Iceland Winter World

(6 days / 5 nights)

View Photos View Map

Get to know Iceland this winter

Enjoy an extensive 6-day city break, including guided day tours to many of Iceland’s biggest natural attractions, such as the stunning Gullfoss waterfall, the great Geysir area and the country’s scenic south coast. Experience the mystical northern lights and enjoy the surprising amount of cultural activities, museums, world-class restaurants and bars that Reykjavik, the world’s northernmost capital, has to offer. Self-guided tour, with planned activities

6 days / 5 nights

Price p.p. from

Approx 135633 ISK

The amount will be charged in ISK


Partially Guided


Best Seller i, City Break i, Classic i, Northern Lights i


1 Oct - 13 Apr




A day-by-day plan to guide your journey.

Download PDF
  • Day 1: A Warm Welcome to Iceland

    On arrival at Keflavik Airport, you will be greeted by a driver who will take you to your accommodation in Reykjavík. The rest of your day is free for exploring Reykjavik as you wish, perhaps with a scenic stroll around the old harbour or visits to museums and city landmarks. The downtown is very compact for walking and offers a range of excellent restaurants, cosy cafés and lively bars and clubs for those who want to experience the renowned Reykjavík nightlife.

    Spend the next five nights in Reykjavík.

    Highlights Optional Activity
  • Day 2: Reykjavík City Walk & Northern Lights

    Enjoy a guided small group walking tour in the heart of Reykjavik with a friendly local. Over the course of the 2-hour walk, your knowledgeable guide will introduce you to the landmarks and highlights of the downtown area while pointing out great restaurants, charming cafés and interesting activities available in Iceland’s charismatic capital city. 

    Later in the evening, if weather conditions allow, you will be taken for a tour in search of the magnificent northern lights, also known as aurora borealis.*

    *Please note that the northern lights are a natural phenomenon and sightings cannot be guaranteed.

    Highlights Highlights Highlights
  • Day 3: Journey around the Golden Circle

    Visit some of Iceland’s most famous attractions with a guided personal small group tour (max: 19 persons) of the classic “Golden Circle” route in South Iceland. One of the many highlights on this journey is Þingvellir National Park, a place of great historical and geological significance that is also listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Other attractions include the beautiful two-tiered Gullfoss waterfall and the spouting hot springs Geysir and Strokkur. A taste of Icelandic food and drink is included during the tour. On return to Reykjavik, you will see the beautiful waterfall Faxi. 

    Highlights Highlights Highlights
  • Day 4: Majestic Waterfalls and Black Beaches

    Enjoy a tour along the beautiful southern coast of Iceland all the way to the village of Vík and back. We start with the picturesque Seljalandsfoss waterfall. Seljalandsfoss is 40 meters high and its main attraction, besides the scenery, is the fact that there is a pathway leading behind the waterfall and out the other side, giving visitors a chance to view the falls from within. The tour will also take you to the black volcanic sand beach south of Vík, Iceland’s southernmost village, to view the spectacular rock formations Dyrhólaey and Reynisdrangar. The last stop before heading back to Reykjavik is the graceful, 60 meters high Skógafoss waterfall.

    Highlights Highlights Highlights Highlights Highlights
  • Day 5: Day at Leisure

    Today is a free day. Go on an optional excursion or simply enjoy the city as you wish. Downtown you will find a variety of interesting shops, design boutiques, museums and galleries, and the city offers many great thermal swimming pools and spas for those who crave extra relaxation. Today would also be ideal to try out a guided horseback ride or go on a whale watching tour from the city's old harbour.

    Optional Activity
  • Day 6: Departure with a Twist

    Today you will be picked up and taken to the Blue Lagoon geothermal spa. The waters there are rich in silica and blue-green algae, giving the lagoon its reputed healing powers and signature blue colour. Relaxing in-water massages are available (optional; best if booked well in advance), and guests can unwind in the saunas and steam baths or get a natural massage under the Blue Lagoon waterfall. The spa provides a wonderful last memorable taste of Iceland, and ensures that you are fully rejuvinated when taken to Keflavik Airport in time for your check-in. (Note: If your flight is in the morning, we can change your travel itinerary accordingly.)

