Iceland and Northern Lights city breaks

Iceland and Northern Lights city breaks

Book one of our special trips to Iceland during winter to unlock the magic of the Northern Lights, with a tour included as part of your city break to Reykjavík. With the aurora borealis ticked off, you’ll have lots of time to sink into the relaxing bubbles of the Blue Lagoon, discover more Icelandic countryside and uncover the quirky and colourful capital city.

The Northern Lights

The Northern Lights

Ready for a real bucket-list experience? On your tour, you’ll be taken to a quiet area outside of Reykjavík to catch a glimpse of the dazzling Northern Lights. Keep your eyes fixed skywards and watch flickers of blue, green and pink dance across the skies.

More natural treasures

More natural treasures

Iceland’s natural beauty knows no bounds. Beyond the Northern Lights, there are active geysers, volcanic fields, twinkling glaciers and epic waterfalls to explore among the Icelandic wilderness. Try booking onto a tour of the Golden Circle to tick off all the best bits.

Super-cool Reykjavík

Super-cool Reykjavík

Stick to the city for your fill of local culture and cuisine. Stroll around the harbour, bob in and out of museums and wander art galleries. Make sure to dig into super-fresh seafood, before checking out the legendary nightlife. Expect lots of live music and excellent craft beers.

Odinsve Hotel
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Odinsve Hotel

Reykjavik, Reykjavik

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0.1 Km to Iceland and Northern Lights city breaks

  • Chic boutique-style
  • Bar and bistro
  • A great choice of hotel rooms and apartments
  • Close to the National Gallery
  • 1.5km from Reykjavik Old Harbour
Hotel Fron
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Hotel Fron

Reykjavik, Reykjavik

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0.2 Km to Iceland and Northern Lights city breaks

  • Located on Laugavegur shopping street
  • 900m from Reykjavik City Hall
  • Great for exploring
  • Comfortable rooms
  • Friendly atmosphere
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Hotel Holt

Reykjavik, Reykjavik

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0.2 Km to Iceland and Northern Lights city breaks

  • Boutique hotel
  • Exceptional service
  • Great for art lovers
  • 750m from Reykjavik City Hall
  • 1km from the Harpa Concert Hall
Hallgrímskirkja Church

Hallgrímskirkja Church

Reykjavik

This striking church catches your gaze as you study Reykjavik’s skyline. The white stepped façade of Hallgrímskirkja evokes the forms of the island and reaches 73m. It’s free to roam...

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The Sun Voyager

The Sun Voyager

Reykjavik

Wander along Reykjavik’s waterfront to see Jón Gunnar Árnason’s sculpture The Sun Voyager. This striking steel creation may resemble a Viking long-ship but is in fact a dream boat and...

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National Gallery of Iceland

National Gallery of Iceland

Reykjavik

The National Gallery of Iceland overlooks Tjörnin lake, offering a peaceful place to admire its collection of 19th and 20th century Icelandic art. These works hang alongside pieces from international...

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Far-flung food
From traditional Icelandic dishes to international street food, Reykjavík’s food scene is as diverse and delicious as another other capital city. Seafood takes up most menus and you may also spot delicacies like reindeer burgers and fermented shark!
Soothing spas
If relaxation is high on your agenda, Reykjavík’s the place to be. Geothermal pools are dotted all around the city so you can sink into the bubbles and chill. For the ultimate experience, make for the iconic Blue Lagoon.
Super sightseeing
There’s lots to see in Reykjavík! Begin with Hallgrimskirkja, the sculpted church dominating the skyline, before stopping by Harpa concert hall and the Settlement Exhibition. For a totally free activity, wander the old town’s streets to see colourful graffiti and public art installations.
Bouncing bar scene
Gastro pubs, microbreweries, dive bars, live music halls – Reykjavík’s got the lot! Head for the downtown area and you’ll be drawn into cosy venues teeming with both visitors and locals. Prikið is a no-frills fave, while Kex charms with its indie and jazz nights.