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New Year in Reykjavik

Fireworks over Reykjavik
from £368 3 nights | 30 Dec 2018 Exc. flights See price details
  • Departs:
  • 30 Dec 2018


This seasonal short break combines the independence of a classic city break in Iceland's lively capital with New Year's Eve festivities. With two full days at leisure you'll have time to explore Reykjavik as well as take your pick of the many excursions on offer to explore the spectacular Icelandic countryside. 

  • Two full days at leisure to explore contemporary Reykjavik
  • Plenty of time for optional excursions in the countryside including superjeeps and ice climbing
  • New Year celebration in the capital
  • Optional champagne cruise in Reykjavik Harbour

Spend your time at leisure as you choose. Explore Reykjavik, from its stylish shops and cafe culture to the striking landmarks of Hallgrimskirkja and Perlan, or head out into the countryside on an optional excursion. Perhaps enjoy a relaxing massage at the Blue Lagoon or enjoy a full day tour of the famed Golden Circle route featuring a trio of natural wonders.

Itinerary & Accommodation

Day 1 (30 Dec): UK - Reykjavik
Fly from the UK to Keflavik Airport. Transfer to your hotel in Reykjavik for a 3-night stay on a breakfast basis over the festive period.

Day 2 (31 Dec): New Year's Eve
After a day spent in the city head to your chosen New Year venue and enjoy the festive celebrations and at midnight, take in a the spectacular firework display, whilst toasting away 2018! Choose from one of the many restaurants in the town centre or embark on a champagne cruise (optional). Pre-booking is highly recommended due to availability.

Day 3 (1 Jan): at leisure
Enjoy a relaxing morning, perhaps visit the Blue Lagoon, explore Reykjavik or head out into the countryside on an excursion to see the some of the spectacular natural wonders within the city's doorstep.

Please note that due to the Blue Lagoon’s popularity and in order to avoid delays upon arrival we strongly recommend customers to pre-book their entrance tickets in advance with an allocated entry time. Please contact our team to find out more.

Day 4 (2 Jan): Reykjavik - UK
Transfer to Keflavik Airport for the return flight to the UK.
  • Flights are quoted separately to the holiday price to ensure you the best possible airfare at the time of booking.
  • The weather in Iceland can be unpredictable and therefore can cause substantial delays which can result in the need to re-arrange or extend your holiday itinerary. Whilst we and our contacts in Iceland will do everything possible to minimise any disruption, it is important that you check the details of your travel insurance and allow for some flexibility in your plans.

Accommodation Options

This itinerary is based on the hotels shown below in rooms with private facilities. We offer a wide range of accommodation from farms to self catering cottages, budget hotels to luxury properties, ask our Iceland experts for recommendations.

Hotel Klettur, Reykjavik

  • Grade: Standard
  • Type: Hotel

A quick drive from downtown Reykjavik, the 166-room Hote…

Grand Hotel Reykjavik

  • Grade: Superior
  • Type: Hotel

A first-class hotel, the 312 room Grand Hotel Reykjavik …

Hilton Hotel Nordica, Reykjavik

  • Grade: Superior
  • Type: Hotel

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Prices & Dates

Airfares start from around £100 per person and are quoted separately to the holiday price.

When enquiring, our Travel Specialists will provide the best fare possible from your preferred airline / airport.

These are starting prices in £ per person based on rooms with private facilities, unless otherwise stated.

Departing 30 Dec 2018


Hotel Klettur £368 £557
Grand Hotel Reykjavik £611 £1016
Hilton Reykjavik Nordica £638 £1088

Prices include Airport transfers; accommodation for 3 nights on bed & breakfast basis.

Prices exclude Flights, excursions (prebookable and prepayable - contact our team), travel insurance, personal expenses, tips and gratuities.

Departure Date

30 December 2018

How to book

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