Winter Holidays In Iceland

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Iceland has the best seasons but winter is special with Northern Lights, fewer tourists, lower rates and more cultural life and arctic chill.

From September to mid-April, you may experience the Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis) along with the twilight. Many cultural and culinary festivals are hosted in autumn, winter and spring and it becomes the perfect opporunity to meet locals.

Holiday Packages

Iceland Winter Explorer Fly-Drive

This winter self-drive allows you to explore all the natural sights of Iceland such as Thingvellir National Park, Geysir, volcanoes and Gullfoss Waterfall combined with the relaxed pace of life in the capital, Reykjavik.

Type: Northern Lights | Winter Holiday | Family Holiday | Fly-Drive | Solo Traveller
8 days/7 nights
from £715 pp

New Year in Reykjavik

New Year's Eve in Iceland is celebrated with a bang! The sky at midnight lights up with fireworks as the Icelanders enjoy the celebrations. New Year's Eve is enjoyed at the exclusive revolving Perlan Restaurant, which is situated above the geothermal hot water tanks and offers some of the best views of Reykjavik. At Midnight, we meet up with the locals to wish each other a happy New Year around one of the numerous bonfires lit all over the city.

Type: Northern Lights | Winter Holiday | City Break | Family Holiday | Guided Tour | Romantic/Honeymoon | New Year Break | Solo Traveller
4 days / 3 nights
from £865 pp

Northern Lights Around Iceland

Explore striking landscapes, young lava fields, roaring waterfalls, deep fjords, majestic glacial ice-caps, black lava sand beaches, basalt formation, volcanoes, hot springs in moonlike surroundings, iceberg lagoons and more. We travel to North, East and South Iceland in pursuit of the awe-inspiring, magical, breath-taking, spellbinding and mesmerising Northern Lights.

Type: Northern Lights | Winter Holiday | Activity Holiday | Romantic/Honeymoon | Family Holiday | Individual Tour | Solo Traveller
8 days / 7 nights
From £1,425 pp

Northern Lights Explorer in Iceland 2014-2015

Experience the best of Iceland’s winter! Our Northern Lights Exploration Tour is designed to maximise the chances of seeing the elusive Northern Lights. In addition to 7 nights' accommodation with breakfast, the programme includes our special six night Northern Lights Academy – with 6 evenings of presentations, lectures and guided tours at spots likely to offer a glimpse of the Aurora Borealis – the Northern Lights.

Type: Guided Tour | Winter Holiday | Northern Lights | Activity Holiday | Family Holiday | Solo Traveller
8 days / 7 nights
from £995 pp

Northern Lights in Style

The Northern Lights are one of nature’s greatest displays: a mysterious, multi-coloured show in which the night sky is suddenly lit up with a wondrous glow that twists and swirls like a heavenly lava lamp. Elusive and ethereal, it is one of the great, timeless thrills of travel; a beautiful, shifting dance of nocturnal rainbows that many viewers find a humbling and spiritually uplifting experience.

Type: Wedding | Northern Lights | Winter Holiday | Activity Holiday | Romantic/Honeymoon | Family Holiday | Guided Tour | Weekend Break
6 days / 5 nights
From £1605 pp

Northern Lights, Volcanoes & Glacier Lagoon

Iceland is the perfect place to enjoy a winter trip full of adventure, icy landscapes and the chance to see the elusive Northern Lights. This unique island in the North Atlanti has extensive volcanic and geothermal activity. Geologically speaking, Iceland is one of the youngest countries in the world  since it only began to rise from the North Atlantic seabed about 25 million years ago. It is the product of ongoing volcanic eruptions.

Type: Northern Lights | Winter Holiday | Activity Holiday | Romantic/Honeymoon | Family Holiday | Weekend Break | New Year Break | Christmas Holiday | Solo Traveller | Wedding
5 days / 4 nights
From £695 pp

The Land of Northern Lights 2014-2015

This short getaway tour to Iceland gives you an insight to Iceland's nature and cultural life, staying 2 nights in Iceland's capital and 2 nights in a country hotel in South Iceland that is ideal for the search of the Northern Lights.

Type: Northern Lights | Winter Holiday | Guided Tour | Activity Holiday | City Break | Coastal Holiday | Country Holiday | Family Holiday | Weekend Break | Romantic/Honeymoon | New Year Break | Solo Traveller
5 days / 4 nights
from £615 pp

Reykjavik Winter Fun

The Reykjavik winter fun package is filled with sightseeing programs and activities, with a lot of things to see and do in a short period of time. Explore Reykjavik, Iceland’s capital, walk around the world-famous Geysir hot spring area, visit the magnificent Gullfoss waterfall and enjoy the excitement of Northern Lights hunting.

