UNIQUE EXPERIENCE IN ONE DAY
Theistareykir field trip is a day trip up to the North of Iceland to explore geothermal utilization. Participants flies up to Akureyri from where you will be taken to the unique landscape of Lake Myvatn and to the geothermal fields of Krafla, and finally to Þeistareykir. Þeistareykir is where the National Power Company is constructing a new geothermal power plant expected to go online by the end of year 2017. The group will travel between the fields on snow scooters.
Highlights: Krafla power plant, the New Project at Theistareykir, Bjarnaflag – Myvatn Natural Bath, Myvatn Nature Baths, Snowmobile ride (based on snow conditions), flight over the highland of Iceland.
Included: RT flight Reykjavik Akureyri, visit to the Krafla and Þeistareykir, transportation, snowmobile ride, lunch and dinner, refreshment and guidance during the day.
Planned time schedule for the trip:
09:55 Flight departure from Reykjavik
10:55 Pick-up at Akureyri airport and drive to Þeistareykir / Krafla
12:30 Þeistareykir Power plant – Lunch break in Krafla
14:00-1:50 Krafla inspection and Snow Mobile ride
17:00 Bjarnaflag inspection
17:30-18:30 Myvatn Natural Bath – bath and light dinner before driving back to Akureyri for flight to Reykjavik
19:00 Departure to Akureyri
20:40 Flight departure from Akureyri to Reykjavik
Friday April 27
09:00 – 21:00
Price: ISK 67.500
Included: RT flight Reykjavik Akureyri, visit to the Krafla and Þeistareykir, transportation, snowmobile ride, lunch and dinner, refreshment and guidance during the day