Cox & Kings is delighted to have teamed up with our sister company SuperBreak to offer this superb small-group tour to northern Iceland, with departures from six regional UK airports. The tour has departures in January and February 2018; one each from Cardiff, Edinburgh, East Midlands, Liverpool, London Stansted and Bournemouth. Please see the Departures & Prices tab below for details. Online booking is not available for this tour - to book the tour please contact Cox & Kings directly.
Akureyri, Iceland’s second largest city, is situated just over 95km (60 miles) from the Arctic Circle, making the surrounding region one of the best places in Iceland to view the spectacular natural light display of the aurora borealis. Stay three nights in Akureyri, combining the Icelandic culture, heritage and cuisine of the city with excursions in search of the northern lights and to explore the dramatic Icelandic landscapes.
Morning flight from the UK to Akureyri airport where you will be met and transferred to the Icelandair Hotel in Akureyri for 3 nights. Afternoon at leisure. This evening, travel out of town by minibus with a guide in search of the northern lights, away from the light pollution of the city. (N)
Full day at leisure or optional excursions to view whales and seals in Eyjafjörður, the longest fjord in Iceland; visit the Bjórböðin beer spa or discover the local cuisine on an Akureyri Food Walk. (B)
Full-day tour of Akureyri and the surrounding region with an experienced local guide. Visits include the ethereal Goðafoss waterfall, the boiling mudpools of Námafjallandthe geothermal waters of Mývatn Nature Baths, also known as the Blue Lagoon of the North. There will also be an opportunity to take part in a snowmobiling excursion (supplements payable locally). (B)
Late morning transfer to the airport and fly back to the UK. (B)
As per itinerary - B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour will have transfers and excursions shared with one or more other parties who may or may not be Cox & Kings clients. The maximum number of passengers per departure is 19. Cox & Kings is acting as an agent on behalf of SuperBreak and its cancellation conditions will apply. Please contact Cox & Kings for details.
Direct flights for this 3-night tour are available from Cardiff and East Midlands. Direct flights are also available from Edinburgh, Liverpool, Stansted and Bournemouth but, due to flight schedules, the tour will be extended to a 4-night itinerary with an extra day at leisure after day 3 and an extra night at Icelandair hotel, followed by a morning transfer and return flight on day 5.
This tour is based in 4- star accommodation.
can be taken privately on a date that suits
you, for which guideline prices are shown.
Alternatively, it can be tailored to your exact
requirements. Please call 020 3411 2135 or email Info@CoxandKings.co.uk.
This tour can be booked / reserved online by clicking on one of the coloured links below.
NWN2018: 3 Nights