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Hot Springs and Icebergs – Iceland to West Greenland (9 Days)

Cruise Line: Lindblad Expeditions
Keflavík, Iceland to Keflavík, Iceland
DAY
PORT
Tour Segment  Cruise Segment
ARRIVE DEPART
DAY 1
Air travel
DAY 2
Air travel
Keflavík, Iceland
Reykjavík, Iceland

Fly overnight to Reykjavík, the world's northernmost capital. Choose an excursion to swim in the termal baths of the Blue Lagoon or learn about the hot springs and volcanic activity at the geothermal power plant experience and an Icelandic horse show at the Eldhestar Farm and riding centre. Check into the Grand Hotel in Reykjavík for two nights. (Day 2: L)

DAY 3
Reykjavík, Iceland

Today you may choose from several active options. Take a full-day tour of the Golden Circle, go hiking across the rolling scrublands just outside the city, ride an Icelandic horse through the Hafnarfjörður lava field, or join a cooking class at the Salt Kitchen. Tonight, a special treat: an exclusive dinner and musical performance await. (B,L,D)

DAY 4
Reykjavík, Iceland
Air travel
Kangerlussuaq, Greenland

Choose a walking or biking tour of Reykjavík in the morning, followed by a chartered flight to Greenland, with stunning views of the Greenland icecap. Embark National Geographic Explorer. (B,L,D)

DAY 5
Sisimiut, Greenland

Dozens of deep fjords carve into Greenland's west coast, many with glaciers fed by the ice cap that covers 80% of the country. Trace this ragged coastline, and search for humpback and minke whales. At Sisimiut, a former whaling port, visit the museum, wander amid a jumble of wooden 18th-century buildings, and learn from locals the tradition of creating Greenlandic national clothing. (B,L,D)

DAY 6
Disko Bay, Greenland
Ilulissat, Greenland

Sail into Disko Bay and set out to explore a tongue of the Greenland ice cap. Take an extraordinary cruise among towering icebergs. Explore the archaeological site at Sermermiut, and view the Jakobshavn Icefjord and its immense calving glacier. (B,L,D)

DAY 7
West Coast of Greenland

Our final day in the scenic fjords to Zodiac cruise, kayak, and hike across the tundra. (B,L,D)

DAY 8
Kangerlussuaq, Greenland
Air travel
Reykjavík, Iceland

Disembark in Kangerlussuaq, fly by charter for the second time over the Greenland icecap to Reykjavík, and check into the Grand Hotel. (B,L,D)

DAY 9
Reykjavík, Iceland
Keflavík, Iceland
Air travel

Have a guided tour of Reykjanes Peninsula, learn first-hand about the country's innovative approach to geothermal energy, or if you haven't yet experienced the Blue Lagoon, now's your chance! Transfer to Keflavík for flights home. (B,L)

Hot Springs and Icebergs – Iceland to West Greenland map

What's Included

Included

  • All accommodations aboard ships or in hotels per itinerary or similar, all meals and nonalcoholic beverages aboard ship, meals on land as indicated, air transportation where indicated as included, shore excursions, sightseeing and entrance fees, special access permits, transfers to and from group flights, use of snorkeling equipment and wet suits, use of kayaks (where available), gratuities (except to ship's crew), taxes and service charges, services of a ship physician on most voyages, and services of our expedition staff.

Not Included

  • Air transportation (except where shown as included), extensions, passport, visa, immigration fees, scuba diving (where available), meals not indicated, baggage/accident/travel protection plan, items of a personal nature, such as alcoholic beverages, e-mail, and laundry. Gratuities to ship's crew at your discretion.

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All accommodations aboard ship, meals as indicated, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages aboard ship, excursions, sightseeing and entrance fees, special access permits, transfers to and from group flights, use of kayaks and snorkeling equipment, services of Lindblad Expeditions’ Leader, National Geographic photographer, naturalist staff and expert guides, services of a ship physician, all gratuities, and all port charges and service taxes.

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