3-Day Small-Group Golden Circle from Reykjavik

Multi-day & Extended Tours in Reykjavík

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This small-group tour takes you along one of Iceland’s most popular sights seeing hot springs, waterfalls, glaciers and caves. Take a 3-day break from the busy city life and join this relaxing, informative and active tour that will take your breath away. Visit the Into The Glacier cave, see the famous Golden Circle and journey along the beautiful south coast of Iceland.
Day 1 - Into the Glacier & optional lava tube cavingYour guide will pick you up at your accommodation and the group will depart Reykjavík. Travel north of Reykjavík towards one of the most relaxing spots on the southwest corner of Iceland, Húsafell. Visiting Barnafossar and Hraunfossar waterfalls are first on the agenda. In the afternoon, join an excursion to the biggest ice cave in Iceland. You will go into the 2nd biggest glacier in Iceland, Langjökull glacier, and enjoy guided tour inside the cave. In the evening, relax after drop-off at your accommodation. Optional activity in afternoon/evening (included): Visit the Víðgelmir lava tube. Iceland’s longest natural lava tube.Day 2 - Golden CircleOn day 2 you will get to enjoy the most popular sightseeing tour in Iceland, the Golden Circle. The three attractions are: Thingvellir National Park, Geysir Geyser, and Gullfoss waterfall. Take the opportunity to see the meeting-point of the continental plates and the site of the ancient Icelandic parliament at Thingvellir. Visit the spouting hot spring (Strokkur) in the Geysir area and see the roaring waterfall (Gullfoss), all in one day. At the end of the day, you will be dropped off at your accommodation for dinner and evening relaxation.Day 3 - South coastThe south coast of Iceland offers the highlight of Icelandic nature: waterfalls, volcanoes, glaciers, and black sand beaches. Driving along the south coast of Iceland is majestic, with small villages and history. The first stop is Seljalandsfoss waterfall, one of Iceland’s most popular sights. As the tour drives along the south coast, the next stop is Skogar waterfall for a relaxing view of the waterfall. After lunch, the tour group will go for a 1.5-hour, easy glacier walk with a certified guide and explore the glacial wonder world. In the afternoon, the tour will head back to Reykjavík where everyone will be dropped off at their preferred location/accommodation.

What’s included

  • All activities described in the itinerary
  • Pickup & Drop-off at accommodation in Reykjavík
  • Accommodation on nights 1 & 2
  • Breakfast on days 2 & 3
  • Private guide for the duration of the tour
  • Glacier walk - Guided tour
  • Into the glacier - Guided tour
  • Shoes, rain wear and all equipment for walking on the glacier
  • Víðgelmir lava tube caving

What’s not included

  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner on day 1
  • Lunch, dinner on day 2 & 3
  • Personal outdoor clothing
  • Accommodation in Reykjavík City - before and after the tour


  • Family friendly
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • All necessary equipment included
  • Led by a local guide
  • Perfect for all ages and skill level
  • Small-group tour by minibus