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8 Day - Iceland Ring Road Tour - Arctic Adventures

8 Day - Iceland Ring Road Tour

8 days
4.4
(90)
Start and end in Reykjavik
Tour Operator:
Arctic Adventures
Max group size:
18
Age range:
8 to 80
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
108771
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US $1,629
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Highlights

  • Go sightseeing in Reykjavik or browse through stores
  • Dive into the hot springs of the Mývatn Nature Baths
  • Hike to Hengifoss, the second highest waterfall in Iceland
  • Spot the humpbacks on whale watching tour in Dalvík
  • Have a coffee in the highest coffee house in Iceland

Itinerary

Start and end in Reykjavik! With the Active Adventure tour 8 Day - Iceland Ring Road Tour, you have a 8 days tour package taking you through Reykjavik, Iceland and 23 other destinations in Iceland. 8 Day - Iceland Ring Road Tour includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrival Day - Reykjavik City Sightseeing
  2. Day 2: Geysir, Gullfoss, Þingvellir (The Golden Circle) and South Coast
  3. Day 3: Vik - Skaftafell - Glacier Lagoon - Hofn
  4. Day 4: East Fjords - Djupivogur - Egilsstadir
  5. Day 5: Dettifoss - Myvatn - Godafoss - Akureyri
  6. Day 6: Whale watching in Dalvik - Siglufjordur -Trollaskagi - Borgarnes
  7. Day 7: West Iceland - Borgarfjörður
  8. Day 8: Final Day - Reykjavik
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
7 nights

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Operated by Arctic Adventures

4.4
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Arctic Adventures is a leading Icelandic tour operator with over 30 years of experience servicing clients in adventure tours in Iceland. Our tour company offers a great selection of guided adventure tours in Iceland, including glacier tours, self-drive, group, incentive, mountain climbing, ice climbing, cross country skiing and more. We have a tour for people of all ages. If you or your travel group is looking for an adventure with environmental sustainability and your safety in mind, Arctic Adventures is a good choice as the tour operator for your next Iceland vacation.

