Birding Trail of Northeast Iceland.
5 days with a local guide.
The rich bird life of Northeast Iceland, distributed over widely varying habitats, displays a diversity seldom surpassed and accessible areas for observing species such as Barrow’s Goldeneye, Harlequin Duck, Gyr Falcon, Rock Ptarmigan, the Great Northern Gannet and the Brunnichs Guillemot. The marshes are important as a habitat for many Icelandic bird species, and several of these marshes, famed for their rich bird life, are situated in Northeast Iceland.
This tour combines 4 sub-areas that constitute the highlights of birding in Iceland.
Day 1 Arrival in Húsavík, meet the guide in late afternoon/evening.
Day 2 Húsavík area and Flatey
Day 3 Mývatn
Day 4 Langanes
Day 5 Melrakkaslétta and Kelduhverfi.
• Transportation and sightseeing (days 2-5)
• 4x accommodation incl. breakfast
• Lunchpacks (days 2-5)
• Expert guide
Fixed departures in May and June 2018.
This programme is also available as a private tour.