From Reykjavik: Exclusive Golden Circle Private Day Tour

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Dive into Iceland's Golden Circle from Reykjavik, covering Þingvellir's secrets, Gullfoss' splendor, Geysir's power, Kerid's allure, and Fridheimar's green innovation.

Highlights

  • Witness the spectacular eruptions at Geysir, a showcase of Earth's raw power.
  • Marvel at the breathtaking beauty of Gullfoss Waterfall's cascades.
  • Uncover the rich history and geological wonders of Þingvellir National Park.
  • Experience the serene beauty of Kerid Crater's volcanic lake.
  • Visit Fridheimar to see innovative greenhouses and taste fresh geothermal tomato

Description

Begin your exclusive journey through Iceland's Golden Circle with a convenient pickup from your Reykjavik accommodation, setting the stage for a day filled with natural wonder and cultural insights. This private tour is designed to immerse you in the breathtaking landscapes and unique heritage of Iceland, offering a personalized experience of its most famous sights. The adventure starts at Þingvellir National Park, where the earth is literally splitting apart at the seams between the North American and Eurasian tectonic plates. Walk through this historic site, home to the world's oldest parliament, and feel the weight of history and geology intertwined. Next, witness the spectacular eruptions at the Geysir geothermal area. Stand in awe as Strokkur geyser shoots boiling water high into the air, a powerful demonstration of the earth's energy. The surrounding hot springs and mud pools add to the otherworldly landscape. The journey continues with a visit to Gullfoss Waterfall, an iconic symbol of Iceland's natural beauty. Experience the thunderous power of the waterfall as it plunges into the canyon below, a breathtaking sight that captures the wild spirit of the Icelandic landscape. Enhancing the tour with a cultural dimension, you'll visit the Fridheimar Tomato Farm, an innovative example of Iceland's use of geothermal energy for sustainable agriculture. Tour the greenhouses, enjoy the fresh taste of locally-grown tomatoes, and learn about the farm's eco-friendly practices. A tranquil visit to Kerid Crater lake offers a moment of reflection amidst the day's explorations. The striking blue water set against the red volcanic rock creates a serene and picturesque scene, showcasing the diversity of Iceland's geological wonders. As your day concludes, you'll return to Reykjavik, enriched by the unforgettable sights and experiences of the Golden Circle and the innovative spirit of Icelandic agriculture at the Fridheimar Tomato Farm. This tour offers a comprehensive and intimate exploration of Iceland's natural and cultural highlights, ensuring memories that will last a lifetime.

Includes

Pickup and drop-off Entrance fees for national parks

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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