Travel Challenge: A summer break in Iceland
Friday 27 April 2012
Each week we invite three companies to offer us their best deal for a specific holiday. Today: a short summer break in Iceland. Prices are per person, based on two people travelling together. All packages include three nights' accommodation in the capital Reykjavik and flights from London in June.
Discover The World
Includes Icelandair flights from Heathrow on 23 June, transfers, B&B at the CenterHotel Plaza, and rafting on the Hvita River. "Reykjavik is the perfect base from which to explore magnificent natural wonders," says Georgina Hancock of Discover the World (01737 214291; discover-the-world.co.uk).
Includes easyJet flights from Luton on 21 June and B&B at the CenterHotel Thingholt. Transfers and activities extra. "Iceland's capital is the perfect destination for adventurers looking for a unique city break," says Mandy Round of easyJet Holidays. (0843 104 1000; easyJet.com/holidays).
Includes Icelandair flights from Heathrow on 22 June, transfers and B&B at the Fosshotel, plus whale watching, entrance to the Blue Lagoon and a tour of the Golden Circle. "This short break is crammed with exciting excursions," says James Crawshaw of Transun. (01865 265200; transun.co.uk).
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