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From $870 - Have you seen them yet?

The Aurora Borealis, one of nature’s most spectacular exhibitions of beauty, is a natural phenomenon with the viewing season lasting from late August to as late as mid-April. NASA scientists have predicted the best possible conditions for seeing the Northern Lights in the current decade.

It's not just the Northern Lights that make Iceland the best winter holiday destination. During your visit, spend time snowmobiling on glaciers, visit the steaming geysers or relax in the geothermal Blue Lagoon.

Add up to three additional nights in Iceland for even more free time to explore Reykjavík or wherever else your curiosity leads you. Let our exciting day tours lead the way!

Included in this package

Flights to Reykjavík, Iceland

Economy Standard
Upgrade available for purchase
1 checked in bag (50 lbs) per person
1 carry-on bag (22 lbs) per person
Advance seat assignment selection

Accommodation, three nights (minimum)

Standard double or twin room
Upgrade available for purchase
Choose your hotel and room type
Breakfast included
Convenient and centrally-located options

Northern Lights Tour

Duration: approx. 3-4 hours
Minimum age: 6 years old
Visit that evening's locations for best viewing
Expert tour guides provide the best chance to see the lights

Taxes & fees

All taxes, fees and fuel surcharges are included.

Saga Points

Earn 4,800 Saga Points on round-trip flights included in all Icelandair Holidays vacation packages
Day 1It's departure day!


Are you excited to visit Iceland? Time to board your Icelandair flight for the overnight to our hub at Keflavík International Airport! Keep your eyes peeled in the winter as you just may see the northern lights dancing beside you!



Day 2Welcome to Iceland

Check in at your hotel in Reykjavik and get comfortable for your stay in Iceland. Check-in times range between 2 - 3pm, however hotels generally can store your bags while you take a stroll and explore the charm and allure of Old Town Reykjavik and enjoy the Nordic vibe of the world’s northernmost capital. There's plenty of lovely restaurants to choose from for a bite to eat. Check out our wide range of tours and activities, including whale watching and horse riding. 


Day 3Go hunting for the northern lights

Spend the day at your leisure. Northern Lights Hunt tour is booked for late evening and takes you to the best viewing location, as decided by Mother Nature. The Northern Lights might appear just outside of Reykjavik or perhaps from the middle of a lava field an hour's drive into the countryside. Every tour is unique, which is part of the adventure and your guide will use the most up-to-date weather and solar activity reports to plan your route. Coaches are equipped with free Wi-Fi. Departures range from 9 to 10pm, depending on the time of year, with hotel pick-ups beginning at 30 minutes prior. The Northern Lights are a natural phenomenon and their appearance cannot be guaranteed.

Please Note: If your tour is cancelled due to unfavorable weather conditions, or your tour operates as scheduled without any northern lights sightings, you have the option of joining the tour the following night for free (subject to availability). If your tour is cancelled due to weather conditions and you’re unable to reschedule, you may request a full refund for the included northern lights tour only.



Day 4A day all to your own


It's not just the Northern Lights that make Iceland the best winter holiday destination. You can customize your trip with day tours from the popular Golden Circle tour to snowmobiling on glaciers or relaxing in the geothermal Blue Lagoon. You will also have time to enjoy the cozy cafes and lively local nightlife.



Day 5 (note: you can extend your trip!)Optional: Add a day to explore more of Iceland


Extend your vacation and have an extra day in Reykjavik or South Iceland. From lava horseback riding to glacier walks to whale watching – there’s plenty to keep you entertained! So much so you can extend your vacation for up to 30 days.



Your final dayYour last day in Iceland ... for now!


Bid farewell to Iceland (for now!) before heading to Keflavík for your return flight home on Icelandair!


Accommodations

fromUSD 870 Per person, based on 2 adults
Tour operator / Authorised by the Icelandic Tourist Board