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Iceland Circumnavigation Cruise aboard Seaventure

Iceland Circumnavigation Cruise aboard Seaventure

From USD $5,750

Description

Experience an unforgettable journey around Iceland onboard the SEAVENTURE. Discover this mystical land steeped in Viking traditions and volcanic landscapes rarely seen anywhere else on earth. This voyage reveals a diverse array of natural wonders and the Icelandic way of life. A range of exciting shore excursions offers countless ways to interact with Iceland’s culture, nature, history and people. After departing from beautiful Reykjavik we will visit the remote and wild Snaefellsnes Peninsula, Isafjordur, an idyllic town in the Westfjords region, the wonderful bird island of Flatey, the whale watching centre of Husavik, the picturesque port of Seydisfjordur and the Westman Islands. We also have the choice of optional visits to the Vatnajokull Glacier or a four wheel-drive Jeep tour or take a boat trip in the Jokulsarlon glacier Lagoon amongst others.

Trip Name
Iceland Circumnavigation Cruise aboard Seaventure
Days
9
Overview
Vessel Type: 1-A Super Ice Class Small Ship Length: 111,5 m Passenger Capacity: 164 Built in: 1990 / Renovated: 2019/2021 A WORLD-CLASS SMALL SHIP EXPERIENCE The SEAVENTURE was specifically designed for extraordinary moments. The small ship is incredibly agile and manoeuvrable making a change of course effortless for a rare wildlife sighting. In addition, the SEAVENTURE has been assigned the highest ice class for passenger ships. A greater density of steel plates in the hull and a massive stem are just two of the elements that allow the expedition ship to glide safely through the waters. • Maximum of 164 passengers • All cabins/suites offer private facilities and exterior views • Theatre-style auditorium with presentations by local experts • Exterior views • Facilities en suite • Flat-screen TVs • Chef-prepared meals (all meals and daily snack included) • Bar staffed by a professional bartender • Presentations by local experts • Pool and Sauna, gym with sea view • Library with a collection of books • Internet access (limited)

Itinerary



Day 1 - Day 1 Reykjavik
Our optional Air & Ground package provides a convenient arrival. Use your leisure time in Reykjavik to discover the unique charm of the world’s northernmost capital. The SEAVENTURE docks in Old Reykjavik Harbor in the heart of the city, a five-minute stroll from the main squares, shopping and dining. The ship departs in the evening.
Day 2 - Day 2 Snaefellsnes Peninsula
The area is often referred to as “Iceland in miniature”, through its diversity of landscapes. Breidafjordur Bay, for instance, is known for its fascinating bird life, unique basalt formations and breathtaking panorama.
Day 3 - Day 3 Isafjordur
Today‘s destination is Isafjordur, an idyllic town in the Westfjords region. This secluded peninsula is connected to the Icelandic mainland by only a narrow strip of land and includes many roadless areas where cars have never been. The landscape includes jaw-dropping views of dramatic fjords carved by ancient glaciers, sheer table mountains that plunge into the sea and pristine North Atlantic vegetation.
Day 4 - Day 4 Siglufjordur/Flatey/Husavik
By morning we reach the fjord town of Siglufjordur, once the hub of the global herring industry and now enjoying a rebirth in popularity. Learn about the golden age of herring at the award-winning Herring Era Museum located on the vibrant harbour-front. In the early afternoon we head to Flatey. It’s a natural haven for birdlife and home to the arctic tern and puffins, which can be observed at close quarters. During dinner we steam further into the Skjalfandi Bay and visit Husavik.
Day 5 - Day 5 Husavik
Husavik is often called the “Whale watching capital” of Iceland. The town’s offshore waters are home to 15 different whale species, as well as dolphins and 30 variety of birds. Watching these graceful ocean giants in their Arctic habitat is an unforgettable experience.
Day 6 - Day 6 Seydisfjördur
Iceland’s East Fjords are best explored from the impossibly picturesque port of Seydisfjordur, nestled between the sea and steep mountains. Activities include hiking, horseback riding and exploring the natural beauties of the East.
Day 7 - Day 7 Djupivogur
The fishing village of Djupivogur is today’s starting point to explore the Berufjordur fjord by kayak ( optional). Go on a four wheel-drive Jeep tour ( optional) or take a boat trip in the Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon (optional). Icebergs of all shapes and sizes are floating in the water - an unforgettable adventure.
Day 8 - Day 8 Vestmannaeyjar (Westman Islands)
Located off Iceland’s South Coast, the Westman Islands were formed by submarine volcanic eruptions around 10,000 years ago. We go ashore on Heimaey, the only inhabited island, where half-buried houses remain from a violent 1973 eruption.
Day 9 - Day 9 Reykjavik
After breakfast we bid farewell to the SEAVENTURE as we sail back into Reykjavik. Explore inland areas like the Golden Circle and its famous Gullfoss waterfall or other post-cruise programs. Or simply hang out in Reykjavik, a perfect city for those who want to refresh their spirit in a place that combines invigorating outdoor activities, great food and world-class entertainment.Please note: The arrival and departure times depend on weather conditions. We strongly recommend that you do not book your departure flights before 02:00 p.m.
Day 10 - Please Note:
Itineraries are subject to change.

Trip Dates

StartEndPrice FromRoom Type
25-06-202403-07-2024USD $5,7501 - Outside Cabin (Portholes)
25-06-202403-07-2024USD $6,4992 - Outside Cabin (Panorama Window)
25-06-202403-07-2024USD $7,0993 - Outside Cabin (Panorama Window)
25-06-202403-07-2024USD $7,7104 - Outside Cabin (Panorama Window)
25-06-202403-07-2024USD $8,3105 - Outside Cabin (Panorama Window)
25-06-202403-07-2024USD $10,5556 - Outside Cabin With Balcony
25-06-202403-07-2024USD $12,1407 - Suite
03-07-202411-07-2024USD $7,7104 - Outside Cabin (Panorama Window)
03-07-202411-07-2024USD $8,3105 - Outside Cabin (Panorama Window)
03-07-202411-07-2024USD $10,5556 - Outside Cabin With Balcony
03-07-202411-07-2024USD $12,1407 - Suite
03-07-202411-07-2024USD $5,7501 - Outside Cabin (Portholes)
03-07-202411-07-2024USD $6,4992 - Outside Cabin (Panorama Window)
03-07-202411-07-2024USD $7,0993 - Outside Cabin (Panorama Window)
11-07-202419-07-2024USD $5,7501 - Outside Cabin (Portholes)
11-07-202419-07-2024USD $6,4992 - Outside Cabin (Panorama Window)
11-07-202419-07-2024USD $7,0993 - Outside Cabin (Panorama Window)
11-07-202419-07-2024USD $7,7104 - Outside Cabin (Panorama Window)
11-07-202419-07-2024USD $8,3105 - Outside Cabin (Panorama Window)
11-07-202419-07-2024USD $10,5556 - Outside Cabin With Balcony
11-07-202419-07-2024USD $12,1407 - Suite

Inclusions

    • Stykkisholmur & Isafjördur
    • Husavik
    • Seydisfjördur & Djupivogur

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