Day 1 – To Reykjavik: Afternoon flight from London Gatwick to Keflavik International airport with Iceland Air. Transfer from the airport to Reykjavik by Flybus shared coach and stay overnight at the Hilton Hotel (Guest room plus including mountain or sea view). (N)
Day 2 – To Akureyri: Morning at leisure or optional activities. Afternoon transfer to the domestic airport for your flight to Akureyri, the Capital of the North and transfer to your hotel in the Lake Mývatn area, renowned for its beauty and geological wonders. Stay 3 nights at the Hotel Renihlid. (B,D)
Day 3 – Lake Myvatn: Take a shared guided tour to explore the unique volcanic, geothermal landscape around Lake Myvatn. The excursion will be dependent on weather conditions. 3 - 4 hrs depending on road conditions and weather.(B,L,D)
Day 4 – Day at leisure: Optional activities in the area. (B,L,D)
Day 5 – To Reykjavik: Visit Godafoss falls on the way to Akureyri, North Iceland's trade and cultural centre resting in a scenic fjord. Fly back to Reykjavík and stay overnight at the Hilton Hotel (Guest room plus including mountain or sea view). (B)
Day 6 – To London: Early morning transfer to Keflavik airport by Flybus shared coach for your flight back to London with Iceland Air. (B)
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Snowmobile: Take an optional guided snowmobile excursion to explore the local area around Lake Myvatn. Please note in order to operate a snow mobile you must be in possession of a valid driving licence. The excursion will also be dependent on weather conditions. Duration 30 min - 1 hr.
Evening northern lights tour: Take an optional evening tour in search of the northern lights. Approximately 3 hrs.
Tour to Detifoss waterfall: Take an optional tour to Detifoss waterfall, reputed to be the most powerful in europe. Approximately 3 hrs.
Meal Basis: (B) = Breakfast, (L) = Lunch, (D) = Dinner, (N) = No Meals
Standards of accommodation: In remote areas, Cox & Kings uses the best available accommodation. However, outside Reykjavik, facilities should be regarded as basic and comfortable.
Note: This itinerary is valid for weekly Wednesday departures only.