From  £2675
per person
Tour Highlights
  • Tour Iceland's quirky capital Reykjavik
  • Travel to the Geysir hot spring area
  • Enjoy views of the Vatnajokull Glacier
  • Discover Lake Mývatn's natural beauty
  • Journey to Thingvellir National Park
  • Relax in the famous Blue Lagoon
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Iceland Complete Small Group Tour

9 Day Tour, from £2675 per person
Itinerary Dates
2020
29 Apr  -  07 May
06 May  -  14 May
03 Jun  -  11 Jun
10 Jun  -  18 Jun
24 Jun  -  02 Jul
15 Jul  -  23 Jul
10 Aug  -  18 Aug
16 Sep  -  24 Sep

Ideal for the first-time visitor to Iceland, this classic circular tour brings together the natural wonders, majestic landscapes and unique character of the country. Enjoy stunning waterfalls, steaming hot springs, grandiose glaciers and icebergs, ancient lava formations, and dramatic coastlines teeming with wildlife, as well as traditional wooden villages and fascinating historical landmarks.

Following the same itinerary as our very popular Iceland Complete Group Tour but in a much smaller group, this fully escorted small group tour has departures from May to September.


For your comfort and convenience this is a small group tour with a maximum group size of 16 persons.

 

 

 

Tour Itinerary

DAY 1
FLY TO REYKJAVIK
FLY TO REYKJAVIK
Fly to Reykjavik, transfer to the hotel and check in for one night.
DAY 2
REYKJAVIK TO VIK
REYKJAVIK TO VIK

Enjoy a morning tour of Reykjavik before heading through Hveragerdi village. Continue to the Golden Circle and unearth Gullfoss, the ‘Golden Falls’, and the nearby Geysir hot spring area to see the famous Strokkur geyser. Journey along the south shore and stop to admire the waterfalls of Seljalandsfoss and Skogafoss before continuing to Dyrholaey nature reserve. Overnight in Vík area. (B,D*)

 

*Two-course dinner included

 

 
Please note that Dyrholaey is closed during nesting season, approximately mid-May until June 25th.

DAY 3
VIK TO HOFN
VIK TO HOFN

Cross Eldhraun, the largest mass of lava ever to flow on earth, before reaching Kirkjuaejarklaustur. Continue over Skeidararsandur sands to Skaftafell, a beautiful glacial area within Vatnajokull National Park, then continue to Jokulsarlon Glacial Lagoon – a birthplace of icebergs. Throughout the day, enjoy magnificent views of the mighty Vatnajokull Glacier. In the evening, reach the town of Hofn, also famous for its excellent ‘langoustines’ (Norway lobsters), and opt for an optional dinner at a local restaurant. Overnight in Hofn area. (B)

 

Optional excursions: Boat tour on the Iceberg Lagoon | 45 mins |
                                   Super jeep tour on Vatnajokull glacier | 4 hrs |

 

 

DAY 4
HOFN TO EGILSSTADIR
HOFN TO EGILSSTADIR

Drive from Hofn through Almannaskard pass, stopping en route to admire the majestic coastline. Continue to the magnificent East Fjord mountains passing through coastal fjord villages. Overnight in Egilsstadir area. (B,D*)

 

*Two-course dinner included

DAY 5
EGILSSTADIR TO LAKE MYVATN
EGILSSTADIR TO LAKE MYVATN

Explore the highland plateau Modrudalsoaefi and, en route to Lake Myvatn, stop at Dettifoss. Visit Namaskard pass with its boiling mud pools and vibrant colours. Discover the natural beauty of the Lake Myvatn area, including the pseudo craters at Skutustadir and Laxa Salmon River. Overnight in Myvatn area. (B,D*)

 

*Two-course dinner included

 

 
Optional excursions: Myvatn Nature Baths | Flexible time |
                                   Horse riding in Myvatn/Safarihestar | 1-2 hrs |

 

 

DAY 6
LAKE MYVATN TO SIGLUFJORDUR
LAKE MYVATN TO SIGLUFJORDUR

After breakfast, explore the peculiar lava formations at Dimmuborgir. Travel to Akureyri, making a stop at the magnificent Godafoss Waterfall and the old turf farm, Laufas. Reach Akureyri and walk through the colourful northern ’capital’ of Iceland before continuing along the coastal road of Eyjafjordur towards the town of Siglufjordur. Overnight in Siglufjordur. (B,D*)

 

*Two-course dinner included

 

Optional excursions: Sailing/Sea angling/Whale watching (dep. on season) Akureyri | 3 - 3.5 hrs |       

 

 

DAY 7
SIGLUFJORDUR TO BORGARNES
SIGLUFJORDUR TO BORGARNES

In the morning, visit Siglufjordur‘s Herring Museum and learn more about when Siglufjordur was transformed into a herring boom town, thanks to a large migration of herring. Continue to Skagafjordur, home of the unique Icelandic horse, towards the village of Blonduos on the river Blanda. Cross Holtavorduheidi plateau through Borgarfjordur to the town of Borgarnes. Overnight in Borgarnes area. (B,D*)

 

*Two-course dinner included

DAY 8
BORGARNES TO REYKJAVIK
BORGARNES TO REYKJAVIK

Today continue to Deildartunguhver, the most powerful hot spring in the world. Stop at the Hraunfossar Waterfalls before continuing to Lake Thingvallavatn and Thingvellir National Park, the ancient site of the world’s first outdoor parliament. Overnight in Reykjavik. (B)

DAY 9
FLY TO THE UK
FLY TO THE UK
Enjoy a visit and a bathe in the famous Blue Lagoon. Transfer to airport for the flight back to UK. (B)

Pricing Information

9 day tour, from £2675 per person
(Single person supplement + £580)

Price Includes

  • Return International Flights from the UK to Iceland 
  • Airport taxes
  • Accommodation in three-star/four-star hotels
  • Meals as specified (B= breakfast, L= lunch, D= dinner)
  • All transfers and transportation*
  • Sightseeing with English-speaking guide
  • Entrance fees on sightseeing tours as specified

*Return airport transfers by Flybus plus shuttle



 


Price Excludes


  • Travel Insurance
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Optional excursions


 


Price Includes

Price Excludes

Price Notes

We reserve the right to alter the route without prior notice due to road conditions. Icelandair offers flights to Iceland from London Heathrow, London Gatwick, Manchester, Aberdeen and Glasgow so please contact us for further information.



 


Itinerary Dates From Price Single Room Supp.  
29 Apr 2020
-
07 May 2020
£2675 £580
06 May 2020
-
14 May 2020
£2675 £580
03 Jun 2020
-
11 Jun 2020
£3135 £860
10 Jun 2020
-
18 Jun 2020
£3135 £860
24 Jun 2020
-
02 Jul 2020
£3135 £860
15 Jul 2020
-
23 Jul 2020
£3135 £860
10 Aug 2020
-
18 Aug 2020
£3135 £860
16 Sep 2020
-
24 Sep 2020
£2985 £780

Tour Route Map


  1. Iceland, Reykjavik
  2. Iceland, Borgarnes
  3. Iceland, Reykholt
  4. Iceland, Reykjanes Peninsula
  5. Iceland, Blue Lagoon
  6. Iceland, Gullfoss
  7. Iceland, Geysir
  8. Iceland, Strokkur
  9. Iceland, Laugarvatin
  10. Iceland, Eyjafjallajokull
  11. Iceland, Thingvellir National Park
  12. Iceland, Reykjavik

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