Golden Circle Tour from Reykjavik

7 hr

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Hotel pickups for this 7-8 hour tour around the Golden Circle take place between 9:30 a.m. and 10:00 a.m., with the aim to leave Reykjavik by about 10:15 a.m.

Your first stop of the day is at the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Thingvellir National Park. Take a walk into the rift valley between the North American and Eurasian tectonic plates, and learn about one of the world's first parliaments, the Al-thing one of the oldest...
Hotel pickups for this 7-8 hour tour around the Golden Circle take place between 9:30 a.m. and 10:00 a.m., with the aim to leave Reykjavik by about 10:15 a.m.

Your first stop of the day is at the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Thingvellir National Park. Take a walk into the rift valley between the North American and Eurasian tectonic plates, and learn about one of the world's first parliaments, the Al-thing one of the oldest parliaments in the World created in 930 BC

Next, continue heading eastward over the small mountain pass, Lyngdalsheidi, toward the town of Laugarvatn, which lies within the Golden Circle. The town has a population of about 200, and lies predominantly along the west side of the lake. The lake contains geothermal springs under its surface, making it a popular swimming spot with some warm patches along the shoreline. the lake was used by Vikings after converting to Christianity in the year 1000, We will  Keep moving along to the amazing waterfall Gullfoss or the “Golden Falls“ is a 2 drop waterfall , the river  going trough it comes from the Glacier name the long Glacier , this  is an iconic waterfall of Iceland, 

There will also be an opportunity to pick up some lunch (own expense) at the on-site cafe, just a 10-minute drive away from Gulfoss,or Geyser  the geothermal area with the famous hot spouting Geyser named Strokkur. Walk around the colorful area surrounded by hot springs with names like The Blower, Litli Geysir, The Handyman, and The Bucket. After that, pay a short visit to the small but beautiful waterfall Faxi (or Vatnsleysufoss). The waterfall is located on the Tungufljót river.

We will do some extra stops to visit the Icelandic Horse , and the Beautiful waterfall Faxi  

Afterward, drive south and stop at Kerid, a 6,000-year-old volcanic crater lake located in the Grímsnes area. It's one of several crater lakes in the area, known as Iceland's Western Volcanic Zone. The caldera, like the other volcanic rock in the area, is composed of a red (rather than black) volcanic rock. small fee of $4 to enter the area  as this is a private area.

From here, ride back toward Reykjavik. The day finishes with a   designated bus stops
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Important Details

Included
  • wifi
  • Transportation
  • Landing and facility fees
  • Professional guide
  • pick up
  • Fuel surcharge
  • drop off Reykjavik Area
Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Limited space available for luggage
Departure Point
Reykjavik designed Bus Stops or Hotels
10:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Subject to favourable weather conditions. If cancelled due to poor weather or road conditions, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers
Voucher Requirements

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.