Land of Fire & Ice: Iceland With Your Grandchild

Take a fantastic quest through the real-life magic of Iceland, where tales of Vikings combine with a wondrous landscape to make this the perfect adventure for you and your grandchild.
Rating (5)
Program No. 10584RJ
11 days
Starts at
4,999 / ADULT
4,799 / CHILD
Flights start at

At a Glance

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.
Activity Level
Keep the Pace
Walking up to two miles daily over varied terrain. Elevations up to 4,500 feet.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Ride a glacier vehicle to the top of Langjokull, Iceland’s second 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.

General Notes

The age range for this program varies by departure date. Please make sure that you are attending a departure date that meets the correct age requirement. The July 8th departure is for grandchildren ages 9-15. The July 19th departure date is for grandchildren ages 12-15. The July 30th, 2019 date is for grandchildren ages 9-12.
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