On this premium Golden Circle tour, you can immerse yourself in Icelandic history and nature. Thanks to its accessibility and abundance of both historical and natural sights, the Golden Circle is one of the most popular day tours in Iceland. The name, Golden Circle, is given to the combination of three sights of special significance in Iceland. These sights are Þingvellir National Park, Geysir, and Gullfoss waterfall. The tour includes stops at all of these sights as well as a visit to the Friðheimar horse farm. In addition, you will stop at the Kerið volcanic crater.
At Þingvellir National Park a site of great historical significance to Icelanders. It was here that the Alþing general assembly was founded around 930. Since then, some of the most important events in Icelandic history have taken place here. This is also where you can see the Eurasian and North American tectonic plates drifting apart, as well as the crystal clear Silfra fissure. On this route, you will also find the Geysir hot spring area, a geothermal paradise where you can witness the geysir Stokkur erupting. No tour of the Golden Circle is complete without a visit to Gullfoss waterfall. Frequently named as one of the most beautiful waterfalls in the world, it truly is a sight to behold.
You will travel with a professional guide who will share their extensive experience of the region, local knowledge, and personal recommendations. They will make your experience unforgettable and make you feel like a local during the tour.
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Yes, pickup and drop-off are included. You can select the most convenient location for your transfer at booking.
Make sure to note down your pickup times and Departure Times. Pick up can take up to 30 minutes starting from the time on your ticket. Please wait at your hotel/guest house in this time span.
Guest are collected with several minibusses, so please be aware that you may need to change buses at a meeting point before the tour begins.
On this tour, the maximum number of participants is 17.
You should dress according to weather, but keep in mind that in Iceland the weather can change quickly! We recommend warm clothing and a waterproof second layer. Don’t forget to wear good, sturdy shoes.
Yes, the age limit on this tour is 8 years. If you have younger children, we recommend the Golden Circle, Kerið Crater & Farm Visit tour.
No, lunch is not included in this tour. You will be able to purchase lunch during the tour.
Yes, the admission fee is included in the tour price.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.