Day 1: Travel to Iceland
Depart for Reykjavík, Iceland on a night flight.
Day 2: Arrival in Reykjavík
Arrive at Keflavik International Airport, Iceland and transfer to your accommodation in Reykjavík where you will meet your Zoni Tour Manager and store your luggage.
Start your day with a delicious breakfast to give you energy for your Iceland adventure.
Visit the National Museum of Iceland to kickstart your journey. Here, you'll delve into the rich history and culture of Iceland through fascinating exhibits, showcasing everything from Viking sagas to contemporary Icelandic art.
Enjoy lunch at the National Museum of Iceland.
Visit Reykjavík's Hallgrímskirkja Cathedral, where you can take in views of the city from its tower.
After the cathedral visit, head to the Leif Erikson Monument, a striking statue dedicated to the Viking explorer believed to be one of the first Europeans to reach North America. It offers an excellent opportunity for photos and a bit of history.
Enjoy a welcome dinner at a local restaurant to taste Icelandic cuisine.
After dinner, immerse yourself in Icelandic culture by attending a traditional folklore concert featuring local artists. This will provide you with a unique and entertaining introduction to Icelandic traditions and music.
Check into your hotel, and rest for the exciting days ahead.
Day 3: Glacial Splendor and Arctic Thrills
Start your day with a satisfying breakfast at the hotel.
Depart for an exciting glacier trekking adventure on Langjökull Glacier, which is conveniently located within driving distance from Reykjavík. You'll be provided with crampons and all the necessary gear to explore the stunning ice formations.
Grab a quick lunch at Húsafell Bistro
After Lunch, continue your adventure with a guided tour of the stunning ice cave located within the glacier. Explore the crystal-blue ice formations and learn about the glacier's unique features.
Enjoy dinner at a local restaurant.
Search for the northern lights on your way back to Reykjavík.
Return to your hotel for a restful night.
Day 4: Reykjavík Winter Wonderland and Cultural Delights
Begin your day with a leisurely breakfast at your Reykjavík hotel.
Experience the thrill of snowmobiling in one of Reykjavík's nearby winter wonderlands, such as Heiðmörk Nature Reserve or Elliðaárdalur Valley. Enjoy the pristine snow-covered landscapes and the invigorating outdoor activity.
Return to Reykjavík
Enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant in Reykjavík, savoring fresh Icelandic cuisine.
Visit the Perlan Museum, an iconic glass-domed building that offers panoramic views of Reykjavík and houses a range of interactive exhibits. Learn about Iceland's unique geology, glaciers, and natural wonders
Explore Reykjavík's art and culture scene by visiting the Reykjavík Art Museum, where you can discover contemporary and historic Icelandic art.
In the evening, have dinner at a local restaurant in Reykjavík, where you can indulge in more Icelandic specialties or international cuisine.
Visit the Imagine Peace Tower in honor of John Lennon's memory from Oct 9 to Dec 8.
If the Northern Lights were not visible on previous nights, you can venture out again for a Northern Lights tour to chase this natural wonder.
Return to your hotel for a restful night, preparing for your departure on Day 5.
Day 5: Departure & Blue Lagoon
After breakfast at your accommodation, check-out and pack your belongings.
Before heading to the airport, visit the Blue Lagoon, one of Iceland's most famous geothermal spas. Here, you can relax in the warm, mineral-rich waters surrounded by a surreal landscape of lava fields and snow (don't forget to bring your swimsuits).
Have lunch at the airport at your own expense before your flight, enjoying one last taste of Icelandic cuisine.
Depart from Iceland and head back home, filled with unforgettable memories.
Unique Winter Experiences: Our "Icelandic Winter Wonders Expedition" offers you the opportunity to explore the best of Iceland's winter beauty. From glacier trekking to ice cave exploration, you'll have authentic and thrilling experiences that are unique to the winter season.
Educational Opportunities: Students will have the chance to learn about Iceland's unique geography, geology, and cultural heritage through visits to museums, historical sites, and interactive exhibits.
Cultural Immersion: From traditional Icelandic cuisine to folklore performances and cultural experiences, this tour allows students to engage with the local culture on a meaningful level.
Northern Lights Adventure: We prioritize your chances of witnessing the mesmerizing Northern Lights with multiple opportunities to chase this natural phenomenon.
General information regarding student tours and field trips.
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We offer a wide variety of customized educational itineraries based upon your curriculum requests and budget.
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Tour inclusions vary depending on your itinerary, but all include transportation, accommodations, venue admissions, and most meals (as outlined in your proposal).
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Yes. All itineraries are fully customizable based upon your desired destination, curriculum requests, and budget needs.
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Because we fully customize every itinerary, we can offer tours to any and every age group.
No, Zoni educational tours are not limited to school students alone. They can be arranged for college students, adult learners, faith-based organizations, community-based organizations, language organizations, home-school co-ops, cultural schools/organizations, businesses, or individuals with an interest in acquiring knowledge and exploring new environments.
Absolutely. We cater to various group sizes, including homeschoolers, with fully customizable itineraries.
We require a minimum of ten paying passengers per group. We have no maximum group size.
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Planning should begin as soon as possible. International travel is typically planned 12-18 months before departure.
Zoni Educational travel tours have trained Tour Managers and Tour Leaders accompanying the group. For domestic travel there will be one Tour Leader for every 10 students and for international travel, there will be one Tour Leader for every 6 students.
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The Tour Leader is a representative from your school. The Tour Manager is affiliated with Zoni Tours and is well versed in the destinations visited.
Yes, for domestic travel we offer one free tour leader per ten paying passengers. For international travel, we offer one free tour leader per six paying passengers.
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The itineraries listed on our website include examples of destinations that we travel to, but we are happy to customize a tour of any destination you wish to visit.
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While many of our domestic tours are two-night/three-day itineraries, we can customize a tour for any desired length of time.
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Your transportation needs will be provided by Zoni Tours, unless otherwise noted in your proposal.
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Students and tour leaders will be responsible for securing traveler documents and information. Zoni will keep digital copies of passports and visas for international travel in case of emergency.
All forms are signed at registration along with terms and conditions. Documentation required by your school or organization may vary.
No. Group travel is secured under one booking.
No, seats will be assigned at the time of booking.
While not guaranteed, Zoni Tours will do everything possible to accommodate this request.
Flight changes are available at your own expense, subject to group leaders' approval.
Zoni Tours will accommodate special needs per ADA and section 504. We can secure accommodations in motorcoaches, hotels, and most eateries. However, elements of certain itineraries are not accessible to wheelchairs and other devices. Please make your Educational Group Tour Coordinator aware of any special needs when you begin your travel planning.