Golden Circle with Blue Lagoon Private Tour from Reykjavik

Summary

Get convenient pickup at your accommodation in Reykjavik. Meet your dedicated guide and discuss the interests and preferences of your group; this private tour is customizable and ensures an intimate atmosphere.  The typical itinerary includes all the major highlights and attractions in southwest Iceland, known as the Golden Circle. Drive through the Thingvellir National Park, site of the world's first democratic parliament during Viking times. Continue to the geothermally active area around Lake Laugarvatn, surrounded by looming volcanic mountains. Stop at Geysir, the origin of the term 'geyser' in English, and the often-erupting Strokkur. Strokkur erupts every 6-8 minutes, ensuring a great photo op of the bright blue spray.  Visit Gullfoss, the most famous of Iceland's many impressive waterfalls, and return to Reykjavík through Skálholt, the site of the country's first Episcopal See, dating from 1056. Stop in the charming garden village of Hveragerði. At the conclusion of your 7-hour tour, head for the famous Blue Lagoon whose warm, mineral-rich waters are famous for their healing and restorative powers. Spend time relaxing, swimming and treating yourself with the silica mud.  Please note: this sportion of the tour is only available during Blue Lagoon opening hours, availability is limited.

Tour info

Duration
12 hours
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Why take this tour?

Explore Iceland’s Golden Circle and the Thingvelir National Park on this private 12-hour tour from Reykjavik. Follow the Golden Circle route through UNESCO World Heritage–listed Thingvelir National Park with a private guide. Discover top natural attractions such as Lake Laugarvatn, Gullfoss waterfall and the geyser at Strokkur, and gain insight into the region’s lively geothermal activity. After lunch at a restaurant in Friðheimar, enjoy premium entry to the Blue Lagoon for a swim in the mineral-rich waters, and relax with an indulgent silica mud mask or algae mask.

What’s included?

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in the Reykjavik area

  • Private guide

  • 3 hours at the Blue Lagoon

  • Transport by private vehicle

  • WiFi in vehicle

  • Bottled water

  • Silica mud mask and algae mask

  • One drink of your choice

  • Use of towel, bathrobe and slippers

  • Reserved table with sparkling wine at LAVA

  • Gratuities

  • Food and drinks, unless specified

  • Entrance fees, unless specified

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Before you book

  • Duration: 12h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands

Cancellation Policy

    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

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About operator:

Private Hire Iceland is one of the largest Luxury DMC & Private Tour Operators in Iceland. We specialize in bespoke private & luxury travel on land, sea and air. We operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year in Iceland. Our goal is to make our costumers visit in Iceland to be the most enjoyable and memorable time of their life. Private Hire Iceland drivers are experienced, qualified Professional Drivers and licensed by the Icelandic Road Administration. All of our vehicles are of high quality and maintained perfectly. We are a registered Booking Office and Tour Operator with the Icelandic Tourist Board.

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