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Adventures Afloat: A Real-Life Fantasy World: Iceland With Your Grandchild, By Sea and On Foot

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Program #21879RJ
13 Days | 12 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
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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 11 - 15 years of age.

Pack your hiking boots and your sense of adventure for this two-generation voyage around a real-life world of ice and fire. Circumnavigate Iceland and go ashore for expert-led walking excursions to glaciers, around massive volcanic craters and through magnificent mountain valleys. Learn the stories of the Sagas of Icelanders and see the aftermath of a volcanic eruption. After your invigorating walks, relax and learn onboard the ship as you navigate beautiful coastlines and bays.


Highlights

• Walk through Iceland’s otherworldly lava fields and green mountain valleys, around turquoise lakes and even hike on a glacier.
• Keep an eye out for wildlife like reindeers, whales, Atlantic puffins (Iceland has 10 million of them!) and more.
• Discover incredible natural formations like Gullfoss (“Golden Waterfall”) and Geysir and take a dip in the famous Blue Lagoon.

Activity Notes

Walking 3-4 miles per day over rough, rocky and uneven terrain.

Itinerary Summary

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

Currently selected:Prices Starting At:
Jun 27 — Jul 9, 2015 $4995  
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Special Offer: Enroll by Nov. 28, 2014 and receive free round-trip airfare from JFK. Other cities available at low cost! Please note free airfare may be limited.

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Included
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11 nights of accommodations
31 meals: 11 breakfasts, 10 lunches, 10 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
13 Field trips

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