Iceland Photography Expedition with Cheryl Opperman

Jul 7 - 20, 2023
Group size: 4 - 6
Iceland Photography Expedition with Cheryl Opperman

Jul 7 - 20, 2023
Group size: 4 - 6

About this trip

Often called the “Land of Fire and Ice”, Iceland is home to pristine and vast landscapes of volcanoes, waterfalls, and glaciers. It’s a dream destination for photographers. Join Cheryl Opperman for a two-week exploration of Iceland and see for yourself why.

About Cheryl Opperman

Cheryl Opperman is a nationally acclaimed nature photographer who has traveled to every continent in the world capturing spectacular images of nature, wildlife, and indigenous cultures. Widely published, her photographs have appeared in print, on the web, on television, and in solo and group exhibits, resulting in a list of clients or credits which include The American Humane Association, The Denver Post, the National Geographic Society, and the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Cheryl’s esthetic compositions, artistic use of light, and exquisite detail have been honored with several prestigious awards from organizations including The Earth Day Network, Nature’s Best Photography, the International Photography Awards, and the National Wildlife Federation. She was also featured as a leading female nature photographer by Outdoor Photographer Magazine and has appeared in on-camera interviews by 9News Denver, the Luminous Landscape, and Smithsonian Earth. Using the power of photography to inspire interest in the environment and other cultures, she has presented slide shows or classes on various topics to schools, camera clubs, and organizations including the Intermountain Regional Headquarters of the National Park Service, the Colorado Environmental Film Festival, and the North American Nature Photography Association. Cheryl is a 1992 honors graduate of Brooks Institute of Photography holding a Bachelor of Arts degree in Industrial/Scientific photography. 

What’s included

  • Accommodations
    Double occupancy - based on two people sharing a room.
  • Private transportation
    With Driver/Guide
  • Photography
    Exclusive access to individual sessions and instruction with Cheryl Opperman
  • Meals as listed
    13 breakfasts and 5 packed lunches
  • Ferry ticket
  • Entrance fee
    Kerið Crater 

  • Zodiac boat tour
    Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon 

  • Parking fees
    Þingvellir National Park, Skaftafell National Park and Seljalandsfoss
  • Flights
  • Passport/visa fees
  • Travel insurance
    Highly recommended. See link in Welcome Message.
  • Optional activities
  • Personal Expenses
  • Meals not listed
    + Extra fee due to early breakfast or grab & go, if applicable 

Available options


DAY 1 (Fri, July 7)
Arrival – Seljalandsfoss - Skógafoss

Upon arrival to Keflavik International Airport (KEF), you’ll meet your local guide and pick up the rental vehicles and depart to south Iceland. Highlights include Skógafoss and Seljalandsfoss waterfalls.

Accommodations: Hótel Skógafoss
or similar

Meals: None

Your Organizer

Reefs to Rockies
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