EXCLUSIVE! 5-Night Norway's Mythic Northern Lights

Set off on an inspirational journey through awe-inspiring scenery. Known as the Land of Fire and Ice, your destination is renowned for its glaciers, volcanoes and geothermal lagoons! Begin with an airport transfer and two nights in the world's most northerly capital, Reykjavik, a Viking City. Enjoy a local food tour and set off on a small-group tour of the iconic Golden Circle visiting sights such as Gulfoss Waterfall and the Secret Lagoon. On Day 3, pick up your car rental and drive along the south of Iceland to witness more spectacular waterfalls, glaciers, and the famous Black Sand Beach, all at your own pace. Along the way, you will also get to travel by super jeep over a Glacier and explore a crystal blue ice cave!

PLAN AND BOOK

Included Unique Activities

Icelandic Lava Show

Icelandic Lava Show

Flybus Airport Transfer

Flybus Airport Transfer

Food Lover's Tour

Food Lover's Tour

Golden Circle and Secret Lagoon Hot Springs Tour

Golden Circle and Secret Lagoon Hot Springs Tour

Crystal Blue Ice Cave by Super Jeep

Crystal Blue Ice Cave by Super Jeep

Accommodations

3 Nights

Modern Myrdal Valley Hotel

1 Night

Contemporary View Hotel

Transportation and Guides

  • Share Airport Transfers on Arrival 
  • Automatic Rental Car from Day 3

Meals Included

  • Icelandic Breakfast Served Daily
  • Reykjavik City Food Lovers Tour

Points of Interest

National Museum of Iceland, Reykjavik, Capital Region

Harpa, Reykjavik, Capital Region

Hallgrimskirkja, Reykjavik, Capital Region

Reykjavik, Capital Region

Gullfoss Waterfall, Southern Region

Thingvellir National Park, Selfoss, Southern Region

The Golden Circle, Capital Region

Seljalandsfoss Waterfall, Southern Region

UNESCO World Heritage sites

Thingvellir National Park, Selfoss

Thingvellir National Park, Selfoss

Vatnajokull National Park

Vatnajokull National Park

Included Unique Experiences

  • Reykjavik City Food Lovers Tours
  • Small-Group Golden Circle Tour
  • Visit the Secret Lagoon
  • Drive atop a Glacier in a Super Jeep
  • Explore a Crystal Blue Ice Cave

Tour highlights

  • Reykjavik City 
  • Gullfoss  - Marvel At the Breathtaking Waterfall
  • Secret Lagoon
  • Geysir hot springs area
  • Þingvellir National Park (Thingvellir)
  • Seljalandsfoss waterfall
  • Skogafoss waterfall
  • Solheimajokull glacier
  • Reynisfjara and Dyrholaey black sand beaches
  • Vatnajökull Glacier
  • Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon

2024 LOW SEASON

Available Dates

May

From $3,368 per person

2024 MID SEASON

Available Dates

Sep, Oct

From $3,498 per person

2024 HIGH SEASON

Available Dates

Jun, Jul, Aug

From $3,588 per person

2025 LOW SEASON

Available Dates

Apr, May

From $3,536 per person

2025 MID SEASON

Available Dates

Sep, Oct

From $3,673 per person

2025 HIGH SEASON

Available Dates

Jun, Jul, Aug

From $3,767 per person

Your Price Includes

ACCOMMODATION

  • 6 Nights Authentic Icelandic Accommodations

DINING OPTIONS INCLUDED

  • Icelandic Breakfast Served Daily
  • Reykjavik City Food Lovers Tour

TRANSPORTATION

  • Share Airport Transfers on Arrival 
  • Automatic Rental Car from Day 3

INCLUDED UNIQUE EXPERIENCES

  • Reykjavik City Food Lovers Tours
  • Small-Group Golden Circle Tour
  • Visit the Secret Lagoon
  • Drive atop a Glacier in a Super Jeep
  • Explore a Crystal Blue Ice Cave

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

  • Reykjavik City 
  • Gullfoss  - Marvel At the Breathtaking Waterfall
  • Secret Lagoon
  • Geysir hot springs area
  • Þingvellir National Park (Thingvellir)
  • Seljalandsfoss waterfall
  • Skogafoss waterfall
  • Solheimajokull glacier
  • Reynisfjara and Dyrholaey black sand beaches
  • Vatnajökull Glacier
  • Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon
Prices Based On
  • All Taxes & Fees Included
  • Prices are Per Person based on 2 people traveling together and sharing a room.
  • Traveling Alone? No Problem. Just Ask Us for a Single Supplement Price.

