Escape to Kerlingarfjöll

An Advent Adventure

Two joyous nights featuring a 4-course Christmas feast, live music, storytelling, stargazing, guided adventures, and cozy lodgings.

A heartwarming offer

Christmastime in the highlands

Join us in the central highlands for an unforgettable Advent weekend. The perfect mix of outdoor excitement and cozy celebrations. You'll get to enjoy a lovely 4-course Christmas feast while listening to live music. Our fun and knowledgeable guide will take you adventuring and tell you captivating stories by the light of a fire. And if the skies are clear, you can explore the Arctic cosmos through a telescope.

Choose from two weekends:

  • November 24-26

  • December 1-3


A highland holiday

Highlights of the weekend

Saturday night will feature a delicious Christmas feast with live music. The weekend also promises storytelling by the fireplace in the lounge, telescopic stargazing, and a variety of outdoor adventures organized by our expert entertainment guide, who will create a custom itinerary according to the weather conditions and the group’s preferences.


Four savory courses

Christmas menu

Lobster soup

Garlic marinated lobster tails, white chocolate cream

Appetizer plate

Cured goose, marinated salmon, hot smoked salmon, herring salad, red onion jam, toasted sourdough bread

Pan-fried duck breast

Potatoes, smoked onion, cinnamon-spiced carrots, orange-red wine sauce

Dessert buffet


  • 15:00 Departure from Basecamp Skjól

  • 19:00 Dinner (not included)

  • 20:30 Storytime and stargazing

  • 07:00-10:00 Breakfast buffet

  • Guided hikes and/or activities

  • 19:00 Christmas dinner and live music

  • 20:30 Storytime and stargazing

  • 07:00-10:00 Breakfast buffet

  • Guided hikes and/or activities

  • 14:00 Checkout and departure

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Inclusions (for two guests)

  • Accommodations for two nights

  • Roundtrip transfer from Basecamp Skjól

  • Choice of room type

  • Christmas dinner on Saturday night

  • Breakfast buffet on Saturday and Sunday

  • Entertainment, aperitifs, storytime, and stargazing


Frequently Asked Questions

Book your Advent adventure

We look forward to seeing you!