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Reykjavik Folklore Walking Tour: Meet the Elves, Trolls & Ghosts of Iceland

Reykjavik Folklore Walking Tour: Meet the Elves, Trolls & Ghosts of Iceland

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Iceland has a strong mythical tradition, with all sorts of elves, trolls, and other popular folkloric characters, not to mention 13 iterations of Santa. On this guided tour of Reykjavik, go into the oldest part of town to learn all about these creatures and their stories, with stops at the oldest graveyard in the city, an elf stone, and to the Reykjavik Pond, where aquatic monsters are believed to dwell.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Walk with a Viking: Private Tour of Reykjavik's Top Sights and Local Spots

Walk with a Viking: Private Tour of Reykjavik's Top Sights and Local Spots

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Get acquainted with Reykjavik on a private tour that shows you the city’s highlights and hidden gems. The perfect way for new arrivals to get to know the city, this tour introduces you to Iceland’s culture and history through exciting stories, myths, and historical details. Plus, your guide provides recommendations for local-favorite restaurants, bars, and shops so you can get off the tourist path.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$113.74
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Reykjavík VIP CityWalk Tour

Reykjavík VIP CityWalk Tour

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Capital of Iceland—the Land of Fire and Ice—Reykjavík boasts a colorful history dating back to the days of the Vikings. On this small-group walking tour, limited to 10 people, explore the streets of Reykjavík with your Viking guide and hear the hidden secrets many visitors miss. With a traditional Viking lunch included, discover top attractions including Hallgrímskirkja and enjoy an immersive experience in the culture and traditions of Iceland.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$54.00
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$54.00

South Coast Classic Day Trip from Reykjavik with Guide and Touchscreen Audio

South Coast Classic Day Trip from Reykjavik with Guide and Touchscreen Audio

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Experience Iceland's southern coast—full of waterfalls, glaciers, and black sand beaches—on this full-day tour from Reykjavik. Your climate-controlled coach comes with an audio guide available in 10 languages so you can learn about the sights as you cross through farmland and rugged coastline. Visit several waterfalls, the volcanic Vestmannaeyjar Islands, and the Sólheimajökull Glacier for a full Icelandic experience. Upgrade to include round-trip transport from your hotel.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$91.91
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Day Trip to the Glacier Lagoon: Jökulsárlón from Reykjavik

Day Trip to the Glacier Lagoon: Jökulsárlón from Reykjavik

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Discover the frozen enchantment of Europe's largest glacier lagoon on a full-day tour of the legendary Glacier Lagoon (Jökulsárlón) from Reykjavik. With a professional guide, travel along the scenic south coast and admire views of black sand beaches and dramatic rock formations before arriving at the extraordinary Glacier Lagoon. Marvel at a landscape comprising of crystal clear water and floating icebergs as you explore the area. On the return journey, discover the splendor of Séljalandsdoss Waterfall with its 60m drop, and relax during the journey back to your Reykjavik hotel by comfortable coach.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$154.90
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Reykjavik Food Walk

Reykjavik Food Walk

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Discover Reykjavik’s foodie scene and sample delicious Icelandic cuisine on this walking tour. Visit a variety of Reykjavik eateries from restaurants to food trucks, and sample a selection of traditional dishes and street food favorites including Icelandic cheeses, lamb, homemade ice cream, and the famous Icelandic hot dogs. Along the way, pass by landmarks such as Hallgrimskirkja, the Harpa concert hall, and Parliament House.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$125.00
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Reykjavik Food Lovers Tour - Icelandic Traditional Food

Reykjavik Food Lovers Tour - Icelandic Traditional Food

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Finding authentic places to eat can be tricky in an unfamiliar place. Take the guesswork out of your visit to Reykjavík on this guided walking tour that takes you to a multitude of eateries around the capital, including the city's oldest restaurant and a much-loved hot dog stand. In a small group of no more than 12, learn about Iceland's culinary history and traditions as you sample such dishes as Icelandic meat soup, skyr, and lobster soup.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$113.74
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Full-Day Small Group Golden Circle Waterfall Tour with Volcano Crater Lake

Full-Day Small Group Golden Circle Waterfall Tour with Volcano Crater Lake

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Visit top Iceland Golden Circle sites in just one day on this guided tour from Reykjavik. Travel with a small group to must-see attractions such as Thingvellir National Park, famous Geysir, Gullfoss Falls, and Kerid volcanic crater lake, all while enjoying the free onboard Wi-Fi and commentary from your guide. Tour includes pickup and drop-off from your Reykjavik hotel.
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  • 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$93.17
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Silver Circle - Lava Cave & Waterfalls | Small Group Day Tour

