An Iceland photography holiday is a perfect choice if you are a passionate photographer looking for an unforgettable experience. With its stunning landscapes and awe-inspiring northern lights, Iceland offers some of the best photography opportunities in the world. From glaciers to geysers and volcanoes to waterfalls, there are plenty of breathtaking sights that will make your Iceland photography holiday truly special.
Join us on our Iceland photography tour, exploring the wonderful landscapes and seascapes along the south coast of this amazing island. Waterfalls, glaciers, geysers, black sand beaches, stunning lagoons not forgetting the Northern Lights. Our Iceland photography tour brings you 7 days, 6 nights, in the land of fire and ice.
One of the highlights when it comes to photographing in Iceland is capturing images of its incredible Northern Lights display. Join us in Iceland for one of our northern light photography holidays. During Winter months, these natural light shows can be seen dancing across night skies with a dazzling array of colours ranging from deep greens and blues all through shades or purple, pink and yellow too. It is important to plan ahead if you want great shots though as they usually only last between 10 minutes to 2 hours at any given time, so timing really counts here. We plan the trip with preciise timing to capture the most stunning Northern Lights. We will bring you to the right spot on the right time as long as the weather conditions are favourable.
Join us on our Iceland photography holiday exploring the wonderful landscapes and seascapes along the south coast of this amazing island. Waterfalls, glaciers, geysers, black sand beaches, stunning lagoons not forgetting the Northern Lights.
Sunday 3rd to Saturday 9th 1 FULLY BOOKED
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British Airways return flights from London Heathrow Terminal 5 to Keflavik or from London Gatwick North Terminal with Easy Jet
When arriving at Keflavik Airport do not leave the airport building. Ashley will be waiting for you at the exit from the arrivals hall into the main airport building.
ACCOMODATION AND FOOD
Hotel Midgardur in Reykjavik, Hotel Kria in Vik and the Foss Hotel Glacier Lagoon near Hoff all offer excellent hospitality. All rooms are ensuite and everything is to an excellent standard. Breakfast and evening meals will be taken at the hotels.
The cost of the holiday is £2295.00 per person. Group size is a maximum of seven which ensures that Ashley can give you his full attention throughout the trip. Iceland is expensive! We have seen many trips similar to this advertised but when you investigate they require you stay in shared bedrooms with shared bathrooms in economy class establishments. If you would like to travel with a partner or friend and are willing to share a hotel room then cost of the holiday can be reduced accordingly.
SUNSET & SUNRISE TIMES
Iceland is on Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
Don’t panic when you see the amount of sunrise and sunset locations we will visit! Sunrise is at around 9.30am and Sunset just before 4pm
The ability to respond to the ever changing weather conditions will enhance your enjoyment of the trip. A waterproof jacket and trousers along with a warm fleece and comfortable waterproof walking shoes are a must. A warm hat and gloves will come in useful. Casual clothing for the evenings at the hotel and other restaurants is fine.
BOOKING AND TRAVEL INSURANCE
|We accept bookings online, by phone and post. Please read our Terms and Conditions and complete our booking form which will be sent to you. For telephone bookings we accept debit and credit cards with no surcharge. All transactions are via Worldpay and are totally secure. A deposit of £750 is payable to secure your place with the remainder of your balance due 60 days prior to departure. If you prefer to pay by cheque or bank transfer, please let us know and an invoice will be emailed to you at the time of booking.
We strongly recommend that you are covered for cancellation, curtailment, and lost baggage.
Join Imber Court Photo Training on our winter Iceland photography holiday to one of the worlds most photogenic destinations described as the land of fire and ice. We will make our way along the south coast road with its gigantic waterfalls, glaciers, volcanoes, black sand beaches and ice lagoons not forgetting evening excursions for the Northern Lights, weather permitting.
Iceland Photography Holiday – SUMMARY
WHATS INCLUDED IN THIS ICELAND PHOTOGRAPHY HOLIDAY?
WHATS NOT INCLUDED IN THIS ICELAND PHOTOGRAPHY HOLIDAY?
Below is a typical itinerary, this may inevitably change due to weather conditions, so we will ensure that each location is visited at the most suitable time and in the most optimum conditions.
DAY 1 – Reykjavik
Morning flight from Heathrow T5 to Keflavik Airport with British Airways or from Gatwick with Easy Jet. Ashley will meet you as you leave the arrivals hall in Keflavik Airport. We will travel by minibus to Reykjavik and check into Hotel Midgardur. During the afternoon, we will explore Reykjavik with an optional whale watching trip in the bay (not included in the cost of this Iceland’s photography tour).
DAY 2 – Reykjavik to Vik
After breakfast we check out of our accommodation and travel south stopping at Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss waterfalls. We then make our way east towards Vik stopping at Dyrhólaey, a windswept peninsula with wonderful views of the coastline and lighthouse. Our final stop of the day is at Reynisfjara to capture the sunset on this black sand beach. After dinner at The Hotel Kria, we will venture out to try and capture the Northern Lights as long as the weather conditions are suitable.
DAY 3 – Vik to Hof
Check out of our hotel and down to the black sand beach to capture sunrise with the Reynisdrangar sea stacks as a backdrop. When everyone is happy with their images we will start to make our way east towards Vik stopping en route to Vatnajökull National Park and the Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon in time for sunset. Check into The Foss Hotel Glacier Lagoon for two nights. After dinner back to the Lagoon to capture the Northern Lights as long as the weather conditions are suitable.
DAY 4- Vatnajökull National Park
Today we continue our Iceland photography holiday by explore Diamond Ice Beach at sunrise with its icebergs. Then move onto the southern end of the Vatnajökull glacier. You willhave the chance to explore the lesser-known Fjallsárlón glacier lagoon, which is just as beautiful as its larger relation. We will spend the last part of the day back at Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon for sunset. Returning to Foss Hotel Glacier Lagoon for dinner we will then venture out in search of the Northern Lights, weather permitting.
DAY 5 – Black Sand Beach
We check out of our accommodation and make our back to Vik stopping at various sites on way. Check in to the Hotel Kria again and venture out for our last opportunity to capture the Northern Lights, weather permitting.
DAY 6 – Vik to Reykjavik via the Golden Circle Road
Today we travel back towards Reykjavik via part of the famous Golden Circle route stopping at various locations including the amazing Geyser. Return to Reykjavik Airport in the early evening and check into The Marriot Hotel for our last night in Iceland.
DAY 7 – Departure Day
Check out of our accommodation and make our way back to Keflavik Airport for our late morning flight back to Heathrow/Gatwik.
As mentioned above our itinerary must remain flexible and Imber Court Photo Training will do their absolute best to ensure that all locations are visited in the best conditions. We must point out that there is no guarantee of seeing the Northern Lights, Ashley will do his utmost to facilitate this but if there is cloud cover at night its impossible to see them.
Please call us to book a place and for further information.