Luxury Iceland Tours

Reykjavik Stopover
(4 Days)
Reykjavik & Golden Circle

Best of Reykjavik & the Golden Circle
(5 Days)
Reykjavik, Langjokull Glacier, Golden Circle, South Iceland

Introduction to Iceland
(5 Days)
Reykjavik, Golden Circle, South Iceland

Highlights of Iceland
(6 Days)
Reykjavik, Golden Circle, South Iceland

A Week in Iceland
(7 Days)
Reykjavik, Golden Circle, South Iceland & Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon

Discover Iceland
(5 Days)
Reykjavik, Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon, South Iceland, Golden Circle

Best of Iceland
(9 Days)
Reykjavik & Langjokull Glacier, Golden Circle, South Iceland, Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon

Luxuries of Iceland
(10 Days)
Reykjavik & Langjokull Glacier, Husafell & Snaefellsnes Peninsula, Deplar Farm, Blue Lagoon

Highlights of North Iceland
(8 Days)
Snaefellsnes Peninsula, Langjokull Glacier, Deplar Farm & Akureyri or Husavik, Lake Myvatn, Reykjavik or Blue Lagoon

Ultimate Iceland
(10 days)
Reykjavik & Langjokull Glacier, Husafell & Snaefellsnes Peninsula, Golden Circle, Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon, South Iceland, Westman Islands

Geothermal Spas of Iceland
(6 Days)
Reykjavik & Langjokull Glacier, Husafell, Blue Lagoon

The Blue Lagoon & Highlights of Iceland
(7 Days)
Reykjavik, Golden Circle, South Iceland, Blue Lagoon

Journey Through Iceland
(12 Days)
Reykjavik, Golden Circle, South Iceland, Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon, Lake Myvatn, Akureyri or Deplar Farm, Langjokull Glacier, Blue Lagoon

Multi-country Tours

Best of Iceland & Norway
(9 Days)
Reykjavik, Langjokull Glacier, Golden Circle, South Iceland, Oslo, Bergen, Sognefjord

Best of Scandinavia & Iceland
(14 Days)
Copenhagen, Stockholm, Oslo, Bergen, Sognefjord, Reykjavik, Golden Circle

Active & Wellness Tour of Iceland & Norway
(11 Days)
Reykjavik & Langjokull Glacier, Husafell, Blue Lagoon, Oslo, Bergen, Sognefjord

Best of Scandinavia & Iceland

(14 Days - Departs Daily on a Private Basis)
Copenhagen, Stockholm, Oslo, Bergen & Sognefjord, Reykjavik & Golden Circle

This comprehensive private tour features Scandinavia's most interesting cities (including Copenhagen, Stockholm and Oslo), the spectacular Norwegian fjords and Iceland's capital city and stunning landscapes.

Begin in Copenhagen. With your own private guide, tour the highlights of the Danish capital, and see local landmarks such as picturesque Nyhavn harbor, Radhuspladsen square, the Copenhagen Opera House and the Old Stock Exchange building. Cruise through Copenhagen's harbor and canals, keeping an eye out for the Little Mermaid and interesting contemporary architecture. Visit boutiques dedicated to fine Danish design. Also visit the Torvehallerne market, a great place to have excellent coffee, delicious Danish pastries and traditional smorrebrod (open-faced sandwiches). Or perhaps explore the street food stalls of Reffen market. If desired, visit some of Copenhagen's palaces and museums, such as Rosenborg Castle, the Danish Jewish Museum, the National Museum of Denmark or Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Perhaps also walk through Christiania, and see the nearby Church of Our Saviour and its famous corkscrew spire. One night, visit magical Tivoli Gardens to enjoy the twinkling lights, evening entertainment, and great cafes and restaurants.

One day, enjoy a private excursion to Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, an outstanding cultural institution in a beautiful setting along the coast. Nearby, perhaps visit the Karen Blixen Museum or continue to Frederiksborg Castle, one of Denmark's finest castles. Alternatively, opt for a private excursion to Roskilde. Visit the Viking Ship Museum to learn about Viking history and culture, and perhaps go sailing in a traditional wooden boat. Also visit Roskilde Cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and enjoy time to explore the historic town.

Upon request, Artisans of Leisure can arrange reservations at Copenhagen restaurants renowned for contemporary Nordic cuisine, as well as tickets to performances at the Royal Danish Opera, Royal Danish Theatre and other venues.

Next, travel by first-class express train to Stockholm to explore the many highlights of Sweden's seaside capital. Walk the medieval streets of atmospheric Gamla Stan (Old Town) to see the Royal Palace, Nobel Museum and other interesting places. Visit Stockholm's best food hall, and perhaps have lunch at one of its renowned restaurants. Tour City Hall, where the Nobel Prize dinner is held, to see its magnificent interiors, including the Gold Room, which sparkles with mosaics. Visit the best-known boutiques for Swedish design, including Svenskt Tenn. Also see the impressive and well-preserved 17th-century ship at the Vasamuseet. If desired, learn about traditional rural Swedish life at Skansen, an open-air museum filled with historic buildings from around the country. Also enjoy a cruise on the harbor and along the Djurgarden Canal. Other touring options include visiting Rosendals Tradgard, Haga Park, Hallwyl Museum, ABBA The Museum or the National Museum.

