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New Year and Northern Lights, Trip to Iceland

Dec 18th 2014 at 10:14 PM

Want to welcome year 2015 with a blast, then a trip to Northern Lights, Iceland is a sure shot to give it a thunder blast. Explore an extremely different world altogether, on this earth with number of other exciting excavations to follow.

About Iceland

Iceland is one of the world’s largest island, which was uninhabited by the humans, for a long time. Iceland was first discovered by Naddoddr, one of the first settlers in the Faroe Islands, who was sailing from Norway to the Faroe Islands, but lost his way and drifted to the east coast of Iceland.

What are the Northern Lights?

Aurora Borealis, commonly known as the Northern Lights, is the natural display of lights in the sky, clearly visible during winters. They are called ‘northern lights’ because of the glowing and flickering display of the colors, most commonly seen in the Northern Hemisphere.

Aurora is a word derived from Latin language which means ‘Sunrise’ and ‘Borealis’ is found in the dictionary of the Greeks, which means ‘North Wind’.

How about celebrating New Year’s Eve with Northern Lights

If you really want to celebrate this new year in a truly unique way, then here’s an awesome chance for you to celebrate it in the heavenly abode. Yes. Northern Lights could be the perfect destination for you to rejoice with your family and loved ones, as this time of the year is perfect to witness ‘The Disco Lights’ in the sky.

Fly to Reykjavik (Capital of Iceland), find a hotel in some isolated place enjoy the mesmerizing, magical lights is a fantabulous way to start your trip. Hotel Ranga is one of the best suited hotels for this excursion. This magnificent display of lights is an experience to cherish lifelong. It has a glorious color spectrum and then scale of the colors is out of the world experience.

New Year Celebrations

And the most exciting part is on the New Years Eve, the country’s capital Reykjavik organizes its own show at Northern Lights Trips Iceland and is a world class experience to witness that. You can explore city’s museums, shops and picturesque harbour and finally the splendid fireworks, sitting in the comfort corner of Perlan restaurant, the country’s most electrifying restaurant. If you are a very Foody person and loves wine, then this place is ideal for you to spend New Years Eve.

If you like adventure, then the exciting volcanoes will be another reason to visit Iceland.

Guys new year is not very far, if you will not reserve the table in Perlan restaurant, then somebody else might be enjoying the mesmerizing fireworks in Reykjavik. So what are you waiting for, a stupendous vacation is about to begin. Wishing you safe and sound journey.

About the Author

Lara Johnson is the author of this post. He works at GJtravel and loves to travel around the world.


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