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Intergenerational Iceland: Land of Fire and Ice

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Program #10584RJ
11 Days | 10 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.

Program intended for grandchildren from 9 - 12 years of age.

With bobbing icebergs and bubbling mud, elusive elves and real-life reindeer, Iceland is a seemingly magical world for grandparents and grandchildren to discover together. Based in a 19th-century farmhouse, embark on a quest to embrace Iceland’s bounty. Whale watching, glacier trekking, fishing and horseback riding excursions are complemented by lessons on geology, the Vikings and the Sagas. Interact with Icelanders to learn about the daily lives of the people who inhabit this fascinating land.


Highlights

• Ride a snowcat to the top of Vatnajokull, Iceland’s largest glacier.
• Discover amazing geological features like the Gullfoss waterfall, the Great Geysir and the Blue Lagoon.
• Meet Icelandic families and enjoy home-cooked meals daily, sampling specialties like lamb, fresh fish and berry-topped skyr.

Program Notes

One youth per adult in shared accommodations. Adult is responsible for supervision of child at all times.

Activity Notes

Walking up to two miles per day; some uneven terrain.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Reykjavik, coach to Arnbjargarlaekur, 8 nights; coach to Grindavik, 1 night; coach to Reykjavik for departure.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
9 nights of accommodations
29 meals: 10 breakfasts, 10 lunches, 9 dinners
1 Expert-led lectures
16 Field trips
1 Performances

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4.8
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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