Itinerary August 14 to 25, 2013.

Circle Tour of Iceland

 

 

Aug 12

Depart North America, evening departure Icelandair, www.icelandair.ca

 

Aug 13

Arrival early morning in Keflavik. Breakfast included,

 

 

 

short tour of Reykjavik Check in at hotel. Afternoon on own to explore Reykjavik. Supper on own. Stay at 4th Floor Hotel (ARD-Triple, Bruce-Twin Private WC)  http://4thfloorhotel.is/ Supper on own

 

 

Aug 14

Free day in Reykjavik Stay at 4th Floor Hotel (ARD-Triple, Bruce-Twin Private WC)  http://4thfloorhotel.is/ Confirmed Supper on own

 

Aug 15

Depart Reykjavik 9:00 Visit Thingvellir and a number of other sights on the west.

Hike Arnarstapi to Hellnar. Stay Guesthouse in Stykkisholmur.  (ARD-Triple, Bruce-Twin, Gail Single Shared WC) http://www.hofdagata.is/ Confirmed  Supper included

 

Aug 16

Depart 9:00 Visit Bjarnarjahöfn, Reykir and Hvammstangi.

 

 

Bardal Family is also from this area, we will visit some the these farmsteads.

Stay at Hofsós www.hofsos.is (All in twin rooms with Private WC) Sunnuberg Private WC Confirmed Supper included

 

Aug 17

Visit Holar and Glaumbær. Breakfast and Supper at Sólvík, included  Stay at Hofsós.(All in twin rooms with Private WC) Best pool in Iceland

 

www.hofsos.is Sunnuberg (2 doubles) Private WC Confirmed Supper included

 

 

Aug 18

Breakfast at Solvik. Depart 9:00 Travel to Akureyri via Siglufjordur. Explore Akureyri, afternoon and evening on own. Stay at Hotel Akureyri Guesthouse. Downtown. Supper on own.

http://english.hotelakureyri.is/akureyri_guesthouse/ (ARD-Triple, Gail Single shared WC, Bruce-Twin Private WC) Supper on own. Confirmed

 

Aug 19

Breakfast on own. Free day in Akureyri, Optional tour to Torfufell and Myvatn. Stay at Hotel Akureyri Guesthouse. Downtown.

http://english.hotelakureyri.is/akureyri_guesthouse/ (ARD-Triple, Gail Single shared WC, Bruce-Twin Private WC) Confirmed Supper on own.

 

Aug 20

Depart 8:00 Visit Goðafoss, Myvatn and travel to the East Coast of Iceland. Visit Seydisfjörður and other villages along the coast. Stay at Berunes  http://www.berunes.is/ Shared WC Triple or double Confirmed Supper included

 

Aug 21

Depart 8:00 Visit Hofn í Hornafjörður, Glacier Lagoon (Boat Tour Included) http://www.glacierlagoon.is/  Skaftafell National Park Supper together. Private WC http://volcanohotel.is/ (ARD-Triple , Bruce-Twin, Gail Single Private WC) Confirmed Supper included

 

Aug 22

Depart 9:00 Explore the South Coast. Waterfalls, black sand beaches, Eyjafjallajökull (Museum included), Gullfoss (Meat Soup Included) and Geysir before returning to Reykjavik. Entrance to Volcano Display. Stay at 4th Floor Hotel (ARD-Triple, Bruce-Twin Private WC)  http://4thfloorhotel.is/ Confirmed Supper included

  

Aug 23

Free day in Reykjavik Stay at 4th Floor Hotel (ARD-Triple, Bruce-Twin Private WC)  http://4thfloorhotel.is/ Confirmed Supper on own.

 

Aug 24

 

Morning free, those that are leaving, depart Reykjavik about 2pm for Keflavik.

 

Reykjavik Marathon (will be 30th annual) and Culture Night Activities all day and night.

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

Web Links for some of the Hotels.

 

4th Floor Hotel  http://4thfloorhotel.is/

 

Guesthouse in Stykkisholmur http://www.hofdagata.is/

 

Hotel in the North  Hofsos www.hofsos.is  

 

Hotel in Akureyri Guesthouse Akureyri http://english.hotelakureyri.is/akureyri_guesthouse/

 

Guesthouse on the East Coast Berunes http://www.berunes.is/

 

Hotel on South Coast   Volcano Hotel http://volcanohotel.is/

 

 

Other Interesting websites

 

Visit Iceland

http://www.icetourist.is/

 

Visit Reykjavik

http://visitreykjavik.is/

 

Visit Skagafjörður http://www.visitskagafjordur.is/Default.aspx?cat_id=4953

 

Hofsos

www.hofsos.is

 

Visit Akureyri

http://www.visitakureyri.is/en

 

East Coast

http://en.east.is/

 

South Coast

http://south.is/

 

 

 

 

Kent´s Site

www.nordictrails.ca