NEW YEAR'S DINNER AT THE PEARL 31.12.2017

from EUR 385

The famous landmark, known as the Pearl, is simply one of Iceland's prime locations to celebrate New Year's Eve. The package includes a festive 4-course dinner with wine and drinks, a bonfire & Christmas light tour, music and dance, and sparkling wine.

Tour Code: GJ-2201
  • Tour Availability: Sun
  • Seasons: December 31st
  • Duration: 6-8 hrs
  • Min. nr of Participants: 1

New Years Gala Dinner at the Pearl (3).jpgThis dinner event is on the 5th floor at The Pearl in Reykjavík

GJ Travel Iceland offers exclusively a New Year's Eve program at the panoramic restaurant Út í Bláinn, which is uniquely situated in a glass dome with fantastic views over Iceland's capital. The famous landmark, known as the Pearl, is simply one of Iceland's prime locations to celebrate New Year's Eve.

The door opens at 17:30 and the festive 4-course dinner starts at 18:00. After the main course guests will be picked up by our guides for the evening Reykjavik Bonfire & Christmas Lights Tour where we celebrate with Icelanders at one of the many bonfires that are situated all over the city. The tour takes about two hours. After the tour, we go back to the Pearl for the dessert. At midnight, with sparkling wine, we celebrate the New Year by watching the fireworks from the panoramic balcony. Afterwards, we dance the night away. Transfer to 3 selected locations in Reykjavík (Lækjargata, Hlemmur and Grand Hotel/Hilton Hotel Nordica) is offered at 01:00 and 02:00. 

Menu:
See information regarding dress code, menu and change of menu under Itinerary & Menu.



Tour Code: GJ-2201

New Years Gala Dinner at the Pearl (15).jpgTHIS DINNER EVENT IS ON THE 5TH FLOOR AT THE PEARL IN REYKJAVÍK

Enjoy the magnificent view of the New Year's fireworks from the Pearl on top of Reykjavik

GJ Travel Iceland offers exclusively a New Year's Eve program at the panoramic restaurant Út í Bláinn, which is uniquely situated in a glass dome with fantastic views over Iceland's capital. The famous landmark, known as the Pearl, is simply one of Iceland's prime locations to celebrate New Year's Eve.
The door opens at 17:30 and the festive 4-course dinner starts at 18:00. After the main course guests will be picked up by our guides for the evening Reykjavik Bonfire & Christmas Lights Tour where we celebrate with Icelanders at one of the many bonfires that are situated all over the city. The tour takes about two hours. After the tour, we go back to the Pearl for the dessert. At midnight, with sparkling wine, we celebrate the New Year by watching the fireworks from the panoramic balcony. Afterwards, we dance the night away. Transfer to 3 selected locations in Reykjavík (Lækjargata, Hlemmur and Grand Hotel/Hilton Hotel Nordica) are offered at 01:00 and 02:00. 

The 8-hour program includes a 4-course dinner with wine and drinks, a Bonfire and Christmas light tour, music and dance, and sparkling wine. From the Pearl balcony, you have the best view over Iceland's capital to watch how the Reykjavík sky lights up with fireworks.
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ITINERARY:
17:30 Door opens (individual transfer on your own to the Pearl). Receive your tickets for dinner, tour and return transfer on the ground floor.
18:00 Welcome drink, starters & main course on the 5th floor
20:30 Departure for guided Reykjavík Bonfire & Christmas light tour (about 2 hours)
22:30 Back at the Pearl for dessert & coffee on the 5th floor. Live music & dance
22:45 Sparkling wine is served and doors open to panorama terrace for viewing Reykjavík's fireworks
00:15 Live music & dance
01:00 First bus transfer to 3 selected locations in Reykjavík (Lækjargata, Hlemmur and Grand Hotel/Hilton Hotel Nordica)
02:00 Second bus transfer to 3 selected locations in Reykjavík (Lækjargata, Hlemmur and Grand Hotel/Hilton Hotel Nordica)
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Seating arrangements: In general tables of 10-12 persons
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Dress code: Casual/casual elegant 
Please note that it is advisable to bring warm shoes, a scarf, and gloves along for the Bonfire & Christmas Light Tour that can be kept in the wardrobe at the Pearl during dinner.
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Tour Code: GJ-2201

