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ICELAND

REYKJAVÍK | VIK 

NOVEMBER 25 - DECEMBER 1, 2024

 

7 DAYS | 6 NIGHTS

Experience the magic of the Holiday Season Under Iceland's Northern Lights!

 Ladies & Gentlemen Welcome!

Embark on an unforgettable journey to Iceland with LDTG (ladies & gentlemen welcome!), where rugged landscapes meet the Northern Lights' mystical dance and fiery geysers punctuate the horizon. A recent study suggests that 2024 may offer the best aurora displays in 20 years as the sun reaches the peak of its roughly 11-year cycle. Don’t miss out on a chance to see what could be the best northern lights this year! Explore the beauty of Iceland alongside like-minded people and partake in an intimate experience curated to explore the essence of Iceland's natural wonders. This exclusive holiday season trip offers the perfect opportunity to forge genuine connections with fellow travelers. In the spirit of fostering genuine connections, indulge in a curated Thanksgiving celebration/dinner experience differently this year, where the warmth of camaraderie fills the air in a new place. Whether you're a solo traveler seeking new connections or joining along with friend(s)/family, this trip promises unforgettable memories against the backdrop of Iceland's unparalleled beauty. With our commitment to intimate group experiences, we host trips with no more than 8 –10 individuals, ensuring personalized attention and meaningful interactions throughout your journey. Secure your spot today and get ready to discover the magic of Iceland with LDTG.

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WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Accommodation Stay in Reykjavík and Vik

    • 4-Nights in 4-Star Hotel in Reykjavík
      2-Nights in Vik (Mountain View Room)

  • Daily Breakfast3 Dinners

  • Airport Pick up/Drop-off

    • ​Arrival Day: Two Specific Scheduled Pick-Up Times 

    • Departure Day: Two Specific Scheduled Drop-Off Times 

  • Ground Transportation

  • All entrance fees and taxes to activities

  • Private Led-Tours

    • ​Food & City Tour 

    • Thingvellir National Park

    • And More! 

  • Visit & admire breathtaking, photo-worthy waterfalls and beaches

  • Black Sand Beach ATV Biking experience

  • See Icelandic Horses

  • Curated LDTG Thanksgiving Celebration/ Dinner

  • Lunch at a Tomato Farm

  • Northern Lights “wake-up call” on specific nights

    • We Got You! Don’t miss out on a chance to catch the northern lights, no matter the time. 

  • Spa Day at the Blue Lagoon (Premium Access)

  • Dedicated English-Speaking Expert Local Guide

  • Experienced LDTG Travel Host 

  • Special Moments Captured by our Dedicated Staff Throughout the Trip

  • Special LDTG Gift Bag

  • Meeting New People!

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NOT INCLUDED

  • International Flight (including taxes & fees) 

  • Medical & travel insurance 

  • Meals besides those stated

  • Personal expenses or any other expense not mentioned above, including personal tipping

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PRICING

$4,840 Per Person​

 

Payment Plan Options 

  

3-month Plan

Deposit: $400

May 15th                  $1,480

June 15th                 $1,480

July 15th                  $1,480

6-month Plan

Deposit: $400

May 15th                      $740

June 15th                     $740

July 15th                      $740

August 15th                 $740

September 15th          $740

October 15th              $740

*click here to read additional information regarding this trip *

no additional fees! pricing includes taxes & fees

Booking past THE trip PAYMENT DATE(S) PROVIDED ABOVE?

No worries! A personalized payment plan and/or payment dates will be made available to you based on the time you reserve your spot (if applicable) so that you complete payment with ease and in time for the trip! Trip reservations are first come, first served.

ROOMING OPTIONS

Double Occupancy: Available​

*Single Occupancy  (limited)

Single Room Throughout the Entire Trip

*Additional Total Charge: $850

Kindly Note: the cost of room upgrade (if selected) will be included and spread throughout each monthly trip payments

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SAMPLE ITINERARY

​* This is our sample itinerary for this trip and is subject to change if necessary

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DAY 1

WELCOME TO ICELAND!

Welcome to Reykjavík! After arriving at Keflavik International Airport (KEF), you will be transferred to your hotel where you can settle in and take some time to explore the city at your own pace. 

In the evening, join us for a delightful welcome dinner, where you’ll meet and socialize with fellow trip members and your travel host! 
 

