LEG 2: DISCOVER ICELAND
An offshore adventure through the North Atlantic to the south coast of Iceland and expedition into the Hvalfjoerdur fjord.
This expedition is ideal for those looking for an adventurous sailing trip. With an open ocean passage, this leg offes opportunities to develop your sailing skills alongside the chance to enjoy the hours of darkness getting shorter as you sail north.
From the Westman Islands you’ll be exploring spectacular rock formations as you sail towards the Reykjanes Peninsula & South Coast of Iceland. Expect sea caves, the chance to spot a smouldering volcano and challenging coastal cruising.
The Hvalfjoerdur is a picturesque fjord not far from Reykjavik where the yachts may anchor up and explore the area, including the natural springs where there is a spa to relax tired muscles, and the option of local hiking.