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Family Viking Adventure

Family Fly Drive

What's included: 7 nights, car hire and family friendly excursions

This fantastic family holiday in Iceland takes you on an 8 day adventure around Iceland including a stay in the Viking hotel in Hafnarfjordur.

What's included:

  • Return flights from UK airport to Iceland
  • 7 nights hotel including breakfast at several different locations. (Hotels will be confirmed on booking)
  • 8 days car hire with pick up and drop off at the airport

Flight depart times:

For schedules see our main web site using a desktop device. (Subject to change and availability)

What you'll do

Day 1:

Fly in from your chosen UK airport and land safely at Keflavik.

Pick up your car hire from the airport and drive to your Reykjavik hotel

Take the afternoon to explore the capital and enjoy some tasty Icelandic food for dinner

Stay overnight at your Reykjavik hotel

Day 2:

Drive towards the Golden Circle and explore the area. Combining history, culture and extraordinary nature, you can see Thingvellir National Park and walk among the geological wonders of the fissure zone and in the footsteps of the early Viking settlers where the Althingi parliament was founded. You can then see the Gullfoss and feel the mist of glacial water as it cascades down one of Iceland’s most famous waterfalls.  Finally, you can witness the Geysir and hear the bubbling of the mud pots, smell the sulphur in the air and watch in awe as the geyser Strokkur blasts boiling water into the air.

Check in and stay at the Viking hotel in Hafnarfjordur

Day 3:

Drive north on the ring road clockwise to Akyreyri and stay 1 night in Husavik. 

Being renowned as the whale watching capital of Iceland, thousands of travelers visit Húsavík every year with the hope of spotting whales. Naturally, as seeing the cetaceans is simply amazing! No one should wonder why this is one of the biggest attractions in Iceland. Additionally, the choice of activities and restaurants are now plentiful.

Check in and stay at your hotel in Husavik

Day 4:

Explore the Diamond Ring and then in the late afternoon, drive across the desert moonscape and the highland plateu to Egillsstadir.

Egilsstadir is located inland from the coast and is considered the hub of East Iceland. The landscape in this remote part of the island exhibits a rich variety in colour and local folklore tells equally colourful tales of elves and other mythical creatures such as the Lagarfljotsormur, an ancient serpentine monster believed to be swimming in the depths Lagarfljot Lake. There are nearby hiking trails as well for those who want to explore by foot.

Check in and stay at your hotel in Egillsstadir

Day 5:

In the morning, drive south through the spectacular Eastern Fjords to the town of Hofn.

Hofn is, on an Icelandic scale, a large settlement in the South East. The town is known for its fishing village charm, incredible lobster restaurants, and incomparable sights. In close proximity of the town, you will find glistening outlets of the mighty Vatnajökull glacier, hot springs, “the horny” mountain of Vestrahorn, an abandoned Viking Village and alluring waterfalls.

In the afternoon, drive along the cost to Jokulsarlon glacial lagoon continue on to Skaftafell  National Park.

Skaftafell is an adventure playground for outdoor lovers! There are hiking and cycling trails, glacier hiking, magical ice cave explorations and ice climbing tours to suit all tastes and ability levels, there is even a boat trip which will weave its way between mystical towering icebergs.

Check in and stay at your hotel in Skaftafell

Day 6:

Continue on your drive to Vik to explore the area, or you can drive  a little further to Hella.

Check in and stay at your Vik or Hella hotel

Day 7:

Return to Rekjavik and spend your last day exploring the capital.

Stay in your Reykjavik hotel

Day 8:

Drive to the airport and drop the car hire off

Fly back to the UK

It is possible to add a Blue Lagoon tour to the morning of Day 8 at an extra cost.

  • Adults in Double or Twin Rooms

    7 Nights
    Prices from£1399.00each
  • Adults in Single Occupancy Rooms

    7 Nights
    Prices from£1899.00each
  • Children Sharing with Parents

    7 Nights
    Prices from£699.00each
  • Infants Sharing with Parents

    7 Nights
    Prices from£40.00each

Booking

For departure dates within the next two weeks please contact us to verify availability.

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