Iceland


 

 

Upcoming Adventures –

June 9-16, 2017 (4 remaining spots)

August 7-14, 2017 (SOLD OUT)

Space is limited to 14 guests. Early Booking Guarantees Availability. Choice of single or double occupancy. Please contact us ASAP to reserve your place.

Join us for a once-in-a-lifetime journey across the land of “fire and ice”. Home to glaciers, picturesque waterfalls and volcanic formations, this island country is unparalleled in extreme contrasts and provides an unforgettable backdrop for outdoor activities and exploration. Trip highlights include:  glacier ice walk and climb, snorkeling between 2 continents (the only place in the world where this is done), super Jeep tour and hike in the beautiful “Valley of Thor” (over lava fields, glacial outflows and rivers in the surroundings of nearby volcanoes), Icelandic horseback riding coupled with Mojo Active Adventures’ signature culinary, cultural and restorative experiences.

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Sample Itinerary (subject to updates) iceland-flag

Day One:

Group departures from the United States (please contact us for specific flight
information and booking instructions)

ACTIVITY: Departure

 

Day Two:

After an early morning arrival at Keflavik International Airport, your adventure begins!  We’ll meet up with our local guides and explore, via private transportation, the southeastern region of the island en route to the evening’s accommodations, Ion Luxury Hotel – Iceland’s newest, luxury adventure hotel.  We’ll take in the dramatic scenery, recharge our batteries, then enjoy a welcome cocktail reception and group dinner before setting out to explore the other-wordly landscape on an evening guided hike.

ACTIVITIES: Arrival, sightseeing, evening hike

INCLUDED MEALS: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

ACCOMMODATIONS: Ion Boutique Hotel or Hotel Grimsborgir

 

Day Three:  

Our group will set out for the thrill of a lifetime — snorkeling between 2 continental plates. The only place in the world this can be done, we’ll don dry suits and enter water that offers unbelievable, 100+ feet clarity to swim between the North American and Eurasian tectonic plates (No prior dive experience needed)! Afterwards, we’ll work our way down the southern coast of the island, stopping to check out the incredible sites along the way, en route to our luxury, farmhouse-style accommodations.  Later that evening, we’ll climb into super jeeps and head into the island’s rugged interior for a memorable group dinner.

ACTIVITIES: Snorkeling, Super Jeeps

INCLUDED MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

ACCOMMODATIONS: Hotel Laekur

 

Day Four: Donning crampons, our expert guides will lead the group on a memorable trek across the vast glacial tongue and blue ice of Sólheimajökull. Using safety ropes and harnesses, we’ll try our hand at ice climbing and take in the sights of this incredible natural wonder. Afterwards, we’ll enjoy lunch at a quaint village farmhouse. Following dinner later that evening, we’ll have a chance to enjoy first-hand the beauty and uniqueness of Icelandic horses during a guided horseback ride.

ACTIVITIES: Ice climb and walk, sightseeing and evening horseback ride

INCLUDED MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

ACCOMMODATIONS: Hotel Laekur

 

Day Five: Exploring some of Iceland’s most rugged and beautiful interior — our next stop is the incredible “Valley of Thor”. Traveling via super jeep and by foot, we’ll ride and hike over lava fields, glacial outflows and rivers in the surroundings of nearby volcanoes taking in the breathtaking scenery.

ACTIVITIES: Super jeep tour, hiking, yoga

INCLUDED MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

ACCOMMODATIONS: Hotel Laekur

 

Day Six: We’ll head via private charter to Reykjavik — Iceland’s thriving waterfront capital. After checking into our hotel, we’ll explore the city on a guided bike tour. A group celebratory dinner will follow later that evening at one of the capital’s most famous and critically-aclaimed restaurants.

ACTIVITIES: Sightseeing, Biking Tour of Reykjavik

INCLUDED MEALS: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

ACCOMMODATIONS: Hotel Alda

 

Day Seven:

If desired, sleep in and spend a leisurely morning sightseeing and shopping in beautiful downtown Reykjavik.  Or take advantage of bonus activities such as: whale-watching cruises, helicopter rides, etc… (to be coordinated through Mojo Active Adventures).

Later that afternoon, we’ll make our way to the world-famous Blue Lagoon and experience, first-hand it’s healing and restorative effects.

ACTIVITIES: AM Sightseeing, shopping or bonus activities in Reykjavik and afternoon visit to the Blue Lagoon

INCLUDED MEALS: Breakfast and Late Lunch

ACCOMMODATIONS: Blue Lagoon Hotel

 

Day Eight: Group Departures

ACTIVITIES: Group Departures

INCLUDED MEALS: Breakfast

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