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DAY 2

INDULGE & DISCOVER REYKJAVÍK

Explore Reykjavík's charm on an exciting tour where you’ll get the chance to discover Iceland’s culinary scene as you try some Icelandic food and treats while strolling through the city of Reykjavik.

DAY 3

EXPLORE THE SOUTH EAST COAST

Embark on an adventure to Iceland's captivating south coast! Witness the majestic beauty of Seljalandsfoss and Skogafoss. Then get ready for an adrenaline-fueled exploration of Iceland’s rugged landscape with breathtaking views.

As night falls, keep your eyes peeled for the mesmerizing Northern Lights, visible from your hotel.

 

Kindly Note: Viewing of the Northern Lights is based on weather conditions.

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DAY 4

THANKSGIVING DAY

Journey along the South Coast to Jökulsárlón and Fjallsárlón glacier lagoons, home to mesmerizing floating icebergs. You simply can’t miss out on a visit to  the famous Diamond Beach.

Later on, indulge in an exciting Thanksgiving celebration & dinner, enjoy this time with food, friendly games, and good vibes. And who knows… nature might surprise us with the lights dancing in the sky!

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DAY 5

Uncovering Breathtaking Landscapes

As we leave Vik, we embark on a breathtaking journey, from waterfalls, to seeing beautiful Icelandic horses. 


The day ends back in Reykjavik where you can pay a visit to an Icelandic pub, or bar.   

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DAY 6

Relax & Reflect

The morning is all yours! Then, Indulge in a luxurious and relaxing day at the Blue Lagoon in the afternoon. Relax and rejuvenate in the soothing geothermal waters, surrounded by stunning Icelandic landscapes. What better way to conclude your Icelandic adventure than with a blissful soak in the famous Blue Lagoon?

Later, on this last evening in Iceland, enjoy a memorable farewell dinner as we reminisce about the memories made. 

DAY 7

DEPARTURE DAY

It may be the last day in Iceland, but we will cherish our moments here for a lifetime! After sharing hugs, and goodbyes, you will be dropped off at the airport based on your scheduled airport drop-off.

ACCOMMODATION

REYKJAVÍK

4-Star Hotel, Double/ Single Occupancy Rooms, 24-Hour Front Desk, *Restaurant & Bar On-Site,* Coffee House On-Site, *Room Service
Check-In: From 2:00 PM

Check-Out: Until 11:00 AM 

VIK

Double/Single Occupancy Rooms, Mountain View Room, Gaming Room, *On-Site Bar & Restaurant

​* Additional Services at all accommodations will be available for purchase at the hotel. We do not own copyright to images.

Disclaimer: Though unlikely, accommodation(s) and/or room setting are subject to change due to any unforeseen circumstances if needed

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FREQUENT QUESTIONS

 

"Can I come along on this group trip solo?" 

 

Of course! We actually encourage and recommend you to join along on one of our group trips solo! You will never feel alone, as you'll have the chance to meet other amazing individuals who will be attending and get a chance to get to know more about them before the actual trip takes place!

 

"What if I sign up after the payment due date(s)?" 

 

No problem! If the trip package has spots left or is open, you can still sign up by booking today and making your trip deposit. Depending on when you sign up, your selected payment plan may be adjusted to help you continuously budget and finance your trip. For which will be paid directly through our site.

" I have more questions about this trip, where can I find more details?"

 

Read the Additional Information section regarding this trip, and visit the FAQ page for more answers. Don't see what you are looking for? Email info@lizdesirtravelgroup.com for assistance

WHAT's next
AFTER SIGNING UP for this trip

1. Trip Confirmation Form

Once you've made your trip deposit, you will receive a link to fill out the trip confirmation form, select your preferences, and more. Receive confirmation within 48 hours of submitting the form. 

2. Updates & Reminders

Receive updates regarding the trip and upcoming payments via LDTG text, you will then be added to either the trip group page/ chat within a given timeframe before the trip (usually within 3 - 5 months out)

3. Connect Before Your Trip

As the trip approaches, trip members have the opportunity to partake in scheduled group calls, which allows everyone to meet & acquaint each other, and the travel host, beforehand!

INTERESTED IN THIS TRIP?

YOU MUST...

BE OPEN-MINDED & READY TO EXPLORE!