Silver Circle - Lava Cave & Waterfalls | Small Group Day Tour

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Feel the power of the volcanic energy that has shaped Iceland’s epic landscapes on this small-group door-to-door day tour. See Snorralaug hot spring and Deildartunguhver Thermal Spring, marvel at Hraunfossar and Barnafoss waterfalls, and descend into The Cave (Viðgelmir), one of Iceland’s largest lava caves. Besides skipping the expense of self-drive, enjoy onboard Wi-Fi along the journey.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$159.00
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Golden Circle and Secret Lagoon Full Day Tour from Reykjavik by Minibus

Golden Circle and Secret Lagoon Full Day Tour from Reykjavik by Minibus

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Iceland’s Golden Circle route links some of the country’s most impressive natural attractions, but the big tourist groups can make it feel crowded. On this small-group tour, reach top Golden Circle landmarks including Gullfoss waterfall and Thingvellir National Park in a group no larger than 15 people. Travel in comfort by air-conditioned vehicle as your guide showcases Iceland’s spectacular beauty, and finish with a warm soak at the Secret Lagoon.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.00
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Funky History Walking Tour of Reykjavik with Lunch Included
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Funky History Walking Tour of Reykjavik with Lunch Included

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Learn all about Iceland's fascinating history and get entertained in the process with this history walk through Reykjavik. Your local English-speaking guide will meet you at the iconic Hallgrímskirkja Church and take you back in time, teaching you all about the Iceland of yore while regaling you with hilarious local stories as you explore the town on foot.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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The Golden Circle & Northern Lights Combo tour

The Golden Circle & Northern Lights Combo tour

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The Northern Lights and the natural features linked by the Golden Circle route draw visitors to Iceland from across the world, keen to admire the best of Iceland’s rugged beauty. On this tour, discover top attractions including Gullfoss waterfall and the UNESCO–listed Thingvellir National Park, with round-trip travel from central Reykjavik included. When night falls, spin into the countryside and spot the spectacular Northern Lights swirling in the evening skies.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$91.00
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Golden Circle, Kerid Volcanic Crater, and Blue Lagoon Day Trip from Reykjavik

Golden Circle, Kerid Volcanic Crater, and Blue Lagoon Day Trip from Reykjavik

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Get the most from a day in Iceland on an 11-hour tour from Reykjavik that covers the Golden Circle, Kerid crater, and Blue Lagoon. View the Eurasian and North American tectonic plates at UNESCO-listed Thingvellir, see the geysers and pools at Geysir, and admire the Gulfoss Waterfall. In addition, visit the lake-filled Kerid volcanic crater, and finish by bathing in the warm Blue Lagoon (own expense). Hotel pickup and drop-off included.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$129.00
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Golden Circle Afternoon Small Group Tour from Reykjavik

Golden Circle Afternoon Small Group Tour from Reykjavik

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Leave the crowded tour busses behind, and discover Iceland’s most iconic natural attractions on a small group tour of the famous Golden Circle. Visit Thingvellir National Park, the golden Gullfoss waterfall; and the stunning geothermal activity at Geysir. This afternoon excursion leaves you free to relax in the morning and take in Reykjavik’s nightlife in the evening.
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  • 6 hours
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$76.98
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Private Sightseeing Tour in Reykjavik

Private Sightseeing Tour in Reykjavik

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Unveil the secrets of the world’s northernmost capital city on this private 2-hour tour of Reykjavik. Enjoy a customized itinerary and the undivided attention of a private guide as you visit the landmark Hallgrimskirkja church, stroll the Botanic Gardens and wander around the lively Reykjavík Harbour. After ticking off the top sights, escape the city for the tranquil park and thermal pools of Laugardalur, or pay a visit to Árbæjarsafn Folk Museum or the National Museum of Iceland.
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  • 3 hours
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Golden Circle Full Day Tour from Reykjavik by Minibus

Golden Circle Full Day Tour from Reykjavik by Minibus

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Tick through all of Iceland’s Golden Circle sights and more on a full-day tour from Reykjavik. Settle into a comfortable Mercedes Benz minibus and tour the country’s most celebrated natural treasures. Admire the Gullfoss waterfall and see the powerful Strokkur geyser at the Geysir geothermal area. Explore Thingvellir National Park to view the site of Iceland’s first parliament and the North American and Eurasian geological rift; and enjoy an extra stop to witness the beautiful Faxi waterfall. Complimentary snacks and beverages, and free on-board WiFi, are included.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$81.00
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Golden Circle Day Trip with Fridheimar Greenhouse visit from Reykjavik

Golden Circle Day Trip with Fridheimar Greenhouse visit from Reykjavik

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Hit the most important landmarks in Iceland during this Golden Circle tour from Reykjavik. With a local guide, visit the Gullfoss waterfall, the most impressive cascade in Iceland. Stop at the legendary Geysir geothermal area and explore Thingvelllir (Þingvellir) National Park's mossy expanses and deep fissures. Visit the Friðheimar greenhouse, where geothermal energy is harnessed to grow hothouse vegetables in the middle of the Scandinavian winter. Round-trip transportation from Reykjavik is included; transportation is by climate-controlled coach.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$66.00
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Golden Circle Platinum Secret Lagoon and Friðheimar Tomato Greenhouse Lunch
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Golden Circle Platinum Secret Lagoon and Friðheimar Tomato Greenhouse Lunch