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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.4
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.4
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.2
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.2
  • 4.4
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  • VS
    · November 5th, 2022
    Iceland is a truly spectacular country. Every day brought new and wonderful experiences. The 8 day ring road tour covered EVERYTHING. Our amazing guide, Sigurdur brought everything to life with his stories and his excellent knowledge of Icelandic... Show more
    Arctic Adventures commented on this review
    Dear Vincent, Thanks a lot for taking the time to leave us this wonderful review. We are delighted to hear the tour went smoothly for you. A special thank you for all of the amazing compliments to our guide. Sigurdur will be absolutely delighted to... Show more
    Trip date: October 2022
  • 8 Day - Iceland Ring Road Tour reviewer 2
    · November 2nd, 2022
    Excellent tour guide, itinerary and hotels!
    Arctic Adventures commented on this review
    Dear Aida, Thank you so much for taking the time to share this 5-star review with our team! We are happy you have enjoyed your time with us. We hope to have you back soon so we could explore more of Iceland together! Greetings from Iceland.
    Trip date: October 2022
  • RB
    · September 15th, 2022
    First I like to say I had a fantastic experience like to start with positives hotels were very good, overall done a lot had seen some amazing sites glacier hike very good with amazing guide the hot springs and waterfalls stunning The reason 4 stars is... Show more
    Arctic Adventures commented on this review
    Dear Roy, Thanks a lot for taking the time to leave us a great review. It’s wonderful to know that the tour went smoothly for you. It means the world to us that you have chosen to book an experience with our team. We are really glad you enjoyed the... Show more
    Trip date: September 2022
  • 8 Day - Iceland Ring Road Tour reviewer 4
    · August 30th, 2022
    Had an amazing tour, shoutout to Gisli our tour guide with his whimsical and Icelandic humour, was always happy to help out. The hotel distribution given in Reykjavik seemed to be a luck of the draw and I got lucky. Sadly we didn't get to see the... Show more
    Arctic Adventures commented on this review
    Dear Nicho, Thank you so much for your feedback! We are really glad you enjoyed the tour. A special thank you for mentioning and complimenting our amazing guide. We are sure Gisli will be very happy to read your review. Looking forward to your next... Show more
    Trip date: August 2022
  • SB
    · August 9th, 2022
    Our flight was cancelled and we never made it to the tour. A big disappointment.
    Arctic Adventures commented on this review
    Dear traveler, It's really sad that you couldn't join our tour. Kindly note, that Arctic Adventures is not liable for third-party factors, such as flight cancelations, so this isn't the reason to make an exception from the company's cancelation policy.... Show more
    Trip date: August 2022
  • IM
    · July 28th, 2022
    The sights were very lovely and I enjoyed all places visited, but the gjide (tour director) was not good. She did not give proper information as needed - nor did your site - so quite often, we did not know what we were to do or when. She shuttled us... Show more
    Arctic Adventures commented on this review
    Dear Ida, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. We are sad to hear the tour was not what you expected it to be. We have passed your feedback to both our Product and Operations Manager. Your feedback is extremely helpful for... Show more
    Trip date: July 2022
  • LV
    · July 13th, 2022
    I had a great time on this amazing tour. Our tour guide Vjeran told us a lot about Iceland and the places we visited and made the time a great experience. Everything is organized and worked fine. I was lucky with my group and can recommend the trip... Show more
    Arctic Adventures commented on this review
    Dear Lena, Thank you so much for your feedback! We are really glad you enjoyed the tour. A special thank you for mentioning and complimenting our amazing guide. We are sure Vjeran will be very happy to read your review. Looking forward to your next... Show more
    Trip date: July 2022
  • 8 Day - Iceland Ring Road Tour reviewer 8
    · July 10th, 2022
    What a fantastic few days travelling the Iceland ring road. Amazing country and scenery everywhere. The views out of the bus window between stops was very incredible too. Have to admit I was so lucky to have a great group of fellow travellers on board.... Show more
    Arctic Adventures commented on this review
    Dear Geoffrey, Thanks a lot for taking the time to leave us this wonderful review and all the gorgeous pictures you have shared! We are delighted to hear the tour went smoothly for you. A special thank you for all of the amazing compliments to our... Show more
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    Trip date: June 2022
  • 8 Day - Iceland Ring Road Tour reviewer 9
    · June 28th, 2022
    Love the stories/sagas told while driving on the ring road. Great information about places we visited. Hotels were good and very cordial. I wish they were closer to the small towns. Great meals and a variety.of choices. The restaurant near the whale... Show more
    Arctic Adventures commented on this review
    Dear Heidi, Thank you for this wonderful review. We are very happy to know you had a great time. Thank you for sharing your experience with us and the community. We can't wait for you to come back and have another great adventure! Warm wishes from... Show more
    Trip date: June 2022
  • NM
    · June 24th, 2022
    I would have liked to have time in some of the larger towns to wander around to see the homes and meet people. The tour should be described as rigorous, not active. The climbs to see sights were very demanding as were other experiences. Our tour guide... Show more
    Arctic Adventures commented on this review
    Dear Nancy, Thanks a lot for taking the time to leave us this wonderful review. We are delighted to hear the tour went smoothly for you. A special thank you for all of the amazing compliments to our guide. They will be absolutely delighted to read... Show more
    Trip date: June 2022

Dates & Availability

8 days
8 Day - Iceland Ring Road Tour
From Reykjavik to Reykjavik
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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the luggage allowance on this tour?

    For multi-day tours, each participant is allowed to bring a small backpack and 1 piece of luggage weighing a maximum of 20 kg (44 lbs).

    * The combined dimensions of each bag must not exceed 158 cm (62 in).

    * It’s possible to store your luggage with us in Reykjavík while you are on your tour, for a small fee.

  • Are you able to arrange additional accommodation?

    Unfortunately, Arctic Adventures is unable to provide accommodation outside of their scheduled tours.

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Good to Know

  • Currency
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    Iceland Krona
    Iceland
  • Plugs & Adapters

    As a traveller from USA, Canada, England, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F.

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  • Visa
    • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
    • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before March 8th, 2023 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after March 8th, 2023, a minimum payment of 20% is required to confirm your booking with Arctic Adventures. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 35 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Arctic Adventures will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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    Some tours are not suitable for mobility-restricted traveller, however, some operators may be able to accommodate special requests. For any enquiries, you can contact our customer support team, who are ready and waiting to help you.

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