Golden Circle Day Tour | Guaranteed Small Group

Golden Circle Day Tour | Guaranteed Small Group
Gullfoss, 'The Golden Waterfall', makes for an excellent subject for photographers, amateur and professional alike.
Taking on the Golden Circle route in a small group ensures an intimate and more personal holiday experience.
The North American tectonic plate, at Þingvellir, covered with a thick blanket of snow.
At Haukadalur, the main attraction is undoubtedly Strokkur, an erupting hot spring.
Kerið is an explosion crater lake in South Iceland, known for its distinctive red slopes.
Strokkur hot spring, in Haukadalur geothermal valley, just before erupting.

Join this fun personal guided day tour transporting you through the rugged, yet beautiful, Reykjanes peninsula as well as the world-famous Golden Circle sightseeing route. The tour starts in the capital city, Reykjavik, but you can choose to finish in Keflavík or Reykjavík, and so is the perfect option for those coming to the end of their holiday in Iceland.

After being picked up from your accommodation, you will first head towards the Reykjanes peninsula and drive towards Grindavík. This an excellent time to sit back and admire the landscape the ocean has helped to fashion over a period of thousands of years.

Along the way, we will stop to visit the remarkable crater Kerið in Grímsnes and the beautiful Lake Laugarvatn. These two features attract thousands of visitors a year for their picturesque charm and stunning natural scenery. 

After about a 90-minute drive we will arrive at Geysir in Haukadalur geothermal valley, the first stop on the Golden Circle sightseeing route. Here, you will observe bubbling hot pools, steaming fumaroles and even Strokkur, a might hot spring that erupts every ten minutes.  

Following on from Haukadalur, you will travel a little further east to visit the magnificent waterfall Gullfoss, known to be one of South Iceland's most dramatic features. Make sure to have your camera ready; this waterfall makes for a fantastic photography subject.

After sightseeing in these two places, you will begin heading back towards Reykjavík. First, however, you will visit the staggeringly beautiful Þingvellir National Park, the only UNESCO World Heritage site in Iceland. There we will stop and discover the history of this extraordinary site; Þingvellir is the site of the world's oldest parliament, established in 930 AD. 

Finally, you will return to Keflavík through Reykjavík, dropping off anyone who would like to hop off at the capital city. So don't delay in booking your chance to grab this fantastic and inclusive Golden Circle tour. Check availability by choosing a date.

Quick facts

Tour information:
  • Available: All year
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Activities: Sightseeing
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Languages: English, Icelandic
  • Highlights: Golden Circle, Geysir, Gullfoss, Þingvellir, Kerið
Pickup information:
  • Pickup time : 09:00. 10:30, 17:00,

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.
  • Driver / Guide

  • Lunch and Dinner

What to bring:
  • Warm and waterproof clothing

  • Hats, Gloves and Scarves.

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