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Most visitors to Iceland journey around the Golden Circle—the popular sightseeing route that includes Thingvellir National Park, Geysir, and Gullfoss. This guided tour from Reykjavík elevates the experience by adding visits to the Secret Lagoon (a less crowded alternative to the Blue Lagoon, which you visit early, when it is quietest) and lunch at Fridheimar Tomato Greenhouse. Traveling in a group of no more than 12 people ensures a more laid-back experience than some of the bigger tours.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$179.00
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Viking Horse Riding and Golden Circle Tour from Reykjavik
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Viking Horse Riding and Golden Circle Tour from Reykjavik

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For a day out with horses and hot springs, look no further than this full-day tour from Reykjavik. After a horseback ride on a unique Icelandic horse, take an express tour of some key Golden Circle sights: Gullfoss waterfall, the Geysir hot spring area, UNESCO-listed Thingvellir, and the village of Hveragerdi. The ride is suitable for all levels of experience, and takes in the rugged countryside on the capital’s outskirts.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Golden Circle Super-Jeep Tour and Snowmobiling
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Golden Circle Super-Jeep Tour and Snowmobiling

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Capture the wild spirit of Iceland's spectacular natural highlights on a full-day tour of the Golden Circle from Reykjavik. Alongside a professional guide, discover magnificent landmarks like Þingvellir National Park and the explosive Geysir Hot Spring Area. Marvel at the magnificent power of Gullfloss Waterfall and then head to the Langjökull glacier to experience an exhilarating snowmobile ride across the ice. Enjoy the convenience of round-trip transportation from your Reykjavik hotel on this unforgettable tour.
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  • 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$352.72
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Lava Centre Interactive Volcano and Earthquake Exhibition

Lava Centre Interactive Volcano and Earthquake Exhibition

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Indulge your inner geologist—and take an educational break on your tour of the south coast—by visiting Iceland's state-of-the-art Lava Centre. Learn all about the birth and growth of Iceland, one of the world’s largest volcanic islands, which, over millions of years, has been shaped by countless volcanic eruptions. Skip the line, and get the best price, by booking in advance.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$22.98
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Full-Day Golden Circle Guided Tour from Reykjavik by Minibus

Full-Day Golden Circle Guided Tour from Reykjavik by Minibus

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Experience the must-sees of the Golden Circle on this full-day trip from Reykjavik. Aboard a minibus with a small group of other travelers, learn about Iceland's cultural history, geology, and environment. Stops include the famous Gullfoss and Geysir; pickup and drop-off included.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$93.17
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Golden Circle and Laugarvatn Fontana Geothermal Tour from Reykjavik

Golden Circle and Laugarvatn Fontana Geothermal Tour from Reykjavik

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Explore Iceland's highlights on this 8.5-hour Golden Circle and Laugarvatn Fontana Geothermal Baths tour from Reykjavik. Admire views over Lake Thingvallavatn and the Hengill mountains, travel into UNESCO-listed Thingvellir National Park, and visit the Laugarvatn Fontana Geothermal Baths. Relax in outdoor thermal pools and soak up the heat in natural steam rooms at your leisure. Afterward, take in top attractions on the Golden Circle route including Gullfoss Waterfall and the steaming Strokkur geyser.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Golden Circle Super Jeep Tour and Snowmobiling

