Northern Lights Reykjavik - Stopover for 4 Days

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Northern Lights Reykjavik – Stopover for 4 Days

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If your dream is to see colorful Northern Lights and how they seem to dance in the sky, then Iceland is your destination of choice to catch them and experience this amazing natural phenomenon. Let us help you to arrange a Northern Lights tour in Iceland and enjoy this spectacle along with plethora of available activities and gourmet food in the wonderful restaurants of Reykjavik.




Day 1: Arrival in Iceland and Reykjavik

Northern Lights in IcelandYour Northern Lights vacation in Iceland is about to begin! Once you arrive in Keflavik International Airport, you will be welcomed by our privat chauffeur, who will transfer you to your hotel in the heart of Reykjavik. We will invite you for a private meeting, concerning the upcoming days and will recommend places to visit and some activities if you have time. In the afternoon explore some landmarks of the city like Perlan landmark, Hallgrímskirkja Church, Harpa – Music & Conference center and the Sun Voyager sculpture. In the evening, the gourmet restaurants of Reykjavik will welcome you and afterwards, the bars are open until 1:00am during weekdays and 4:00am during weekends. You stay for the next three nights in an accommodation in the heart of Reykjavík.

Highlights of the day: Reykjavik city, Hallgrímskirkja church, Harpa concert hall, Perlan landmark, Sun Voyager sculpture, And more

Day 2: Golden Circle Tour

Strokkur Spouting SpringToday you will explore the southern part of Iceland. You will be picked up by the excursion company shortly before 9:00am. Begin your day by going to Þingvellir National Park. Þingvellir because of its beauty and its geological and historical value was accepted as UNESCO’s heritage site in 2004. After exploring the treasures of the park, you will head south to see Gullfoss Waterfall. It is ideal to have a bowl of traditional meat soup at Gullfoss café. You will make a short stop at Hellisheiðarvirkjun geothermal power plant before continuing to Reykjavik. In the evening, we recommend that you take a walking tour (or by taxi) to the Seltjarnarnes peninsula which is within the greater Reykjavik area, to check if the Northern Lights are visible.

Highlights of the day: Golden Circle Tour,  Þingvellir National Park, Geysir Spouting Hot springs, Gullfoss Waterfall, Hellisheiðarvirkjun power plant, And more

Day 3: Blue Lagoon and Northern Lights Adventure

northern-lights-reykjavikIn the morning you will be picked up at your hotel for a visit to the famous Blue Lagoon, where you will have the opportunity to soak in the geothermal spa. If you want you can add to the experience and enjoy a 30 minute relaxing in water massage.  In the evening you will join a guided Northern Light tour, where you will get to chase these natural wonders around the crisp arctic sky along the beautiful countryside of Iceland. If you are interested you can also upgrade to a Northern Lights Tour with a super jeep or you combine a Northern Lights super jeep tour with a wonderful lobster feast. After, we hope, a successful Northern Light hunt you will return back to the city.

Highlights of the day: The Blue Lagoon Spa, Northern Lights Tour, And more

Day 4: Departure Day

Iceland (31)Today is your last day on our beautiful island. If your flight is in the afternoon, you still have time to do some last minute shopping before catching the bus to Keflavik International Airport. If your flight is in the morning we will arrange your pickup accordingly. Thank you for traveling with Iceland Unlimited Travel Service – we hope to see you again soon!



Detailed Information


We offer three different accommodation categories for this Northern Lights Reykjavik tour:


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Budget Budget accommodation includes shared facilities in guesthouses. In some you might find a TV and a washbasin in your room. All offer breakfast that’s included in the price.




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Comfort In Comfort accommodation you will have access to private facilities (shower and WC). These would be a 3 star hotel or better guesthouse many of whom have their own restaurant. All offer a continental breakfast that is included in the price.




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Quality Rooms with private shower/bath and WC. These are 4 star hotels in Reykjavík. Suites and Jr. Suites are available upon request.




Season: Mid of September until end of March



  • 3 nights accommodation (Budget-Comfort or Quality) with continental breakfast
  • Private pick up and transfer from Keflavik International Airport to your accommodation in Reykjavík
  • Optional private information meeting with our travel consultant in Reykjavik before your tour starts
  • Guided Golden Circle Tour by bus
  • Entrance fee & bus transport to the Blue Lagoon
  • Northern Light Tour by bus
  • Shuttle bus transfer with pickup at your accommodation in Reykjavik upon departure
  • 24-hour emergency service
  • Taxes & service fee

Not included:

  • Flights to/from Iceland
  • Meals & drinks at restaurants apart from what’s stated in the itinerary
  • Personal travel insurance


Please contact us and get a price quote for this Northern Lights Reykjavik Tour. Note that this tour is fully customizable and days and activities can be added upon request. The day tours included in this package are operated by reliable partners. 

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