About Unique Reykjavik and Natural Wonders
Based in Reykjavik this short break gives you the chance to explore the city and to explore the surrounding area on day trips.
Duration: 4 days / 3 nights
Transfer from Keflavik airport to hotel in Reykjavik (included). Time to explore the city at your leisure.
Reykjavik offers a wide range of sights to visit and lots of activities. Spend the morning exploring the capital of Iceland with its number of sights, museums, shopping possibilities, restaurants and cafés.
In the afternoon you can enjoy one of Iceland´s most popular sights - the Blue Lagoon - for a relaxing swim in its geothermal waters. The Blue Lagoon's warm water and natural active ingredients: mineral salts, silica and blue green algae help you relax and unwind while the Blue Lagoon white silica mud gently cleanses and exfoliates the skin. The mineral salts balance and relax body and soul. The Blue Lagoon Express offers the ideal way to visit the Blue Lagoon so this means that you can take your time and spend as long as you wish there - return times are always flexible. For a unique experience indulge yourself with an outdoor massage or one of the spa treatments available there (pre-booking is recommended).
This day trip is an absolute must while you here for the sheer breathtaking scenery and unique landscape. You can walk around the world-famous Geysir geothermal area, a geothermal field where hot springs are in abundance, geysers explode and pools of mud bubble. You also stop by the magnificent Gullfoss waterfall and visit Thinghvellir National Park, a historic area where the Icelandic Parliament was held for several centuries. It is also consider one of the geological wonders of the world, at Thingvellir you can see the effects of the tectonic plate movements which have opened various cracks and fissures in the earth’s crust, and it was here that the Icelandic Parliament was founded in the 10th century.
Duration approximate: 8-9 hours.
Transfer to Keflavik Airport for return flight (included).
"just to say once again thanks for all the organising. It went brilliantly from start to finish including seeing the Northern Lights on our 1st evening. All the tours were fantastic."
A Knowles, UK, Sept 2017