UNIQUE ICELAND – in search of the Northern Lights - 5 days

Tour Details

Flying direct from Belfast – 5 Days

Departing 4th December 2017 & 22nd January 2018

 

Prices from  £499 per person sharing

 

Iceland is not just another holiday destination. It is a country offering amazing scenery with stunning waterfalls, volcanic craters, hot springs and geysers. The capital, Reykjavik, is a vibrant city offering a choice of shops, bars and restaurants – and for the night owl, a vibrant music scene. Included in this tour is a Northern Lights tour which takes you to see a spectacular natural phenomenon which happens during the winter months. The Northern Lights, also known as Aurora Borealis, are caused by the interaction of particles from the sun with the upper atmosphere near the North Pole.
 

Departure Date

Price

4th December

£499

22nd January

£529

 

 

Price includes:

• Return flight from Belfast International/Keflavik with easyJet
• Airport taxes and security charges
• Return airport to hotel transfers
• 4 nights accommodation at the 4* Radisson Blu Saga Hotel, Reykjavik
• Full buffet Breakfast
• An escorted Northern Lights Tour*
• Services of a Tour Manager

This tour includes hand luggage only

 

Supplements:
• One piece of checked in 20kg luggage – £55 (return)
• Single Supplement –  £184 per person

 

*As this tour is weather dependent, sightings cannot be guaranteed.

 

Optional Excursions:
Golden Circle Tour (6-8hrs)    £94 per person
Blue Lagoon inc transfers & entry  £103 per person
Gullfoss, Geysir & Langjokull Snowmobiling (Full day) £265 per person

 

4 day tour – click here

 

Note: A valid EU member state passport is required for this tour.

Flight times (correct at the time of print)

Outward: 4:05 pm – arrive 6:35 pm
Return: 10:10 am – arrive 12:35 pm

 

Accommodation

4* RADISSON BLU SAGA HOTEL

http://www.radissonblu.com/sagahotel-reykjavik
Located only a 10 minute walk for the city centre, the hotel offers the highest level of comfort and service that one would expect from a Radisson hotel. The Grillo Restaurant on the hotels 8th floor is renowned for its Icelandic delicacies and panoramic views of the city and sea beyond, whilst the Restaurant Skrudur provides a more relaxed and informal dining experience.



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Itinerary

Day 1:

Please check in at Belfast International Airport for your flight to Keflavik. On arrival, you will be transferred from the airport to your hotel in Reykjavik, where you have the rest of the day free at your leisure to explore.

 

Day 2:

After breakfast, you are free at leisure to explore everything Iceland has to offer.
In the evening, you will enjoy a Northern Lights tour which takes you to see a spectacular natural phenomenon, which happens during the winter months.
Note: The locations visited during the Northern Lights, tour vary from day to day depending on weather conditions, and because this tour is weather dependent, sightings are not guaranteed.

Day 3 & 4:

Today you have these days free at leisure to explore everything Iceland has to offer. Why not take advantage of the optional excursions on offer?

 

Day 5:

After breakfast and checking out, you will be transferred to Keflavik airport for your return flight to Belfast International.

 

 

OPTIONAL TOURS

The secret is to plan in advance and take full advantage of your time in Iceland to experience the highlights of this unique country.

 

THE BLUE LAGOON – £103 per person

Iceland’s number one visitor attraction and a most visit experience during your stay. Our tour includes coach transfers from your hotel, entry to The Blue Lagoon and towel rental for your convenience.

 

THE GOLDEN CIRCLE – £94 per person

A full day escorted coach tour visiting many of Iceland’s stunning scenery including the Strokkur Geyser – shooting a 30 metre column of water every 4-8 minutes, the fabulous Gullfoss waterfall and the Thingvellir National Park, where the American and Eurasian tectonic plates meet – and separate at a rate of 2cm per year. This tour is always popular with our guests and highly recommended.

 

GULLFOSS, GEYSIR & LANGJOKULL SNOWMOBILING –  £265 per person

A full day, this tour combines the widely popular Golden Circle tour with a fantastic opportunity to snowmobile on Langjokull glacier – Iceland’s second largest. Visit Pingvellir National Park, Geysir and the fabulous Gullfoss waterfall. During the tour you will take a one hour exhilarating snowmobile tour on the vast white snow-cap.

 

Note: 2 persons on same snowmobile. Valid driver’s licence required.
Due to sudden weather changes the snowmobile ride may be cancelled after your tour departs Reykjavik.



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Departures between 4 Dec 2017 and 22 Jan 2018

Adult prices from £499

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