NEW YEAR'S FESTIVE DINNER AT THE PEARL 31.12.2018

from EUR 475

Enjoy the New Year's Eve at Perlan and experience the best Reykjavik has to offer on this magical night. At Perlan the restaurant is situated on the 5th floor just under the glass dome where you can enjoy a 360° panoramic view over the capital of Iceland. Ring in the New Year with an exclusive package including a festive 4-course dinner with wine & drinks, a bonfire & Christmas light tour, live music & dance, and sparkling wine. If you plan on spending the New Year in Reykjavik, then Perlan is definitively the place to be !

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

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

GJ Travel Iceland offers exclusively a New Year's Eve program at the panoramic restaurant Út í Bláinn, which is situated in a glass dome with fantastic views over Iceland's capital. The famous landmark, known as the Pearl, is simply Iceland's prime location to celebrate New Year's Eve with a 360° view.

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 360° panoramic balcony. Afterwards, we dance the night away with festive live music. 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 REYKJAVIK

Enjoy the magnificent 360° 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 Iceland's prime location to celebrate New Year's Eve. GJ Travel has hosted this event for the past 20+ years with great success.
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 360° balcony. Afterwards, we dance the night away with festive live music. 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, live music, dancing and sparkling wine. From the Pearl 360° balcony, you have the best view over Iceland's capital to watch how the Reykjavik 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 Reykjavik 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 Reykjavik's fireworks
00:15 Live music & dance
01:00 First bus transfer to 3 selected locations in Reykjavik (Lækjargata, Hlemmur and Grand Hotel/Hilton Hotel Nordica)
02:00 Second bus transfer to 3 selected locations in Reykjavik (Lækjargata, Hlemmur and Grand Hotel/Hilton Hotel Nordica)
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Seating arrangements: Upon availability, we offer tables of 2, 4, 6 and 10 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 Vegetarian 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 475.- 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 with GJ Travel Iceland as we rent the complete restaurant and the 5th floor of the Pearl 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: Upon availability, we offer tables of 2, 4, 6 and 10 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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CANCELLATION FEE: 20% Cancellation fees for cancellations until 30.11.2018. 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