See the Northern Lights in Iceland

The Northern Lights on display in Iceland
The Northern Lights on display in Iceland

See the Northern Lights in Iceland

 
The Northern Lights is one of the greatest natural shows on earth – and if seeing them is high on your wish list, we've got an extraordinary active short break in one of the most fascinating countries in the world: Iceland.
 
Discover Iceland’s ‘Golden Circle’ on a fantastic 3 day trip when the days are short and the nights are full of possibilities to view the famous (but elusive!) Northern Lights:
  • Joining in Reykjavik, this 3-day mini break is packed full of adventures and highlights, from explosive geysers and impressive waterfalls
  • Explore the fault lines of Thingvellir National Park, which has served as a filming location for four series of the multi-award winning ‘Game of Thrones’ TV series
     
hikers returning from glacier walk on skaftafellsjökull |  <i>Kate Baker</i>
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  • Admire the shapes and colours of the Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon, the deepest lake in Iceland; enormous icebergs parade on the lagoon as huge blocks of ice break off the glacier
  • Discover an ice cave in the heart of Vatnajökull, the largest by volume glacier in Europe, covering 8 per cent of Iceland’s landmass
 
Travellers watching the breathtaking Northern Lights in a remote part of Iceland
 
  • Witness the volcanic moonscape of the southern coast as you stroll on the eerily beautiful black sand beaches of Vík and Reynisfjara
  • Challenge yourself on the last day with a hike, aided by crampons, on the Sólheimajökull glacier
 
Taking in the view on Sólheimajökull glacier
 
  • To maximise your chances to view the spectacular Aurora Borealis, nights are spent at a comfortable hotel in the middle of nowhere!
 

 
 
Have you seen the Northern Lights before? Or is it high on your bucket list? Let us know in the comment section below!
 
  
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