnajökull glacier, the largest glacier in Europe. On their way to the sea, these icebergs are broken by the current and scattered along the black sand beach, earning it the name Diamond Beach.

 

It is here that you will experience one of the highlights of your trip – a completely naturally formed ice cave. These incredible structures are formed in this way only in winter and offer a rare opportunity to walk beneath these colossal glaciers and get a glimpse of what's going on beneath its surface. Afterward, you will start the return journey to Reykjavík, however, before that you will stop in the beautiful village of Vík, where you will have the opportunity to take a panoramic photo.

Double room at Storm Hotel
Lounge at Storm Hotel
Storm Hotel (or similar)

Double room with private bathroom, breakfast included. Single room available for a surcharge.

Bonus: Lounge & bar

Day 5

Highlights:

Kirkjufell Mountain
Lóndrangar Sea Stacks
Djúpalónssandur Black Beach
Búðakirkja Black Church

Summary:

Accommodation: Reykjavík

the arrow head mountain in iceland

Today will take you to the beautiful Snæfellsnes peninsula, where you will experience fascinating landscapes. The first stop is at the Ytri-Tunga peninsula, which has a rare pale sandy beach and is home to a seal colony. The seals are often playful and hopefully will let themselves be seen for a photo or two!

 

You'll also visit the famous black church Búðakirkja, before heading to the fishing village of Arnarstapi. There you can walk along the dramatic black coastline, watch the waves crashing against the cliffs, and view a natural rock arch! Other highlights on this day include the black sand beach of Djúpalónssandur, where fishermen used to test their strength on historic lifting stones, and the famous Kirkjufell Mountain. In the evening, you will return to Reykjavík.

Double room at Storm Hotel
Lounge at Storm Hotel
Storm Hotel (or similar)

Double room with private bathroom, breakfast included. Single room available for a surcharge.

Bonus: Lounge & bar

Day 6

Highlights:

Capital Reykjavík

Summary:

Optional Activities: Blue Lagoon

girl bathing in blue lagoon iceland

Today is your last day, but you can be sure to leave with unforgettable memories. If your flight leaves later in the day, you can arrange a visit to the Blue Lagoon or just take a leisurely stroll through downtown Reykjavík to buy a few last souvenirs.

 

Have a safe trip home, and why not visit us again in the summer!

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