Spend 5 nights exploring some of Iceland's most spectacular regions with 2 full nights staying in Hotel Varmaland in the heart of Borgarfjörður
What you'll do
Fly in from your chosen UK airport and land safely at Keflavik.
Pick up your car hire from the airport and drive to the world famous Blue Lagoon spa in Iceland. Home to one of 25 wonders of the world, Blue Lagoon Iceland is a place where the powers of geothermal seawater create transformational spa journeys. Take the time to experience the radiant powers of the water, indulge in a silica mud mask and forget all of your worries.
Check in to your hotel in Reykjavik
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 Geysirand hear the bubbling of the mud pots, smell the sulfur in the air and watch in awe as the geyser Strokkur blasts boiling water into the air.
Check in and stay at your Golden Circle hotel
Today you'll be driving towards Hotel Varmaland in in the heart of Borgarfjörður. You'll be stopping here two nights. Take the day to explore the region and enjoy the hotel's famous Calor restaunt which offers spectacular views across the Borgarfjörður district.
Spend another day near Borgarfjörður and explore the region. The hotel is surrounded by many natural attractions and interesting places to see and visit; including Krauma Geothermal baths, Reykholt and Snorralaug, Háafell Goatfarm, Giljaböð and Húsafell where you can find a golf course and a swimming pool, and Langjökull glacier where you can enjoy various outdoor activitites.
Head back north towards the capital to Reykjavik. Spend the day exploring the captial city. You could even join a Reyjavik City Tour for an additional charge.
Stay overnight in a city centre hotel in Reykjavik
Drive back to Keflavik airport and drop the car hire off
Fly back to the UK