Grand Golden Circle Tour
With the Grand Golden Circle Tour you can explore the diverse sites in the Southwest of Iceland with the compact tour that makes it possible to make the most of your visit to Iceland. This 8-hour tour is a must-add to your travel to Iceland if you are only doing one tour in Iceland as this lets you visit some of the Iceland’s most stunning sights in a single day.
- Geysir geothermal area
- Þingvellir National Park
- Gullfoss waterfall
- Kerið volcanic crater
Note: Entrance fee to Kerið volcanic crater is included in tour cost.
- Adults – 9,990 ISK
- Teenagers – 4,490 ISK
- Children – Free
Tour departure will be from Reykjavik city at 8:00am. The coach will pick you up from your hotel. Pick up can take up to 30 minutes starting with the time on your ticket.
Geysir geothermal area is the first point of the tour where you get a chance to observe the magic of natural boiling hot spring Strokkur spout steaming water up to 30 meters into the air. And it happens after every 8 minutes. The next in the tour you can experience is the spray of the iconic Gullfoss Waterfall, the second most powerful waterfall of Europe. It’s just a 7 minutes’ drive from Geysir. The torrential river water plummets into two steps into a 32 meter deep canyon, making it a must-see for every tourist visiting Iceland.
Þingvellir National Park is the next stop that is also a UNESCO world heritage site. It is located at the Eurasian tectonic plates and the North American but also a place charged with history. The parliament of Iceland was established here in 930 AD that tells a lot about the history of the Iceland.
Make sure to bring a good camera with you to not miss the moments when you’re on the most amazing tour to Iceland.