Discover Iceland!

Welcome to Iceland and all the excitemet of this wonderful country!

Here you will find a few suggestions on activities to do before or after the conference.
The tours are booked with Esja Travel – follow this link to book your preferred tour.

If you are bringing your family some of these tours are also available Thursday and Friday during daytime. Please contact Esja Travel!

Suggestions for Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Wednesday 18 November

City walking tour
Reykjavík’s charm is not only about big landmarks but also the friendly people, atmospheric bars and cafes and the ”je ne sais quoi” you will best experience exploring the city by foot.
Price: EUR 45
Departure: 14:00 from Hallgrímskirkja church.
Duration: 2 hours.
Included: Guided City Walk (English).

Golden Circle
The Golden Circle tour allows you to visit some of Iceland’s most stunning sights, such as the Geysir geothermal area, the Gullfoss waterfall and the idyllic Friðheimar greenhouse cultivation centre.
Price: EUR 70
Departure: 9:00 Pick up at hotels and guesthouses starts at 8:30.
Duration: 8 hours
Included: Bus fare, guidance (English speaking), admission to the Geysir multimedia show and to Friðheimar cultivation centre.

Horse Riding – The Lava Tour
An adventurous ride into the lava fields surrounding Mt. Helgafell volcano to the old Kaldársel sheep corral or to Lake Hvaleyrarvatn through lava fields and across beautiful hillsides.
Price: EUR 80
Departure: 10:00. Transfers from hotels and guesthouses to the Riding Centre start at 9:30.
Duration: 3 hours (there of 1.5 – 2 hours on horse)
Included: Transfers to and from the Riding Centre, horse riding as per itinerary, riding helmets, rubber boots, and rainwear or a warm outfit during the ride. English speaking guidance.

Blue Lagoon
The Blue Lagoon’s warm water and natural active ingredients, mineral salts, silica and blue green algae help you relax and unwind while the Blue Lagoon white silica mud gently cleanses and exfoliates the skin.
Price: EUR 75
Departure: Every hour from 9:00 – 18:00. Pick up at hotels and guesthouses half an hour earlier
Duration: at least 3 hours or as long as you like (transfer every hour from 11:15 – 21:15). Transfer to the airport after the visit to the Blue Lagoon departs every hour from 12:00 – 15:00.
Included: Transfer and admission to the Blue Lagoon.

Friday 20 November

Northern Light Dinner and Cruise
The northern lights cruise and dinner combo commences at a local restaurant. This is the post-conference tour Anne-Marie and Cecilia will attend after NTIF 2015.
Estimated price per person (depending on number of participants) – Cruise and Dinner:  EUR 125
Departure: 20:00, 20 November 2015
Duration:  2,5-3 hours
Included: Guided Northern Lights Cruise and dinner buffet (excluding alcoholic beverages and sodas).
Transfer from your hotel to harbour can be included.

Saturday 21 November

Classic Reykjavik Bike Tour
On this bike tour around Reykjavík we do visit some of the obvious places in Reykjavík but more importantly, we show you the sights that you’d probably miss if you were walking on your own or on a bus tour.
Departure: 10:00
Duration: +/2 2.5 hours
Price: EUR 40
Included: Bike, helmet, lock and an English speaking guide

City walking tour
Reykjavík’s charm is not only about big landmarks but also the friendly people, atmospheric bars and cafes and the ”je ne sais quoi” you will best experience exploring the city by foot.
Price: EUR 45
Departure: 14:00 from Hallgrímskirkja church.
Duration: 2 hours.
Included: Guided City Walk (English).

Horse Riding – The Lava Tour
An adventurous ride into the lava fields surrounding Mt. Helgafell volcano to the old Kaldársel sheep corral or to Lake Hvaleyrarvatn through lava fields and across beautiful hillsides.
Price: EUR 80
Departure: 10:00. Transfers from hotels and guesthouses to the Riding Centre start at 9:30.
Duration: 3 hours (there of 1.5 – 2 hours on horse)
Included: Transfers to and from the Riding Centre, horse riding as per itinerary, riding helmets, rubber boots, and rainwear or a warm outfit during the ride. English speaking guidance.

Blue Lagoon
The Blue Lagoon’s warm water and natural active ingredients, mineral salts, silica and blue green algae help you relax and unwind while the Blue Lagoon white silica mud gently cleanses and exfoliates the skin.
Price: EUR 75
Departure: Every hour from 9:00 – 18:00. Pick up at hotels and guesthouses half an hour earlier
Duration: at least 3 hours or as long as you like (transfer every hour from 11:15 – 21:15). Transfer to the airport after the visit to the Blue Lagoon departs every hour from 12:00 – 15:00.
Included: Transfer and admission to the Blue Lagoon.

The Golden Circle
The Golden Circle tour allows you to visit some of Iceland’s most stunning sights, such as the Geysir geothermal area, the Gullfoss waterfall and the idyllic Friðheimar greenhouse cultivation centre.
Price: EUR 70
Departure: 9:00 Pick up at hotels and guesthouses starts at 8:30.
Duration: 8 hours
Included: Bus fare, guidance (English speaking), admission to the Geysir multimedia show and to Friðheimar cultivation centre.

Northern Light by bus
The Northern Lights tour in Iceland takes you to see this spectacular natural phenomenon which can bee seen during the winter months.
Price: EUR 45
Dates: 21 November
Departure: 21:00 – Pick up starts 20:30
Duration: 3 hours

Sunday 22 November

City walking tour
Reykjavík’s charm is not only about big landmarks but also the friendly people, atmospheric bars and cafes and the ”je ne sais quoi” you will best experience exploring the city by foot.
Price: EUR 45
Departure: 14:00 from Hallgrímskirkja church.
Duration: 2 hours.
Included: Guided City Walk (English).

Horse Riding – The Lava Tour
An adventurous ride into the lava fields surrounding Mt. Helgafell volcano to the old Kaldársel sheep corral or to Lake Hvaleyrarvatn through lava fields and across beautiful hillsides.
Price: EUR 80
Departure: 10:00. Transfers from hotels and guesthouses to the Riding Centre start at 9:30.
Duration: 3 hours (there of 1.5 – 2 hours on horse)
Included: Transfers to and from the Riding Centre, horse riding as per itinerary, riding helmets, rubber boots, and rainwear or a warm outfit during the ride. English speaking guidance.

Blue Lagoon
The Blue Lagoon’s warm water and natural active ingredients, mineral salts, silica and blue green algae help you relax and unwind while the Blue Lagoon white silica mud gently cleanses and exfoliates the skin.
Price: EUR 75
Departure: Every hour from 9:00 – 18:00. Pick up at hotels and guesthouses half an hour earlier
Duration: at least 3 hours or as long as you like (transfer every hour from 11:15 – 21:15). Transfer to the airport after the visit to the Blue Lagoon departs every hour from 12:00 – 15:00.
Included: Transfer and admission to the Blue Lagoon.

Golden Circle
The Golden Circle tour allows you to visit some of Iceland’s most stunning sights, such as the Geysir geothermal area, the Gullfoss waterfall and the idyllic Friðheimar greenhouse cultivation centre.
Price: EUR 70
Departure: 9:00 Pick up at hotels and guesthouses starts at 8:30.
Duration: 8 hours
Included: Bus fare, guidance (English speaking), admission to the Geysir multimedia show and to Friðheimar cultivation centre.