"Amazing Ireland Guided Vacation"

Lindsay S.

topardisewithlove.com

Jorie, I can't thank you enough for all your help, answering all my 50 million questions and also reassuring me that Ireland would be amazing. When switching my group from Egypt to a different destination, I was so flustered and not confident in where to go, but it was so easy to sell into the group. I have to say, Ireland was not necessarily at the top of my list, but oh my gosh, it is now! You and Authentic do an AMAZING job when it comes to Ireland!

My group literally cannot stop talking about our trip and they ALL loved it. The hotels were amazing. Aghadoe and Glenlo literally took the spotlight. Our guide Seamus was phenomenal and our driver Ian was so funny. We all had such a good time! Even with the other 2 couples that were on the trip. I really can't think of one flaw or hiccup.. everything was so seamless and perfect. I think it was some long days driving for some, but ultimately I think everyone knew that it was inevitable to see all of the beauty of Ireland. The bus was so nice and it was nice that it was roomy enough for us all to spread out. Again, I can't really think of one thing that I was 'ehh..'. It was all so amazing!

Again, I can't thank you enough.

"This Guided Vacation far exceeded my wildest dreams"

Lorraine M.

Dear Jen, thank you for all your assistance and patience with our Ireland vacation. This is my lifetime dream. Elegant and fabulous tour. The best guide and bus driver. Small, lovely. This trip far exceeds my wildest dreams. Seamus is witty, well informed and an excellent guide.

"Trip to London and Scotland"

Kathie S.

Agency

My clients LOVED their trip to London and Scotland. They really enjoyed the hotels that Authentic Vacations recommended, especially the Rembrandt. Thank you!

"The entire Ireland trip was a dream"

Jennifer B.

Jackson, NJ

Ellie booked our dream vacation for a total of 15 days to Ireland. We did a self-driving tour with a car rental starting and ending in Dublin. We traveled the entire coastline staying 1 or 2 nights at each hotel. The places arranged for us got better and better each night, ending with our last night in a castle built in 1101. The entire trip was a dream. All the recommendations made to us by Ellie were spot on! I can not wait to work with her again. We plan on returning in a couple years with our adult children. I would definitely use Authentic Vacations again for any trip I plan on taking overseas.

"Great trip in Ireland & Scotland"

Tena

Ireland/Scotland trip was a great trip planned with our group and Jorie. We thoroughly enjoyed each city we visited in both countries. All our hotels were very nice but as older adults, I would advise to pack light which is hard to do if your visit is extended but we had to climb stairs in several places. My favorite thing in both countries are the people. Everyone was so friendly and inviting at hotels, restaurants and local sites. We felt completely safe and comfortable. I would agree with other travelers that driving is stressful for both driver and passengers especially in Ireland where the roads are extremely narrow with rock walls on each side. Next trip will include staying in certain cities with tours out. JerPoint Park in Ireland was a favorite of our group of 4. Authentic Vacations plans, reservations and communications were first rate.

"Wonderful Scottish and Irish adventure"

James

South Carolina

Lauren, thank you for putting together a wonderful Scottish and Irish adventure. In many unexpected ways it indeed was an adventure that we will remember forever. So sincere thanks. Despite a glitch in St Andrews your team's recovery actually made St Andrews the highpoint of our trip. Staying at Rusacks overlooking the first tee and eighteenth green of the old course was awesome. All the Hotels were first rate. Experiences - awesome The Clontarf Castle is an awesome way to the trip. Well done y'all.  Big city stays - We all felt like we could have used an extra day in the larger cities. They all had a story to tell, and we just had enough time to scratch the surface. Self-drive - while less expensive alternative, the person doing the driving misses out on a lot in transit, while the passenger's white knuckle thru the driver's learning process. Also, the roads in Scotland and Ireland are no joke.  Would recommend it is worth it to hire a private chauffer driver or go Small Guided for sure.

"Scotland Birthday Trip"

Michelle

Agency

Adina, I'm following up on my client's train/whiskey tour/ birthday trip to Scotland in October. They had a wonderful time! The whiskey tour day was their favorite, made extra special by their driver Alec who was a superstar. My client's boyfriend is a real train enthusiast. They enjoyed all the train trips, and Nick was like a child on the Jacobite train. Thanks so much for your help with this trip. You clearly know Scotland and planned a very nice route with some unique requirements. I greatly appreciate your expertise and attentive service. I look forward to working with you again in the future. An early Happy Holidays!

"Memorable Trip in Italy"

Loryl

Fort Thomas, KY

Amber, I received this email from my client Mrs. R this morning - I love being able to share these with you all :).

"Loryl, WOW! What a wonderful trip we had in Italy! Thank you for helping make this trip so memorable. We have so many wonderful memories that we will cherish forever. It was a trip of a lifetime. Thank You!  I guess we need to start thinking about our next trip. "

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