Iceland 2018

ICELAND 2018

 

Overall information:

The ski trip will take place between April 7th and April 18th for about 7 days. We will decide the dates depending on the flights.

We will fly from Bologna to Reykjavik through Frankfurt. From Reykjavik we will drive 4/5 hours to the North of Iceland on a confortable mini van. The best mountains for mountaineering ski are located on the Eyjafjordur where our ski tours will take place.

-We will sleep 4 night in typical apartaments in Akurery (the biggest town in the North of Iceland).

-We will sleep 2 night in cottage in the northern part of the island (Sigiufjord).

-We will sleep 1 night in Reykjavik in order to visit the city and the famous Golden Circle (Thingvellir Park, Gullfoss waterfalls, Geysir).

 

Mountaineering-ski: 

The ski tours start pretty much from the sea level and finish maximum at 1300m. Most of the excursions have 1000 m evelevation gain, however there are several possibilities to extend the tours or to connect with other itineraries. There are no technical difficulties: the mountains are never really steep, however there are some colouirs that could spice up our days! Here there are some possibilities:

-Soelufjall 1327 m, Skiðadalur

– Kaldbakur 1180m, Akureyri area. South face.

-Hreppsendasulur 1052 m, amazing peak with evident ridge and nice slope.

-Olafsfjordur

 

Cost estimate:

The price might change, due to the flights’ cost. At the moment the best offer includes:

-Return flight ticket from Bologna. Special baggage (ski-bag) and possible extra baggage (20 kg).

– Mini van at disposal during the whole trip

-Accommodation: 4 night in apartament, 2 nights in cottage, 1 night in B&B.

-Mountain guide UIAGM and ski teacher during the whole trip.

Total 1900 € (1 guide- 6 skiers)

The price does not include meals, cost of gasoline (which will be divided among the partecipants), extra expenses not mentioned above.

For further information contact us:

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