You'll arrive at Keflavik international airport and transfer to Silica Hotel where you'll have the opportunity to soak in the thermal waters of the famous Blue Lagoon and washaway your journey. This immediate immersion into Iceland's geothermal waters is the perfect start to your Iceland adventure.
In the evening you’ll enjoy a special welcome dinner and trip briefing overlooking the Blue Lagoon.
Today you’ll be visiting Reykjanes peninsula - a UNESCO Global Geopark. The geopark is a rugged landscape of black lava fields, colorful geothermal areas, crater rows and volcanoes. Here you will be able to walk to the lava fields of the 2021 Fagradalsfjall volcano eruption and enjoy a walk through Seltún Geothermal area.
We will stop for lunch in the town of Selfoss - the largest town in South Iceland, where you'll have some free time to explore, and if you like, visit ‘Skyrland’ to learn about Iceland’s unique superfood. You’ll then drive to Hveragerði for a walk through the village before being taken to your accommodation for the next three days to settle in.
Optional add-on: If you would like to experience the Icelandic countryside on horseback, we can arrange for you to take part in a short horse-riding tour at Eldhestar to get a small taste of the Icelandic horse’s unique qualities.
Today will be an early start for the Sólheimajökull glacier hike! You'll have a once-in-a-lifetime experience hiking through ice sculptures, crevasses, streams, and rock formations to witness an awe-inspiring glacier close up and learn about the impacts our changing climate is having on these fragile landscapes.
In the afternoon you will visit the beautiful Skógafoss and Seljalandsfoss waterfalls, before heading back to your accommodation to spend the afternoon relaxing in hot tubs and enjoying the surroundings of your accommodation.