Iceland Complete 2018 - 9 days

Guided coach tour - Summer - 9 days

Iceland Complete 2018 - 9 days

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Guided coach tour - Summer - 9 days

The Iceland Complete 9 day tour is a comprehensive package. Experience Iceland complete holidays with natural wonders, majestic landscapes and unique characteristics of the country. This complete Iceland escorted travel is an all-encompassing classic tour providing a mix of culture and magnificent nature and is guaranteed to enrich you with the most fulfilling and memorable vacations ever.

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IT03 Map

AVAILABLE:
April 25 to September 26

DURATION:
9 days, 8 nights.

TOUR ID:
IT03

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Included

    7 day guided tour as per itinerary from/to Reykjavík
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    Accommodation 2 nights w/breakfast and w/facilities in Reykjavík
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    Accommodation 6 nights w/breakfast and w/facilities in countryside
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    5 dinners in the countryside (dinner in Siglufjordur not included)
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    Herring-Era Museum Entrance
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    Entrance to Laufás folk museum incl. refreshments
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    Horse show in Skagafjörður
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Not Included

    Beverages and lunches
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    Dinners in Reykjavík and Siglufjordur
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Itinerary

Day 1. Arrival / Pre night


Transfer to Reykjavík is on your own, we recommend using Flybus Plus. Overnight stay in Reykjavík (transfers not included). Dinner is on your own.

Highlights: Reykjavík

Day 2. Geysir - Gullfoss – Skógar - Dyrhólaey – Vík


The tour begins with a short city sightseeing of Reykjavík. From Reykjavík we head through the village of Hveragerði to explore Gullfoss, the Golden Waterfall, and the nearby Geysir hot spring area to see the famous Great Geysir and the very active Strokkur that spouts every few minutes. There are numerous other hot springs and boiling mud pools in the area. Continue along the south shore and stop to admire the waterfalls Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss before we continue to Dyrhólaey* nature reserve. Continue to the small town of Vík.

Highlights: Exploding Geysers - Waterfalls - Seabird Colony - Black Sand Beaches of the South Shore

Overnight and dinner: Vík area

*Please note that Dyrholaey is closed during nesting season in spring, middle May until June 23rd

Day 3. Vík – Skaftafell National Park – Jökulsárlón Glacial Lagoon – Höfn


Cross Eldhraun, the most extensive lava field ever to flow on the face of the earth in historical times, before reaching the small town of Kirkjubæjarklaustur, a former site of a 12th century Catholic convent. The tour continues over Skeiðarársandur flood plains to Skaftafell National Park. Continue to the stunning Jökulsárlón Glacial Lagoon with huge icebergs floating on the lagoon. Throughout the day we have magnificent views of the mighty Vatnajökull Glacier. Today ends in Höfn area, which is a seacoast village located near the glacier.

Highlights: Lava Fields - Glacial Lagoon with Icebergs - Europe’s Largest Glacier

Overnight and dinner: Höfn area

Day 4. Höfn – East Fjords – Egilsstaðir


Today you will travel from Höfn through Almannaskarð Pass and stop to admire the majestic coastline. Continue to the towering mountains that form the magnificent East Fjords. Pass through coastal fjord villages on your way to Egilsstadir.

Highlights: Narrow Fjords - Steep Mountains - Picturesque Coastline

Overnight and dinner: Egilsstaðir area

Day 5. Lake Mývatn Area


Explore the empty vastness of Möðrudalsöræfi, the highland desert plateau, heading towards the Lake Mývatn area. On the way, stop at Dettifoss, Europe's most powerful waterfall. Visit Námaskarð Pass with boiling mud pools and vibrant colors. Explore the natural beauty of the Lake Mývatn area, including the Skútustaðagígar pseudo craters and Laxá salmon river. The Mývatn area is famous for being the home to more species of ducks than any other place on Earth, with very diverse birdlife in general.

Highlights: Lake Mývatn Area - Highland Desert - Bizarre Lava Formations - Geothermal & Volcanic Activity - Rich Birdlife - Protected Salmon River

Overnight and dinner: Mývatn area

Day 6. Lake Mývatn - Akureyri - Siglufjordur


Start the day by exploring the strange lava formations at Dimmuborgir. Afterwards, visit the picturescue Akureyri town, the largest in North Iceland, making a stop enroute at the magnificent Goðafoss waterfall and the old turf farm Laufás. The town has charming buildings and beautiful view of the Eyjafjordur Fjord. After spending some time in Akureyri, continue along the coastal roads of Eyjafjordur and the Troll Peninsula. This is a beautiful drive along steep mountains with amazing views over the Arctic Sea and black sand coastline. Siglufjordur town has some of the finest timber buildings in the country, beautifully restored to their original glory. The evening and dinner is on your own at one of the town's restaurants. Siglufjordur is a very enjoyable and friendly town for an evening stroll.