LIKE TO PARTAKE IN INTERACTIVE, IMMERSIVE EXPERIENCES THAT REQUIRE MODERATE
PHYSICAL HEALTH & walking

LIKE TO TRY NEW THINGS - THIS INCLUDES TASTY ICELANDIC CUISINE & TREATS

BE OPEN TO MEETING OTHERS & BE RESPECTFUL

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Iceland 2024 - Additional Info

GENERAL INFORMATION

+ Minimum Age Requirement: 20​

+ Official language: Icelandic 

  • English is widely spoken/ understood

+ Arrival & Departure Airport: Keflavík Airport (KEF) a.k.a. Reykjavík–Keflavík Airport

  • Depending on your depature city, you may need to travel the day before to arrive on the first day of the trip. Please do not pick any other airports. 

 

+ Currency: Krona  (Kr, or ISK)

  • All major credit cards are accepted and can easily be used to pay or buy almost anything. Cash is recommended for tipping. Click here to learn more about different ways to conduct currency exchange

+ Visa Required? No visa is required for U.S. and Canadian citizens.

+ Other Requirements: Your passport must have at least two blank pages and six months of validity.

+ Vaccination Requirement: None

+ COVID Test/ Vaccination Required? No, COVID testing and vaccination are not required to travel to this destination.

  •  COVID-19 vaccination is not required/ mandatory to join our group trips. 

+ Flight booking assistance is available upon request if needed. Let's help you find the best flight based on your departure city.​​​​

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  • THINGS TO KNOW

  • + Trip payments already include tax & transaction fee charges at the time of payment. No additional fees will be applied.  Trip Package is only available to those from the United States and Canada.

  • + After making the deposit, you will have access to a link to fill the trip confirmation form

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  • + Single room is available for an additional fee (very limited availability and based on first-come, first-served)

  • +There will be some free time on the trip for you to relax, explore on your own or with another trip attendee(s). Free time blocks will be stated in the in-detail trip itinerary.

  • + Gentlemen are also welcome to join this trip! Therefore, if you'd like a family member, friend, or significant other to join this trip, they certainly can! When filling out the trip confirming form after reserving your spot, be sure to note that you'd like to share a room with them (if you choose).

  • + Weather: 41° F (high)/ 28° F (low) 

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  • TIPS & RECOMMENDATIONS 

  • + Ready to book your flight? Please contact/inform us beforehand. We will usually inform you when and if it is the time to complete this step.

  • + Suggested Arrival Time: Arrive in Reykjavík at Keflavík Airport (KEF) between morning and early afternoon hours on Day 1 of the trip. Arrive no later than 4 pm so that you make it in time to prepare for the welcome dinner

    •  - Kindly Note: Hotel check-in is not until 2 p.m. and early hotel check-in is not guaranteed. LDTG will have two scheduled private group pickup times for you to choose from, based on your arrival time. 

  • + Suggested Departure Time: Morning or early afternoon (by or before 4 pm) is recommended, as there are no scheduled activities on the last day.

    •  - Kindly Note: Hotel check-out is at 11 am and there will be two scheduled LDTG private group airport drop-off transport times for which our staff will place you based on your departure time.

  • Utilize accommodation check-in time as a guide when booking your flight.

  • + It is highly recommended to purchase travel insurance. Click here to view a list of recommended travel insurance. You may also be able to obtain travel insurance easily upon booking your flight 

  • + Make sure your passport has at least two blank pages and six months' validity by the time of the trip. If not, be sure to renew your passport at the earliest, or, 4 - 6 months before the trip

  • + Did You Know? Payment plan for flight booking exists and are also available, click here to find out more

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  • + What To Wear? We will share a detailed packing list & what to wear during your winter getaway trip in the trip document, which you’ll gain access to well in advance of the trip.

  • Have a question(s) concerning this group trip?

  • Please email info@lizdesirtravelgroup.com #wegotyou

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LDTG TRIP REVIEW

" I just want to say my first solo/group travel was epic and I am glad to have experienced it with Liz/Desir. I felt no pressure of planning activities, I met amazing women, explored such a beautiful place and all the while had so much fun doing it. I cannot wait to book my next trip with Liz-Desir. Thank you Liz and Gabby! 😁😁"

- Antonique, LDTG Travel Community Member 

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