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Airport - Blue Lagoon - Reykjavik

Keflavik Airport – Blue Lagoon – Reykjavik or Reykjavik – Blue Lagoon – Keflavik Airport

 

Two trips in one. A good idea for passengers to stop over at the Blue Lagoon before or after flight. Convenient, comfortable option for passengers arriving or departing Iceland

 

Not included: Admission charge to Blue Lagoon.

 

Price Per Vehicle: (1-4) 26.800 ISK / (5-8) 34.900 ISK / Duration: about 3 hrs.

Around Reykjavík

Reykjavik sightseeing

 

The world's most northerly capital, Reykjavik is home to several places of historic and cultural interest, among them Árbæjarsafn Folk Museum, the Ásmundur Sveinsson Museum of Sculpture and the Sigurjón Ólafsson Museum, as well, of course, as the National Museum of Iceland. Further options include a visit to Laugardalur, a parkland area in the heart of the city, complete with its own outdoor geothermal swimming- pool, botanic garden, children's zoo and small adventure park (summer only). In the city centre itself, the Port of Reykjavík and harbour area, Icelands parliament, the Althing and the ultra-modern City Hall, are just a few of the places well worth a visit.

 

Price Per Vehicle: (1-4) *9.000 ISK / (5-8) *11.700 ISK (*Per hour) / Duration: 1-3 hrs.

Aquamarine Dream

Reykjavík – Blue Lagoon – Reykjavík

 

Located a short distance from the fishing port of Grindavík on the Reykjanes penisula in the southwest, the Blue Lagoon is today one of Iceland's most popular tourist attractions. Created by water from the nearby Svartsengi geothermal power plant, its warm, mineral- rich waters are said to be effective in the treatment of psoriasis and a variety of other skin complaints and are certainly a great place for a swim and bathing. Restaurant and hotel at the site.

 

Price Per Vehicle: (1-4) 29.500 ISK / (5-8) 38.500 ISK / Duration: about 2-3 hrs.

Reykjanes Peninsula

Reykjanes

 

We start the tour in Reykjavik or Keflavik (Leifur Eriksson Air Terminal), as applicable. First we visit Grindavik, one of Iceland's fishing villages where a visit to the "Saltfisksetrid" Museum is optional. Then we drive to the west along southern Reykjanes peninsula, past Gunnuhver where we will observe active geothermal areas. Next, the tour leads to the country's oldest lighthouse, "Reykjanesviti" where spectacular birdlife can be viewed. On a clear day you can see the small island of Eldey about 10 miles from the shore (16 km). At the next stop is, "The Bridge Between Continents", where the Eurasian and North America Plates are being forced apart, the geological record is clearly defined. A visit to a museum in Gardur and one in Sandgerdi are options as is the Viking World Museum in Reykjanesbaer, where the Icelandic Viking ship "Islendingur" is preserved. Finally those who wish may go and relax in the world famous Blue Lagoon.

 

Not included: Admission charge to the Blue Lagoon and museums.

 

Price Per Vehicle: (1-4) 46.900 ISK / (5-8) 60.900 ISK / Duration: 5-6 hrs.

Springs and Things

Reykjavík – Krísuvík – Blue Lagoon – Reykjavík

 

This facinating tour covers the gushing hot springs and boiling mud pools of the geothermal area at Krísuvík, a region of great beauty in a lunar landscape surrounded by a ring of brooding mountains. A visit to the Blue Lagoon for a relaxing swim provides a relaxing end to a memorable tour.

 

Not included: Admission charge to Blue Lagoon.

 

Price Per Vehicle: (1-4) 36.200 ISK / (5-8) 47.000 ISK / Duration: 4 hrs.

History and Hot Water

Reykjavík – Nesjavellir – Thingvellir – Reykjavík

 

Guided tour of the Nesjavellir geothermal power plant, source of some of the geothermal energy used to heat Reykjavík and the surrounding area, followed by a drive around the shores of Thingvallavatn, Iceland's largest lake, to Thingvellir historic site of the Old Icelandic Parliament. Today a national park, this priceless natural treasure, with its canyons, chasms and river, is an adventure in itself. Further surprises await on the return trip to Reykjavík, including the massive explosion crater Kerið, the colourful birch woods at Thrastarlundur, and the garden village of Hveragerði, with its hot springs and greenhouses.

