Private Golden Circle and Secret Lagoon
Duration: 8 - 9 hours
Passengers: Min 1
You can choose in Rate whether you travel in Luxury SUV or in our famous Superjeep or Monster truck. The main difference is that we do not go off road on Luxury SUV and you will have easier access and more comfort see more info in luxury tours.
Our first stop takes us to Thingvellir National Park where the Icelandic parliament was founded over 1000 years ago. At Thingvellir you will see how the earth is ever so slowly pulling apart along the North-America and Eurasian tectonic plates and you will be able to stand where the Viking settlers stood centuries ago to edict national laws.
Next, you will visit the Geysir geothermal area in Haukadalur where you can see geysers, hot springs, steam vents and eerie blue algae. Strokkur is one of the largest and most powerful geysers and erupts almost every 5 minutes.
The final stop of the Golden Circle takes you to Gullfoss waterfall, which many consider to be the queen of Icelandic waterfalls, as it is both high and mighty and stumbles dramatically in a deep gorge. We then have a lunch break at Gullfoss Café, before trying out our Superjeep vehicles off road: the ride will take you to the highlands, rough terrain and glacier area of Langjökull (Icelandic for "long glacier"), known to be the second largest ice cap in Iceland (953 km2). You will enjoy the landscape from your Superjeep while occasionally stopping next incredible sights.
After an off-road ride, we visit by Faxi, a small but beautiful waterfall before driving to Secret Lagoon
Secret Lagoon is a natural hot spring, located in the small village of Fludir. It is the oldest swimming pool in Iceland made in 1891. and its water holds at 38-40 Celsius (100-104 Fahrenheit) all year. It has magical surroundings with a small geyser erupting on the side.
Snowmobiling on Langjökull glacier is optional and is offered at an additional price. Please note that the age limit for snowmobile tours is 6 years old. The age limit to operate a snowmobile is 18 years old, and a fully valid driver’s license is needed as well. Children and those who don’t hold a driver’s license are welcome to ride as passengers. This activity is subject to weather conditions
Highlights of the Golden Circle & Secret Lagoon:
Thingvellir National Park
Walk between continents
Off-road drive to Langjökull glacier area
From Rate Select the type of vehicle you want Superjeep (up to 6 persons) or Monster truck (up to 10 persons) or SUV luxury (up to 6 persons). The Luxury SUV will not go Off-road drive to Langjökull glacier area or any Off-road drive.
The tour runs all year around.
This tour lasts 8-9 hours. Free pick-up from your hotel in the capital area begins at 8:30