Enjoy the increasingly popular place in Scandinavia with Iceland tour. Sail parts of the atlantic in search of whales, and probably vikings. Scandinavia, the most northerly region in Europe, is made up of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, and Finland.
DAY 01 MANILA – COPENHAGEN
Assemble at the airport for your flight to Copenhagen. Enjoy your in-flight amenities & entertainment on board.
DAY 02 ARRIVAL COPENHAGEN
Arrive at Copenhagen meet by your local representative and go directly to the restaurant for lunch. Then, start you comprehensive tour with local guide which features the church of our savior and stock exchange on the way to Christiansborg Palace, where you visit the elegant Royal Reception Rooms. Drive past the National Museum and the Royal Theater and stop for picture of Amalienborg Palace and view the Little Mermaid- the statue inspire by Hans Christian Andersen’s sad fairytale- sitting on a rock in the harbour. Later, visit the Rosenberg Castle and Treasury. Check-in and dinner.
DAY 03 COPENHAGEN – OVERNIGHT CRUISE – OSLO (BLD)
Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Full day excursion to North Zealand – it has everything for the nature enthusiast- deep woodlands, open landscapes and varied coastlines. It’s also an ancient playground of royalty and there are many castles and manors which you can visit. The first destination is Elsinore known locally as Helsingor where you will find the Historic Kronborg Castle (Hamlet Castle) – a UNESCO World Heritage Site. After lunch at local restaurant. Next destination nearby is the small market town of Hillerod, and you’ll see the magnificent Frederiksborg Castle. The building gives the town an undeniable wow factor, with many visitor referring to it as the ‘Nordic Versailles’. Then you will board the DFDS for the overnight trip to Oslo with dinner on board.
DAY 04 OSLO (BLD)
Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Full day sightseeing of Oslo, entrance to The Kon-Tiki Museum and Viking Ship Museum, entrance to Oslo Cathedral, Entrance to Oslo City Hall and entrance to Oslo Opera House. The afternoon continues tour with entrance to Akershus Fortress, located in the city center, a great place to discover Oslo’s history and enjoy the day. The building of Akershus Castle and Fortress was commenced in 1299 under king Håkon V. The medieval castle, which was completed in the 1300s, had a strategical location at the very end of the headland and withstood a number of sieges throughout the ages. King Christian IV (1588-1648) had the castle modernized and converted into a Renaissance castle and royal residence.
DAY 05 OSLO – REYKJAVIK – NORTHERN LIGHTS HUNTING (BD)
Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Morning free time. Early lunch at Chinese restaurant and then transfer to airport for flight to Reykjavik. Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel. Reykjavik is Iceland’s largest city with only approximately four hours of daylight in the winter time. It has a mysterious yet dynamic atmosphere, while in summer it is bustling and full of energy, with almost 24 hours of daylight. In the evening, go for a hunt of the elusive Aurora Borealis. * NOTE: The tour is done by bus, there is no guarantee that the Northern Lights will appear.
DAY 06 REYKJAVIK – GOLDEN CIRCLE ROUTE (BLD)
Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Full day excursion to the Golden Circle with your local guide. The wide open landscapes are like nothing you’ve ever seen before. Actively volcanic, this inland route is a mass of waterfalls, glaciers, geyser, love fields, and of course, those volcanoes. Morning drive over to Hellisheioi plateau to Hverageroi, where plants, vegetables and flowers are grown in huge greenhouse, heated by natural thermal water. Then to Skalholt, site of an ancient bishopric. Then continue to Gulfoss, the Golden Waterfall, one of the most impressive waterfalls in Europe. Only a few minutes drive from Gulfoss is the most active geyser in the area, Strokkur, spouting up to 30meters. After lunch, onwards to Thingvellir, a remarkable geological site and the most historic site on the island. Thingvellir is the site of the world’s oldest democratic parliament founded in 930. Thingvellir, located by Lake Thingvallvatn, the largest lake on the island, is now a National Park. The beautiful canyon running through the park is actually the meeting point of two of the earth’s tectonic plates, and Thingvellir’s combination of natural phenomena and historical significance makes it inseparable. Return to Reykjavik and have dinner at local restaurant.
DAY 07 REYKJAVIK – BLUE LAGOON (BLD)
After breakfast at the hotel, morning sightseeing tour of Reykjavik. Lunch at local restaurant. In the afternoon, enjoy one of Iceland’s most popular sights, the Blue Lagoon, for a relaxing swim in geothermal water. It is not to be missed while you are in Iceland. The Blue Lagoon’s warm water and natural active ingredients, mineral salts, silica and blue green algae will help you relax and unwind while the white silica mud gently cleanses and exfoliates the skin. The mineral salts balance and relax body and soul. Then dinner.
DAY 08 REYKJAVIK – STOCKHOLM (BD)
After breakfast, morning is free, until you transfer to the airport for flight to Stockholm. Upon arrival, meet your local representative and transfer to the hotel for check-in then dinner.
DAY 09 STOCKHOLM (BLD)
Breakfast in the hotel. Full day sightseeing tour with local English speaking guide. The tour includes the Royal Palace with the entrance. Afternoon continue the tour with entrance to City Hall and Vasa Museum. Then, the rest of the day is free for shopping. Dinner.
DAY 10 STOCKHOLM – MANILA (BLD)
Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Free time until check out and pick up from the hotel. Transfer to airport for your departure flight back to Manila. Overnight on board.
DAY 11 ARRIVAL MANILA
Arrive Manila from a very memorable and enjoyable trip
**END OF TOUR**
Minimum 30 pax: US$ 4,188.00 per pax
Minimum 25 pax: US$ 4,250.00 per pax
TOUR COST INCLUDES:
- Roundtrip Economy Airfare via Qatar
- 4-Star Hotel Accommodations on twin
- Full board meals except DAY 5 & 8
- Entrance to the Viking Ship Museum
- Domestic Flight OSL – KEF
- Domestic Flight KEF – STO
- Christiansborg Royal Reception Rooms
- Frederiksborg Castle & Kronborg Castle
- DFDS Cruise – CPH – OSL
- Pre-departure Merienda briefing
- Local Guide during city tour
- Private LDC Motorcoach services
- Filipino Tour Escort/ Coordinator
- Souvenir Bag and Travel Kit
DOES NOT INCLUDE:
- Int’l Airfare Taxes: US$ 55.00
- Domestic Taxes: US$ 118.00
- Tips for Guide & Driver $10/person/day US$100.00
- Travel Tax: P1,620.00 / US$ 34.00
- Terminal Fee: P 00
- Schengen Visa Fee: P8,000.00 (Subj to change)
- Beverages during meals
- Application Form with Signature (A4)
- Passport Valid for 6 Months
- 4 Copies of recent passport size pictures
- Certificate of Employment with
- Leave of Absence & Salary Declaration
- Bank Certificate & Bank Statement
- Income Tax Return (orig. /Photocopies)
- Travel Insurance Valid for 45 Days
- Marriage Contract /Affidavit of Consent if not traveling with Spouse
- Birth Certificate
Additional If Self Employed
- Business Registration
- Income Tax Return of Business
- Annual Declaration of Income
- $300 booking deposit is Nonrefundable
- 50% deposit upon arrival of the visa will be applied.
- A supplement will be applied for an extension of ticket (minimum of $200.00; subject to change)
- Single Supplement USD 900.00
- Insurance for 61-69 y.o. – PHP 500.00
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