Golden Circle Full-Day Minibus Tour from Reykjavik

Day Trips & Excursions in Reykjavík
Image by Viator

Information from Viator

Tour description

Visit the popular sights of the Golden Circle on this 8-hour tour from Reykjavik. Ride through the Icelandic countryside in a minibus to Thingvellir National Park, Gulfoss Waterfall, Geysir, and Faxi Waterfall. Complimentary snacks, beverages and on-board WiFi are included.

Start your tour at your Reykjavik accommodation where the luxury minibus picks you up. Relax and enjoy the scenery as you drive through the Icelandic countryside to your first stop.Visit Thingvellir National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and home to Althing, the site of the world’s first parliamentary gathering in in 930 AD. Wander through the park and see rift where the North American and Eurasian tectonic plates meet.Stop at Gulfoss Waterfall and watch fresh glacier water thunder down the two-tiered fall. Feel the mist as you walk down to the waterfall to capture photos.See the bubbling pools of Geysir and watch the Strokkur geyser erupt. This extremely active geyser shoots hot water up in the air as high as 30 meters every five to ten minutes. While at Geysir, enjoy a break for lunch (own expense) at one of the restaurants.Make one final stop at Faxi Waterfall, a wide waterfall with an abundant population of salmon.Your tour concludes with drop-off at your accommodation in Reykjavik.

What's included

  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Free WiFi on board
  • Snacks and beverages

What's not included

  • Gratuities
  • Lunch


  • Led by a local guide
  • Snacks and Beverages included
  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city