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Northern Lights & Glacier Lagoons - 5 days - On The Go Tours
5 days

Northern Lights & Glacier Lagoons - 5 days

From Reykjavik to Reykjavik
Tour Operator:
On The Go Tours
Max group size:
24
Age range:
18 to 70
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
71608
From
$1,345
-15%
US $1,143 / person
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Highlights

  • Wander the streets of Reykjavik
  • Stroll along a black lava beach
  • See the northern lights
  • Explore the hot springs at Geysir

Itinerary

Start and end in Reykjavik! With the in-depth cultural tour Northern Lights & Glacier Lagoons - 5 days, you have a 5 day tour package taking you through Reykjavik, Iceland and 6 other destinations in Iceland. Northern Lights & Glacier Lagoons - 5 days includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Reykjavik
  2. Day 2: Selfoss
  3. Day 3: Kirkjubajarklaustur
  4. Day 4: Seljalandsfoss
  5. Day 5: 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

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  • E
    December 28, 2017
    I did a five day tour of Iceland. The local company was wonderful, but On the Go tours support was horrifically bad. I had corresponded with them previously and mentioned that I hadn't received any information about what hotels to stay at or what bus... Show more
    Trip date: December 2017
  • SR
    December 07, 2017
    The trip was great. Driver/ guide very knowledgeable and took good care of our group. We had to go off schedule due to bad weather and he did more driving on day 2 than was planned. Really appreciate his efforts. My only complaint was the size of... Show more
    Trip date: December 2017
  • AR
    October 12, 2017
    Great trip covered everything and the hotels, food and guide Rosa were amazing. Would definitely recommend it to friends and family.
    On The Go Tours commented on this review
    Hi Angela, Thank you for taking the time to review your trip in Iceland with On The Go Tours. We are glad to hear you had an enjoyable experience and would recommend it to your friends and family. We hope you will travel with us again in the future.... Show more
    Trip date: October 2017
  • Northern Lights & Glacier Lagoons - 5 days reviewer 4
    January 24, 2017
    Loved the trip! So much to see in a few days but a good mix of travel and getting out and seeing things. Great to have wifi on the bus and our tour guide was just fantastic.
    On The Go Tours commented on this review
    Hi Kylie, Thank you for taking the time to write. It is great to hear that you loved your tour. Your comments have been passed onto our Iceland tour team. We look forward to you travelling with us again. Best regards, On The Go Tours
    Trip date: January 2017
  • KG
    October 17, 2016
    Yes it was what I expected. It's not a glam tour, and you do have some long drives in just three days, but we got to see a lot of Iceland in that time and our guide was wonderful.
    Trip date: October 2016

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5 days
Northern Lights & Glacier Lagoons - 5 days
From Reykjavik to Reykjavik
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FAQs

    • When is the best time of the year to take this tour?

      This tour only runs at optimal times during the year! The tour is closed from May to September - this is because the sky is not dark enough to see the lights.

      While On The Go will make sure that customers experience this tour under the best conditions during the year, the quality of your Northern lights sighting is heavily dependent on the weather - whether it's cloudy or not; as well as the actual activity of the aurora. This is not really linked to one part of the year or another, but more to chance.

      September and October are the months we would recommend to anybody who prefers to avoid the extreme cold of an Arctic winter. November and December are very much a time of change in the Arctic and heralds the arrival of the first major snows of the winter. The snow does bring quite a bit of cloud cover but the shorter days also bring darker skies which increases the amount of time during which the Aurora might be visible. January to March are probably the three most popular months for Aurora hunting because they bring long dark nights and plenty of snow to play in during the daylight hours while you wait for darkness to fall!

    • Are transfers included?

      A free Flybus shuttle transfer to and from the airport is included in this tour. These run in conjunction with flight times and will be located outside the arrival hall in front of the main airport exit. Your Flybus voucher can be found in your travel documents. The evening prior to your departure please let the hotel desk know your flight times ready for your transfer the following day.

    • Where and when does the tour end?

      The tour ends on Day 5 after a final night in your Reykjavik based accommodation. The evening before departure please make the reception aware of your flight times ready for your free transfer to Keflavik Airport the following day.

    • Is there a hotel list available?

      The hotels listed below are ones which On The Go frequently use on this tour. Please note that On The Go reserve the right to substitute these hotels to ones of a similar standard when necessary.

      - Fosshotel Baron, Reykjavik
      - Arhus Cottages, Hella
      - Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon, Skaftafell

    • What is the minimum age allowed on this tour?

      The minimum age for this tour is 12 years old.

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      • For any tour departing before 25 April 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 25 April 2020, a minimum payment of $400 is required to confirm your booking with On The Go Tours. 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 65 days 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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