One day, enjoy an excursion to Artipelag, located on the outskirts of the city in the Stockholm Archipelago, to enjoy the art, architecture, cuisine and wooded trails overlooking the sea. Alternatively, take a private excursion to Drottningholm Palace, the residence of the Swedish royal family and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, to see the beautiful interiors and theater.

Artisans of Leisure can also arrange reservations at the top restaurants in and around Stockholm, private cruises through the Stockholm Archipelago, and excursions to other destinations.

Continue to Oslo, the attractive seaside capital of Norway. During flexible private touring, learn about Viking customs at the Viking Ship Museum, marvel at the remarkable sculptures in Vigeland Park, see fascinating murals describing Norwegian history and customs inside City Hall, take in panoramic views of the harbor from the historic Akershus Fortress, walk on the roof of the iconic Opera House, and peruse masterpieces by Edvard Munch and other Norwegian artists at the National Gallery. Other options include visiting the Nobel Peace Center, learning about rural traditions at the Norwegian Folk Museum, touring the Royal Palace or Oscarshall, delving into the life of one of Norway's most renowned playwrights at the Ibsen Museum, seeing Norwegian modernist architecture at Villa Stenersen, learning about the World War II history of Norway at the Holocaust Museum or Resistance Museum, visiting Holmenkollen ski jump and the Ski Museum, and biking along the Akerselva River. Upon request, Artisans of Leisure can also arrange tickets to performances at the Oslo Opera House and other venues around the city.

Next, fly to Bergen, a historic port city and the gateway to Fjord Norway. During private touring, explore the picturesque Bryggen wharf district, a former Hanseatic trading post that's now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit the bustling fish market, and tour the Hanseatic Museum and Schotstuene to learn about life in medieval Bergen. Walk through the pretty backstreets of the town, and venture up the Floibanen funicular for panoramic views of Bergen and the harbor from the top of Mount Floyen. Other options include delving deeper into the city's history at Rosenkrantz Tower and the Bryggens Museum. Upon request, Artisans of Leisure can arrange optional excursions to Troldhaugen (Edvard Grieg's home), Old Bergen or the Bergen Aquarium.

One day, enjoy a full-day excursion with your private guide through some of Norway's most spectacular mountain and fjord scenery. Ride the renowned Flamsbana train on one of the world's most scenic rail journeys through a glacier-carved valley past small farms, tumbling waterfalls and high peaks. Cruise the most dramatic sections of beautiful Sognefjord, including impressive Aurlandsfjord and breathtaking Naeroyfjord, the narrowest fjord in Norway and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Return to Bergen for a final night to shop for local handicrafts, dine at top restaurants or explore other attractions independently. Upon request, Artisans of Leisure can arrange tickets to performances at Grieg Hall and other venues around Bergen.

Fly to Iceland and enjoy insider touring of the highlights of Reykjavik, the capital of Iceland. Tour cultural highlights such as the National Museum of Iceland or Reykjavik Art Museum to gain further insight into Iceland's history and contemporary culture. See the iconic architecture of Hallgrimskirkja Church. Artisans of Leisure will also arrange visits to Harpa, the concert hall designed in conjunction with renowned artist Olafur Eliasson, and FlyOver Iceland to enjoy a simulated flight ride over Iceland's spectacular scenery. Also explore the colorful backstreets of the town, and walk along the harbor. If desired, browse top boutiques for Icelandic crafts such as hand-knit sweaters and blankets. Other options include visiting the Arbaer Open Air Museum, Viking Village or the Imagine Peace Tower. Artisans of Leisure can also arrange tickets to performances and reservations at top restaurants, such as a lunch reservation at a restaurant inside a hilltop building with incredible views over the city.

One day, enjoy a private excursion to Iceland's most important and impressive natural features in the Golden Circle. Visit Thingvellir National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site where the Althing (Icelandic assembly) met for over 850 years in a spectacular rift valley formed by drifting tectonic plates. Also, visit a family farm where produce is grown year-round in greenhouses heated by geothermal energy. If desired, opt to take a dip in the Secret Lagoon, a unique natural hot spring. In Geysir, watch as Strokkur Geyser erupts, and see Gullfoss, a waterfall that plunges into a gorge.

En route to or from the Reykjavik airport, if desired, relax or get a spa treatment while learning about Iceland's vast geothermal resources at the famed Blue Lagoon.

Upon request, Artisans of Leisure can arrange additional activities such as ATV or snowmobile rides, helicopter excursions with glacier landings, whale watching or puffin excursions (season permitting), horseback riding, visits to ice caves, culinary touring and Icelandic cooking classes, meeting with Icelandic designers, hiking, mountain biking, an excursion into a volcano, tours of noted architecture sites and more.

