Wonderful 10-Hour Combo Tour in Golden Circle and Blue Lagoon From Reykjavik
Combine some of the most popular attractions in Iceland into a single day when you choose this Golden Circle and Blue Lagoon tour with transportation from Reykjavik. Travelers looking to enjoy the country's top sites in a single day should book this tour now.
The tour departs from the BSI Bus Terminal in Reykjavik, where you'll board a new and comfortable coach with free Wi-Fi. Be sure to dress appropriately in warm, waterproof layers and sturdy shoes, and remember to pack a swimsuit.
This combo day tour will take you to the famous Golden Circle, a 186-mile (300-kilometer) driving loop from Reykjavik that leads to Iceland's most popular attractions, Thingvellir National Park, Geysir geothermal area, and Gullfoss waterfall.
Your guide will give you plenty of time to enjoy each of these magnificent locations starting at the Geysir geothermal area.
Located in the Haukadalur Valley, Geysir is a fascinating site of geothermal activity. In addition to the Strokkur geyser, which goes off every ten minutes, visitors can see steaming vents, fumaroles, and boiling pools.
Next is Gullfoss, one of Iceland's best-known waterfalls. Cascading 105 feet (32 meters) over two drops and flowing at 4,944 cubic feet (140 cubic meters) every second, this powerful waterfall is an awe-inspiring attraction you shouldn't miss.
The last site in the Golden Circle that you'll see is the historic Thingvellir National Park. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is an excellent stop for those interested in stunning natural beauty and exciting history. Thingvellir National Park is one of the most interesting geological sites in Iceland and the location of the first Icelandic parliament, Althingi.
After exploring the Golden Circle, it's time to relax. You'll briefly return to Reykjavik and grab a quick meal before heading south to the Reykjanes peninsula, where the world-famous Blue Lagoon geothermal spa is located.
The Blue Lagoon is known for its warm temperatures, milky-blue blue water, and silica mud skincare. The spa also offers massages, saunas, steam rooms, and delicious food.
With the Blue Lagoon Comfort Package included in your tour, you can enjoy a relaxing soak in the waters, a free silica mud mask, one drink, and a towel. In addition, there are luxurious showers and changing rooms on site.
After your fulfilling day of seeing the top sites in Iceland and relaxing in the luxurious warmth of the Blue Lagoon, it's time to return to Reykjavik. The bus departs at around 20:15 and drops you back in the capital about an hour later, giving you time to enjoy a drink or late-night snack before turning in.
Travelers looking to hit the most famous sites in Iceland along the Golden Circle and relax at the Blue Lagoon should book this tour today. Check availability now by choosing a date.
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09:30: Hotel/bus stop pick up (optional)
10:00 Bus departs from BSI Bus Terminal for Golden Circle tour
16:00 Arrival back to Reykjavik BSI Bus Terminal
16:00-17:00 Free time for snacks before Blue Lagoon departure
17:00 Bus departs from BSI Bus terminal to the Blue Lagoon
20:15 Bus departs from Blue Lagoon to Reykjavík BSI Bus Terminal