7 days from £2,499
Revitalise your mind, body, and soul in the Land of Ice and Fire
With mineral-rich pools, natural hot springs, and a landscape of wide-open vistas where the elements are so close you can touch them, Iceland is the dream destination for a wellness break. From mantra meditation on a black sand beach, and a soothing soak in the healing waters of the Blue Lagoon, to vinyasa yoga by a geothermal lake, and a dynamic glacier hike, this 7-day tour takes a holistic approach to travel. Experience Iceland’s dramatic, volcanic vistas, and the highlights of the legendary Golden Circle, while rejuvenating your inner and outer self.
Day 1: Arrive in Reykavik
Hæ hæ Iceland! Arrive in the bohemian capital and make your way to our starting hotel in the heart of the city. Get together with your guide and group this evening for a welcome meeting, before heading out to explore Reykjavik's lively bars and eclectic restaurants. Skál!
Day 2: Öskjuhlíð Hill Hike
Take a guided hike up Öskjuhlíð Hill this morning - a wooded area with stunning views over the city. The rest of the day is yours. Soak up the Arctic sun on Nauthólsvík Geothermal Beach, take a dip with the locals at Vesturbaejarlaug Pools or join an incredible whale watching cruise in Faxaflói Bay.
Day 3: Golden Circle
Enjoy an energetically charged hatha yoga session in Þingvellir National Park before learning to make rye bread in a geothermal bakery. Experience the healing power of some natural geothermal springs, then visit the impressive Gulfoss Waterfall, and the ancient Strokkur Geysir
Day 4: Geothermal Meditation
Hike the scenic Reykjadalur trail this morning, following the steaming pools to a natural geothermal pool where we'll share a guided meditation. Stop at a horse farm and meet the pony-sized Icelandic horses before enjoying a meal at the farm, made from locally sourced ingredients.
Day 5: Glacier Hike
Take an unforgettable hike through the dramatic valleys of Solheimajokul glacier. Then hit the black sands of Reynisfjara Beach for a mantra meditation, before exploring Dyrhólaey Cape. Next, it's Skógafoss and Seljalandsfoss Waterfalls, where we'll zen out with another guided meditation.
Day 6: Geothermal Lake Yoga
Start your day with a Vinyasa yoga session by Kleifarvatn Lake. With black sands and deep blue waters, it's a starkly beautiful place to practice. Feel tranquillity spread through your body and mind as you move through the poses. Then spend the rest of the day exploring the Reykjanes Peninsula.
Day 7: The Blue Lagoon
Enjoy a restorative morning yoga practice before heading to the world-famous Blue Lagoon, where we'll soak in the mineral-rich water, surrounded by a rugged lava landscape, before heading to the airport and saying our goodbyes.
Accommodation & Meals
All your accommodation is included on this trip. Rooms are on a twin basis with en suite facilities. Lots of our travellers are solo travellers, so when you book with us, we’ll pair you up with a like-minded roommate of the same sex. Our trips are great for couples or friends as well - just let us know you’re together, so we can be sure to put you in the same room.
Reykjavik (2 nights): Modern hotel that has been designed to reflect the country’s unique natural environment. With a prime location near the city centre and the scenic harbour, bright, spacious rooms and quirky features including the rock bursting through the first-floor wall (according to legend it’s home to elves and couldn’t be disturbed when the property was built!) it’s the perfect place for a stay in the capital. Facilities include a breakfast room and a bar serving local beers.
Hveragardi (4 nights): Recently renovated hotel in the beautiful town of Hvergerdi with spectacular views of the surrounding mountains. Hotel facilities include a restaurant serving traditional Icelandic food, games room and bar,
The above information is only intended to be used as a guide, giving you a flavour of some of our accommodation providers, and the style of accommodation you may be staying in. Please note that all nights are subject to change.
6 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 2 dinners are included on this trip. You’ll have the freedom to eat wherever and whenever you like the rest of the time. Icelandic food is having a real moment right now, with cuisine inspired by the ingredients available to Icelanders in their environment. From fresh-caught seafood and free-roaming lamb, to berries and Skyr, Icelandic food is as unique as the country itself.
Dates & Prices
To get a flight quote use the buttons below or call our fantastic flights team on 01892 277037.
Fly into Keflavik Airport (KEF) on day 1. Day 1 is an arrival day and the only activity planned is a welcome meeting between 5 and 7pm, so arrive at a time that suits you.
An included airport shuttle transfer from the airport to your hotel is included. Shuttles run every 30 minutes. Full details will be given in your booking confirmation.
The trip ends on day 7 in Reykjavik. Your last activity is a visit to the famous Blue Lagoon, which is around 20 minutes from Keflavik Airport. A return airport transfer will leave from the Blue Lagoon at around 2pm. You should not book your onward flight before 4pm that day.
This is an open-aged trip, designed for travellers of any age (you need to be at least 18 years old to book). You'll have the opportunity to meet people who are outside your own age group, and from different walks of life, adding depth and diversity to your travel experience.