Whale Fjord & Silver Circle Iceland

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From spectacular view over the whale fjord to powerful hot springs, medieval Reykholt, Hraunfossar-Barnafoss, and Borgarnes' Viking tales, unveil Iceland's history and nature in this scenic tour.


  • Witness the power of Iceland's nature
  • Admire mesmerizing waterfalls
  • Learn about Iceland's history


Embark on an extraordinary journey through the captivating Silver Circle in Icelanc! Our adventure begins with a scenic drive into the majestic Hvalfjördur, the whale fjord, a sprawling 30-kilometer fjord teeming with natural marvels and rich history. Expect a 1-hour drive from Reykjavik, with picturesque stops along the fjord for breathtaking photo opportunities. Continuing our expedition, we'll arrive at Deildartunguhver, among Europe's largest hot springs, adjacent to the inviting Krauma spa—offering a serene bath for relaxation seekers. Next, we venture into Reykholt, an ancient town steeped in the heritage of medieval Icelandic manuscript studies—an enthralling glimpse into history. Our journey unfolds further, leading us to the mesmerizing Hraunfossar and Barnafoss waterfalls, a short drive away, each captivating in its own unique splendor. As we continue, a 1-hour drive brings us to Borgarnes, home to the intriguing Settlement Museum narrating the sagas of Iceland's earliest Viking settlers—a compelling glimpse into the island's heritage. Finally, a similar scenic drive guides us back to Reykjavik, completing this enchanting exploration through the enthralling landscapes and historical tales of the Silver Circle. Prepare for an adventure that weaves history, nature's wonders, and cultural heritage into an unforgettable journey.


Hotel pickup and drop-off English-speaking driver-guide Private Transportation

Important Information

  • This tour will take place rain or shine. In case of really bad weather conditions, the tour might be cancelled with short notice. In case of bad weather and road conditions, the itinerary might be modified. In winter, there are only a few hors of daylight in Iceland, so some attractions might be visited in dusk/darkness, or even skipped.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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