Northern Lights Tour and Reykjavik City Break from Aberdeen or Glasgow

Northern Lights Tour and Reykjavik City Break from Aberdeen or Glasgow from £299pp

This Northern Lights tour includes a 3 hour coach trip to a viewing location that has a likely chance of allowing you to view this amazing natural wonder. You have the choice to fly from several regional airports.

What’s included:

  • Return flights from London Gatwick, Aberdeen, Birmingham, Glasgow or Manchester
  • Three nights in a Standard Room at Fosshotel Reykjavik
  • Daily breakfast
  • A Northern Lights tour (worth £32 per person)
  • Aurora Reykjavik Northern Lights Centre entrance (worth £8 per person)

Flying with Icelandair a 23kg checked-bag allowance and 10kg hand luggage plus one small personal item is included. There are non-alcoholic complimentary drinks and 32 inches of ­leg room, plus free seat selection, online and mobile check-in and­ no credit-card fees.

Hotel details

You will stay at the impressive Fosshotel Reykjavik which is positioned between Laugavegur, the main shopping street and the harbour. There is  welcoming bar and lounge, along with a deli bar that serves snacks. A buffet breakfast is available in the morning that includes freshly baked bread and make-your-own waffles.

photo of Fosshotel Reykjavik reception area

Transfers & baggage
Add return transfers for £29 per person. Checked luggage (23kg) and hand luggage (10kg) is included.

Choice of departure airports:

London Gatwick
26 January
27 February
Aberdeen
13, 18, 20 March
Birmingham
11, 18, 25 January
1, 22, 27, 29 February
5, 12 March
Glasgow
11, 14-15, 18, 21-22, 25, 28-29 January
1, 8, 19, 23, 25-26 February
1, 3-4, 10-11, 14-15, 17-18, 31 March
Manchester
10, 17, 24, 31 January
1, 9, 20-22, 24, 27 February
1-2, 5-8, 10-11, 15, 17, 30-31 March

It’s £319 per person to depart from:

London Heathrow
10-11, 13-23, 25-28, 30 January
1-2, 7-9, 21, 23, 28 February
1-9, 12-14, 16, 18 March

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Transportation

With a fantastic network of routes throughout the UK, Megabus is a fantastic method of lowcost travel with a huge selection on inter city routes.

For those planning to travel to Europe on a budget then coach travel is well worth consideration, traveling city centre to city centre, with a decent baggage allowance of 2 medium size cases, cuts your costs even more. With an extensive European network Eurolines provide an excellent lowcost solution.

Taking the train is also a great option with lots of intercity rail connections within the UK, you can book easily online with Virgin Trains and at thetrainline.com both often have some really competitive rates on fares for specific dates, and if you book in advance. Rail travel is a great way to travel to city centres when you are booking a luxury UK hotel stay.

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What to do when you get there

A big part of the fun when getting away is discovering and exploring the location and finding exciting things to do. To ensure you’re kept busy and don’t miss the highlights then check out GetYourGuide where there’s an amazing selection of tours and activities.

If you want to find out what other people are saying about the location you’re heading to, you can always have a look at TripAdvisor, there’s usually lots of useful comments on where to go and what to see.

Rideshare

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