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8 Day - Iceland Ring Road Tour - Arctic Adventures
8 days

8 Day - Iceland Ring Road Tour

Start and end in Reykjavik
Tour Operator:
Arctic Adventures
Max group size:
18
Age range:
8 to 80
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
108771
From
US $1,682
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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

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You can request to book this tour, travelling only with people you know.

Itinerary

Start and end in Reykjavik! With the adventure tour 8 Day - Iceland Ring Road Tour, you have a 8 day tour package taking you through Reykjavik, Iceland and 28 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 - Laugarbakki
  7. Day 7: Borgarfjordur - Reykholt - Hraunfossar - Hvalfjordur - Reykjavik
  8. Day 8 - Final Day - Reykjavik
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What's Included

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

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
7 nights

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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.4
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.4
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.1
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.1
  • 4.4
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  • TL
    · June 10, 2020
    COVID-19 killed any possibility of taking this trip in March and Arctic Adventures was absolutely adamant in implementing their cancellation policy - they wouldn't even offer a credit! I literally lost over $2k USD on a trip I never took!!!! I got... Show more
    Arctic Adventures commented on this review
    Thank you for your message. We understand your frustration and are terribly sorry for the experience you had to go through. Allow us to point out that Arctic Adventures is not responsible for expenses and/or other related costs due to factors outside of... Show more
    Trip date: March 2020
  • LC
    · April 09, 2020
    I absolutely loved this tour! We saw SO MUCH of Iceland and even saw the Northern Lights one night despite a not so great forecast the entire trip. Our guide, Hilmar, was attentive, knowledgeable, and very personable. We really lucked out in only having... Show more
    Arctic Adventures commented on this review
    Thank you for such a positive feedback of yours and, of course, a huge thank you for recommendations. It really means a lot to us! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your time traveling together with a helpful and professional guide. Also, you were... Show more
    Trip date: January 2020
  • JL
    · March 21, 2020
    Great trip start to finish.
    Arctic Adventures commented on this review
    Dear John Lutz, Thank you for your short but right to the point review! We hope that you enjoyed your time in Iceland and if you ever come back to this magnificent country let us know! Best regards, Arctic Adventures. Kamile
    Trip date: March 2020
  • 8 Day - Iceland Ring Road Tour reviewer 4
    · March 21, 2020
    I truly enjoyed the tour especially our tour guide Ziggy - The weather at times was not favorable and changed some of our itinerary which was disappointing and somewhat upsetting - I was hoping to see the Northern Lights but now realize I will have to... Show more
    Arctic Adventures commented on this review
    Dear Joseph Spadavecchia, Thank you for your detailed review. It means a lot to us! We are happy to hear that you felt taken cared and informed whilst on the tour. Beautiful words will be passed on to our guide. If you come back to Iceland we would be... Show more
    Trip date: March 2020
  • EC
    · March 06, 2020
    Our tour leader, Linus was excellent , despite with the changes to our tour itinerary due to the snow storm condition and roads were closed in the South, and East and Northern part of Iceland, Was the act of god and he did his best. Excellent driving... Show more
    Arctic Adventures commented on this review
    Dear Evelyn, Thank you for booking your adventure with us, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed it! It's great to hear that you were happy with your guide and that weather did not ruin your trip. If you make your way back to Iceland we would love to... Show more
    Trip date: February 2020
  • CM
    · January 09, 2020
    It was a great tour - even in the middle of winter. Our tour guide, Siggi, was a fantastic driver and extremely knowledgeable. We enjoyed all of his stories! We traveled with our 2 children (8 and 10 years old) and would highly recommend the tour!
    Arctic Adventures commented on this review
    Dear Cara, Thank you for booking your adventure with us, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed it! It's great to hear you were satisfied with your guide, Siggi truly loves his job. We hope to see you back in Iceland in the future. - Barte, Arctic... Show more
    Trip date: January 2020
  • 8 Day - Iceland Ring Road Tour reviewer 7
    · December 22, 2019
    Tour was so much fun and breathtaking. Olaf, our tour guide is so informative and nice too. He did some stops that are not even on the itinerary for us to take photos and enjoy the scenery. The rooms are very comfortable as well with nice hearty... Show more
    Arctic Adventures commented on this review
    Hi Tin! Thank you for booking your adventure with us, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed it! It is great to hear you were happy with your guide as well as that you have liked our offered hotels. We hope to see you back in Iceland in the future! -... Show more
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    Trip date: November 2019
  • FL
    · December 17, 2019
    Good service is identified not when things go right, but by how setbacks are handled. We experienced the worst storm in 25 years during our tour with almost all roads closed, yet it hardly caused a bump. Our superb guide Hjalti ensured that we planned... Show more
    Arctic Adventures commented on this review
    Dear Frans Adriaan, Thank you for your beautiful review. It is highly appreciated and means a lot to us! We are glad that you felt safe and taken care of while this stormy weather which has happened really while ago. Looking forward to meeting you once... Show more
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    Trip date: December 2019
  • J
    · December 05, 2019
    Action-packed tour with plenty of stops for comfort, good food, and exploration. Johann is knowledgeable, entertaining, caring and well organised. His driving over the full week - including some challenging snow-covered mountain routes - was faultless.... Show more
    Arctic Adventures commented on this review
    Hello JaniceJones, Thank you for booking your adventure with us, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed it! We’re happy to hear that you were happy with your guide. We hope you will be coming back to Iceland in the future! Best regards, Barte Arctic... Show more
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    Trip date: November 2019
  • SH
    · November 17, 2019
    This was my first time taking a multiple day tour, and it sure has set the bar high. Our guide, Hilmar, was informative, funny and kept us on time. He never made us feel rushed, which I was concerned about with organized tours. We made stops in places I... Show more
    Arctic Adventures commented on this review
    Dear Sadaf, Thank you for booking your adventure with us, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed it! We would like to thank you for the thorough feedback regarding whale watching and horse farm, it helps us to improve. It is also good to know you were... Show more
    Trip date: November 2019

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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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    • For any tour departing before September 11th, 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after September 11th, 2020, 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 30 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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