Iceland Walking Explorer

 

Summary: Waterfalls, Volcanoes, Geysir and wonderful National Parks

Duration
14 Days
Next Departure
06-Jun-2020
Starting at
± USD 4,883.00
(GBP 3,999.00)
Price per day
± USD 349.00
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Operator
Exodus Travels
Tour
Iceland Walking Explorer
Tour Code
TSF
Travel Style
Small Group Tour with More Flexibility
Group Size
6 - 16
Minimum Age
16 Years
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Summary

Waterfalls, Volcanoes, Geysir and wonderful National Parks

1.
Start Reykjavik.
2.
Drive To Thorsmork Valley Via Seljalandsfoss Waterfall.
3.
Hike To The Newly Created Craters And Lava Fields.
4.
Drive To Skaftafell Via Skogafoss Waterfall And The Dyrholaey Promontory.
5.
Hike To Summit Of Kristinartindar For Astounding Views.
6.
Travel To Bakkagerdi Village, Stopping At The Jokulsarlon Glacial Lagoon And Hofn.
7.
Hike To Storurd In The Dyrfjoll Mountains.
8.
Drive To Lake Myvatn Via The Mighty Dettifoss Waterfall, Explore The Hverfjall Crater And Dimmuborgir Lava Field.
9.
Full-Day Walk In Volcanic Mt Krafla Area.
10.
Drive To Kerlingarfjoll; Explore Hot Springs.
11.
Full-Day Walk In The Kerlingarfjoll Mountains.
12.
Visit Gullfoss Waterfall, Waterspouts At Geysir And Historic Thingvellir; Continue To Reykjavik.
13.
Free Day In Reykjavik.
14.
End Reykjavik.
Details

This full-circuit trekking itinerary includes five of the best walking areas in Iceland. We start in Thorsmork Valley exploring the new craters from the eruption of the Eyjafjallajokull Volcano, before heading to Vatjanjoukull National Park, home of the huge Vatnajokull Ice Cap. We also trek the mountains of the East Fjords and the lunar-like Lake Myvatn landscape of pseudo craters, lava fields and plentiful hot springs. Finally, we move to Kerlingarfjoll Volcano in the central highlands and within sight of the massive Hofsjokull Ice Cap. Our experienced guides take us on some of the most spectacular hiking trails to really explore this unforgettable country.

Highlights

* A full circuit of the country combining all the major sites * See the new craters formed by the Eyjafjallajokull eruption * Well-equipped campsites, some next to hot springs or with hot tubs or showers * Flybus transfer to meet any flight

Included

  • 13 breakfasts, 11 lunches and 10 dinners are included.Typical Meals when camping:Breakfast: fresh fruit; yoghurt; porridge; muesli; bread; jam; tea/coffee.Lunch: bread and soup; cheese; tuna; biscuits.Evening meal: A combination of the following: meat (including Icelandic specialities such as smoked lamb), fish, pasta, beans, noodles, vegetables, and hot drinks. We will also have a few bars of chocolate, dried fruit, biscuits and some sweets to sustain us on the walks. Those who prefer evening drinks are advised to buy them in the duty-free in Keflavik airport on arrival.Dietary requirements - vegetarians can be catered for, please advise at time of booking. As this is predominantly a camping trip, there is limited flexibility whilst in camp. If you have specific dietary requirements please ask at time of booking to allow us to check with our local partners. Unfortunately, due to the remoteness of some locations, we are unable to cater for vegans.
  • * All breakfasts, 11 lunches and 10 dinners * All accommodation (see accommodation section) * All transport and listed activities * Tour leader throughout * Flights from London (if booking incl. flights)

Excluded

* Travel insurance * Single accommodation (available on request) * Visas or vaccinations

Travel Package
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Tour (Round Trip) Reykjavik Reykjavik

This is an Organised Group Tour: the itinerary has been predefined by the tour operator. The tour destinations, duration, accommodations, departure dates and the price are fix. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

   


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