Day tour of the Golden Circle and Secret Lagoon
Activities

Day tour of the Golden Circle and Secret Lagoon

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: See Calendar
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 8 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Visit the most iconic spots of Iceland
  • Enjoy a relaxing time in the Secret Lagoon
  • Professional and English speaking tour guide
What to expect

No visit to Iceland is complete without a tour of its most iconic sites on the Golden Circle. Gullfoss waterfall, Geysir geothermal area, and Thingvellir National Park all encompass the history, culture and natural beauty that make Iceland so unique. Round out your ultimate Iceland experience with a revitalizing soak in the Secret Lagoon set in a geothermal landscape in the quaint village of Flúðir.

A historical and geological wonder Þingvellir National Park is located in a rift valley where the Eurasian and North American tectonic plates meet. It is a site of great historical, geological and cultural significance and has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage site. Þingvellir is the birthplace of the Althing Iceland’s parliament founded in 930 AD where the nation’s most powerful leaders would meet to decide on legislation and carry out brutal Viking age justice.

The tour continues across an area of picturesque scenery to the mighty Gullfoss waterfall. Once there, you can take several paths around the two tiers of cascading water to explore several vantage points. Extra time is allotted at this location for a lunch break at Gullfoss Café where food is available for purchase.

Next up is the home of “The Great Geysir” hot spring, which all geysers are named after. This area is an impressive collage of bubbling mud pools, hissing steam vents, and colorful algae deposits. Strokkur geyser puts on quite the show every few minutes blasting boiling water high up into the air.

Just off the Golden Circle is the Secret Lagoon, a spring-fed pool located near the charming village of Flúðir in South Iceland. Mineral-rich geothermal waters from nearby hot springs stay at a steady temperature of 38° to 40°C, making the Secret Lagoon’s water perfect for bathing and relaxation.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • What's included
    • Admission to the Secret Lagoon
    • Complimentary pick-up and drop-off for hotels and guest houses in Reykjavik
    • Round-trip transportation
    • Professional travel guide
    What's not included
    • Towel and swimsuit are not included (but can be rented at the Secret Lagoon)
    • Food and drink
    Reduced price
    • Children (0-11): Free
    • Youth (12-17): Reduced
    Where

    Klettagarðar 4, 104 Reykjavík, Iceland

    Meeting point:

    The tour departs from The Gray Line Bus Terminal at Klettagarðar 4. The best option to get there is simply to take advantage of the complimentary hotel pick up service by contacting Gray Line Iceland to let them know exactly where you are staying. Alternatively, you can make your own way to the meeting point. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the tour departure time and introduce yourself at the sales desk for check-in.

    IMPORTANT: Please confirm the pick-up time (and place) directly with the local operator at least 48 hours before the event. You will find the contact information in the voucher after booking.

    What to remember
    • Family friendly tour
    • Please bring a bathing suit and towel for use at the Secret Lagoon
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    When
    • Daily
    • Pick-up starts 30 minutes before the tour starting time
    • Those not taking advantage of the pick-up should arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before tour starting time
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    Provider
    Gray Line Iceland
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the experience begins.

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