The Dinner Menu / Matseðill

Traditional Icelandic fried bread and whipped butter pumpernickel
Laufabrauð & þeytt smjör sólkjarnarúgbrauð
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Cured and smoked salmon, cured goose breast & accompaniments
Grafinn og reyktur lax, grafin gæs & meðlæti
Wine pairing: Arthur Metz Pinot Gris
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Wild game soup, redcurrants & pickled onion
Villibráðasúpa, rifsber & sýrður laukur
Wine pairing: Tommasi Surani Ares
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Glazed leg of lamb, creamy wild mushrooms & carrots
Gljáð lambainnlæri, kremaðir villisveppir & gulrætur
Wine pairing: Ruffino Riserva Ducale
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Colombia crème brûlée, dark chocolate, pistachios & bilberries
Kólumbíu créme brûlée, dökkt súkkulaði, pistasíur & aðalbláber

The Vegan Menu / Grænmetisseðill

Traditional Icelandic fried bread and whipped butter pumpernickel
Laufabrauð & þeytt smjör sólkjarnarúgbrauð
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Artichokes, dill
Jarðskokkar, dill
Wine pairing: Arthur Metz Pinot Gris
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Wild mushroom soup, redcurrants & pickled onion
Villisveppasúpa, rifsber & sýrður laukur
Wine pairing: Tommasi Surani Ares
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Celeriac, hazlenuts, kale
Seljurót, heslihnetur, grænkál
Wine pairing: Ruffino Riserva Ducale
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Colombia coffee ice cream, chocolate, bilberries
Kólumbíu kaffiís, súkkulaði, aðalbláber
 

Changing menu is not available, except vegetarian meals and change of menu due to food allergy. Please note that you need to inform us about your special dietary needs or allergies latest 2 weeks in advance.
Allar breytingar á matseðli vegna ofnæmis og grænmetisfæði. Vinsamlegast látið vita ef sér fæðis er óskað.

Tour Code: GJ-2201

The price for the 8-hour New Year's Dinner program on New Year's Eve is EUR 385.- per person


INCLUDED: 

  • Welcome drink
  • Festive 4-course dinner including wine as per menu
  • Guided special Reykjavik Bonfire & Christmas Lights Tour
  • Glass of sparkling wine at midnight
  • Live music and dance
  • Bus transfer at 01:00 and 02:00 to 3 selected locations (Lækjargata, Hlemmur and Grand Hotel/Hilton Hotel Nordica)

NOTE:   

  • This dinner event is bookable exclusively through GJ Travel Iceland as we rent the complete restaurant for that night
  • Children discount: not available
  • Transfer to the Pearl is not offered and not included

Changing menu is not available, except vegetarian meals and change of menu due to food allergy. Please note that you need to inform us about your special dietary needs or allergies latest 2 weeks in advance.

SEATING ARRANGEMENT: In general tables of 10-12 persons

DRESS CODE: Casual/casual elegant 
Please note that it is advisable to bring warm shoes, a scarf, and gloves along for the Bonfire & Christmas Light Tour that can be kept in the wardrobe at the Pearl during dinner.
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CANCELATION FEE: 20% Cancellation fees for cancellations until 30.11.2017. No refund for cancellations between 01-31 Dec or no-shows.

Tour Code: GJ-2201
A great trip to Iceland over New Year but the highlight was the dinner at The Perlan on New Year's Eve with all the fireworks across Reykjavik. Stephen Scott (booked through Weekend a la carte UK)
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What an amazing holiday. We had a fantastic time in Iceland. Everything was perfect. Well organised in every detail. Can't wait to return! Brilliant way to celebrate the New Year. Teresa Wilton, UK
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The Perlan was fantastic and the organisation and professionalism of all the staff we encountered were excellent. Fab event and would highly recommend to anyone. (booked through Weekend a la carte UK)
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Tour Code: GJ-2201