September – April
This tours combines the famous Golden Circle with a visit to local farms and restaurants. During the tour, you’ll get a delicious taste of the local cuisine, made with pure Icelandic ingredients. This tour also makes a stop at a local spa where you can soak in the geothermally warm waters. If conditions are good, this tour also offers a wonderful viewing of the magical northern lights. This is the perfect tour for food lovers who want to explore the Golden Circle in the winter season.
Once all the guest are on board the minibus, you’ll head out of Reykjavík and drive to Þingvellir National Park. This is the site where the Alþing general assembly was established in 930 AD. Since then some of Iceland’s most historical events have taken place here. Þingvellir is also a place of natural beauty. Here you can see where the continental plates are slowly drifting apart and see the beautiful Silfra fissure.
You’ll continue on to the Friðheimar Greenhouse, famous for their delicious food which is served inside a greenhouse. Here you’ll enjoy tomato soup, made from tomatoes grown at Friðheimar, and freshly baked bread for lunch.
After lunch, it’s time to head to the Geysir hot spring area where you can see the magnificent geyser Stokkur erupt with regular intervals. You’ll also visit the famous Gullfoss waterfall, famous for its awe-inspiring beauty. After taking in these beautiful, natural sights you’ll visit the Efstidalur farm. Here you’ll be able some of their delicious farm-to-table products such as Icelandic Skyr and ice cream.
Afterward, it’s time to relax at the Fontana Spa before enjoying a delicious 2-course dinner at Lindin Restaurant. Before heading back to Reykjavík, if conditions are good, you’ll go searching for the Northern Lights.
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Yes, pickup and dropoff in Reykjavík are included in the tour price. You can select your pickup and dropoff point in the booking process.
Yes, included in the tour are the following:
Please note that drinks are not included in the tour price. You can purchase drinks and other food items at additional cost on location.
Also note that menu items can include fish, meat, and dairy. A vegetarian option is available at booking.
The food on this tour included dairy and can include either fish or meat. A vegetarian option is available at booking.
If you have other dietary restrictions or serious allergies, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org before booking the tour.
We recommend wearing warm clothing and a waterproof second layer of clothing. You should also wear warm and sturdy walking shoes.
Keep in mind that the weather can change quickly in Iceland, and it can get quite cold in the evenings.
Remember to bring a bathing suit for your visit to the Fontana Spa.
This tour departs at 12:00 from Reykjavík and has a duration of 11 hours. Based on previous experience, the age limit on this tour has been set to create the most enjoyable experience for everyone on the tour.
If you have children under the age of 10 and are looking for a tour of the Golden Circle, you may want to have a look at the Golden Circle, Kerið and Farm Visit tour.
No, the Northern Lights are a natural phenomenon. Therefore sightings can not be guaranteed. No discounts or refunds are given if you don’t see the Northern Lights on the tour.
Reservations can be canceled 24 hours prior to departure without penalty. Cancellations received less than 24 hours prior to departure are non-refundable.
Cancellations must be submitted in writing to email@example.com.
Please be mindful of possible time zone differences. Iceland is in the GMT time zone and cancellations must be submitted at least 24 hours before departure in Icelandic local time (GMT).
If you do need to cancel your tour, we recommend that you contact us as soon as possible.