Classic Icelandic day tour | Golden Circle and the Blue Lagoon

If you want to make the most of one day in south Iceland, you go on a tour that takes you on the Golden Circle and to the Blue Lagoon. This tour does exactly that. The golden circle tourist route is the most popular tourist route in Iceland. Over this 300 km loop, you are given the opportunity to visit three of the best known tourist attraction in Iceland, Geyser area, Waterfall Gullfoss and Thingvellir National park. But it is not only those "Big three" that makes this rout so great; Great landscape and nature, waterfalls, caves, crater, geothermal areas and numerous other ways to spend your time, makes this route nearly perfect for a Day tour. Blue Lagoon have been named one of top 25 wonders of the world by National Geographic and it is probably the most popular attraction in Iceland.

We take you on the Golden Circle tour in a 4*4 Toyota Land Cruiser. We pick you up at your Hotel or Guesthouse in the Reykjavik area around 8:30 am. Our first stop is Thingvellir National park, an UNESCO World Heritage Site situated on the Mid-Atlantic Ridge. From there we take you to Geyser area and Waterfall Gullfoss where we will make a short lunch break. From there we will take you the Blue Lagoon, with maybe 1 or 2 short stops on the way.

This is the tour for you if you want to make the most out of one day in south Iceland. You will visit 4 of the most popular attractions in Iceland.

Quick facts

Tour information:
  • Available: All year
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Activities: Sightseeing, Cultural Activity
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Minimum age: 10 years old
  • Languages: English
  • Highlights: Blue Lagoon , Golden Circle , Geysir , Gullfoss , Þingvellir
Pickup information:
  • Starting time : 08:30 Flexible,

Pickup duration is from 8:20 - 8:30. Please be at your pickup location in time for your departure. Should your pickup location be at a bus stop and you need assistance finding it, seek guidance in your Hotel's reception or contact your tour provider directly.
  • All necessary equipment is provided. Pickup.

  • Lunch and snack for the road. Entrance fee for the Blue Lagoon.

What to bring:
  • Warm clothes and good shoes and maybe a light snack.

Good to know:

Note: From May 2015, it is necessary to buy tickets for the Blue Lagoon in advance - We will arrive at the Lagoon around 3:30 pm. Please let us know if you want us to take care of the ticket for the Lagoon for you.

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