Exploring Iceland

August 11, 2018 - August 21, 2018
Odysseys Unlimited
Trip Duration: 10 days
Discover Iceland’s remarkable natural history and rich cultural heritage on this 11-day small group tour. Begin your journey in Borgarnes’ scenic environs—touring the beautiful Snaefellsnes Peninsula with its lava field, fishing villages, and nesting cliff birds. Enjoy three nights in charming Akureyri and view Lake Myvatn, one of the world’s natural wonders. Stop at Godafoss, “waterfall of the gods,” encounter Dettifoss, Iceland’s “Niagara Falls,” and embark on a bird-watching cruise to Puffin Island. Other highlights include Thingvellir National Park, Seljalandfoss (Iceland’s most visited waterfall), and the Skogar Folk Museum. Conclude your journey with two nights in the Icelandic capital of Reykjavik.

Activity Level: Moderate

$5,242.00 including airfare from New York
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