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Adventures Afloat: Fire and Ice: A Circumnavigation of Mystical Iceland

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13 Days | 12 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. 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.
Turquoise thermal pools. Otherworldly waterfalls. Towering blue icebergs. Iceland is an astonishing package of the planet’s natural wonders. Discover them on colorful display — fjords, geysers, glaciers, volcanoes — during an extraordinary learning voyage around this dramatic country. From Reykjavik on the southwest coast, sail clockwise around the island and navigate pristine fjords, setting foot on glaciers and soaking in soothing hot springs.



Highlights

• At the rejuvenating waters of the Blue Lagoon, learn about its geological and man-made history.
• Observe and photograph local birds and whales from close proximity.
• See "Pompeii of the North" — a volcanic crater and houses half-buried from the volcanic eruption of 1973.
Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.

Activity Notes

Walking up to two miles daily over rough, rocky and uneven terrain. This program includes an excursion by Zodiac; the final step to board this vessel is 14 to 18 inches.


Itinerary Summary

Arrival Reykjavik (Iceland) 2 nights; embark MV Ocean Diamond, 9 nights; disembark Reykjavik, departure.

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11 nights of accommodations
32 meals: 12 breakfasts, 10 lunches, 10 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
12 Field trips
2 Performances

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