Reykjanes Explorer and Spa Break

from £467
excluding flights *
3 nights Year round

Overview

Iceland’s Reykjanes Peninsula in the south-western tip of Iceland offers a great base for a short break amongst lava fields and other amazing wonders for which the land of fire and ice is known. Based at the modern and cosy Northern Light Inn for 3 nights, this self-drive itinerary allows you to explore the volcanic landscapes, rugged coastlines and small fishing villages of the area.

Highlights

  • Visit the many unique sites of geological importance in the Reykjanes Peninsula
  • Complimentary access to the Wellness Spa
  • Easy access to Iceland’s Golden Circle highlights
  • Opportunity to bathe Iceland’s geothermal baths inlcuding the Blue Lagoon
  • Chance to observe the northern lights from the hotel’s cosy observatory (Sep-Apr)

What's Included

  • Accommodation in rooms with private bathroom
  • Car rental throughout
  • Unlimited mileage
  • No charge for additional driver
  • Exclusive use of iDiscover app

Full description

Your home amongst the lava fields

Located within a short drive of Iceland’s Keflavík airport and within walking distance of the renowned Blue Lagoon, the Northern Light Inn offers a perfect ‘home away from home’ for this 3 night break. A stunning location from which to see northern lights in the winter with dedicated lounge and optional wake up call service, the hotel is also a great summer retreat from which to take advantage of the endless hours of daylight. The modern wellness spa at the hotel featuring saunas, a steam room and a relaxation room is complimentary to all Discover the World guests who book this 3-night break. And whilst there you can even book yourself in for a floating therapy in one of Iceland’s only floating bubbles.

Explore and relax in equal measure

Benefitting from the use of our exclusive digital travel guide iDiscover, explore the sights of the nearby Reykjanes Peninsula. Walk across the bridge over two continents, walk around the  steamy Krysuvik mud pools, be amazed by the mysterious Gunnuhver geothermal area or head to Reykjanesviti beach, where Iceland’s oldest lighthouse sits amongst a dramatic rocky landscape. In the peninsula you can also get a taste of Iceland’s passion for music at the national museum of Rock ‘n’ Roll or delve into its history by visiting the Viking World exhibition. After a busy day sightseeing, return to the Northern Light Inn for some complimentary waffles and coffee in the comfortable lounge or relax in the wellness spa before enjoying the culinary delights offered at Max’s Restaurant. If you would like to extend your stay in Iceland, the capital Reykjavik and the wonders of the south capital are just a short drive away.

Bathe in geothermal waters

Geothermal activity has its benefits in Iceland and not only for providing an endless supply of energy to the nation but also great opportunities for outdoor bathing, even in freezing temperatures. Being so close to the mystical blue waters of the Blue Lagoon, a swim in this iconic site is a must do whilst staying at the hotel. Also, whilst exploring the golden circle you may wish to visit the secret lagoon, a charming bathing spot surrounded by idyllic scenery.

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Prices & Dates *

Offers

Airfares start from around £70 per person and are quoted separately to the holiday price. When enquiring, our Travel Specialists will provide the best fare possible from your preferred airline / airport.

From prices per person based on 2 sharing a room with private bathroom, including car hire

Departure Duration Car category Twin price (pp)
October 2018 - April 2019 3 nights D - Skoda Octavia (4WD) £540
October 2018 - April 2019 3 nights F - Suzuki Vitara £572
May 2019 3 nights B - VW Golf £467
May 2019 3 nights D - Skoda Octavia (4WD) £495
May 2019 3 nights F - Suzuki Vitara £512
May 2019 3 nights H - Kia Sorrento £530
Jun - Aug 2019 3 nights B - VW Golf £634
Jun - Aug 2019 3 nights D - Skoda Octavia (4WD) £681
Jun - Aug 2019 3 nights F - Suzuki Vitara £729
Jun - Aug 2019 3 nights H - Kia Sorrento £786
September 2019 3 nights B - VW Golf £591
September 2019 3 nights D - Skoda Octavia (4WD) £619
September 2019 3 nights F - Suzuki Vitara £636
September 2019 3 nights H - Kia Sorrento £654

 Note Other variations such as single rooms, rooms without facilities, three or four people sharing a vehicle, will be quoted on request.

What's Included

  • Accommodation in rooms with private bathroom
  • Car rental throughout
  • Unlimited mileage
  • No charge for additional driver
  • Exclusive use of iDiscover App
  • 24 hour emergency assistance from our team during your holiday
  • No surcharge guarantee

Itinerary & Accommodation

Itinerary & Accommodation

Day 1: Keflavik - Northern Light Inn

Fly to Keflavik, pick up your hire car and drive to the Northern Light Inn for 3 nights. After checking in, relax in the hotel spa with the opportunity of booking an optional floating treatment in the hotel’s bubble.

Day 2: Golden Circle

Explore the sites of the Golden circle, including the iconic Strokkur at Geysir, thundering Gullfoss waterfall and magnificent Thingvellir National Park. On the way back, return via the secret lagoon for a relaxing swim (optional).

Day 3: explore the Reykjanes Peninsula

Drive around the Reykjanes peninsula starting with Kleifarvatn lake, dramatically changed by Iceland’s seismic activity. Closeby visit the Krysuvik mud pools, where you can walk close to bubbling hot springs amongst multi-coloured rocky hills. Drive back towards the tip of the peninsula for a full loop including Brimketill’s sea rock pool, Reykjanesviti coastline including the lighthouse and the bridge over two continents. Before returning to Northern Light Inn, call in at Keflavik to visit the museum of Rock ‘n’ Roll and Viking World just outside of Keflavik. Return to the Northern Light Inn just in time for complimentary waffles and a visit to the wellness spa.

Day 4: Blue Lagoon - Keflavik

Check out from the hotel and take a swim in the Blue Lagoon (optional) before returning to Keflavik airport. Drop off your car and check in for your flight home.

Northern Light Inn

Iceland

Grade: Standard

Type: Hotel

A delightful, well-appointed hotel in a great location.

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Choice of Vehicles

We offer a wide range of rental vehicles for this holiday provided by the local Europcar franchise. Our long-standing relationship with them means that our clients enjoy many exclusive benefits including priority on the newest and best appointed vehicles available on the day.

Alternatively, consider renting a motorhome and use this itinerary as a route outline. You'll have complete flexibility on where you overnight.

iDiscover digital app

If you book any self drive in Iceland with us you will also get free use of our exclusive digital travel app, iDiscover, pre-loaded with your personalised itinerary. With 4G connectivity, the app allows you access to a vast travel directory featuring scenic wonders, 'must-visit' sites as well as hidden gems and activities.

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