Itinerary August 14 to 25, 2013.
Circle Tour of Iceland
Depart North America, evening departure Icelandair, www.icelandair.ca
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
Free day in Reykjavik Stay at 4th Floor Hotel (ARD-Triple, Bruce-Twin Private WC) http://4thfloorhotel.is/ Confirmed Supper on own
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
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
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
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
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.
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
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
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
Free day in Reykjavik Stay at 4th Floor Hotel (ARD-Triple, Bruce-Twin Private WC) http://4thfloorhotel.is/ Confirmed Supper on own.
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 Skagafjörður http://www.visitskagafjordur.is/Default.aspx?cat_id=4953