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Golden Circle Day Trip from Reykjavik with Thingvellir, Gullfoss and Geysir Instant Confirmation

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Embark on a spectacular full-day tour around the famous Golden Circle of Iceland to visit UNESCO's Thingvellir National Park, Geysir geothermal area, Gullfoss Waterfall and more!

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Due to construction in Reykjavik’s city center, the pick-up location at Bus stop 4 – Tryggvagata will be closed from 4th of June until 30th of September 2018.

Please see the pdf file uploaded in Additional Notes: "Changes in Pick-up Location - June 4 to September 30".
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Adult (Age 18 & over)
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Youth (Age 12-17)
USD 44.37
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Child (Age 0-11)
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Adult (Age 18 & over)
USD 88.75
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Youth (Age 12-17)
USD 44.37
USD 44.37
Child (Age 0-11)
free
free
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 8.5 - 9 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: Transportation fee / English-speaking guide
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
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Starting time: 08:30 09:30 10:30
Starting time: 08:30 09:30 10:30
  • 08:00-08:30 Pick-up at Designated Bus Stops
  • This is a Sample Itinerary
    The schedule indicated below is not fixed. The order of activities may change.
  • 08:30 Golden Circle Tour
    20160429191047_555234371_2226_9 The Golden Circle Classic Tour takes you from Reykjavik city to the Thingvellir National Park, deemed to be one of the most important sites in Iceland in terms of history, culture and geology.
  • Thingvellir National Park
    20160429191820_1251708136_2226_9 The birthplace of the Old Icelandic Commonwealth and the Althingi assembly, the plains of Thingvellir are where Iceland’s most powerful leaders met to decide on legislation. It is also here where North American tectonic plate and the Eurasian meet and create a rift valley between them.
  • Gullfoss Waterfall
    20160429191828_1745280923_2226_9 Head over to Gullfoss, known as the Golden Waterfall, one of the biggest in Iceland. Take a short walk down a pathway and get right up close to this powerful waterfall and feel the mist of glacial water on your face as it cascades down into the narrow Hvitagljufur canyon.
  • Lunch at Gullfoss or Geysir Information Center
  • Geysir Geothermal Area
    7 Visit the Geysir Geothermal Area, an impressive sight with diverse hydrothermal features, bubbling mud pools, hissing steam vents and colorful algae deposits. Home of The Geysir which all geysers are named after, the area also boasts one of the world's most reliable fountain geyser.
  • Faxi Waterfall
    shutterstock_1017986185 Located on the Tungufljot River and twelve kilometers from Geysir and Gullfoss, the Faxi Waterfall is a popular fishing spot and is home to many salmon. In the winter, it is a beautiful frozen spectacle, and in the warmer months, you can see the fish ladder on the side!
  • Skalholt Church
    shutterstock_518024854 Skalholt, as a cultural and political center, was one of the most important places in Iceland from 1056 until 1785. It is where Iceland's first official school, Skalholtsskoli, was founded in 1056 to educate clergy. It now serves as the education and information center of the Church of Iceland.
  • 17:00 Tour Ends in Reykjavík
Notes
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Please call the activity provider 24 hours before your activity to reconfirm your booking. Your voucher has the necessary contact information listed.
Additional Note(s)
    • The tour is guided in English. More languages are available for the 8:30 departure as follows:
      German: Saturdays (All year)
      French: Mondays (All year) and Thursdays & Sundays (1 June - 31 Aug)
      Scandinavian: Fridays (All year)
      Spanish: Wednesdays (All year)
      Mandarin: Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays departure at 10:30 (from 1 Sept)
    • You may check the location of each bus stop at this website: https://busstop.is/
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather conditions. If tours get cancelled before the start time, the activity provider may inform you directly through your local phone number.
    • Due to construction in Reykjavik’s city center, the pick-up location at Bus stop 4 – Tryggvagata will be closed from 4th of June until 30th of September 2018. Click the pdf file to see affected locations.
    • Drinks and meals are available for purchase
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Can I get dropped off at a different location?
  • Drop-off points are at either the same location as the tour pick-up or at the bus terminal. However, it is possible to drop you off at a different location within Reykjavik if you let the driver know about your request on the day itself.
Please click HERE to send an inquiry about this activity
Payment/Cancellation policy
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 08:30 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 88.75
USD 88.75

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(4.40/5.00) 4.40 / 5
(30 reviews)
Language English
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 8.5 - 9 hour(s)
Availability Daily

LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

by: asher gad
the trip is very well organized.... pick-up service is also very efficient. i would recommend the tour to my friends again...
by: Deedria
We went late May. Were a little surprised by the wind - very strong. Loved everything on the tour. Be sure and snap a picture of the last troll in Iceland. Don't miss it!
by: scott
top notch tour, lamb soup a must at waterfalls stop. thought tour at power plant a waste but plant guide was knowledgeable
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Golden Circle Day Trip from Reykjavik with Thingvellir, Gullfoss and Geysir