A near neighbour to Iceland, the Faroe Islands are an excellent location for a two-centre holiday. Located roughly midway between Scotland and Iceland, this intriguing collection of islands offer a wonderful opportunity for slow travel, walking and sightseeing. Like Iceland, the Faroes are rugged and wild, but as we have found out there’s plenty that is quite unique.
Imagine riding through Iceland’s beautiful and varied countryside with a free running herd of horses, staying in farms and remote mountain huts along the way. Travel through rich farmland, Saga country and across glacial rivers to wooded forests tucked beneath the slopes of the volcano Eyjafjallajökull. Perfect if you would like to join a small guided group….
If these fascinating dancing lights are the main focus for your trip to Iceland, may we help to maximise your chances of success? The Aurora Borealis are visible in Iceland from late August to mid-April and are best seen in areas without light pollution, even better in a beautiful, unusual location.
Perfect for you if you’d like us to arrange your plans around hunting for the Aurora …
Some of the most amazing things about Iceland are the natural light (even in winter), the differences in temperature, being surrounded by the natural elements of the earth and the scale of the landscape, so why not experience these as much as possible while you are there? “A very well organised trip, knowledgeable guide and comfortable accommodation. The students really enjoyed it.”
Take to the open road this summer for an Iceland self-drive holiday and set off on a great adventure. Huge dramatic landscapes, small remote settlements, tucked away valleys, stunning coastlines and as it’s summer, hardly any darkness. Slow travel, lazy evenings, an unforgettable experience. Perfect if you’re looking for some real time out with a difference.
Combine the experience of Iceland’s most beautiful and pristine landscapes with sightings of its secretive and unusual wildlife. Organised by outstanding specialists with extensive local knowledge and experience to help you encounter Arctic fox, terns, guillemots, puffins, razorbills, seals and whales. Travel by foot, kayak or jeep and stay for a day, or longer or join an expedition with camping or farmhouse stays. Perfect for photographers….
An ideal holiday for a family or small group of friends, keen to arrive in Iceland to a warm welcome and to explore Iceland by car in the company of one of our most trusted and popular Icelanders. By leaving the driving to an experienced professional, you can focus entirely on enjoying your holiday. Perfect if you enjoy interesting conversations with a true local at the wheel…..