UNESCO Heritage Explorer

Semi Escorted TourIceland and Greenland

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From $4,755 USD
June 13 - August 22, 2018
8 Days / 7 Nights

UNESCO Heritage Explorer, 8-day tour to Iceland and Greenland. Visit Gullfoss, Geysir, Thingvellir, South Greenland, Narsarsuaq and Viking settlements.

Overview


This tour celebrates the UNESCO sites of Iceland and South Greenland. Start in Iceland with visits to the Krysuvik geothermal area, Blue Lagoon, both in Reykjanes Unesco Geopark, and the Golden Circle route with the World Heritage site of Thingvellir National Park, Geysir Hot Springs area, and Gullfoss. In Greenland, explore UNESCO World Heritage gems such as Qassiasuk and Igaliko where you will find remains from the area's proud Viking settlements.

Operation

June 13 - August 22, 2018

Departure

Wednesdays:
June 13, 20, 27
July 4, 11, 18, 25
August 1, 8, 15, 22 

Price

  • from $4,755 per person in double room
  • from $6,330 single room

Included

  • Air Iceland flight Keflavik - Narsarsuaq, round trip
  • Airport taxes
  • Transfers
  • 7 nights hotel accommodation with private facilities
  • Breakfast buffet daily
  • Guided walk of Narsarsuaq
  • Golden Circle excursion
  • City tour of Reykjavik
  • 1 x dinner in Iceland
  • 2 x dinners in Greenland
  • Destination guide in Greenland
  • Local guide in Iceland

Not Included

  • Optional excursions
  • Gratuities
  • Personal insurance / personal items
  • $25 Service fee

Please note

  • This is an independent tour. Excursions are with English speaking guide.
  • Rates are subject to change without notice.

Tour Options

Day 1 REYKJAVIK

Arrival to Keflavik Airport. Private pick-up by our local representative and transfer to your hotel in Reykjavik. If time allows we will go via Krysuvik.

Included meals: None

Fosshotel Reykjavik**** or similar

Day 2 REYKJAVIK - OPTIONAL EXCURSION (B)

Breakfast at the hotel. Morning city sightseeing of Reykjavik including the town of Hafnarfjördur where we visit the Fish Market, the open air museum Arbaer, one of the outdoor swimming pools and the towering Hallgrim's Church. We also pass through the old town, the harbour, the summit-meeting house Höfdi and the House of Parliament. Afternoon at leisure in Reykjavik.

Included meals: Breakfast

Fosshotel Reykjavik**** or similar

GOLDEN CIRCLE - GULFOSS - GEYSIR (B, D)

Today's excursion is one of the most popular day trips in Iceland: The Golden Circle, taking you to three world-renowned sites. We experience the majestic waterfalls at Gullfoss, the erupting hot springs at Geysir, with Strokkur erupting every 7-10 minutes, Thingvellir National Park, where the Althing, an open-air assembly representing the whole of Iceland, was established in 930.  Continue to the charming greenhouse village of Hveragerdi, with the river Varma running through the town, and a geothermal park in the city center.

Tonight dinner is included at one of the oldest restaurants in town, Restaurant Reykjavik. We invite you to sample their famous Iceland Fish buffet.

Included meals: Breakfast and dinner

Fosshotel Reykjavik**** or similar

Day 4 REYKJAVIK - NARSARSUAQ (B, D)

Breakfast at hotel. End your Iceland exploration with a visit to the world famous geothermal Blue Lagoon. Transfer by coach to the spa where we have included entry, towel rental, a Silica  Mud Mask and a drink. You just have to bring your swimsuit!

Evening flight with Air Iceland from Keflavik to Narsarsuaq. Meet and greet by Arctic Adventure destination guide. Transfer to the nearby Hotel Narsarsuaq for check-in, information meeting and guided tour of Narsarsuaq.

Included meals: Breakfast and dinner at the hotel.

Hotel Narsarsuaq****+

Day 5 NARSARSUAQ - OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS (B)

Breakfast at the hotel. Start the day with a guided walk around the settlement so you can get acquainted with the area. Day at leisure in Narsarsuaq for optional excursions.

Included meals: Breakfast

Hotel Narsarsuaq****+

Day 6 NARSARSUAQ - OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS (B, D)

Breakfast at hotel. Day at leisure in Narsarsuaq.

Included meals: Breakfast and dinner

Hotel Narsarsuaq****+

Day 7 NARSARSUAQ - REYKJAVIK (B)

Breakfast at the hotel. Farewell coffee with your guide. Transfer to the airport for Air Iceland flight to Keflavik Intl. Airport. Transfer to your hotel.

Included meals: Breakfast

Hotel Northern Light Inn**** or similar

Day 8 REYKJAVIK (B)

Breakfast at hotel. Individual transfer from the hotel to Keflavik Intl. Airport. Please inform the reception of your departure time the day before leaving.

Included meals: Breakfast

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