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Circumnavigating Iceland

The Land of Elves, Sagas and Volcanoes | Itinerary 2

Price from $9,823
$6,876

Departure Dates
3 departures between May 2024 and Aug 2024
Duration
11 days
Ship

Cruise Overview

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.

Itinerary adjustment – August 1st Departure: Due to port congestion in Akureyri, we will now call at Grimsey on August 6th and Akureyri on August 7th.

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Cabin 1
Adults
2
Children
(2-15 years)
0

Available Dates

2024
No available cabins

Itinerary

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

What's included

Expedition Cruise

  • Stay in a cabin of your choice
  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner, including beverages* in the Aune restaurant
  • Fine-dining À la carte restaurant Lindstrøm is included for suite guests
  • Complimentary tea and coffee
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board†
  • Complimentary reusable water bottle
  • English-speaking Expedition Team who organizes and guides activities, both on board and ashore
  • Range of included activities

Onboard Activities

  • In-depth lectures and discussions hosted by experts on the Expedition Team
  • Full use of our Science Centre, library and advanced biological and geological equipment
  • Citizen Science Programme where you can assist with ongoing scientific research
  • Photography tips and techniques for capturing landscapes and wildlife from our onboard professional photographer
  • Use of the ship’s hot tubs, sauna and indoor gym
  • Informal gatherings with the crew for daily briefings

Landing activities

  • Escorted landings with small boats (RIBs)
  • Loan of boots, trekking poles, and all equipment needed for the activities
  • Complimentary wind- and water-resistant expedition jacket
  • Expedition photographers will be on hand to assist you.

Notes

  • All planned activities are subject to weather and ice conditions
  • Excursions and activities are subject to change
  • Please ensure you meet all entry and boarding requirements
  • No gratuities are expected

What's not included

  • International flights

  • Travel protection

  • Baggage handling

  • Optional shore excursions with our local partners

  • Optional small-group activities with our Expedition Team

Special offers

Expedition exclusive cost savings and rare opportunities.

* Certain offers may not be combinable, up to two savings opportunities except where noted otherwise

Included Programs

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

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