 

Price Per Vehicle: (1-4) 38.400 ISK / (5-8) 49.800 ISK / Duration: 5 hrs.

The Celtic Connection

Reykjavík – Hvalfjörður – Akranes – Reykjavík

 

This tour begins with a drive north through the dramatic mountains scenery of Hvalfjörður fjord, site of Iceland's last working whaling station until the suspension of whaling in 1986, and along the shore to the picturesque fishing port of Akranes. Today a bustling town of some 5.200 inhabitants, Akranes is said by the medieval Landnámabók, Icelandic's unique Book of the Settlements to have been first settled by two Irish brothers in the year AD880. The tour continues with a visit to the local folk museum, whose fascinating collection includes a 19th-century English schooner and 1912 Model- T Ford car. Nearby, stands a monument engraced in Gaelic and presented by the people of Ireland to the town in 1974 to mark the 1,100th aniversary of the settlement of Iceland. The tour returns to Reykjavík via the Hvalfjörður tunnel. The tunnel, which was opened on 11th July 1998, is 5,762 m long, including 3,700 m under the sea, with a maximum depth of 165 m below sea level.

 

Not included: Entry to folk museum, ISK 250 per pax. A road toll of ISK 1.000 will be charged for the car each time the Hvalfjörður tunnel is used.

 

Price Per Vehicle: (1-4) 36.200 ISK / (5-8) 47.000 ISK / Duration: 4 hrs.

Golden Circle

Reykjavík – Thingvellir – Geysir – Gullfoss – Reykjavík

 

As its title suggests, this comprehensive tour covers all the major attractions of southwest Iceland, beginning with a drive to the national park and former parliament site at Thingvellir and continuing through the mountains to the area around the lake Laugarvatn, known for its high level of seismic activity. Next stop is Geysir, the world's most famous hot spring, and Strokkur, its smaller neighbour, which erupts in a spectacular of blue water every few minutes. The trip then continues to Gullfoss, the Queen of Icelandic waterfalls, returning to Reykjavík via Skálholt, site of Iceland's first episcopal see, founded in 1056, and the garden village of Hveragerði.

 

Price Per Vehicle: (1-4) 69.700 ISK / (5-8) 89.900 ISK / Duration: 6-7 hrs.

South Coast Spectacular

Reykjavík – Skógar – Sólheimajökull – Vík – Reykjavík

 

The vast expance of Iceland's southern coastal plain, sandwiches snow-capped glaciers and the sea and criss-crossed by some of the country's most powerful rivers, is the subject of this option-packed tour. First stop is the waterfall Seljalandsfoss, set against the backdrop of Eyjafjallajökull glacier, before continuing to the waterfall Skógarfoss and Folk Museum at Skógar. One of the most interesting of its kind in Iceland, the museum building are roofed with turf in the traditional way. The trip then continues east, past the towering mass of Mýrdalsjökull glacier to Vík, Iceland's southermost village. And what way to round of a busy day than with a seafood banquet at local restaurant Víkurskáli, washed down with beer and Icelandic schnapps, "brennivín", before returning to Reykjavík.

 

Not included: Admission charge to folk museum at Skógar. Seafood Banquet.

 

Price Per Vehicle: (1-4) 97.300 ISK / (5-8) 126.500 ISK / Duration: 10 hrs.

Leifur Eiríksson Air Terminal – Reykjavík or Reykjavík – Leifur Eiríksson Air Terminal

 

A convenient, comfortable option for passengers arriving or departing Iceland by air. Personal pickup service cuts queues or delays waiting for coaches, and the inconvenience of carrying heavy baggage, as clients are driven directly to or from their hotel.

 

Price Per Vehicle: (1-4) 16.000 ISK / (5-8) 21.500 ISK

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