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SCENARIO: Laplands & Iceland 2019

Laplands & Iceland: March 1-14, 2019

 

What’s Included

  • Roundtrip economy airfare

  • Hotel accommodations

  • Fullboard meals

  • Local English Guide

  • Filipino Tour Escort

  • Travel Bounty giveaway

  • Travel Insurance
  • Tips & gratuities

 

Chasing the Northern Lights 

The magic of Finnish, Swedish and Norwegian Lapland plus Iceland's Golden Circle and the Blue Lagoon, all in one wonderful tour! 

Ride with the huskies, enjoy a sleigh ride pulled by reindeers, meet Santa Claus and cross the Arctic Circle, visit the northernmost zoo in the world, sleep in a *Glass Igloo under the Northern Sky, have a drink at the Bar of the Ice Hotel, chase the Aurora Borealis in Tromso, witness the Land of Fire and Ice plus the Blue Lagoon in Iceland...

MAR 01 (FRI) MANILA / ROVANIEMI, FINLAND

Upon arrival in Rovaniemi, we will be met at the airport for a city orientation including entrance to the Artikum Science Museum. Hotel check-in after.

MAR 02 (SAT)  SNOW MOBILE - ICE FISHING

Head north on a Snowmobile trail that takes us along the frozen River Ounajoki and through snowy forests up into the hills, where we can admire the beautiful surrounding countryside of the Laplands. Time for ice fishing then head back to hotel.

MAR 03 (SUN) ARCTIC CIRCLE - SANTA'S VILLAGE - REINDEER SLEIGH RIDE                                         

We get a certificate as we cross the Arctic Circle and visit Santa Claus’ Village. Time to explore and meet the local star, Santa Claus, at his official address. After lunch, enjoy a Reindeer Sleigh Ride!

MAR 04 (MON) ROVANIEMI - ARCTIC RANUA - HUSKIES - GLASS IGLOO

Depart Rovaniemi for the Ranua Wildlife Zoo to meet the Arctic Fauna. Experience a husky dog safari ride. And tonight is the night which will be the envy of many, as we have a one of a kind experience by sleeping in an Arctic Glass Igloo.

MAR 05 (TUE) JUKKASJARVI - KIRUNA, SWEDEN

Depart Finland for our drive to the Swedish Laplands. Lunch stop at Jukkasjärvi to visit the popular Ice Hotel (including Art SuitesIce Chapel and Ice Bar). Then on towards Kiruna for overnight.

MAR 06 (WED) KIRUNA - TROMSO, NORWAY

Continue to Tromsø, the capital of the Norwegian Arctic region. After dinner, we gather and meet our professional guides.Our mission tonight – to chase the Northern Lights, in search of the Aurora Borealis!

MAR 07 (THU) TROMSO

Morning at leisure. Afternoon panoramic tour of Tromsø including the Arctic Cathedral. Walk through old town which still hosts old wooden and colorful houses including the biggest wooden Cathedral in Norway.

MAR 08 (FRI) TROMSO - REYKJAVIK, ICELAND

Transfer to the airport for flight to Reykjavik. Upon arrival, we will be met and transferred to our hotel.

MAR 09 (SAT) REYKJAVIK - SELFOSS - GULFOSS - THINGVELLIR

Today is the start of our Golden Circle Tour including the mighty Gulfoss Waterfalls and Thingvellir National Park.Afternoon free until dinner.

MAR 10 (SUN) SELFOSS - HVOLSVOLLUR - VIK

Drive through the fertile farmlands of South Iceland. Marvel at Seljalandsfoss, Skogafoss and Reynisfjara. Continue on to Hvollsvollur to view a Lava Exhibition and Cinema. Last stop is Skogar Folk Museum.

MAR 11 (MON) VIK - HORNAFJORDUR - VIK

Enter Skaftafell National Park and enjoy a glacier trail walk. After lunch, on to Lake Jokulsarlon with a stop atBlack Beach where one can open a bottle of wine and drink it with a chip of glacier. Cheers!

MAR 12 (TUE) VIK - GRINDAVIK - REYKJAVIK

We continue to Reykjavik with outside visit to Strandarkirkja Church. Head west to Grindavik for a dip at the Blue Lagoon, a warm and fitting finale to a chilly journey. We drive back to Reykjavik for our farewell dinner and overnight.

MAR 13 (WED) REYKJAVIK - COPENHAGEN

Departure transfer to the airport for onward flight.

MAR 14 (THU) ARRIVE MANILA

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