In the Wake of the Vikings

Greenland & Iceland Travel Service

In the Wake of the Vikings, for groups

Guaranteed daily departures, summer only

Vikings, Sagas & culture!

The keywords for this package are without doubt the Sagas, Vikings and Iceland´s violent history in Reykjavik, West- and South Iceland.

 

During the stay in Iceland, our guests will be accomodated Hotel Örk in Hveragerdi and at hotel in Reykjavik of own choice in rooms with private facilities (the whole group at same hotel). All dinners are pre-fixed and incl. coffee & tea.

 

All transfers and excursions are by private coach and on day 2, 4 & 5 guests are accompanied by experienced English speaking guide. Other languages upon request.

 

Includes

  • Mentioned transfers by private coach
  • Guide day 2, 3 & 4
  • The Golden Circle Tour w. guide
  • West Iceland, full day w. guide
  • Landmannalaugar, full day w. guide
  • Entrance to the Blue Lagoon
  • Entrance Hellisheidi Powerplant
  • Entrance Saga Museum at Perlan
  • 6 x overnights w. private facilities
  • 6 x breakfast buffet
  • 1 x lunchbox
  • 5 x dinner w. coffee / tea

 

Optional

 

Iceland/South Greenland Combined

For those who wish to investigate the exciting history of the Norsemen, it is obvious extending this tour with a stay in South Greenland! Iceland/South Greenland Combined, please click.

Myvatn
Landmannalaugar

In the Wake of the Vikings by private coach

6 nights / 7 days, daily departures from May 01 to Sep 30

Day 1

Departure from Copenhagen and direct flight to Keflavik (approx. 3 hours)

Transfer to hotel in Reykjavik - please click for hotel list

 

Day 2

Breakfast buffet at hotel

Full day guided excursion, "In the Wake of the Vikings":

Reykholt Saga Center - the home of Snorri Sturluson (1179 - 1241)

Lecture about the sagas and Iceland´s ancient history in the basement of the church

Deildartunguhver, the largest hotspring in Europe

The waterfalls of Hraunfossar

Thingvellir National Park (part of the Golden Circle Tour)

Arrival at Hveragerdi and check-in at Hotel Örk

Dinner with coffee/tea and overnight stay at Hotel Örk

 

Day 3

Breakfast buffet at hotel

Full day guided excursion to Landmannalaugar with lunchbox

Viking ruins, Stöng in Thjorsardalur

Return transfer to Hveragerdi

Dinner with coffee/tea at hotel

Overnight stay at Hotel Örk

Day 4

Breakfast buffet at hotel

The Golden Circle - Geysir and Gullfoss with guide

Hellisheidi Powerplant

Guided City-sightseeing in Reykjavik incl. Perlan & The Saga Museum

2-course dinner w. coffee/tea at local restaurant in Reykjavik

Transfer to hotel in Reykjavik as day 1

 

Day 5

Breakfast buffet at hotel

Day at leisure in Reykjavik

2-course dinner w. coffee/tea at local restaurant in Reykjavik

Overnight stay as day 4

Day 6

Breakfast buffet at hotel

Sightseeing Reykjanes

Visit to The Bridge between the Two Continents

Gunnuhver, geothermal area

Entrance to The Blue Lagoon, approx. 1½ hours stay

Evening at leisure (dinner is optional)

Overnight stay as day 5

 

Day 7

Breakfast buffet at hotel

Direct flight to Copenhagen

 

G&ITS, Greenland & Iceland Travel Service - mail@gandits.com - +45 46 98 90 94

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