From  £995
per person
Tour Highlights
  • Relax in the outdoor hot tub at the hotel
  • Search for the northern lights in winter
  • Visit the impressive Gullfoss waterfall
  • Explore South Iceland
  • Enjoy freshly baked bread at the hotel
  • Admire the mountainous landscape
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Iceland Short Break at the Hotel Grimsborgir

5 Day Tour, from £995 per person

Located in Grimsnes next to Iceland‘s largest freshwater river, the Grimsborgir is a collection of luxury country apartments at the heart of the Golden Circle route. Delight in the picturesque surroundings, beautifully decorated rooms and warm welcoming reception from the hotel’s owners Olafur and Kristin. Enjoy this short break all year round, with each season offering a new experience. During winter months, enjoy scenes of snow capped mountains and frozen rivers viewed from the comfort of a 4-wheel drive vehicle. In the spring and summer months enjoy longer days, lush green landscapes and a warmer climate. 

Tour Itinerary

DAY 1
FLY TO REYKJAVIK
FLY TO REYKJAVIK
Arrive Reykjavik. Collect the car from the airport, drive to the Hotel Grimsborgir and check in for 4 nights. Depending on the time of year, the Grimsborgir and its beautiful location offers unique experiences. During winter months, look for the northern lights whilst visitors in summer can enjoy the midnight sun.
Accommodation
Hotel Grimsborgir
         
DAY 2
SOUTH ICELAND
SOUTH ICELAND
Free day to relax at the Grimsborgir or explore the local area at leisure. Visit Alftavatn and marvel at crystal clear freshwater lakes and rivers which flow through miles of lush green landscapes, rolling hills and vast mountainous ranges. Travel on to Kerid and witness its emerald green lake, formed in the crater of a volcano, which freezes in winter. Experience a region that is perfect for hikers, walkers and photographers of all levels. (B)
Accommodation
Hotel Grimsborgir
         
DAY 3
SOUTH ICELAND
SOUTH ICELAND
Today take a drive to the Golden Circle and encounter a cross-section of Iceland’s natural wonders, geology and history, witnessing Iceland’s unique nature up-close. Stop at Hveragerdi Greenhouse Village and marvel at Iceland’s most famous and picturesque waterfall Gullfoss. Explore the nearby Geysir geothermal area, bubbling with activity, where hot springs are in abundance and Strokkur spouts every 15 minutes. Visit the Geysir Museum, an informative, multimedia exhibition that vividly shows how the forces of nature shaped the country and its people down through the ages. (B)
Accommodation
Hotel Grimsborgir
         
DAY 4
SOUTH ICELAND
SOUTH ICELAND
After breakfast, take a drive to Thingvellir National Park and witness thousands of years of the extreme forces of nature at work. Marvel at varying terrains, from rocky and rugged to vast green landscapes, tall fir trees, vast lakes and pristine rivers. Situated on tectonic plates, the national park covers almost 93 square kilometres and is home to some of the most diverse and stunning scenery in the country. (B)
Accommodation
Hotel Grimsborgir
         
DAY 5
FLY TO THE UK
FLY TO THE UK
Drive to the airport, return the hire vehicle and fly to the UK. (B)

Pricing Information

5 day tour, from £995 per person

Price Includes


  • Return flights in economy class with Icelandair from London Heathrow
  • All airport taxesCar hire 4WD (Suzuki Grand Vitara or similar) including pick up/drop off at Keflavik International Airport, unlimited mileage, airport service charge, CDW/TP insurance and tax*
  • 4 nights accommodation in double/twin room with buffet breakfast at the Hotel Grimsborgir

 


Tour Route Map


  1. Iceland, Keflavik International Airport
  2. Iceland, Hotel Grimsborgir, Selfoss
  3. Iceland, Keflavik International Airport

Tour Accommodation

Hotel Grimsborgir
Hotel Grimsborgir
Hotel Grimsborgir Just a 45 minute drive from Reykjavik, the Grimsborgir is a haven of tranquillity set against a stunning South Icelandic backdrop. Travel just ten minutes to the 6,000 year-old......

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