Type: Winter Holiday | City Break | Northern Lights | Weekend Break | Activity Holiday | Guided Tour | Coastal Holiday | Country Holiday | Family Holiday | Gourmet Holiday | Individual Tour | Romantic/Honeymoon | Tailor Made Holiday | Christmas Holiday | New Year Break | Solo Traveller
4 days / 3 nights
from £505 pp

Ultimate Icelandic Winter Weekend

Isn’t it time to experience something unusual, something different, something very exotic? Go to Iceland for this activity weekend and make things happen for you! Walk on ice near wild volcanoes, enjoy a lobster soup under the Northern lights (weather dependant), go 4x4 river crossing, travel through Europe’s only desert and go wild with the Vikings.

Type: Winter Holiday | City Break | Weekend Break | Northern Lights | Activity Holiday | Guided Tour | Coastal Holiday | Country Holiday | Family Holiday | Romantic/Honeymoon | Christmas Holiday | New Year Break | Solo Traveller
5 days / 4 nights
from £1,015 pp

Winter & Northern Lights Photography 2014-2015

This tour is a perfect winter adventure for amateur photographers and nature lovers. You will go to exceptional places, where you'll have plenty of time to explore and photograph winter scenery, lava fields, volcano craters, hot springs, geysers, waterfalls, sea shores, mountains, lakes, fishing villages, farms, light houses and anything else that captures your fancy.

Type: Northern Lights | Winter Holiday | Guided Tour | Activity Holiday | Coastal Holiday | Country Holiday | Family Holiday | Individual Tour | Romantic/Honeymoon | Solo Traveller
8 days / 7 nights
from £1,225 pp

Winter Activity Weekend in Reykjavik

What about a weekend full of action - walking on ice close to the famous Eyjafjallajökull glacier, an awesome ATV adventure, exploring a lava cave, snowmobiling on one of Europe’s largest glaciers and bathing in the mineral rich waters of the Blue Lagoon? Explore many of Iceland’s most beautiful natural sights on this tour.

Type: Winter Holiday | City Break | Northern Lights | Activity Holiday | Guided Tour | Coastal Holiday | Country Holiday | Family Holiday | Romantic/Honeymoon | Weekend Break | Christmas Holiday | New Year Break
5 days / 4 nights
from £1,075 pp

Reykjavik City Breaks

Reykjavik is an inviting and intriguing city. The Icelandic capital is surrounded by a fairytale-like countryside of volcanos, geysers and waterfalls which add to the amount of activities offered to visitors incl. seeing Northern Lights or the Midnight Sun.

Enjoy a shoppingtrip in Reykjavik, going through nifty crafts shops along with Nordic designer stores. A trip to the Blue Lagoon, The Pearl, Videy Island and Whale Watching are some of the must-dos as well.

Type: City Break | Weekend Break | Individual Tour | Northern Lights | Activity Holiday | Summer holiday | Winter Holiday | Coastal Holiday | Country Holiday | Family Holiday | Gourmet Holiday | Romantic/Honeymoon | Spa and Wellness Break | Tailor Made Holiday | Christmas Holiday | New Year Break | Solo Traveller
4 days / 3 nights or more
from £415 pp

Nature & Northern Lights Short Break in Iceland

Experience the best that Iceland’s nature has to offer and find yourself being an adventurer and an explorer during the fascinating Nordic wintertime. The hot springs, spouting geysers, powerful waterfalls, glittering glaciers, black lava beaches, soothing Blue Lagoon and dancing Northern Lights are all great reasons for visiting Iceland in the winter.

Type: Winter Holiday | City Break | Northern Lights | Activity Holiday | Guided Tour | Coastal Holiday | Country Holiday | Family Holiday | Individual Tour | Romantic/Honeymoon | Weekend Break | Solo Traveller
5 days / 4 nights
from £625 pp

Iceland in a Nutshell

Iceland in a Nutshell is the perfect way to get acquanited with the spectactular nature of the island over a long weekend.  Stay in charming Reykjavik and take daily excursions to the Blue Lagoon and some of the world's most amazing geysers and waterfalls.

Type: City Break | Family Holiday | Weekend Break | Northern Lights | Activity Holiday | Summer holiday | Winter Holiday | Guided Tour | Coastal Holiday | Country Holiday | Individual Tour | Romantic/Honeymoon | Spa and Wellness Break | Tailor Made Holiday | Christmas Holiday | New Year Break | Solo Traveller
4 days / 3 nights
from £555 pp