Golden Circle Super Jeep Tour and Snowmobiling

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Enjoy exciting outdoor adventure and discover top natural attractions in the Land of Ice and Fire on this 10-hour Golden Circle jeep and snowmobiling tour from Reykjavik. Hop into your jeep and head deep into the Thingvellir National Park. Listen as your guide details the park’s fascinating geology and enjoy panoramic views over the rugged landscape. Head along mountain tracks past bubbling mud pools and shooting geysers, and discover top attractions like the Gullfoss Waterfall. Take a thrilling snowmobile ride on Langjökull, Iceland's second largest glacier, then return to Reykjavik.
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  • 10 hours
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Reykjavik Folklore Walking Tour: Meet the Elves, Trolls & Ghosts of Iceland
"Our guide was a great storyteller and shared a lot of interesting tales and myths popular in Icelandic culture. It was a really fun hour and a half walk around Reykjavik."..."
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Walk with a Viking: Private Tour of Reykjavik's Top Sights and Local Spots
"Bardi is a knowledgeable and fun guide. We really enjoyed the personalized service. HIGHLY recommend taking a tour with Bardi!"..."
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Reykjavík VIP CityWalk Tour
"Eric was absolutely fantastic! He was very knowledgeable and had a great sense of humor to share the knowledge with us. There was a mixup about what was included in our tour and he contacted the office and make sure I was done to 100% please the customer. He went the extra mile"..."
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South Coast Classic Day Trip from Reykjavik with Guide and Touchscreen Audio
"Incredible scenery. Guide was very knowledgeable. The ride was comfortable and I had Wi-Fi and power for your phone."..."
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Day Trip to the Glacier Lagoon: Jökulsárlón from Reykjavik
"It's been a long drive, but the guide has always been entertaining^^ Thank you so much for Tom and Albert! Iceland's nature is great, but Glacier lagoon is especially recommended. It's far and cold, but you should go!"..."
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Reykjavik Food Walk
"Enjoyed all aspects especially the food! great group of people who gelled and our host Aglow was informative and did a great job"..."
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Reykjavik Food Lovers Tour - Icelandic Traditional Food
"We had a great time on the tour learning history and stories from our guide along the way. We had some people in our group that do not eat fish, but even they had an enjoyable time trying the other items and learning the history on the tour."..."
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Full-Day Small Group Golden Circle Waterfall Tour with Volcano Crater Lake
"I loved it all, but Gullfoss was particularly stunning! And I had a great time at the Geyser and crater areas."..."
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Silver Circle - Lava Cave & Waterfalls | Small Group Day Tour
"Our tour guide was amazing. He was very informative and patient since it seemed like we were always the last ones back on the bus. Just a beautiful country."..."
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Golden Circle and Secret Lagoon Full Day Tour from Reykjavik by Minibus
"Great sites and the guide gave lots of information on Iceland on the way. The tour was not difficult to walk to see the sites."..."
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Funky History Walking Tour of Reykjavik with Lunch Included
"Lalli was awesome! We were the only ones on the tour and he made it special. Lalli was just full of Iceland knowledge!"..."
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Golden Circle, Kerid Volcanic Crater, and Blue Lagoon Day Trip from Reykjavik
"Full day filled with amazing sights from the meeting of the continents to relaxing in the blue lagoon, every sight is amazing and so beautiful."..."
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Golden Circle Afternoon Small Group Tour from Reykjavik
"Amazing tour! Easy pick up and drop off. Great if you’re short on time but want to see the natural wonders of Iceland."..."
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Golden Circle Full Day Tour from Reykjavik by Minibus
"Such a great company! We weren’t successful seeing the Northern Lights the first night so they allowed us to rebook for the next night at no extra charge. We were successful seeing the lights and it was spectacular!!! Highly recommend!"..."
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Golden Circle Day Trip with Fridheimar Greenhouse visit from Reykjavik
"1st class service from booking to doing excursion. Our guide for the day was very informative and helpful. Highly recommended."..."
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Golden Circle Platinum Secret Lagoon and Friðheimar Tomato Greenhouse Lunch
"This was a great adventure. The guides were amazing and the views spectacular. So much we got to see and learn in a day and would recommend to everyone."..."
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Viking Horse Riding and Golden Circle Tour from Reykjavik
"We loved the owners of the farm - so kind and experienced - and loved the ride - the horses were so sweet and the landscape was stunningly beautiful!"..."
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Golden Circle Super-Jeep Tour and Snowmobiling
"This is a must do. Due to glacier conditions we were rescheduled 3times Before we were able to go. So glad We had the time to reschedule. It was the highlight of our trip. So worth it!! Erik was an outstanding driver because it was a little scary driving up to the snowmobiles. They were really friendly, funny and easygoing."..."
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Lava Centre Interactive Volcano and Earthquake Exhibition
"Very interesting exhibition. We stopped here on our way to see some waterfalls, to learn a bit of history of the area, the different type of volcanos and terrain, and the seismic activity of Iceland. The museum is very nicely done. Their facilities and restaurants are also great, and a good place to stop if the weather turns around and you need a place to stay dry."..."
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Full-Day Golden Circle Guided Tour from Reykjavik by Minibus
"We were lucky in that on a small group tour there were only 5 of us instead of a full small bus. Our tour guide was great, couldn't begin to pronounce his name but very helpful. This was not one of the Mercedes buses so don't expect wifi or power cords but comfortable enough. highlight tour!"..."
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Golden Circle and Laugarvatn Fontana Geothermal Tour from Reykjavik
"Fantastic experience Managed to see the Northern Lights Breathtaking . Great Guides would defiantly do it again . Stunning Country very friendly people made us feel very welcome. Dave and Elsie Jones."..."
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Golden Circle Super Jeep Tour and Snowmobiling
"The snowmobiling was well organized and lots of fun. The superjeep was spacious, clean and cool. The entire experience was ok. Not as interactive as other tours we did."..."

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