The lake was formed after a massive volcanic eruption thousands of years ago and is also situated near a volcanic zone. The lakes is a national conservation area and one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country.
A modern city with an old charm. From sightseeing tours around the city to excursions, shopping trips, eating out, concerts, health, spas, exhibitions and nightlife, there is something for visitors or every persuasion to enjoy all year around
“Symbol of the Icelandic Consciousness”, is in a rift valley between the American and European geological plates and Lake Thingvellir contains species of fish found nowhere else. There has been a church at the site of Thingvellir since the introduction of Christianity but the church that stands there now was built in 1859.
Iceland enjoys a surprisingly warm and pleasant summer. It is the native´s favorite time of the year because one can easily explore the vastness and pureness of highlands and other uninhabited areas. The days are never-ending and strolling past the “Midnight Sun” is a unique experience. Summers also offer a great choice of activities for visitors like mountain biking, diving, cliff hanging, kayaking or glacier-skiing. You can also go for boat safari to spot the magnificent whales. And of course this is the favorite time to spot wild flowers and the beautiful ‘Puffins’.
Group arrives in the day and on the way to the hotel from airport, we stop at the Blue Lagoon for 2-3 hours. The Geothermal pools helps you get relaxed after the flight. You can enjoy shopping at the Blue Lagoons stores which has Icelandic clothes and great skin-care products. Drive toward the Golden Circle and the group spends the night in a traditional Icelandic Bungalow. Drive: 50 Kms
In and out Golden Circle
It will be an early rise for the group as we go to marvel the Golden Circle. From there we will head south where we will witness the Majestic waterfall, Seljalandsfoss. Drive to the destination, where the group will spend the night, close to Jokulsarlon, Vík and Höfn. Drive: 362 Kms/Approximate time of travel 4.30 hours
Heading towards Mývatn
We start early for a long and exciting day towards Mývatn. Our first stop will be at Jokulsarlon. From here we will drive along the East Coast of Iceland by passing amazing sceneries and dynamic mountain views. We do have a dinner option at Egillstadir; from there we head towards the incredible Mývatn to spend the next three days. Drive: Drive 550 kms/Approximate time of travel 7 hours
Tour begins around Mývatn for the next three days. We get to visit Dettifoss, the biggest waterfall of Europe and Queen of all mountains of Iceland, Herdubreid. There is much to explore in this part of the island. Drive: 150 Kms
In and out Mývatn
Champion picks you up in the early morning. We go for whale watching and observe the gentle giants in their natural habitat. It is an experience in itself to watch the biggest mammals up close. We will also enjoy bathing in cave cracks that day. Drive: 100 Kms
After spending half a day in Mývatn, the Champion drives the group back to Reykjavík. During the trip we will stop at many different, stunning places like Godafoss, Akureyri and other destination to enjoy the spectacular views. The group spends the night at a good hotel. Drive: 600 Kms / Approximate time of travel 6 hours
Back to capital city
Once back in the capital city the group will have plenty of activities to choose from, including swimming in geothermal waters for relaxation, shopping and visiting the local museums. The group goes back to the hotel where they can rest and pack up for their flight the next day.
The troop flies back home with the sweet memories of Iceland.
The following tips will ensure that you have a fun-filled trip to Iceland:
Dream Iceland offers personalized tour packages for travelers. We have two basic plans that are designed specifically for that respective season; it will help you get to experience everything the island has to offer. We will locate a personalized champion that will be with you through-out the tour to show you Iceland “Through the eyes of local”. He will help with everything you require during the tour, right from finding best food or even get you a local sim-card. As soon as you make up your mind, we will locate a personal dedicated planner for you, who will guide you getting Visa, Flights Tickets or Travel Insurance. He will also provide all the information you may require for Iceland. Cost of tour package depends on your group size as well as the time of travel, depending on the season. For 2015, Dream Iceland’s summer package (seven nights and eight days) would cost 2300 Euros/Person in a group of eight, which is the most preferred group size to travel with us. However if you wish to travel in a smaller group, please feel free to reach out to us. We will get back to you with all answers of your queries. We wish to have a hustle free “Dream Vacation” for you. For Cancellation, Amendment and Refund policy, please click here.
We at Dream Iceland wish you to enjoy the best out of Iceland during your holidays. From our past 10 years’ experience, we have learnt that travellers enjoy a lot and get the feel of Iceland if they taste the local food, stay around nature and amazing landscapes of Iceland.
Hence we have carefully designed the two best packages that will amaze you with the beauty of the Iceland. Your package cost includes…
· Car rent
· Airport Transfer
· Entry tickets and ferry tickets to sight-seeing places which are mentioned in itinerary
· Champion’s fees
· Champion’s accommodation
Package cost does not include…
· Visa Charges
· Travel Insurance
· Food / Meals
· Additional / Personal use of vehicle
· Any extra excursion or sightseeing apart from specified itinerary
· Any personal expenses, room services, and special offers, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, laundry etc.
However, our back office will assist you in getting visa, and booking your flight from your country. Your champion will also help you find best restaurants that suit your taste buds. Your Champion is your best buddy at Iceland, and if you require any help during your tour at Iceland, he will assist you with it.