Winter Madness

810006 - W20

Crazy about winter?  From Iceland to Greenland – enjoy the highlights of the winter season in the legendary North Atlantic on our Winter Madness tour. Experience winter in all its glory!

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Highlights
  • Explore the quaint, Greenlandic town of Ilulissat
  • Witness the short wintertime, daylight hours in the North Atlantic
  • Golden Circle tour in Iceland including visits to Gullfoss, the Golden Falls; the geothermal area of geysir and the Ancient Viking Parliament area of Þingvellir National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Upgrade your Golden Circle tour to a Super-jeep tour and add on snowmobiling for even more fun!
  • Experience winter in all its glory!
Details

2019 Departures:
Mondays: 18 February – 08 April

2019 Pricing from:
US$2,935 – twin
US$3,575 – single

Prices are shown in US$ per person based on two people sharing a twin room and one person in a single room. Prices are subject to change due to currency fluctuations, added taxes and fees not currently in place. CA$ prices are also available, please inquire.

This tour requires a deposit of US$2,000 at time of booking. Balance is due 70 days prior to travel.

Tour Code:
810006 - W20

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Day 1, Monday: Arrive Iceland – transfer to Reykjavik

Transfer from Keflavik Airport to your hotel in downtown Reykjavik for your overnight. Spend the day exploring this amazing capital city.

Day 2, Tuesday: Fly from Reykjavik to Ilulissat, Greenland

Make your own way to Reykjavik city airport for your flight to Ilulissat, West Greenland. You will be met upon arrival by a local guide and taken to Hotel Arctic. Enjoy an afternoon city walk of Ilulissat followed by a group dinner at your hotel. This evening be sure to keep an eye out for the Northern Lights – they might make an appearance if the weather conditions are right!

Days 3 & 4, Wednesday & Thursday: Ilulissat

Choose from a range of optional excursions in Ilulissat. Here are just a couple of ideas:

Dog Sledding: Travelling by dog sledge with your Inuit hunter to isolated villages or to the fishing grounds on the frozen fjords is a journey into the world of the old polar explorers.

Iceberg Cruises:  Get out on the Ilulissat Fjord by boat which provides the perfect opportunity to get close to these gigantic sculptures created by nature.

Day 5, Friday: Fly to Reykjavik

Transfer from your hotel to the Ilulissat airport today, to fly back to Reykjavik. Transfer to your accommodation for a 2 night stay.

Day 6, Saturday: Golden Circle

Included is your day tour to the Golden Circle, to visit Gullfoss Waterfall, the geothermal Geysir area and Thingvellir National Park. Option to upgrade to a Super-jeep safari with optional snowmobiling for added excitement!

Day 7, Sunday: Farewell to Iceland

Transfer from your hotel to Keflavik Airport. Option to upgrade to the Blue Lagoon transfer which includes transportation from your hotel to the spa, a pre-booked entry time and an onward transfer to the airport.

Included
  • Round-trip transfers between Keflavik and Reykjavik
  • Three nights of accommodation in Reykjavik
  • Round-trip airfare between Reykjavik and Ilulissat
  • Taxes on airfare
  • Airport transfers in Ilulissat
  • Three nights of accommodation in Ilulissat
  • Breakfast daily
  • Two dinners at hotel in Ilulissat
  • Walking tour of the town of Ilulissat
  • Full day Golden Circle tour in Iceland
Not Included
  • International airfare to/from Iceland
  • Meals other than those listed
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Gratuities to local guides
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