Northern Lights in the North


Beautiful Lake Myvatn
Optional winter activities
Colourful Akureyri

Northern Lights



The magnificent North is a land of adventures and breath-taking beauty and one of the best places in Iceland to seek the Northern Lights in the winter months.


Outline Itinerary

1. Depart UK. Arrive Keflavik and take the Flybus into the city
2. Fly to Akureyri and transfer to Myvatn
3. At leisure for optional sightseeing or winter activities
4. Explore Akureyri and afternoon flight to Reykjavik
5. Transfer to Keflavik to depart Iceland or extend your stay


From £1210 per person

Departure Dates

October to March

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The magnificent North is a land of adventures and breath-taking beauty and one of the best places in Iceland to head in winter to seek the Northern Lights.

On this short winter break discover the regions breath-taking beauty and spectacular nature for yourself as you take in the delights of Akureyri and experience the very best of Lake Myvatn. With opportunities for winter activities and remote northern lights viewing, this really is the perfect short break.

Spend a night in Reykjavik before embarking on your northern adventure the following morning. After a short flight to Akureyri, enjoy a sightseeing tour as you transfer to Myvatn. The Myvatn region has gained an excellent reputation for its winter fun, allowing you to head out on a cross country ski or snowshoe trip, try winter horse riding or experience a snowmobile or husky safari. Winter sightseeing tours are also available taking you to stunning landmarks such as Godafoss, Dettifoss and the mystical Dimmuborgir or simply choose to relax in the warm waters of Myvatn Nature Baths. There will be time to explore the colourful town of Akureyri before returning to Reykjavik for a final night but with so much to still discover why not extend your time in this wonderful country.


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Price is based on 2 persons travelling and sharing a room and is dependent on travel dates and length of stay. Please contact us for more specific pricing.

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