Circumnavigating Iceland

The Land of Elves, Sagas, and Volcanoes (Itinerary 2)

Price from $7,265

Departure Dates
5 departures between May 2023 and Aug 2024
11 days

Discover Iceland's raw natural beauty on an 11-day expedition cruise

11-day circular expedition cruise around Iceland from Reykjavík

11-day circular expedition cruise around Iceland from Reykjavík

Iceland, past and present

In Reykjavík, you’ll get a taste of modern Iceland. Check out its stylish restaurants, boutiques, galleries, and museums that delve into Icelandic history and culture through the ages. On tiny islands and in coastal fishing villages, hear tales of elves and epic Viking sagas.

Volcanic landscapes, whales, and puffins

Discover Iceland’s stark scenery, with active volcanoes, geysers, glaciers, mountains and waterfalls. Iceland offers the best whale watching in Europe at this time of year, from humpbacks to belugas. The Arctic birdlife in the skies include Atlantic puffins.

What's Included

Expedition Cruise

Onboard Activities

Landing Activities

Route overview

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

Discover Iceland's modern capital.

Day 1

Gateway to spectacular Snæfellsnes

Day 2

A stunning beach, waterfalls, and superb birdwatching

Day 3

Explore Iceland, expedition-style.

Day 4

The history of the herring entrepreneurs

Day 5

Explore Akureyri and see volcanic moonscapes.

Day 6

Cross the Arctic Circle and see Atlantic puffins.

Day 7

Iceland's best whale-watching spot

Day 8

Local folklore and staggering natural beauty

Day 9

Discover the town that defied a volcano

Day 10

Explore Reykjavík at your leisure

Day 11

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