Experience the Northern Lights in the stunning surroundings of Vatnajökull Glacier and Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon.
Winter in the Vatnajökull Glacier region is a magical time. The Northern Lights roam the skies and the glacier takes on a deep blue colour. The area is rich in wildlife, as herds of reindeer gather in the valleys and playful seals swim in Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon.
You’ll fly to Höfn airport, where your rental car will be waiting. The next stop is Hotel Höfn, your cosy home for the next two nights, where you’ll check in and be given everything you need to know for your trip – including information about booking fantastic activities and tours.
The area offers a wide range of daytime adventures, from sightseeing tours, snowmobile and ATV excursions, to trips to Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon, ice cave explorations and more. You’ll have plenty of time to experience this breathtaking region in all its natural glory, from thrilling activities to relaxing under the elusive Northern Lights.
After an unforgettable stay, you can drop your car at the airport and take the 55-minute flight back to Reykjavík.
- Return flight to Höfn in Hornafjörður
- Rental car: 4WD Skoda Octavia or similar with unlimited mileage and insurances (CDW and theft waiver)
- Hotel (dbl. room) in Höfn for two nights