Wander with other runners on a 9 day Iceland marathon trip adventure that encompasses the beauty of Southern Iceland with a concluding marathon in Reykjavik.
The trip starts in Reykjavik and heads east to the black sand beaches of Vik and onward to the famous glacier lake of Jökulsárlón then weaves back towards Reykjavik visiting a multitude of waterfalls, hiking trails and secrets spots along the way.
The Iceland Marathon is set for Saturday, August 24, 2019. This trip is Saturday to Sunday with the marathon occurring on the Saturday before we leave. We will also have a massage therapist who specializes in athletes, performing post race massages.
After airport pickup we head to the Blue Lagoon, one of Iceland's most famous attractions, for a relaxing soak.
Next, we drive 30 minutes to Reykjavik for a local lunch and an afternoon of exploring. You will have opportunities to visit Hallgrimskirkja church for its spectacular views, discover the newly renovated harbor, eat at Reykjavik's most famous hot dog stand and explore the compact city on foot.
Hotel: Fosshotel Lind (1) night