Highlights: Waterfall “Of the Gods” - Folk Museum - The beautiful Troll Peninsula

Overnight: Siglufjordur. Dinner is on your own tonight.

Day 7. Skagafjörður - Borgarnes


We start the day by visiting Siglufjordur's award winning Herring-Era Museum. After that majestic mountains and narrow passes lead to Skagafjörður. Here we will have an introduction of the unique Icelandic horse that has a special fifth gait - the so called tölt. Continue towards the village of Blönduós built on the banks of the river Blanda with Hrútey Island, a protected nature reserve located in this excellent salmon fishing river. Cross Holtavörðuheiði plateau through Borgarfjörður to the beautiful town of Borgarnes.

Highlights: Fertile Farmlands - Glacial Rivers - Unique Viking Horse with Demonstration

Overnight and dinner: Borgarnes area

Day 8. Borgarfjörður - Þingvellir National Park - Reykjavík


Drive to Deildartunguhver, the largest hot spring in the world. A stop will be made to admire the beautiful Hraunfossar and Barnafossar waterfalls, before we continue via Hvalfjörður Fjord to Lake Þingvallavatn, the largest lake in the country, and Þingvellir National Park, the ancient site of Alþingi, the oldest parliament in the world.

Highlights: Europe’s Largest Hot Spring - Picturesque Waterfalls - National Park with Geological Wonders (UNESCO)

Overnight: Reykjavík. Dinner is on your own.

Day 9. Departure


Departure day (transfer not included but can be booked on request)

Tour Dates

April 25, 2018 English Guaranteed
May 02, 2018 English Guaranteed
May 09, 2018 English Guaranteed
May 16, 2018 English Guaranteed
May 21, 2018 English Guaranteed Sold out
May 23, 2018 English Guaranteed Sold out
June 04, 2018 English Guaranteed
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September 19, 2018 English Guaranteed
September 26, 2018 English Guaranteed

Price Information

April 25, 2018 - April 30, 2018:
Price per person in a double/twin room 259038 ISK (2102 EUR)
Price per person in a single room 324228 ISK (2631 EUR)
May 01, 2018 - May 31, 2018:
Price per person in a double/twin room 291509 ISK (2366 EUR)
Price per person in a single room 374535 ISK (3039 EUR)
June 01, 2018 - August 31, 2018:
Price per person in a double/twin room 344400 ISK (2795 EUR)
Price per person in a single room 480930 ISK (3903 EUR)
September 01, 2018 - September 26, 2018:
Price per person in a double/twin room 329639 ISK (2675 EUR)
Price per person in a single room 441569 ISK (3583 EUR)

Payments & Terms

20% Deposit
Cancellation Policy
Time of cancellation for individual traveller(s):
More than 3 weeks (22+ days) prior to arrival: deposit (20%) charged
3 weeks (21 days) and more than 1 week (8 days): 50% charged
1 week (7 days) and more than 72 hours: 75% charged
72 hours' notice and less: 100% charged

Useful Information: Here you will find other information for this tour.


Maximum group size: 36 persons.



Day 1 of the itinerary is the arrival date.



A non refundable deposit of 20%, of the total package price should reach TOURIS within 3 days of confirmation of booking and full payment not later than 6 weeks prior to tour departure. In case of delay on payments, TOURIS will reserve the right to treat this as a cancellation and withdraw its confirmation of the services.


Every detail regarding the booking must be included, in order for TOURIS to ensure efficiency, including the passengers´ name, flight information, all accommodation, tours and other services.


TOURIS accepts Visa and Mastercard for the payment of this tour.

Travel Insurance:
To avoid dispute in case of cancellation, we strongly recommend that our clients purchase a comprehensive travel insurance in their home country, that covers your cost should you have to cancel your tour. This kind of travel insurance is usually not expensive and it frequently covers other risks too.


Children 6-11 years old travelling with 2 adults and sharing 1 DBL room: 25% discount (valid only per 1 child)
Children 12 years and older pay full price as adults.
It is not recommended that children 0-5 years old travel on scheduled tours.


Prices may change without prior notice. If an incorrect price has been listed, we reserve the right to refuse, cancel or limit any order placed at the incorrect price.