Day 1 Reykjavík There are no activities planned until an evening welcome meeting.
There are pre-bookable activities available for this tour. Check out the "Available Extras" section of the Overview page for more information on these activities, and cost-saving bundles.
Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2 Reykjavík/Akureyri (1B) Eyjafjörður is a scenic spot to enjoy the local wildlife and small villages in the area.
Opt to go on a whale-watching excursion. On the checkout page, opt to pre-book a single-day activity (select "Whale Watching from Dalvik") or an activity bundle (select "Whales and Glaciers Bundle") ahead of time, to include one of these optionals on your tour.
If you have pre-booked whale watching, you will be going on the excursion this evening.
Day 3 Akureyri/Borgarfjörður (1B) Head to Mývatn Lake, stopping en route at Goðafoss Waterfall. In Mývatn, explore lava formations of Dimmuborgir and the geothermal area of Námaskarð.
Visit Dettifoss Waterfall, one of the most powerful waterfalls in Europe.
Reach Borgarfjörður in the East Fjords region for a night in a local guesthouse.
Godafoss Waterfall Visit
Myvatn Geothermal Lake Visit
Dimmuborgir Lava Fields Visit
Dettifoss Waterfall Visit
Day 4 Borgarfjörður/Hofn (1B) Leave beautiful Borgarfjörður behind and travel down the coast driving through the beautiful and majestic eastern fjords. En route to Hofn, catch a glimpse of Vatnajokull glacier, the largest ice cap in Europe.
Day 5 Hofn/Vik (1B) Marvel at the Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon, with a chance to see seals sun bathing on the bright blue ice. The massive icebergs floating towards shore tower over visitors. Opt to check out the lagoon by boat. Stop by Diamond Beach, which gets its name from chunks of the Breiðamerkurjökull glacier that float to shore. As these blocks of glacier ice melt, they develop a crystal clear sheen, set against the black sand of the beach.
Continue on to Skaftafell National Park with time to explore before continuing on in the evening to the small town of Vík.
Opt to pre-book the Skaftafell National Park Glacier Hike activity on the checkout page. If you have pre-booked glacier hiking on Skaftafell, this activity will take place today.
Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon Visit
Day 6 Vik/Reykjavík (1B) Visit Reynisfjara Beach. Continue along the Golden Circle to Drumbo. Stop at the waterfalls of Seljalandsfoss and Gullfoss. Explore the Gullfoss Waterfall, Geysir Hot Springs and Þingvellir National Park. Visit a G Adventures-supported sustainable community dedicated to helping people with disabilities. Arrive to Reykjavík in the early evening.
Seljalandsfoss Waterfall Visit
Gullfoss Waterfall Visit
Thingvellir National Park Visit
Solheimar Ecovillage Visit
Private Vehicle (5.00-6.00 hours)
Day 7 Reykjavík (1B) Depart at any time.