To the land of fire and ice – Liverpool to Iceland with extended stay in Reykjavik

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Iceland: The land of Fire and Ice

Explore Iceland’s natural wonders on a thrilling half-circumnavigation of the land of ice and fire via the beautiful Outer Hebrides.

Iceland: The land of Fire and Ice

From soaring volcanoes and awe-inspiring natural landscapes to unique wildlife and peaceful fjords, Iceland is the definition of adventure. Explore the land of Fire and Ice to uncover a culture steeped in Viking heritage before relaxing amongst the thousands of hot springs that dot the country. Our Expedition Team will share their extensive knowledge of the area and even introduce you to the wilder side of Iceland; keep your eyes open to spot Puffins, Humpback Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises. This is a destination that has something for everyone.

Post-programme Reykjavik

Discover more of Iceland’s breathtaking natural beauty with an extended, post expedition stays in Reykjavik.  Your chance to see more of this beautiful country and the spectacular Seljalandsfoss and Skogafoss waterfalls.

Explore with us

Hurtigruten offers unique expedition cruises to some of the most remote and pristine waters of the world. As with all expeditions; nature prevails. Weather, and ice and sea conditions, sets the final framework for all Hurtigruten’s operations.

Safety and unparalleled guest experiences are always our top priorities. All our indicative itineraries are continuously evaluated for adaptions, whether this is due to constraints the elements unexpectedly present – or exciting possibilities nature and wildlife offer. That is why we call it an expedition.

What's Included

Onboard activities

Landing activities

Route overview

We'll help you plan where to go, when to visit and how long to stay

Your adventure begins!

Day 1

Towards the Outer Hebrides

Day 2

Lews Castle in Stornoway against dramatic clouds

Gateway to the Hebrides

Day 3

Expedition Team member discussing Icelandic culture in the Science Center

Towards Iceland

Day 4

A group of people hiking towards some mountains, Seyðisfjörður, Iceland

Icelandic Heritage

Day 5

Into the Arctic Circle

Day 6

Pretty blue wooden house in Akureyri, Iceland

The Northern Capital

Day 7

Seydisfjördur in Iceland

The waterfalls of Patreksfjordur

Day 8

Blue lagoon outside of Reykjavik, Iceland.

Reykjavik & Disembark

Day 9

Hallgrímskirkja in Reykjavik

Reykjavik & Goodbye

Day 10

Ships on this expedition

Take a closer look at our ships typically used on this expedition

Included Programmes

It's a mixture of adventure activities for individuals of all ages