Golden Circle & Northern Lights by Boat - German Option

Tour info

10 hours - 11 hours
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Why take this tour?

Experience the thrilling forces of nature on a daytime Golden Circle tour and evening Northern Lights cruise from Reykjavik. Follow Iceland’s famous sightseeing route to discover its three natural wonders: Geysir geothermal field, the tectonic rift at Thingvellir National Park; and the spectacular Gulfoss Waterfall. Then, enjoy a 2-3 hour Northern Lights cruise to look for nature’s magic show in the night skies. The exact length of the tour depends on the sightings. Watch for the lights from deck as you learn about the phenomenon and sip on warm hot drinks. Please note: the Golden Circle tour is available with German guidance on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday. The Northern Lights by Boat tour is always guided in English.

What’s included?

  • Golden Circle: hotel transfers

  • Golden Circle: bus transportation & admission to all activities

  • Experienced guide on both tours

  • Northern Lights by Boat: warm overalls for every passenger

  • Northern Lights by Boat: WiFi, cafe & restrooms on board!

  • NEW - Special Tours App (available in English, German, French, Spanish, and Chinese)

  • Entry/Admission - Fridheimar

  • Entry/Admission - Thingvellir National Park

  • Food and drinks (unless otherwise stated)

  • Northern Lights by Boat: hotel transfers (available to book with supplier for additional fee)

  • Gratuities

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Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 10-11 hours

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff

We are following all health & safety guidelines in accordance with the Icelandic government. The gathering ban is set to 500 people, meaning that all of our tours can sail at full capacity. We are still limiting the number of passengers allowed on tours to ensure space for social distancing.

Cancellation Policy

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

About operator:

Special Tours operates sea adventures from Reykjavik city centre with over 20 years of experience. Whale Watching tours are operated year round, with additional tours consisting of Northern Lights by Boat, Puffin Watching, Sea Angling, RIB Express Whale Watching and a New Years Fireworks Cruise. Special Tours Wildlife Adventures is known among passengers and partners for its ambitious & hard working team, aiming for great adventures for every tour and for every client. Our main focus is comfort and personal service, while making sure we protect and respect the environment. We have a skilled & friendly crew, as well as an experienced guide on every tour.

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