Soaring volcanoes, spouting geysers, peaceful fjords and spectacular waterfalls — join us on an epic expedition to the land of ice and fire.
Iceland Expedition Cruises
An expedition to Iceland offers steaming volcanic landscapes, vast glaciers, gushing waterfalls, and bubbling hot springs. Visit these incredible sights and discover Iceland’s wildlife, birds and whales. Get to know its Norse heritage, fishing communities and more as you explore with our Expedition Team. See our exciting itineraries, activities and current offers.
Expedition cruises to Iceland
You can explore the ‘land of fire and ice’ on a circumnavigation of Iceland, or choose from several Arctic Islands expedition cruises, that take in Svalbard, Greenland, Jan Mayen, the Shetland Islands, Norway and even Hamburg.
Activities in Iceland
Experience Iceland on an exhilarating selection of included and optional activities that will bring your expedition to life. The long summer days are the best time to go walking, hiking and kayaking in Iceland.
Wildlife in Iceland
The summer months are immense for wildlife along Iceland’s coast. Go whale watching for humpbacks, minke and blue whales. Spot for Arctic birds including Atlantic Puffins and see seals as you sail.
Expedition Team in Iceland
Your Expedition Team will guide hikes and landings. They’ll also share fascinating insights in lectures on the geology, nature and history of Iceland.
Cruises to Iceland
From Hamburg to Iceland – Half Circumnavigation of the Land of Ice and Fire
May 1 2023 and May 4 2024 - 12 days
MS Fridtjof Nansen
Circumnavigating Iceland - The Land of Elves, Sagas, and Volcanoes (Itinerary 2)
5 departures between May 2023 and Aug 2024 - 10 days
Iceland’s incredible scenery may steal the limelight, but marine mammals and bird life also thrive here among the volcanoes and glaciers. Around 23 whale species frequent these waters, including humpbacks, minke, white-beaked dolphins, harbour porpoises and even the occasional blue whale. Look out too for harbour and grey seals, and thousands of birds.
Iceland Expedition Team
Get more out of your travels with lectures and talks from your Expedition Team as you visit Iceland’s most popular and important sights. Immerse yourself in Iceland’s jaw-dropping scenery actively and safely on activities and adventures, guided by your Expedition Team.