Iceland Grand Circle

Day 1 : To Hveragerði
Fly to Keflavik. On arrival pick up your car hire and drive along the Reykjanes peninsula towards the south coast and the town of Hveragerði. Stay overnight at the Örk Hotel (or similar).
 
Day 2 : To Laugarvatn
Today, drive to Thingvellir National Park and see the site of the world's oldest parliament before visiting the geothermal area of Haukadalur, known for the geysers of Stokkur and Geysir and the thundering Gullfoss waterfalls. Continue on to the picturesque Thorsardalur valley and visit the ruins of the Viking settlement at Stong. Stay overnight in Hotel Edda ML Laugarvatn (or similar). (B)
 
Day 3 : To Kirkjubæjarklaustur
Continue south and visit the spectacular waterfalls of Seljalandsfoss (40 metres tall) before continuing to Thoraldseyri Farm, which houses an exhibition of photos and films chronicling the eruption of the Eyjafjallajokull volcano. Further along Route 1 are the Skogar waterfalls and Folk Museum, where the first wooden house in Iceland can be visited, built entirely of driftwood. Before reaching Vik, take the road to the isolated Dyrholaey headland for panoramic views out to sea and along the coast. From Vik, continue east over the Eldhraun lava field to Kirkjubæjarklaustur where you will stay overnight at the Hotel Geirland (or similar). (B)
 
Day 4 : To Hofn
Drive to Skaftafell National Park, Iceland's largest and best-known national park. Visit the Vatnajokull glacier, Europe's largest glacier, and the Jokulsarlon glacial lagoon, which was created by the meltwater from the nearby Breidamerkurjökull glacier. Continue on to the village of Hofn, known as the lobster capital of Europe, and stay overnight at the Arnanes Country Hotel or similar. (B)
 
Day 5 : To Egilsstadir
Today, travel along the rugged eastern coastline through small fishing villages and along fjords framed by towering mountains to Egilsstadir. Stay overnight at Hotel Edda Egilsstadir (or similar). (B)
 
Day 6 : To Lake Myvatn
Journey north-west towards the Lake Myvatn area across the Modrudalsoraefi highlands, an area renowned for its stark and untouched beauty. Stop at the thundering Dettifoss waterfalls, known as Europe's mightiest, before continuing to Lake Myvatn where you will stay overnight at the Hotel Gigur (or similar). (B)
 
Day 7 : To Akureyri
Today, explore the natural attractions of Lake Myvatn, such as the volcanic area by Krafla, the sulphur slopes and boiling mud pools of Namaskard, the lava formations of Dimmuborgir and the pseudocraters near Skutustadir. The area is also renowned as Europe's largest bird sanctuary where numerous species breed. Stay two nights at the Hotel Edda Akureyri (or similar). (B)
 
Day 8 : At Leisure
Explore the northern capital of Iceland and the surrounding area. Drive to Husavik and take a boat trip in search of whales before returning to your accommodation. (B)
 
Day 9 : To Snaefellsnes
Drive west through the historic region of Skagafjordur, which is known for its horse breeding as well as agriculture, and visit the Glaumbaer farmstead museum for a glimpse of an Icelandic homestead. Continue to the Snaefellsnes peninsula where you will stay overnight at Hotel Framnes or similar. (B)
 
Day 10 : To Borgarnes
Explore the Snaefellsnes peninsula and visit the sea cliffs at Arnarstapi, known for its multitude of seasonal birdlife, explore the rocky beach of Djupalonssandur and stare at the impressive Snaefellsjokull glacier. Continue south to the Borgarfjordur area and visit Borgarnes and the Icelandic Settlement Centre. Stay overnight at Hotel Borgarnes (or similar). (B)
 
Day 11 : To Reykjavik
Today, visit the historic site of Reykholt, home to the pre-eminent author of the Icelandic Sagas before continuing to the waterfalls of Hraunfoss and Barnafoss. Visit the Reykjanes peninsula and the Blue Lagoon for a relaxing swim in the warm blue geothermal waters, rich in silica and other minerals. Return to Reykjavik where you will stay overnight at the Reykjavik Lights Hotel (or similar). (B)
 
Day 12 : Departure
Transfer to Keflavik airport and return your car hire in time for your flight back to your next destination. (B)
 
As per itinerary :- B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner.
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 Signature Experiences
  • Similar to the Colours of Iceland and Iceland Express tours, the Iceland Grand Circle is a circumnavigation around Iceland on the iconic Route 1. This tour offers the complete experience, giving you the flexibility to take your time and relax as you travel around this unique country. The 12-day itinerary incorporates all the highlights, both historical and natural, from Thingvellir and Reykholt to the mighty Vatnajokull glacier, Gullfoss waterfalls, Lake Myvatn and the stunning Snaefellsnes peninsula.
 
