Join Conway Tours for an uncommon adventure to Iceland, filled with dramatic natural wonders. You’ll discover thundering waterfalls, hot springs, steaming lava fields, massive glaciers, thermal springs and volcanic landscapes. This single hotel stay vacation is based in beautiful downtown Reykjavik, packed with of shops, restaurants and nightlife. From here you'll enjoy a fascinating journey exploring the spectacular highlights of this proud island nation.
Apr. 30; Oct. 1 & 8
Rates include $364 per person in air transportation taxes, fees, & fuel surcharges subject to change. All rates are based out of Boston. Call for rates out of New York.
Please note that this tour is hosted by a local representative that will meet passengers at the airport and accompany Conways group to all planned attractions.
Checked Baggage Charges: Some airlines may impose additional charges for checked baggage. This information will be given with final documents.
Travel Insurance: Conway Tours offers a TripAssure Travel Protection Plan to protect your investment, your belongings and most importantly, you! There are certain restrictions, exclusions and limitations that apply to all coverages and services. Plan benefits, limits, and provisions may vary by state jurisdiction. To review full plan details online, go to: www.tripmate.com/wpar850S. You will receive a Policy (or Description of Coverage for residents of certain states) and Description of 24-Hour Emergency Assistance Services which describes the benefits and limitations in detail. Rate for this program is $175pp.
PASSPORT REQUIRED: Passports are required for this tour at your expense. Iceland requires a minimum of 3 months validity for a passport from date of return home. Travelers that are not US citizens are strongly urged to contact the appropriate consulate for visa information.
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This evening depart on your non-stop jet service to Reykjavik, Iceland.
After an early morning arrival your local tour director will greet you at the airport. Discover Iceland's capital city of Reykjavik on a guided tour. You'll see the old town, shopping districts, Parliament House, Hofdi House and Hallgrim's Church. Later, check into the quaint Center Hotel Plaza ideally located in Reykjavik's downtown area full of shops, restaurants and nightlife. (D)D
This morning enjoy breakfast before a fabulous day of touring. Today discover the "Golden Circle" which highlights many of Iceland's natural wonders and historic sites. Explore Thingvellir National Park where the oldest existing parliament in the world first met in 930 AD. The park also features the geologically significant Mid - Atlantic Ridge where the tectonic plates divide Europe and North America. Continue to the amazing hot springs of Geysir and marvel at the two-tiered Gullfoss Waterfall. Later visit an Icelandic Horse Farm as well as an energy plant that generates electricity and hot water by utilizing geothermal water and steam. (B)B
Today we’ll tour Iceland's beautiful South Coast. You’ll have the opportunity to stand behind the plummeting Seljalandsfoss waterfall (weather permitting). Explore the charming village of Vik surrounded by high bird cliffs as well as its famed black sand beaches. Explore the popular Skogar Museum, one of the best folklore museums in the country featuring old houses made of turf. Lastly you'll have the opportunity to gaze at Selheimajokull Glacier before returning back to your hotel. (B)B
Your whole day is free to do as you please. The downtown area of Reykjavik is Scandinavia in miniature. The capital city is awash with bold colors and filled with espresso cafes, quaint boutiques, tasteful shops, fabulous restaurants, art galleries and museums. Your tour director will be on hand to offer optional tours such as whale watching or an adventure jeep tour. (B,D)
Today journey to the famed Blue Lagoon, a unique geothermal spa located in the middle of a lava field. Relax in the warm, mineral rich water that is sure to rejuvenate the body and the spirit. Feeling refreshed, you depart for your return flight home. (B)B
*Special Northern Lights Excursions: Will be included on one evening of our trip, weather permitting and on October Departures Only.
Stylish and elegant, the 200 room Centerhotel Plaza in Reykjavik is a first-class hotel situated in the heart of the city. With a bright and modern feel, the hotel boasts a warm, welcoming atmosphere complete with oak furnishings throughout. Each guest room has its own free high speed internet connection, flat screen TV, shower, hairdryer, tea & coffee making facilities and a mini bar. Wonderful local shops, restaurants, cafes, art galleries, museums and more are just outside the door leading to endless possibilities during your 4-night stay in this quaint European capital city.