Golden Circle Tour - Cruise ships
Tour ID: IS03 /IGT102
The Golden Circle is a must-do day tour out of Reykjavik. It offers you the opportunity to discover some of the most exciting highlights of southwest Iceland. It also provides you with a general insight into the Icelandic history, geology, its people and its rich cultural heritage.
Tour duration: 8 hrs.
- Earthquake Center in Hveragerši
- Faxi waterfall
- Gullfoss - "The Golden Waterfall"
- Geysir geothermal area
- Žingvellir national park
- Small group size
Departures: Daily, all year
Price per person from: ISK. 10.900
Children 2 - 12 years: 50% discount
* Pick up & drop off in Reykjavik
* English speaking driver guide
* Comfortable minibus
Small groups, personal service
After pick up we start the tour by driving to Icelands first national park, the Thingvellir National Park. This is the birthplace of a nation as well as of the first Icelandic democracy when the Viking chieftains decided to establish their first parliament (Althingi) or general assembly in 930 AD. Many events took place in the area, including the introduction of Christianity in the year 1000 AD, the declaration of independence from the Danish Kings on June 17, 1944.