Iceland


 

 

Next Adventure:

July 14-20 — Space is limited to 15 guests on this adventure. Early booking guarantees availability. Choice of single or double occupancy. Please contact us for more details and to reserve your spot!

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.

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, power up over a traditional Icelandic breakfast in a quaint nearby fishing village then work our way towards Reykjavik. We’ll get introduced to the island’s thriving waterfront capital through a private walking culinary/cultural tour of the city. After checking into our hotel, you’re free to recharge those batteries over a power nap or explore the nearby shops and art galleries on your own. Later that evening, we’ll toast to the adventures ahead over a group dinner at one of Reykjavik’s critically-claimed restaurants.

Activities: Arrival, sightseeing, walking culinary/cultural tour

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accommodations: Hotel Alda

 

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 harnasses, we’ll try our hand at ice climbing and take in the sights of this incredible natural wonder. Afterwards, we’ll explore highlights of the south coast followed by dinner at our hotel.

Activities: Ice climb and walk, sightseeing/hiking

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accommodations: Hotel Laekur

 

Day Five: We’ll begin the day with an up-close view of the beauty and uniqueness of Icelandic horses during a privately-guided horseback ride. Afterwards, we’ll stop by the nearby black sand beach en route to exploring some of Iceland’s most rugged and beautiful interior known as the “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: Horseback riding, Super jeep tour, Hiking

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accommodations: Hotel Laekur

 

Day Six:After catching a little extra shut eye, we’ll work our way towards the Reykjanes Peninsula — exploring several geothermal sites along the way. We’ll toast to our many achievements at our final stop — the world-famous Blue Lagoon. Known for its healing and restorative effects, it provides the perfect reward and balance to our incredible week of adventure.

Activities: AM hikes/sightseeing, Blue Lagoon

Included Meals: Breakfast and Lunch

Accommodations: Silica Hotel

 

Day Seven: Group Departures

ACTIVITIES: Group Departures

INCLUDED MEALS: Breakfast

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