    Please be advised that daylight is limited in Iceland during the winter months, with about 4-5 hours of daylight during the holidays, from December to January. Winter in Iceland is considered to be from October to April.



Here’s a map of Iceland, to help put things in perspective.


We don’t like to brag, so we’ll let our happy customers do it for us.

Much better than booking on our own

We booked a couple tours outside of Nordic Visitor and saw a huge difference between what you booked and what we booked ourselves. The quality of the tours from Nordic Visitor were so much better than what we booked on our own. We quickly regretted not working with you for our last minute additions. Hanna was great to work with and very accommodating with our requests. We recommended Nordic Visitor to many people we chatted with on our trip. Thanks for a great trip!

Wonderful experience!

Wonderful experience! Really appreciated the smaller size walking and bus tours, were more intimate and accessible. All the tour guides were knowledgeable, friendly, and competent. Made us feel welcome and we could relax and enjoy the scenery and learn about the country. Would definitely use Nordic Visitor in future! 

Everything about this trip was so easy

Thor was excellent. Everything about this trip was so easy and Thor did an amazing job at assisting with all aspects, adding and changing our schedule and providing us with all the information necessary for an amazing trip. Well Done!


Thank you for making our trip to Iceland stress-free and absolutely flawless!

I only had to focus on relaxing and enjoying

Everything was well planned out giving me enough time to see plenty with enough time to explore Reykjavik as well. It was great to have all the tours booked for me before arrival, so I only had to focus on relaxing and enjoying all the beauty that Iceland has to offer. I will definitely consider booking another trip to Iceland or to any of the other locations Nordic Visitor offers. Thank you for such a great trip! 

Happy and pleased

We were happy and pleased with our total experience booking our vacation with Nordic Visitor that we want to do it again. We have already recommended it to family and friends



Sleep soundly, in the accommodation type of your choice, and wake up ready to enjoy another day of exploration.


Rooms with shared WC and shower (or bath) in farmhouses, guesthouses or well-appointed hostels. All provide breakfast (included in..



Rooms with private WC and shower (or bath) in a three-star hotel or well-appointed guesthouse. All provide breakfast (included in ..



Rooms with private WC and shower (or bath) in a three- or four-star hotel or the best accommodation available in the area at the t..


Price per person from

Approx 135633 ISK

The amount will be charged in ISK

Monthly price comparison Our best price per person when booking for two.


Optional activities

This is your trip, what are you interested in doing?

Tour Information

The best months to experience the Northern Lights are October through April every year, with peak visibility from December through February. Please note that as the northern Lights are natural phenomenon, we cannot guarantee sightings even if the tour is operated.
Please be advised that daylight is limited in Iceland during the winter months, with about 4-5 hours of daylight during the holidays, from December to January. Winter in Iceland is considered to be from October to April. 
All accommodations and planned activities (as specified in the itinerary) will be pre-booked by Nordic Visitor. This is a self-guided tour, with no dedicated tour guide for the duration of your stay. For each planned activity, you can expect a different tour operator and guide, and you will have free time between activities.
For the Blue Lagoon:
The minimum age requirement for children at the Blue Lagoon is 2-years-old. It is mandatory for children ages 2- to 8-years-old to wear inflatable armbands in the lagoon. These are provided free of charge. Please note that only two (2) children under the age of 10 can be admitted into the lagoon per guardian. 
Currency rate
All bookings are charged in Icelandic Króna (ISK), the official currency of Iceland. Prices displayed in other currencies are indicative only and based on the daily exchange rate as issued by the Central bank of Iceland. Therefore, conversions from ISK to other currencies will fluctuate from day to day.
After booking with Nordic Visitor
After booking your package with Nordic Visitor, you will be contacted within two working days by one of our travel consultants, who will serve as your dedicated contact person for all of your travel needs before, during and even after your holiday. Your travel consultant will provide you with details about your booking and your remaining payment (if not paid in full). You will also receive more information about what to expect during your holiday.


You might want to have a look at these

Best seller
Privately Guided

4 days / 3 nights

1 Oct - 13 Apr

Northern Lights City Break



Best seller
Privately Guided

6 days / 5 nights

1 Apr - 31 Oct

City Sights and Nature's Delights



We are here to help

Whether you have a single question or a special request, we're here for you.

here to help