Food Walk and Northern Lights Cruise
Upon arrival you will transfer from the airport to your hotel in Reykjavík. There you will have plenty of time to settle in and explore your surroundings.
Then you will meet your local guide for a relaxed walk around Reykjavik, see the local landmarks and learn about the Icelandic people, culture and of course the food! Learn about the fascinating stories, ambitious restaurants and age-old traditions which contributed to the cuisine of this island from a local food lover who is passionate about sharing Iceland’s incredible cuisines with fun, hungry and curious travellers!
In the tastiest sightseeing tour in Iceland, you will explore down town Reykjavik through delicious local cuisines that you may not find on your own, you will stroll around the city and visit 6 wonderful local restaurants with your fun & knowledgeable guide by your side.
You will have the chance to try the best local cuisines of Iceland in each season, like the delicious Icelandic lamb that every Icelander grew up loving, home made Icelandic ice cream from a secret family recipe, an amazing local seafood cuisine, Icelandic cheese, a hot dog from the famous Icelandic hot dog stand and much more!
The tour will last around 3 hours and includes plenty of food to keep you going!!
Then in the evening you will embark on your Northern Lights Cruise, you will be taken out into the dark blue yonder of Faxaflói bay in search for the mystical phenomenon we call the Aurora Borealis, or Northern Lights, leaving behind the bright city lights of the capital Reykjavík. The open-top viewing decks provide the perfect platform for witnessing this dazzling spectacle while our heated indoor lounge is a great place to take a break and warm up in between sightings.
Your expert guide will be on hand to answer your questions while you enjoy Mother Nature’s light show and starry skies, wrapped up in a warm overall. On board you will find several outdoor viewing platforms and a large indoor saloon with toilet facilities and a café where you can buy light refreshments.
Please note that we do not guarantee seeing the Northern Lights, they are a natural phenomenon completely out of our control. We promise you we will try our best though, with experienced guides and good weather forecasts. In case the tour tonight gets cancelled OR you go out and don’t successfully see the Northern Lights, we will be delighted to welcome you again on your next evening for free.
Accommodation (3* Option – See Day 2 for 4* Option)
Hotel: Storm Hotel Room type: Double or Twin Board basis: Bed and breakfast Duration: 4 nights
Storm Hotel is a 93 room hotel in Reykjavik city centre, offering stylish and comfortable accommodation. The hotel is located between Reykjavik’s main business district and Laugavegur shopping street. Storm Hotel offers a Nordic-inspired designed combined with functionality, quality and style. Every guestroom has a sleek bathroom and an ultra- comfortable luxury bed as well as free Wireless internet connection.
The Double Rooms at Storm Hotel are tastefully decorated in Scandinavian style with emphasis on soothing colors and nature inspired textures and photographs. Like the hotel itself the rooms combine the Nordic inspired characteristics of functionality, quality and style. The room can be set as double or twin. Each room has :
Complimentary WiFi ,satellite TV, coffee- and tea set, hairdryer, en suite bathroom with shower and toiletries