Travel to Iceland in the Winter of 2020 to experience the magic of the Northern Lights and visit the island of Vikings and Norse gods. Explore Iceland’s volcanic terrain by day, then search by night for the hypnotic aurora borealis as this natural light show fills the Icelandic night sky with dynamic explosions of color and energy!
Be in awe of the spectacular landscape as we travel through mountains and fjords. We'll visit the quaint coastal town of Bergen, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most iconic harbor scenes in the world. Spend time cruising the fjords, taking in all the beauty Norway has to offer before heading to Trondheim. Some of the oldest parts of the city date back to the Middle Ages, so we'll learn the history while checking out the city's beautiful architecture! We'll end our journey in Tromso with a final fjord cruise and wildlife watching expedition!
Over 28 days will encompass the fire and ice of Iceland, the high Arctic regions of the Svalbard Archipelago on board the magnificent, purpose built ‘Greg Mortimer’ and magical Norway by road and rail including one of the worlds’ most scenic rail journeys, The Flåm Railway. Join us as we go in search of polar bears, Arctic fox, walrus, Orcas and other polar creatures.
In Iceland explore the South East Coast, glaciers and waterfalls as well as the famous Blue Lagoon, and in Norway the magnificent Flåm Railway, Oslo, Lofthus and beautiful Bergen.
Join us for a very special tour of Lapland, a magical place of pristine Arctic landscapes and snow-dusted woodlands. In this winter wonderland, the cold air is cut only by the sound of rushing rivers and panting huskies as they prepare to rush across this impossibly vast, white wilderness. Witness a beautiful part of the world where Christmas feels always close and learn how people in the North cope with extreme temperatures. This tour includes a evening at the ICEHOTEL and three nights in a glass igloo.
In Norway, outdoor activities are a natural part of life all year round, and the fjords are said to be the soul of the country. Norway is a Scandinavian country encompassing mountains, glaciers and deep coastal fjords. Come hike with us, kayak in the breathtaking fjords, bike along a mountain path, enjoy the colorful wooden houses, and lovely friendly people.
While most visitors hit the well-trodden golden circle, blue lagoon and south coast this journey will take you in the other direction- the west fjords. Leaving the throngs of tourists behind we’ll venture to this awe-inspiring region on a week long adventure. We are teaming up with Crisscross, a hyper-local, women-owned tour operator that specializes in off-the-beaten path adventures and farm tours. We have carefully crafted an itinerary that will give an unparalleled experience to this wondrous country.
Iceland Winter Delights is a visit to the land of fire and ice and so much more! We'll spend five days exploring the southern portion of this beautiful island, experiencing its spectacular sights and activities. Our days will be packed; we'll tour Reykjavik, walk on a glacier, ride an Icelandic pony, feast on Icelandic specialties, keep on the lookout for elves, and experience the evidence of Iceland's geothermal activity in all its many forms, from geysers and volcanoes to thermal baths at the Blue Lagoon.
It's the power of Icelandic nature to turn the prosaic into the extraordinary. Get up close to this unique country on a nine-day exploration of its natural highlights with Womens Travel Club. Make your way through lava tube caves. Watch the living Earth in action at some of the island’s volcanoes. Explore the rocky, mountainous landscapes of the stunning Snæfellsnes Peninsula.
Experience the unbridled joy of horseback riding in Iceland on our version of the “pony express,” tölting across volcanic landscapes draped in wildflowers! Ride with your Icelandic horse to glaciers, hot springs, and waterfalls, learn about Icelandic history, and discover Reykjavik’s vibrant foodie scene.