Fantastic 8-Hour Reykjanes Penisula Tour with Blue Lagoon Geothermal Bath from Reykjavik
Enjoy exploring the highlights of the Reykjanes Peninsula by joining this eight-hour super jeep tour from Reykjavik. Travelers who want to experience a geothermal bath in the Blue Lagoon and see other geological wonders in Iceland will enjoy this tour’s itinerary.
Your adventure in the land of fire and ice begins with a convenient morning pick-up at your hotel in Reykjavik. A spacious, super jeep ride driven by your friendly tour guide will wait for your small group and take you to the best attractions of the Reykjanes Peninsula.
To help you prepare for the tour, wear weather-appropriate clothing like a jacket with thermal layers. You should also suit up with good walking shoes as the itinerary involves easy and quick trekking. In addition, you can bring a swimsuit and towel to enjoy the Blue Lagoon experience.
From the Icelandic capital, your guide will take you to one of the most visited areas in Iceland. Reykjanes is a peninsula at the southwestern tip of the Nordic country, known for its active volcanoes, geothermal areas, and stunning lava fields. Although the site is primarily barren, its otherworldly landscapes are amazing to see up close.
Your first stop for the day is one of the deepest lakes in Iceland at 318 feet (97 meters), the Kleifarvatn lake. Besides its beautiful water and surrounding black cliffs and sands, Kleifarvatn lake has an exciting worm legend that your guide will tell you about.
Next to visit is the geothermal area of Krysuvik, where you can see mud pots, fumaroles, and steam vents. The Icelandic attraction boasts multi-colored mud pools and rocks, from red to brown and blue. While marveling at these geological formations, make sure to snap some photos, as they are rare worldwide.
To make your sightseeing tour more thrilling, you’ll also make your way to the Gunnuhver hot spring and the Bridge Between Continents.
From the geothermal areas, the view changes as you slowly approach the scenic coastline of the peninsula. The group will make quick stops at the fishing villages to admire the bird cliffs, thrilling lava fields, and the beautiful Reykjanesviti lighthouse.
After a day of exploring the highlights of the Reykjanes Peninsula, the guide will finally bring you to the Blue Lagoon, the most famous geothermal spa in Iceland.
Geothermal bathing at the Blue Lagoon is one of the best activities in Iceland, as the attraction is fascinating for its mineral-rich milky blue waters. While in the world-class spa, you may enjoy its other facilities like steam baths and restaurants. You can also rent a swimsuit and towel on-site if you didn’t bring any.
Your tour in Iceland ends after a relaxing stay at the Blue Lagoon and as you return to your hotel in Reykjavik.
See the best of Reykjanes Peninsula, from Kleifarvatn lake to the Blue Lagoon, on this eight-hour tour from Reykjavik. Check availability now by choosing a date.
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Good to know
- The minimum age to join the tour is five years old.
- The Blue Lagoon entrance is included in the tour price but is subject to availability.