Golden Circle & South Coast tour
- 2 days
Golden Circle & South coast, 2 days program with an overnight at the South Coast
Enjoy the comfort of visiting Iceland with your private English speaking driver guide and private vehicle.
Day 1 – Golden Circle
Pick up at your accommodation by your private driver guide. We meet the haunting winter landscapes of Iceland as we set off in the morning towards the Thingvellir National Park to watch how the fissure zone running through Iceland, splits the tectonic plates of North America and Eurasia apart. It is a historical jewel for Iceland, the origin of democracy in Iceland as the Althing, gathering of Viking chieftains was established there in 930 A.D.
Optional Snorkeling at Silfra
From Thingvellir, we continue over to the world famous Geysir geothermal hot springs for a walk among boiling hot springs. Just near by is the spectacular Gullfoss waterfall. It is a scenic highlight tour that includes popular attractions like Geysir hot spring area, were you will see the spouting geysers throw boiling water up to 100ft into the air, enjoy the thunder and scenic beauty of Gullfoss waterfall
Overnight at the South Coast
Day 2 – South Coast
Pick up at your hotel in the morning by your private driver guide.
In the morning, the adventure begins. Verdant farmland, with views of glaciers, striking waterfalls and magnificent cliff view. An area of historical significance Viking Sagas.
Along the way we stop at the graceful, Seljalandsfoss waterfall, which is unique in that you can walk behind it and take a different view of the world. Just near by is the Skogafoss waterfall, with its 62 m high thundering cascade. On the sea side is the black sandy coast destination, Dyrholey promontory with its great panorama view and famous Reynisfjara beach.
A breath taking view to the seaside and basalt ocean pillars on the land side. You will discover why this is one of the most used Hollywood film location in Iceland.
Optional Glacier hike, approx. 3 hours
Arrival in Reykjavik in the end of the afternoon.
Min 2 persons
1 night accommodation at the South Coast in double room.
Private SUV with English speaking driver guide for 2 days