From  £1695
per person
Tour Highlights
  • Explore Þingvellir National Park & see the famous Strokkur Geysir
  • Discover Skógafoss & Seljalandsfoss waterfall
  • Take the ferry to the Westman Islands
  • See the Eyjafjallajökull volcano & stop at Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon
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Volcanoes & Glaciers of Iceland Group Tour

6 Day Tour, from £1695 per person
Itinerary Dates
2022
02 Jun  -  07 Jun
07 Jul  -  12 Jul
14 Jul  -  19 Jul
11 Aug  -  16 Aug
18 Aug  -  23 Aug
15 Sep  -  20 Sep

Icebergs, glaciers, hot springs and volcanoes are plentiful in Iceland, being one of the most geologically young and active areas in the world. This tour offers the perfect opportunity to witness and experience the marvels of Mother Nature in its purest form, exploring the main attractions of South Iceland, including the Westman Islands.

Discover wonders such as Strokkur geysir, Eyjafjallajökull volcano, Gullfoss waterfall and Vatnajökull glacier, as well as the magnificent natural landscape that surrounds them.

For your comfort and convenience this group tour is also offered with a maximum group size of 16 persons. Please ask our Iceland Specialists for departure dates and prices.

Tour Itinerary

DAY 1
FLY TO REYKJAVIK
Harpa Concert Hall in Reykjavík - Iceland

Arrive at Keflavík airport and transfer to your hotel in Reykjavík. Wander around Iceland’s cultural capital which boasts dozens of fine restaurants, bars, museums and galleries.

 

Optional excursions: Whale Watching from Reykjavík (3-3.5 hours)

DAY 2
REYKJAVIK TO WESTMAN ISLANDS
Heimaey cliffs in the Westman Islands - Iceland

Depart Reykjavik and travel along the south coast to Landeyjarhöfn harbour and then on to the pier at Bakkafjara. En route visit the Lava Centre - an interactive, high-tech educational exhibition depicting volcanic activity, earthquakes and the creation of Iceland over millions of years - and stop at Seljalandsfoss waterfall.

 

Board the ferry to Vestmannaeyjar (the Westman Islands), one of Iceland’s most distinctive locations and home to an abundance of wildlife, particularly birds. Explore the extraordinary volcanic landscape of Heimaey, the largest island in the Vestmannaeyjar archipelago, and the most populated island off the Icelandic coast. Visit windy Stórhöfði and enjoy fantastic views from the top of the ridge. Walk up to the crater of a recently erupted volcano, explore the flora of a new lava field and visit Eldheimar museum. In the afternoon, enjoy some free time to explore the island at leisure. Overnight in the Westman Islands depending on weather conditions. (B)

 

 

DAY 3
WESTMAN ISLANDS TO VIK
Skógafoss Waterfall - Iceland

Take the ferry back from the Westman Islands and travel further on through fertile farmland and glacial rivers before reaching the spectacular Skógafoss waterfall. Embark on a soft glacier hike on Sólheimajökull glacier or enjoy an easy kayak tour in a natural lagoon that flows out from Sólheimajökull. Continue to the black sands of Reynisfjara beach and be amazed by the  powerful waves and amazing basalt column features carved by the powerful ocean. Overnight in Vik area. (B)

 

Optional excursions: Canyon Zipline Adventure (1.5-2 hours)

 

 

 

 

DAY 4
VATNAJOKULL NATIONAL PARK
Icebergs at Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon - Iceland

Visit Vatnajökull National Park, one of Iceland’s most outstanding areas of natural beauty. The area is dominated by incredible views of mighty Vatnajökull, Europe’s largest glacier. Cross Eldhraun lava fields before reaching Skaftafell, a beautiful glacier-ringed valley in Vatnajökull National Park. Continue to Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon, where huge icebergs float and grind together in the deep waters, and embark on a zodiac boat tour. Return to Vík for a stroll along the black sandy beach.  Overnight in Vik area. (B, D*)

 

*Three-course dinner included

 

Optional excursions: Evening Black Beach Horseback Riding (1.5 hours)

DAY 5
VIK TO REYKJAVIK
Strokkur Geyser in Iceland

Head for the Geysir geothermal fields and view steaming hot springs, bubbling mud pools and the famous Strokkur geyser, a hot spring that spouts every few minutes. Continue to one of Iceland’s most impressive waterfalls, Gullfoss, before reaching the popular Þingvellir National Park, where the ancient parliament met for centuries on the shores of Iceland’s largest natural lake, Þingvallavatn. Late afternoon head back to Reykjavík for overnight stay. (B)

 

 

DAY 6
FLY TO THE UK
Blue lagoon - Iceland

Enjoy a visit to Blue Lagoon for a unique bathing experience. Transfer to airport for the flight back to UK. (B)

Pricing Information

6 day tour, from £1695 per person
(Single person supplement + £350)

Price Includes

  • Return international flights from the UK to Iceland
  • All airport taxes and security charges
  • 5 nights accommodation in three-star/four-star hotels
  • All transfers and transportation*
  • Ferry tickets to Westman Islands
  • Excursion - Soft glacier hike on Sólheimajökull glacier or easy kayak tour
  • Excursion - Zodiac boat tour at Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon
  • Sightseeing with English-speaking guide
  • Meals as specified by BLD (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)

*Return airport transfers by Flybus plus shuttle



 


Price Excludes

  • Travel Insurance
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Optional excursions
  • Any meals not specified in the itinerary

Price Includes

Price Excludes

Price Notes

  • Price per adult is based on two people sharing on stays in September 2022 and there may be supplements for travel in peak season. Speak to your Regent Specialist for details.
  • International flights from the UK are based out of London in economy class.
  • 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  
02 Jun 2022
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07 Jun 2022
07 Jul 2022
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12 Jul 2022
14 Jul 2022
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19 Jul 2022
SOLD OUT
11 Aug 2022
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16 Aug 2022
18 Aug 2022
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23 Aug 2022
SOLD OUT
15 Sep 2022
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20 Sep 2022

Tour Route Map


  1. Iceland, Reykjavik
  2. Iceland, Westman Islands
  3. Iceland, Skogafoss waterfall
  4. Iceland, Vik
  5. Iceland, Jokulsarlon Glacial Lagoon
  6. Iceland, Vik
  7. Iceland, Reykjavik
  8. Iceland, Blue Lagoon

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