Day 6: Tuesday October 8, 2001
The group meet at 9:30 am in the main lobby
to catch our bus for the 6-hour tour of the Blue Lagoon and Hafnarfjourdur.
Our first stop was the Blue Lagoon.
We enjoyed the geothermal waters which were located in the middle of an ancient lava
field. To see a video clip of the Blue Lagoon, go to the Geothermal
The groups next stop was at Grindavik, a
small fishing village where we stop for lunch.
After lunch we went to the Reykjanes
Lighthouse. This windy location is the farthest point west on the mainland of
Iceland. Large waves and kilometers of endless lava fields dominated this
The groups final stop of the day was in
the tiny community of Njardvik. The group made a short stop to visit a small
aquarium that had local species of aquatic life. From this location, we made our
way back to the hotel for a restful evening. Most of the evening was spent adding up the cost of items bought during the
trip for customs.
Day 7: Wednesday
October 10, 2001
The group gathered their belongings and we were bused to the Keflavik Airport for our flight back to Halifax.
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