12th - 16th July 2017
With some of the most spectacular wilderness areas in Europe, Iceland's lucky visitors are compelled to visit again and again to explore its wild volcanic landscape. Look no further for a trop of a lifetime...
Day 1 – Depart London for Keflavik airport whereby upon arrival you will be transferred by to bus to the Southern Highlands.
Day 2 – Landmannalaugar to Alftavatn. An early morning start before the trekking begins up through the cross lava fields, steaming vents and snow fields.
Day 3 – Alftavatn to Emstrur - Entering a glacial area with fast running glacial streams off the Myrdalsjokull Icecap. Experience river crossings, both by wooden bridges and wading through ice-cold streams.
Day 4 – Emstrur to Reykjavik via Thorsmork - The final days trek starts with more river corssings, views of the amazing Markarfljot gorge and the bridged Ljorsa fissure.
Day 5 – Today there will be free time to Explore Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital. You will be transferred to the Blue lagoon - one of Iceland's pools of pure mineral-rich, geothermal seawater, set amongst fields of lava against a spectacular backdrop of green rolling hills.
Need more information? Register your interest here and we will send you out a brochure filled with a detailed itinerary and a section of FAQs.
Sign up for this once in a life time experience with our organisers, Skyline.
Registration Fee £299.00
Minimum Sponsorship £2,380.00
You pay the registration fee to Skyline and then raise a minimum sponsorship for Acorns.
We will be invoiced the balance of your challenge, so 12 weeks before the event you will need to send in at least 80% of your minimum target. The remaining 20% must be sent within 4 weeks of completing the challenge.
This price includes;
-All flights and internal travel (airport taxes & fuel surcharges not included)
-Accommodation and camping equipment
-All meals on trekking days
-Water and refreshments
-Guides for your trip
-A doctor and medical support
By choosing to fundraise and support Acorns, you will receive
- An exclusive Acorns running vest or t-shirt
- A charity banner to bring with you for the challenge
- A fun filled fundraising pack including sponsorship forms
- Fundraising advice and support
- Regular emailed newsletters
Still not convinced? Request a brochure here and we will send you an information pack full of everything you will need to get inspired and involved, including 2017 dates and information!
For more information about this event, or if you have any questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01564 825023