Iceland: Land of Fire & Ice
TOUR HIGHLIGHTS & INCLUSIONS
- Roundtrip Airfare from CID
- Guest Protection Plan
- Deluxe Motorcoach Transportation
- 6 Nights Quality Accommodations
- 11 Meals: 6 Breakfasts | 5 Dinners
- Professional Tour Manager
- Itinerary Activity Admissions
- Reykjavik City Tour
- Viking World Museum
- The Famous Golden Circle
- Seljalandsfoss Waterfalls
- Skogafoss Waterfalls
- Glacial Lagoon
- Reynisfjara Black Sand Beach
- Lava Center Museum
Night 1 - Overnight Flight
Night 2 - Centerhotel Plaza – Reykjavik, IS
Night 3 - Icelandair Flúðir – Flúðir, IS
Night 4 - Icelandair Klaustur – Kirkjubaejarklaustur, IS
Night 5 - Hof 1 Hotel – Hof, IS
Nights 6 & 7 - Centerhotel Plaza – Reykjavik, IS
Day 1 - Fly to Iceland
Climb aboard for an overnight flight across the Atlantic. Enjoy in-flight entertainment and meal service as we start our vacation to the Land of
Fire and Ice.
Day 2 – Arrive in Reykjavik / Viking Museum / City Tour
After a morning arrival in Iceland, we will board a deluxe motorcoach and begin our journey. One of our first stops will be the Viking World Museum. Here, we will learn about Iceland’s fascinating history and view the replica of a Viking ship. Afterwards, we’ll enjoy a tour of Reykjavik, the largest city and capital of Iceland. Settled by the Norseman in the 9th century, Reykjavik has been molded through the centuries by various economic, political, and artistic influences. It stands as a fascinating example of human survival and ingenuity amidst inhospitable and unpredictable surroundings. This evening we will gather for dinner and look forward to experiencing the wonders of Iceland.
Day 3 - The Golden Circle
Today we will be immersed in the rugged beauty of Iceland as we travel around the famous Golden Circle. We’ll begin at Thingvellir National Park, where the North American and Eurasian tectonic plates meet. Icelanders gathered here in AD 930 and established one of the world’s first parliaments. We’ll continue on and experience the breathtaking force of Iceland’s geysers as we visit Geysir and Strokkur. Afterwards, we’ll be inspired by the power and beauty of Gulfoss Waterfall. Tonight, we’ll relax in the quaint town of Fludir.
Meals: B, D
Day 4 - Seljalandsfoss / Skógafoss / Reynisfjara
Today we’ll drive along the stunning southern coast of Iceland and stop to marvel at the beauty of Seljalandsfoss waterfall. The grandeur of Iceland will continue as we visit Skógafoss waterfall, one of the largest in the country. Afterwards, we’ll see the famous black sand beach of Reynisfjara and its crashing waves. Tonight, our home will be in the small town of Kirkjubaejarklaustar.
Meals: B, D
Day 5 - Skaftafell / Jökulsárlón Glacial Lagoon
The landscape will change rapidly this morning as we continue east to Skaftafell, home of the largest glacier in Europe and Iceland’s highest mountains. Afterwards, we will travel even further east to the Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon. This incredible site includes blue water, floating icebergs, and a mountainous backdrop. This evening we’ll relax nearby and enjoy the serene surroundings.
Meals: B, D
Day 6 – Lava Center Museum / Blue Lagoon / Reykjavik
Our journey back to Reykjavik will begin today, but not before taking in more of Iceland’s beauty. We’ll make a stop at the Lava Centre Museum where we’ll learn about Iceland’s volcanic activities and its impact on the country. As we get closer to Reykjavik, we’ll have the opportunity to visit the Blue Lagoon. This famous geothermal spa is one of the most visited attractions in Iceland. This evening we’ll return to Reykjavik.
Day 7 - Free Day in Reykjavik
Today we’ll have the opportunity to relax and explore Reykjavik. This city has many wonderful museums, shops, restaurants, and attractions.
Perhaps explore the waterfront, shop along the busy street of Laugavegur, or visit the National Museum of Iceland. Tonight, we’ll rejoin the group for a final dinner where we can reminisce about the amazing experiences we’ve had.
Meals: B, D
Day 8 - Travel Home
Today our journey comes to an end. We’ll board our flight home and reflect on the unforgettable and distinct beauty of the Land of Fire and Ice.
TRIP COST PER PERSON
Double - $5,690
Single - $6,690
*Cost Includes Guest Protection Plan
HOW TO RESERVE YOUR SPACE
To reserve your space on our inclusive Iceland tour, please complete the following steps…
Call Gold Crown Travel & Tour to check availability: 319-366-3766
Print and complete this “Reservation Form”
•Each traveler must complete and sign a separate form
$695 Deposit (Includes Guest Protection Plan) – Due at Time of Reservation
Final Payment – April 29, 2019
*Tour Deposit is FULLY REFUNDABLE until Final Payment Date.