Itinerary Overview
Day 1 Arrive Copenhagen, Denmark
Private arrival transfer to hotel for 3 nights
Day 2 Copenhagen
Full-day private city tour, including shared harbor cruise
Day 3 Copenhagen
Full-day private excursion to Louisiana Museum of Modern Art. Time and interest permitting, also visit Karen Blixen Museum and/or Frederiksborg Castle. Tickets to Tivoli this evening
Day 4 Copenhagen – Stockholm, Sweden
Private transfer to train station. First-class express train to Stockholm. Private arrival transfer to hotel for 3 nights
Day 5 Stockholm
Full-day private tour
Day 6 Stockholm
Morning private excursion. Afternoon at leisure. Tickets for shared canal cruise
Day 7 Stockholm – Oslo, Norway
Private transfer to airport for flight to Oslo (flight not included). Private arrival transfer to hotel for 2 nights
Day 8 Oslo
Morning private walking tour. Afternoon private tour with private guide and driver
Day 9 Oslo – Bergen
Private transfer to airport for flight to Bergen. Private arrival transfer to hotel for 2 nights. Afternoon private touring of Bergen
Day 10 Bergen & fjords
Full-day privately guided excursion on Flamsbana train and cruise on Aurlandsfjord and Naeroyfjord
Day 11 Bergen – Reykjavik, Iceland
Private transfer to airport for flight to Reykjavik (flight not included). Private arrival transfer to hotel for 3 nights, with VIP access at the Blue Lagoon en route
Day 12 Reykjavik
Private morning city touring and time for lunch. Balance of afternoon at leisure
Day 13 Reykjavik & Golden Circle
Full-day private excursion to Thingvellir, local farm, Geysir and Gullfoss Waterfall
Day 14 Depart Reykjavik
Private transfer to airport

Hotels
Copenhagen: Hotel d'Angleterre or Villa Copenhagen
Stockholm: Grand Hotel Stockholm
Oslo: Hotel Continental or Grand Hotel
Bergen: Solstrand Hotel & Bad or Opus XVI
Reykjavik: Canopy by Hilton, Konsulat Hotel, Sand Hotel or Hotel Borg

Cost
$18,310 Per person (based on four travelers/two rooms)
$24,125 Per person (based on two travelers/double occupancy)

Luxury Iceland Tours

Reykjavik Stopover
(4 Days)
Reykjavik & Golden Circle

Best of Reykjavik & the Golden Circle
(5 Days)
Reykjavik, Langjokull Glacier, Golden Circle, South Iceland

Introduction to Iceland
(5 Days)
Reykjavik, Golden Circle, South Iceland

Highlights of Iceland
(6 Days)
Reykjavik, Golden Circle, South Iceland

A Week in Iceland
(7 Days)
Reykjavik, Golden Circle, South Iceland & Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon

Discover Iceland
(5 Days)
Reykjavik, Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon, South Iceland, Golden Circle

Best of Iceland
(9 Days)
Reykjavik & Langjokull Glacier, Golden Circle, South Iceland, Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon

Luxuries of Iceland
(10 Days)
Reykjavik & Langjokull Glacier, Husafell & Snaefellsnes Peninsula, Deplar Farm, Blue Lagoon

Highlights of North Iceland
(8 Days)
Snaefellsnes Peninsula, Langjokull Glacier, Deplar Farm & Akureyri or Husavik, Lake Myvatn, Reykjavik or Blue Lagoon

Ultimate Iceland
(10 days)
Reykjavik & Langjokull Glacier, Husafell & Snaefellsnes Peninsula, Golden Circle, Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon, South Iceland, Westman Islands

Geothermal Spas of Iceland
(6 Days)
Reykjavik & Langjokull Glacier, Husafell, Blue Lagoon

The Blue Lagoon & Highlights of Iceland
(7 Days)
Reykjavik, Golden Circle, South Iceland, Blue Lagoon

Journey Through Iceland
(12 Days)
Reykjavik, Golden Circle, South Iceland, Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon, Lake Myvatn, Akureyri or Deplar Farm, Langjokull Glacier, Blue Lagoon

Multi-country Tours

Best of Iceland & Norway
(9 Days)
Reykjavik, Langjokull Glacier, Golden Circle, South Iceland, Oslo, Bergen, Sognefjord

Best of Scandinavia & Iceland
(14 Days)
Copenhagen, Stockholm, Oslo, Bergen, Sognefjord, Reykjavik, Golden Circle

Active & Wellness Tour of Iceland & Norway
(11 Days)
Reykjavik & Langjokull Glacier, Husafell, Blue Lagoon, Oslo, Bergen, Sognefjord

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Iceland was fabulous! Our guide was informed in so many areas and tailored the tour to our interests each day. Thank you!
~ M.J., Toronto, Canada

We had a wonderful time in Iceland, and we’re especially grateful that the itinerary involved so many exciting things for our grandchildren.
~ S.L, Washington DC

My clients had a wonderful time in Iceland and really appreciated all that you did to make their trip so special. Thanks for everything.
~ P.F., Villanova, PA (travel agent)

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