Classic Reykjavik City Break

Combine the ultimate city experience with the wholesome sights and sounds of nature on this superb break to the northernmost capital of the world. Combine your Reykjavik city break with a dip in the Blue Lagoon, and the wonders of the Golden Circle.

Type of tour:Short breaks
Season:All year
Duration:4 Days/3 Nights
Departure:All days

Classic Reykjavik City Break

Reykjavik is the perfect city for a short stay. Vibrant with culture and city life, but still close to nature, you can experience it all in just a few days. This fun-packed break is the ultimate way to get to know the city and its surroundings.

Your trip combines time to relax with guided tours that guarantee you won't miss a thing. Among these is our Reykjavik Grand Excursion - the perfect sightseeing introduction to all the city's main landmarks. By coach and foot, you will experience the variety Reykjavik has to offer, from downtown to the coast.

There is also the classic Golden Circle tour, combining three of Iceland's most famous historical and natural treasures: Gullfoss waterfall, Geysir hot springs and Þingvellir National Park. Spectacular nature combined with over 1000 years of history.

There is no better way to experience a short break in Iceland.



For all packages except Reykjavík - New Year's Celebration a supplement will be charged for the travel period 28.Dec 2017 - 2.Jan 2018. 


  • 3 nights including breakfast at:

Hotel Klettur or similar
Icelandair Hotel Reykjavik Natura or similar
Hotel Skjaldbreid or similar
Hotel Miðgarður or similar
Hotel Skuggi or similar                                                                               


Not included:

  • International airfare
  • Round-trip transfers between Keflavik airport and Reykjavik
  • Meals and drinks other than those indicated in itinerary
  • Porterage at airport and hotels
  • Guaranteed early check-in or late check-out
  • Optional tours and activities
  • Any service not specifically listed under "included"

Day 1: Arrival -Blue Lagoon

Get Yourself Comfortable

If you arrive early, you might have time for a half-day or evening excursion, so browse through our tour selection and book ahead. Check in at your hotel in Reykjavik City and get comfortable for your three nights' stay in Iceland.

Stop at the Blue lagoon and enjoy bathing in the geothermal blue waters.


Day 2: Reykjavik Grand Excursion

Reykjavik City Sightseeing - Blue Lagoon

Today you'll be picked up at your hotel and taken on a comprehensive introduction to the city of Reykjavik's past and present. During this tour you will experience Reykjavik's main attractions on foot and by bus.

The tour takes in all the key landmarks such as Perlan (The Pearl), Hallgrimskirkja church, the Old harbour and the famous 101 neighbourhood. Reykjavik's unique proximity to nature - with its own salmon river, a geothermal beach, green valleys and outdoor swimming pools - makes a city tour unforgettable.

The afternoon and evening are open to your inspiration. We suggest a visit to one of the many museums or art galleries around the city. Some recommendations include the National Museum of Iceland, Reykjavik Art Museum and the Settlement Exhibition.


Day 3: The Golden Circle

Gullfoss - Geysir - Thingvellir National Park

The Golden Circle refers to the 'Big Three' - Gullfoss waterfall, Geysir hot springs and Þingvellir National Park- all are included on this tour.

Begin the journey with a drive inland to Þingvellir National Park and experience one of the most outstanding landscapes in the country. The area is surrounded by mountains and encompasses a vast lava plain of green moss and wild flowers. In 2004, Þingvellir was added to UNESCO's World Heritage List.

Continue to Gullfoss, the 'Golden Waterfall', the most famous of the country's many waterfalls. Here the river Hvítá drops 96 feet (30 meters) in two falls, creating an awesome spectacle.

Next is the Geysir geothermal area with many bubbling pools and spouting geysers.

Return to Reykjavik and evening at leisure.




Gullfoss  |Geysir

Day 4: Departure

Free day for leisure - departure

If your flight is in the afternoon, use your last moments to walk along the harbour seafront and breathe the fresh Atlantic breeze.  If you still need to relax, visit one of the city's swimming pools. There you can chat with the locals while lounging in the geothermal steam.

Should you wish to extend your stay, we would be happy to book additional nights and tours for you. Please take a look at our wide selection of day tour options and book ahead.