 What's included
  • International flights
  • Accommodation, itinerary & meal basis as described
  • Car hire for the duration of your holiday with pick and drop off at Reykjavik International Airport
  • The support (if required) of an English speaking local representative
  • Local guides and entrance fees where applicable
 
Note : Hotels are subject to availability at the time of booking.
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 Payments
  • 80 days or more before date of departure: 25% of total cost
  • 79 - 40 days before date of departure: 50% of total cost
  • 39 - 20 days before date of departure: 100% of total cost
Important: The booking stands liable to be cancelled if 100% payment is not received 20 days prior to departure date and received amount will be fully forfeited.
 
 Cancellation
If you Cancel your Holiday
You or any member of your party may cancel their travel arrangements at any time. Written notification or an e-mail to that effect from the person who made the booking must be received at our office. The cancellation charges applicable are as per the published cancellation policy below:
 
Cancellation charges per person
  • 80 days or more before date of departure: 25% of total cost
  • 79 - 60 days before date of departure: 50% of total cost
  • 59 - 20 days before date of departure: 75% of total cost
  • 19 - 1 days before date of departure: 100% of total cost
If we change or cancel your holiday
  • We do plan the arrangements in advance. It is unlikely that we will have to make any changes to your travel arrangements.
  • Occasionally, we may have to make changes and we reserve the right to do so at any time. If there are any changes, we will advise you of them at the earliest possible date.
  • We also reserve the right under any circumstances to cancel your travel arrangements by assigning reasons to you.
  • If we are unable to provide the booked travel arrangements due to reasons beyond our control (e.g. bad weather):We shall first try to offer alternative dates for the tour if the tour hasn’t already commenced.
  • If the tour has already commenced, then we shall refund the booking price/fee charged to you on a pro-rata basis depending on the portion of the tour utilized by you.
  • In all circumstances, however, our liability shall be limited to refunding to you the price we charged as tour fees.
If you want to change your holiday plan
After confirmation of services, if you wish to change your travel arrangements in any way (e.g. your chosen departure date or accommodation), we will do our utmost to make these changes but it may not always be possible. Any request for changes must be in writing from the person who made the booking. All cost incurred due to amendment will be borne by you.
 
If you have a complaint
If you face any problem during your holiday, please inform the relevant supplier (e.g. your hotelier, transporter etc.) and/or our representative immediately who will endeavour to set things right. If your complaint is not resolved locally, please follow this up within 28 days of your return home by writing to us, with your booking reference and all other relevant information. However, please be advised that while we are happy to assist you in the redressal of your complaint, if any, we will be able to extend only our best efforts in managing/coordinating your complaint with the respective service provider. All third party service providers are independent contractors who are at no time under our control or supervision.
 
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  • All the tours are specifically designed keeping your security in mind.
  • We planned tours that include a balance of activities and leisure time along with carefully selected destinations.
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  • We consider special care about Disabled / Senior Citizen traveler security during the tour.
  • All the tours are specifically designed keeping your challenges in mind.
  • We planned tours that include a balance of activities and leisure time along with carefully selected destinations.
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inclusions
  • Flights
  • hotel
  • car
  • meal
  • sightseeing

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Accomodation for your comfort
  Arnanes Country Hotel - Hofn
  Fosshotel Reykholt - Reykholt
  Hotel Framnes - Snaefellsnes Peninsula
  Hotel Ork - Hveragerði
  Icelandair Hotel Akureyri - Akureyri
  Icelandair Hotel Fludir - Fludir
  Icelandair Hotel Herad - Egilsstadir
  Icelandair Hotel Klaustur - Kirkjubæjarklaustur
  Reykjavik Lights Hotel - Reykjavik
  Sel Hotel Myvatn - Lake Myvatn
 
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