Landmannalaugar pearl of the highlands day-tour
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Landmannalaugar pearl of the highlands day-tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: See Calendar
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 12 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Experience the peaceful Iceland countryside
  • Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to bath in the natural geothermal springs
  • Professional tour guide
What to expect

The Landmannalaugar area is one of Iceland‘s grandest and most photographed destinations. Located in the central Iceland highland, this mountainous region is renowned for its array of colors resulting from volcanic activity, warm springs, clear blue lakes, and spectacular hiking trails

The Landmannalaugar tour takes you from Reykjavik up to the interior highlands of Iceland to the Landmannalaugar area, often referred to as “The Pearl of the Central Highlands”. Traveling through the beautiful countryside of southern Iceland and into Þjórsárdalur valley, you get the chance to explore Hjálparfoss waterfall, one of Iceland's most picturesque waterfalls.

From Hjálparfoss waterfall the route to Landmannalaugar takes you into the highlands and the next stop at Hnausapollur crater lake where turquoise blue water, black and red volcanic pumice and vegetated brims create stunning scenery.

Arriving in Landmannalaugar, the dramatic display of light, colors and rock formations will líkely keep you and your camera busy for a while, but you can opt to go for a 2 hour guided hike into the colorful hills surrounding Landmannalaugar and afterward enjoy a relaxing bath in a natural warm spring. Back on the road from Landmannalaugar to Reykjavik, the tour passes by Mt. Hekla, one of Iceland’s most formidable and infamous volcanoes.

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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
    • Complimentary pick-up and drop-off for hotels and guest houses in Reykjavik
    • Round-trip transportation
    • Professional travel guide
    What's not included
    • Food and drink
    Reduced price
    • Youth (12-17)
    • Child (0-11): Free
    Where

    Klettagarðar 4, 104 Reykjavík, Iceland

    Meeting point:

    Pick-up from hotels and guesthouses in Reykjavik starts 30 minutes before the tour starting time.

    IMPORTANT: You will be asked for your hotel address during checkout, but please confirm the pick-up time (and place) directly with the local operator using the contact details on your booking voucher.

    If you will not be making use of the complimentary pick-up service, you can check in at the Gray Line Bus Terminal at least 15 minutes before departure.

    What to remember
    • Bring a bathing suit and a towel if you want to take a dip into the Landmannalaugar natural warm spring
    • Hiking in Landmannalagar may involve changes in elevation and walk over rocky or uneven trails
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    When
    • Availability: June - September
    • Tour days: Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays
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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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