Landmannalaugar Day Tour | The Pearl of the Highlands

Free cancellation
No credit card fees
No booking fees
Duration
15 hours
Difficulty
Medium
Language
English

Visit the wilderness of Iceland and join this tour of hiking and bathing in a geothermal hot spring in the desolate Highlands. If you want the chance of witnessing the rhyolite mou...

Visit the wilderness of Iceland and join this tour of hiking and bathing in a geothermal hot spring in the desolate Highlands. If you want the chance of witnessing the rhyolite mountains of Landmannalaugar on a day tour departing from Reykjavík, this trip is your perfect bet. 

You set out from Reykjavík early in the morning and begin your drive along the South Coast, stopping briefly in a few villages to pick up the rest of your travel companions. Your expert local guide will inform you of the highlights of your scenic route on the way, answering all enquiries you might have of your surroundings. 

You’ll be driving through lava fields and by the roots of Mt. Hekla, one of Iceland’s most infamous volcanoes with the reputation of being the gateway to hell itself. As you come closer to the High...

Included

Transportation to Landmannalaugar

Activities

Hiking
Sightseeing
Hot Spring Bathing

Attractions

Highlands
Landmannalaugar
Hekla
Fjallabak
Bláhnjúkur
Brennisteinsalda
Ljótipollur

What to bring

Warm clothes with layers
Good hiking shoes
Swimsuit & towel
Lunchpack
Camera

Good to know

This is a self-guided tour, meaning you will be taken to the location but then you choose your own route. You'll have six hours to explore the area fully; hiking maps are sold on the bus.

Bathing in the hot springs is free, but there is a fee of 500 ISK for the facilities.

It comes recommended that you bring lunch or snacks with you, but there is a shop by the campsite.