Aurora Adventure in Höfn - Northern Lights
Aurora Adventure in Höfn - Northern Lights– Iceland –5 days / 4 nights, Reykjavik - Vatnajokull Glacier - Skaftafell - Glacial Lagoon - Höfn - South East coast - ReykjavikAdmire the Northern Lights in the realm of Vatnajökull, Europe's largest glaciers. The Northern Lights are one of the most spectacular natural phenomena, visible on clear and crisp winter nights in Iceland. Visit Höfn, a small fishing town in South East Iceland; capture scenic views of Vatnajökull, visit the Glacier Exhibition, and go in search of the incredible show of the Aurora Borealis dancing and lighting up the sky above the Arctic region.
|Operation||October 1, 2016 - March 31, 2017|
|Departure||Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays
October 1, 2016 - March 31, 2017
No departures from December 21, 2016 – January 4, 2017
|Price||Center Hotel Plaza and Hotel Höfn
from $765 per person in double room
from $850 single room
Icelandair Hotel Reykjavik Natura
from $840 per person in double room
from $910 single room
Above rates are for the period of
Nov 1 - Dec 31, 2015
Other dates and rates on request
|Included||2 nights Reykjavik hotel with private facilities
2 nights at Hotel Höfn
Breakfast buffet daily
Round-trip flight Reykjavik - Höfn - Reykjavik
Transfers to/from airport in Höfn
|Not Included||International airfare / airport taxes
Arrival & departure airport transfer to/from Keflavik Airport
Entrance to the Glacier Exhibition
Meals, except those listed above
Any service not specifically listed under "included"
Personal insurance / personal items
$25 Service fee
|Please Note||This is a non-escorted tour. Excursions are with guide|
|Tour Options||Activities available at Höfn are optional at extra cost, please see "More-Info"|
|More Information||Aurora Adventure optional excursions|
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Day 1 ARRIVAL REYKJAVIK Arrival in Iceland. Transfer on your own to hotel in Reykjavik. Check in and get yourself comfortable for your overnight stay (airport transfer not included). Rest of day open for your own activities.
Reykjavik is an ideal city for a stylish Scandinavian getaway. The numerous art galleries and museums, as well as superb restaurants and cafés, are perfect for discovering the city's unique culture and cuisine.
There are abundant choices of optional tours available and it is easy to visit some of the well-known natural attraction in the country, such as the Golden Circle, the Blue Lagoon, glaciers, volcanoes, waterfalls and more.
Overnight in Reykjavik at your selected hotel choice.
Highlights: Reykjavik / Hallgrimskirkja / Tjornin / Perlan
Airport transfer: Arrival via Blue Lagoon
Blue Lagoon Entrance and Extras
Day 2 REYKJAVIK - HÖFN - NORTHERN LIGHTS (B) Flight to Höfn - Day of leisure - Scenic walk through town
In the early morning, transfer on your own to Reykjavik Domestic Airport (cabs plentiful) and take flight to Höfn on the Southeast coast of Iceland (flight times vary, depending on flight season and availability). The flight duration is approximately one hour
You will be met at the airport in Höfn by a local driver for a short transfer to the hotel. Check in and receive further information about your stay and optional activities available. Afterwards, you can take a scenic walk on your own through the village and down to the harbor, where you might see fishermen land their catch of the day.
You might also consider booking optional guided tours for hunting Northern Lights.
Overnight in Höfn
Day 3 GLACIER EXPERIENCE - NORTHERN LIGHTS HUNT (B) Explore Höfn and surroundings.
Höfns proximity to Vatnajökull Glacier provides great opportunities to experience glacial wonders in the region. We recommend taking an optional tour to Jokulsarlon, the Glacier Lagoon, where you might see seals swimming between the huge floating icebergs. Other opportunities might include glacier walking in Skaftafell, a glacier-ringed nature preserve in Vatnajökull National Park. and visiting the new Thorbergur Cultural Centre near the Glacial Lagoon, honoring a favorite Icelandic author.
In the evening check out optional guided tours hunting the Northern Lights.
Overnight in Höfn.
Highlights: Höfn / Jökulsarlon
Day 4 DAY AT LEISURE - REYKJAVIK (B) Spend the morning enjoying optional leisure activities in the area or simply enjoying the small town atmosphere. In the afternoon, fly back to Reykjavik. Transfer on your own to hotel in Reykjavik. Evening at your leisure to enjoy the cityäs restaurants, swimming pools and culture.
Overnight in Reykjavik
Day 5 DEPARTURE REYKJAVIK (B) If your departure flight is in the afternoon, you might want to visit one of the numerous museums or art galleries scattered around the city. Perhaps you'll stroll along the seaside paths, breathing in the pristine North Atlantic air. We recommend departing your hotel no later than three hours before your light.
On your own, transfer to Keflavik airport for international flight. Transfer not included, but we would be happy to arrange it for you. We can also assist you with extending your trip with hotel nights and tour add-ons.
Highlights: Reykjavik / Laugardalur / Hofdi / Reykjavik City Museum / Kjarvalsstadir / National Museum / Reykjavik Art Museum
Optional: Airport transfer with Flybus Plus
Please note: The northern lights are a natural phenomenon and sightings, therefore, cannot be guaranteed.