THE GOLDEN CIRCLE DAY TOURS ICELAND

Wy do the tour at the same time as everyone else, in the summer we have daylight 24 hours. The weather is often more quiet in the afternoon and fewer people traveling​.

Golden Glacier

 

Tour 003: Golden Circle and Glacier, Super jeep day tour. 
Our Golden Circle and Glacier tour takes you off the beaten path to experience Iceland’s natural gems in the comfort of our 4x4 trucks. Our first destination is the beautiful Þingvellir national park, where Iceland’s first parliament “Alþingi” was established in 930 AD. (UNESCO World Heritage site since 2004). Next, we cross the mountain road of Lyngdalsheiði passing through Laugarvatn lake to reach the famous Geysir hot spring area were you can see the geyser Strokkur erupt regularly every 5-7 minutes. From Geysir, it is only a short drive to Iceland’s best known waterfall Gullfoss, which cascades down 32 metres into the mighty glacial river Hvíta. After seeing Gullfoss up close and listening to its roaring thunder, we will stop for a lunch at Gullfoss Restaurant. After lunch we will drive a mountain track to Iceland’s second largest glacier, Langjokull. There you will have the chance to go on an unforgettable one hour snowmobile tour (not included).

Highlights: Thingvellir National Park, Hellisheidarvirkjun (geothermal power plant), Gullfoss Falls, Geyser, Strokkur, Langjokull Glacier.

Price: 36.500ISK per person
You can book the Golden Circle + Glacier as a private tour for 133.000ISK per super-jeep

Min: 3 persons
Max: 5 persons per Super-Jeep
Season: Year-Round
Duration: 8 - 10 hours
Available: Every day

Pick you up at your hotel at your request
Not included: Lunch and refreshments
Included: Local driver guide
Optional activities: Snowmobile ride, horseback ride, ATV, river jet, river rafting.

 

Tour 004: Hot Golden Circle, Super jeep day tour. 
Departure from Reykjavik mid-morning, between 10:00 – 10:30 AM and drive to Þingvellir where the oldest parliament in world was founded and you can see the two tectonic plates the Eurasian and American plates meet, we will also take a short walk in between the plates. After Thingvellir we cross the road of Lyngdalsheidi towards Geysir and Gullfoss where we stop for lunch. Seeing the geyser Strokkur spout boiling water 25-30 m high in the air is fantastic nature experience and the Geysir area has numerous other hot springs. After seeing Iceland's most famous waterfall, Gullfoss up close and listening to its roaring thunder as it cascades 32 metres down the mighty glacial river Hvita, then we will drive to the old pool and have a nice relaxed time in this secret lagoon which is the oldest pool in Iceland.
Full service with changing rooms, lockers and showers. Bring your swimsuit and towel (can be rented if you forget).
Additional entrance fee to the Secret Lagoon Adults 3.800ISK per person per person. Youth, 13 - 16 years old 2.000ISK per person per person.

Highlights: Thingvellir National Park, Secret Lagoon, Gullfoss Falls, Geyser, Strokkur.

Price: 33.500ISK per person
You can book the Golden Circle + Glacier as a private tour for 115.000ISK per super-jeep

Min: 3 persons
Max: 5 persons per Super-Jeep
Season: Year-Round
Duration: 8 - 9 hours
Available: Every day

Pick you up at your hotel at your request
Not included: Lunch and refreshments
Included: Local driver guide

 

Tour 005: Golden Circle and Fontana, Super jeep day tour. 
On this stunning day tour you will see Gullfoss waterfall and Geysir geothermal, before heading to Fontana’s natural steam baths by Laugarvatn Lake which is surrounded by geothermal activity. After relaxing in the steam baths we cross the mountain pass of Lyngdalsheiði to reach the stunning Thingvellir National Park, where Iceland's first parliament Althingi was founded in the year 930 AD. It has been a UNESCO World Heritage site since 2004. Since 1929, locals have been enjoying the healing powers of the natural steam baths, it started with a small shed with two compartments, built above the hot spring that bubbles under the ground. Fontana is a modern complex and welcomes you to relax with various hot tubs and steam baths naturally heated. Before we continue our tour, you have the option to taste the typical Icelandic rye bread which is slow-baked in the natural hot springs.
Additional entrance fee to the Fontana 3.800ISK per person per person.

Highlights: Thingvellir National Park, Fontana’s natural steam bath,  Gullfoss Falls, Geyser, Strokkur. 

Price: 33.500ISK per person
You can book the Golden Circle Tours Iceland + Glacier as a private tour for  115.000ISK per super-jeep

Min: 3 persons
Max: 5 persons per Super-Jeep
Season: Year-Round
Duration: 8 - 9 hours
Available: Every day

Pick you up at your hotel at your request
Not included: Lunch and refreshments
Included: Local driver guide