Authentic Iceland

Mix of action, history and local food experiences

From 629 USD per/person
East Iceland 2 Days/ 1 Night Oct-Apr Fully Guided 2-16 people Fixed departures or private tours

Mystic Winter In The Wild

Truly a unique place by the edge of Northern Europe’s biggest wilderness! "Sleep in a museum," experience magnificent nature, visit the locals, hear stories, meet the unique Icelandic horse, stargaze and see the Northern Lights. This entire Wilderness exhibition is a fun, interactive experience, both indoors and outside around the premises.

Tour Details

Check out the highlights for the 'Authentic Tour in the East'. We can’t wait to give you this unique experience!

Day 1
Lake visit, storytelling and a guided tour through the wilderness museum incl. a delicious lunch made from local ingredients. Visit a picturesque abandoned farm full of stories from the past, challenge yourself by crossing a glacier river in a cable-box, get to know the Icelandic horse and taste local turf-smoked meat before enjoying a real, local wilderness dinner with ingredients from the highlands. In the evening, stargazing and storytelling, from the old sheep stable, with fabulous views of clear skies and perhaps the northern lights too! Overnight in a unique accommodation on the premises.
Day 2
Neighbor visit at an old style sheep farm, see an interesting film about the wilderness, enjoy a local lunch, drive through the wilderness and scout for reindeers. Furthermore, you will learn about the nature and the environment at Vatnajokull Glacier National Park exhibition, see two astonishing waterfalls, enjoy a magnificent scenery and hear stories about historic places, elf dwellings and the beautiful nature.
  • Fully guided tour
  • Drive to and from airport / ferry terminal
  • All transport on the tour
  • Lunch, refreshments and dinner on day 1
  • Breakfast, lunch and refreshments on day 2
  • Accommodation in a unique environment
  • Free access to all events and exhibitions during the tour

Duration: 2 days / 1 night
Operated: October, November, December 1-18, February, March, April and upon request
Pick up: Egilsstaðir/Seyðisfjörður Ferry Port
Drop off: We return our guests to Egilsstaðir/Seyðisfjörður Ferry Port at the end of day 2
Departing from: Egilsstaðir/Seyðisfjörður
Group size: 2–16
Minimum age: No age limit
Language: gb[1]
Price: 75,000 ISK (629 USD) For guaranteed departure we need a minimum of 2 persons

  • Accommodations can be upgraded
  • The tour can be done as a private tour, personalized to your wishes
  • Extend your stay and give yourself time to truly immerse yourself in this amazing destination
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