Complimentary Pre or Post Program for our Best of Iceland cruise in 2021!
Valid for all Best of Iceland bookings made until December 31st, 2020!*
For this Special Offer - Please choose from the options below and save up to USD 500 per person:
Option 1 - Self Drive South/West Iceland:
Day 1 Arrival/Disembarkation:
Pre: Arrive at Keflavik Airport Post: Arrive in Reykjavik aboard the OCEAN DIAMOND. Pick up your vehicle from the car rental office (you will be picked up at the harbor). Leave the capital behind as you drive towards the south coast. You’ll spend the first two nights of your journey in a typical Icelandic country inn.
Day 2 South Coast, Waterfalls and Black Beaches:
Highlights today include the spectacular Seljalandsfoss and Skogafoss waterfalls. With the frozen slopes of Myrdalsjokull glacier as a backdrop, admire the black beaches of Vik and dramatic cliffs of Cape Dyrholaey. En route, visit the Lava Centre in Hvolsvollur.
Day 3 Geysers, Gullfoss and Norse Heritage:
Visit the Haukadalur geothermal field, the world famous Strokkur geyser and Gullfoss waterfall. Then make your way to historic Thingvellir National Park, where Iceland’s ancient parliament (the Althing) met between 930 and 1799 AD. The day ends near Borgarfjord on the west coast with an overnight in another typical, Icelandic country inn.
Day 4 West Coast, Borgarfjord to Reykjavik/Keflavik Airport:
Borgarfjord is home to Hraunfossar waterfall as well as the earth’s largest hot springs – Deildartunguhver. Driving via the Hvalfjordur, you will reach Reykjavik around noon. Spend a couple of hours exploring the Icelandic capital with its Nordic charm. Pre: Drop off your rental car in Reykjavik and embark the OCEAN DIAMOND. Post: Drop off your rental car at Keflavik airport before your journey home.
- 3 overnights in typical Icelandic accommodation including breakfast
- 3 day car rental, category A (e.g. VW Polo), including unlimited mileage,
- CDW insurance and 24% Icelandic VAT
- One way Airport pick up fee
- Detailed itinerary
Option 2 - City Break with Golden Circle
Day 1 Arrival/Disembarkation:
Pre: When you arrive in Iceland you will be transferred to your hotel in Reykjavik from the Airport. Post: After disembarkation you will be transferred to your hotel. When you arrive at the hotel you are free to explore the city's many gems. Reykjavik is excellent for shopping and you will find many products that you will not find elsewhere. Reykjavik is famous for many modern cafes and bars. You will spend three overnights in a three star hotel in Reykjavik.
Day 2 Reykjavik:
Take a bus tour with City Sightseeing and explore Reykjavík at your leisure. You will have the opportunity to hop on and off at conveniently located bus stops throughout the city. Reykjavik is truly the best of both worlds; A modern, trendy and forward-looking city whilst at the same time being close to unspoiled nature. Reykjavik is a magical place to behold.
Day 3 Golden Circle Tour:
On the Golden Circle tour, the Geysir area allows you to walk around the world-famous Geysir geothermal area, a geothermal field where hot springs are in abundance, geysers explode and pools of mud bubble. One of the Golden Circle’s many highlights is the Gullfoss waterfall, the queen of Iceland‘s waterfalls. The tour ends with the no less spectacular Thingvellir National Park. This is the original site of the oldest existing parliament in the world. The great Atlantic Rift, a rift that is slowly pulling Iceland apart along tectonic plates, is clearly visible.
Day 4 Reykjavik/Embarkation
Enjoy your morning in Reykjavik. Post: Transfer to Keflavik airport. Pre: Embarkation at the OCEAN DIAMOND in the afternoon.
- 3 overnights including breakfast in Reykjavik (3* hotel)
- One way transfer to or from Keflavik Airport
- Transfer to or from harbor to or from hotel in Reykjavik
- Day tour of the Golden Circle including bus fare (from hotel/bus stop), professional local guidance, free Wi-Fi and admission to Friðheimar greenhouse
- Day Tour Hop-on, Hop-off Tour Reykjavik including Hop-on, Hop- off
- access for 24 hours, free WiFi and audio guide commentary in eight languages (German, Italian, Swedish, Icelandic, French, Spanish, English & Japanese).
*The special is not combinable with other special offers (e.g. Super Early Bird).