Season:
December
Price from:
$ 3,360,- p. p.
Duration:
5 DAYS / 4 NIGHTS
Departure:
12/29/2024

Unforgettable New Year's Celebration in Iceland

Dates and prices

Enjoy an unforgettable New Year’s festival in Reykjavik filled with unique experiences and amazing fireworks. Don't miss the breathtaking panoramic views of Reykjavik from the top floor of Perlan, where you will enjoy a festive Gala Dinner on New Year's Eve. 

Savor the rich flavors of Iceland at Ingólfsskálir Viking Restaurant, search for the Northern Lights, and take part in a festive tour around Reykjavik, including delightful Christmas treats! The trip to the highlights of the Golden Circle completes this unique journey.

 

Unforgettable New Year's Celebration in Iceland

Itinerary

Dates and prices

Arrival - Reykjavik

Sun Voyager in Reykjavik

When you touch down in Iceland your transfer awaits you once you are through customs check. Enjoy the airport shuttle transfer to your hotel in Reykjavik while admiring the volcanic nature of Iceland. If the time allows you are free to explore Iceland's capital city on your own. 

 

GOLDEN CIRCLE TOUR & Viking Dinner

Geyser

Today we will explore the wonders of the Golden Circle. We start with a visit to the Thingvellir National Park and UNESCO World Heritage Site. This special site is home to the oldest existing national parliament in the world, the Althingi which played a major role in the history of Iceland. During our stroll through the park, we will see countless crevices that bear witness to the drifting apart of the North American and Eurasian continental plates.

Our next stop is the mighty waterfall Gullfoss, also known as the Golden Falls, which is one of the most beautiful waterfalls in the country. You will also get to explore the active geothermal area of Haukadalur which contains the most active geyser Strokkur, which eruptes hot water up to 80 ft into the sky every 5-10 minutes.  

Next, we are going to have an early dinner experience at the charming Ingolfsskali Viking Restaurant. Enjoy an authentic Icelandic holiday dinner transporting you back to an era where nature served as the primary inspiration. After dinner, we will hunt for the Northern Lights out at the Faxafloi Bay where we might get the perfect picture of the majestic Northern Lights and the City. 

City Walk tour - New Year's Eve Celebration

Reykjavik ©Visit Iceland

Today you will join our guided Reykjavik City Tour and get to explore the highlights of Iceland's exciting capital. During the tour, you will see the charming city center, the parliament, the harbor, and the famous Hallgrimskirkja church, whose staple is a landmark in Reykjavik. You'll pass by the Harpa Concert Hall and visit the Perlan, a remarkable building and viewpoint.

In the afternoon you will immerse yourself in the enchanting holiday spirit of Reykjavik as you take a mesmerizing Christmas walking tour. As you stroll through the festively adorned Streets, you can discover Icelandic Christmas traditions along with unique customs and rituals that mark the arrival of the new year. You will also have the chance to try some traditional Christmas treats and beverages. The tour ends at 4:00 pm providing guests time to recharge and prepare for New Year's evening.

At 6:00 pm you will be picked up from your hotel and transferred to the Perlan, where you will be greeted with a welcome drink and the option to see Áróra, the northern Lights planetarium show. The festive 4-course Gala dinner will start around 7:30 pm with wine pairing. After the dinner, there will be a music performance and a DJ who will keep the party going throughout the night. You will have exclusive access to the observation deck which offers a 360° view over Reykjavik's capital area. The deck is the perfect viewpoint to watch the stunning fireworks show. A transfer from the Perlan will leave every 30 minutes starting from 12:30 am.

Reykjanes Peninsula & Blue Lagoon

Blue Lagoon

Today, we will depart from Reykjavik at 10:00 am to explore the fascinating Reykjanes peninsula. This region is renowned for its dramatic seashores, intriguing geology, lunar-like landscapes, lava fields, and charming fishing villages. During our guided tour, we will make a quick stop at Bessastadir, the official residence of the President of Iceland. Then, we will visit various remarkable sites such as the Bridge between the continents, the Gunnuhver hot spring area, the Brimketill viewpoint, and the lighthouse at the edge of the Reykjanes peninsula, which is a UNESCO Global Geopark. 

Lunch will be served at the Northern Light Inn restaurant. In the afternoon, we’ll arrive at the Blue Lagoon, an oasis in the lava created by a nearby geothermal power plant. Here, you can enjoy a refreshing bath or a swim in the pleasantly warm, mineral-rich water, which is well-known for its healing properties. 

For the final meal, we will head to the well-known modern Iceland steakhouse, Hereford. They’re famous for their Culinary Experience, which celebrates a fusion of flavors in every delectable bite.

Departure

Icelandair

Depending on your departure flight time you can spend the morning in Reykjavik before you take the airport shuttle transfer back to Keflavik International airport for the flight back.

Note:

A wide range of optional excursions can be booked directly with us.

You can find more information about Iceland as a travel destination, travel planning, and booking with Iceland ProTravel in the section: "Frequently Asked Questions".

Prices per person in USD

ACCOMMODATION Single Room Double Room
4* Hotel $ 4,090,- per person $ 3,360,- per person

Family rooms, children reduction and triple Rooms on request.

 

You can request the vacation you would like to book, and we will check the availability and contact you via e-mail within two business days to confirm the availability.


Prices may change according to availability.


Tour code: 0114

Included

  • Arrival & departure airport transfer by Flybus shuttle (no guide)
  • 4-nights accommodation in Reykjavik incl. breakfast
  • 3 hour Reykjavik city tour (with English speaking guide)
  • 7 hour Golden Circle tour including lunch (with English speaking guide)
  • New Year’s Eve 4 course Dinner with selected wines, music and transfers
  • Visit to Blue Lagoon incl. towel & 1x drink
  • Reykjanes Tour including lunch (with English speaking guide)

Not included

  • Flights or any air-related services or fees
  • Cancellation insurance
  • Travel insurance
  • Travel visa
  • Excursions other than specified as included
  • Food and drinks other than specified as included
  • Any other items not specified as “included”