Full-Day Golden Circle Tour from Reykjavik with Kerid Crater

Highlights

  • An ideal choice for travelers with limited time in Iceland 

  • Travel between natural wonders with ease from Reykjavik 

  • Convenient hotel pickup and drop-off are included

Summary

In the morning, board a climate-controlled coach bus at your Reykjavik hotel, and set off for Iceland’s Golden Circle route. During the journey, your guide provides commentary with stories of local legends and folklore. Stop first at the UNESCO-listed Thingvellir National Park, where the tectonic plates of Eurasia and North America collide, and visit Althing, one of the oldest functioning parliaments in the world. Next up is the thermal town of Laugarvatn, followed by Gulfoss waterfall. At the waterfall, enjoy ample time to explore and take photographs. See the famous spouting Strokkur geyser, Faxi waterfall, and the Tungufljót river. The tour culminates with a visit to the 6,000-year-old crater lake of Kerid, composed of vivid red volcanic rock. After stopping briefly in the thermal town of Hveragerdi, return to your Reykjavik hotel in the early evening.

Tour info

Duration
6 hours - 7 hours
Group Size
Pricing (From)
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Meeting Point
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Why take this tour?

Take a day trip you won't soon forget on this Golden Circle and Kerid tour from Reykjavik. Unlike traditional Golden Circle tours, this excursion includes a visit to Kerid, a 6,000-year-old crater lake, and convenient hotel pickup and drop-off. In a climate-controlled coach bus, travel between Thingvellir National Park, Gullfoss waterfall, and the Geysir Geyser with ease, and learn about local culture and folklore from a guide.

What’s included?

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

  • Transportation by minibus

  • Port Pick up *Cruise Ships

  • Luggage are not allowed, only back packs

  • Entry/Admission - Thingvellir National Park

  • Entry/Admission - Strokkur

  • Entry/Admission - Gullfoss Waterfall

  • Food and drinks

  • Gratuities

  • Kerið entrance fee required 400 Icelandic Krona

  • Entry/Admission - Kerid Crater

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Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 6-7 hours

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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About operator:

The Company Iceland Highlights Travel is a sightseeing company in its formative stages. It is being organized to take advantage of a specific gap in the local sightseeing tour market. The gap exists in high quality, reasonably priced sightseeing tours in Iceland, our classic tour will take you to some of Iceland’s most popular attractions - Gullfoss, Geysir and the National Park Thingvellir.

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