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Adventures Afloat: Glaciers, Geysers, Volcanoes & Elves: An Epic Family Voyage Around Iceland

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Program #21880RJ
13 Days | 12 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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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.
Iceland is a real-life fantasyland of towering waterfalls, bobbing icebergs, steaming lava beds and turquoise thermal pools. Share a voyage around this island country with your family. Experience incredible natural environments by land and sea, encounter whales, dolphins and birds, interact with the residents of remote villages and learn stories of Vikings and elves. Begin with two nights in Reykjavik then sail clockwise around the island, ultimately returning to the capital.


Highlights

• Discover incredible natural formations like Gullfoss (“Golden Waterfall”) and Geysir and take a dip in the famous Blue Lagoon.
• Ride specially equipped 4x4 vehicles to Europe’s largest glacier and take a boat excursion through icebergs on a glacier lagoon.
• Witness the aftermath of a volcanic eruption on the island of Heimaey and meet with a volcanologist to learn more.

Activity Notes

Walking up to two miles per day over varied terrain; some stairs are unavoidable.

Itinerary Summary

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

Currently selected:Prices Starting At:
Jul 6 — Jul 18, 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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6 nights of accommodations
31 meals: 11 breakfasts, 10 lunches, 10 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
14 Field trips

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