Prices per person in EUR Summer 2018

Accommodation Period Double Single Triple
Hotel Klettur 01.-15.May 605 834 551
Hotel Klettur 16.May-30.Sept 739 1047 640
Skuggi Hotel 01.- 15.May 503 656 495
Skuggi Hotel 16.May -30.Sept 707 983 650
Centerhotel Skjaldbreid 01.-31.May 643 962 608
Centerhotel Skjaldbreid 01.Jun-16.Aug &19.Aug-30.Sep 707 1089 650
Centerhotel Skjaldbreid 17.-18.Aug 1013 1650 871
Centerhotel Plaza 01.-31.May 643 974 616
Centerhotel Plaza 01.Jun- 16.Aug & 19. Aug-30.Sep 745 1178 684
Centerhotel Plaza 17.-18.Aug 1076 1798 928

Prices per person in EUR Winter 2017-2018

Accommodation Period Duration Departures Double Single Triple
Hotel Klettur 1.Oct - 5.Nov 2017 &                                             24.Dec 2017 - 1.Jan 2018 4d / 3n Daily 576 782 534
Hotel Klettur 6.Nov - 23.Dec 2017 4d / 3n Daily 491 646 477
Hotel Klettur 2.Jan - 31.Mar 2018 4d / 3n Daily 500 655 487
Hotel Klettur 1.Apr - 30.Apr 2018 4d / 3n Daily 585 791 543
Centerhotel Miðgarður 1.Oct - 1.Nov 2017 & 6.Nov - 28.Dec 2017 4d / 3n Daily 535 803 538
Centerhotel Miðgarður 2 - 5.Nov 2017 & 29.Dec 2017 - 1.Jan 2018 4d / 3n Daily 586 905 572
Centerhotel Miðgarður 2.Jan - 30.Apr 2018 4d / 3n Daily 545 812 548
Reykjavik Natura Icelandair Hotel 1 - 31.Oct 2017 & 30.Dec 2017 - 1.Jan 2018 4d / 3n Daily 533 667 508
Reykjavik Natura Icelandair Hotel 1.Nov - 29.Dec 2017 4d / 3n Daily 508 616 491
Reykjavik Natura Icelandair Hotel 2.Jan - 30.Apr 2018 4d / 3n Daily 517 625 501
Skuggi Hotel 1 - 31.Oct 2017 4d / 3n Daily 546 718 500
Skuggi Hotel 1.Nov - 27.Dec 2017 4d / 3n Daily 505 654 473
Skuggi Hotel 28.Dec 2017 - 2.Jan 2018 4d / 3n Daily 715 987 616
Skuggi Hotel 3.Jan - 28.Feb 2018 4d / 3n Daily 515 664 482
Skuggi Hotel 1.Mar - 30.Apr 2018 4d / 3n Daily 555 727 509

Children rate

Infants 0-1 years: Free of charge.

Children 2-11 years sharing a room with 2 adults will receive 25% discount from the listed price.



Prices may change without prior notice. If an incorrect price has been listed, we reserve the right to refuse, cancel or limit any order placed at the incorrect price.


Budget self-drive holiday

By selecting a budget self-drive holiday you'll lower your costs considerably as you'll be staying in accommodation with shared facilities.
These are a combination of basic hotels, farmhouses and guesthouses. All rooms have made-up beds and some rooms have washbasins. Showers and WC are shared facilities. The first night in all budget self-drives with Iceland Travel include a accommodation with private facilities in the town of Hveragerdi.

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Economy self-drive holiday

Our economy self-drives offer you the chance to travel around Iceland in a worry free spirit, staying in accommodation with private facilities without stretching your budget. Throughout your stay you'll be residing in a combination of standard hotels, farmhouses and guesthouses. Your final night will be in a 3 star hotel in Reykjavik.

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Comfort self-drive holiday

Our comfort self-drive holidays allow you to spend your days exploring rural Iceland, knowing your nights will be spent in the most comfortable accommodation each area has to offer. Throughout the tour you'll stay in quality hotels and guesthouses where all rooms have private facilities. Your final night will be in a 4 star hotel in Reykjavik.

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Superior self-drive holiday

Upgrade your comfort car rental holiday to the best possible accommodation with premium amenities, either for the full duration of your stay or only selected nights. The upgrade can either be to a superior room in a comfort hotel, or a standard room in an upscale hotel.
The cost for a superior upgrade is 84 EUR per room per night (on prices in comfort category).
This upgrade is only available upon request. Let us know during the booking process just how superior you want your holiday to be, and we'll customize your trip!

Late Arrival Supplement

Late Arrival Supplement for passengers arriving late evening/night. Stay at Airport Hotel Smari at Keflavik International Airport for your pre night instead of Hveragerdi Area. Supplement per room per night is 48 EUR in Category Comfort and 63 EUR on prices in Economy and Budget.