Epic adventures and enchanting myths flow from the landscape and rise from the culture during your custom tailored Iceland itinerary that will uncover the trail of Vikings. Steam rises from the thermal baths and spreads across the rolling hills of the countryside as glaciers glint in the sunlight while crowning dramatic mountaintops. Ancient walls showcase the history of Iceland’s largest city, and old paneling brings a sense of the past inside a replica longhouse. From warrior poets to turf homes,...
Reykjavik – Arrive in Iceland’s Capital City with the Day at Leisure
Iceland is a land of legend and a landscape filled with majesty. The whispers of Viking mythology permeate the mountains, glaciers, valleys, and sea cliffs. The natural splendors and Nordic culture carry the legacy of medieval sagas and lively thrillers, bringing a captivating ambiance to the streets of Reykjavik and the large glacial lagoons in the south. Your flight will arrive at Keflavik International Airport, and your private transfer will greet you at customs and introduce you to the cultural history of Iceland by way of the Blue Lagoon.
The warm waters of the thermal bath will sooth your muscles after your flight. The renowned Blue Lagoon offers rich minerals within the water often celebrated for skin ailments and will bring a smooth texture to your skin. The pool formed in the mid-1970s after the construction of a geothermal plant and the water glows blue against the natural black hills that frame the pool. You can walk along the jetty and feel the humidity from the steam rising upwards from the pool.
Step into the water and relax, utilizing the mud offered in the boxes alongside the water to spread over your skin. The silica helps open your pores amidst the steam, and you will enjoy the sauna for a bit more heat before washing away the remnants of the lagoon in the shower. You will have only arrived in Iceland and will already feel as though you are following in the footsteps of the Vikings. Your private transfer will greet you in the lobby and then escort you into Reykjavik where you can settle into the comforts of your luxury hotel.
Reykjavik – Discover the History and Charm of Reykjavik on a Guided Tour
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Stykkisholmur – Visit Borg, Snaefellsjokull National Park, and Quiet Villages
Hvammstangi – Explore Eiriksstadir, Dalabyggd, and Volcanic Laxdaelasaga
Fludir – Enjoy Thermal Springs, Gullfoss Falls and Geysir National Park
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