Discover the famous Golden Circle, the most popular tourist route in South Iceland. On this day tour you will explore all the famous destinations along the Golden Circle: Þringvellir, Geysir and Gullfoss.
Thingvellir National park
Unesco World Heritage Site of Þingvellir, the most historically significant site in all of Iceland, hosting the oldest democratic Parliament in the world. The Þingvellir area is filled with evidence of tectonic activity, located on the borders of the North American and European plates, that are still slowly separating.
Geysir hot spring
The now dormant parent of all geysers, is visited, along with the still active Strokkur geyser.
The name literally means “Golden Waterfall”. Gullfoss is Iceland’s most spectacular waterfall.
What else would you like to include?
We can adjust this tour to your desires and needs. Do you want to sample local cuisine for lunch? If yes, then we recommend stopping at Friðheimar, an organic tomato producer and restaurant. If time allows we can also pass by Skálholt, a historical site with cathedral since the middle ages and Kerið, which is a volcanic crater lake. We could also stop at the Secret Lagoon for a bath or at Laugarvatn Fontana (depending on the location of your accommodation). Tell us what you would like to include?
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|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Midgard Base Camp, Dufþaksbraut 14, Hvolsvöllur (see google map) or free pick-up at nearby hotels in the Hella / Hvolsvöllur area.|
|DEPARTURE||The tour departs from Midgard Base Camp. Swing by a little early for a nice cup of coffee!|
We can also pick you up at your accommodation in the area.
|DURATION||7 – 8 hours|
|WEAR||Comfortable clothing, hiking shoes and warm clothes according to this area’s weather forecast! Check out our packing lists on our FAQ page to make sure you have everything you need in your backpack.|
|Up on request|
Did you know that Midgard Adventure is also a travel agency? We will happily arrange your entire holiday for you. Contact us.
Do you need accommodation? Midgard Base Camp offers bunk beds and private rooms. It´s the ideal base camp for you adventure travel in South Iceland. Midgard Base Camp also has a restaurant, a bar and a café.