Golden Circle & Snorkeling Tour

Season: All year Operates: 2 x per week Duration: About 9 hours Departs from: Your hotel / guesthouse in Reykjavik Difficulty level: EASY Minimum age: 12 years old

Tour description
€244 per person

This Golden Circle and Snorkeling Tour adds a fun twist to traditional sightseeing. It combines visiting Gullfoss Waterfall and erupting geysers, with snorkeling in Silfra Fissure, located at Thingvellir National Park.

The first stop of the Golden Circle is at Thingvellir National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Thingvellir is one of Iceland’s most historically significant sites, as the country’s first parliament was founded there in the year 930 AD.

Snorkeling in Silfra Fissure is a once in a lifetime experience, as it is one of Iceland’s most desirable snorkeling spots and is frequently rated as one of the worlds top ten diving sites. Its narrow channel of blue water running through a lava field. It offers an unforgettable diving experience, with up to 100 meters of visibility.

From Thingvellir the excursion heads towards the world-renowned Geysir Hot Spring, in Haukadalur Geothermal Area. In the Geysir area, geysers can be seen bursting as high as 25 meters in the air. The tour also includes a visit to the beautiful GullfossWaterfall, which is one of Iceland’s most powerful and majestic sights.

Tour highlights

  • Golden Circle sightseeing 
  • Thingvellir National Park 
  • Gullfoss Waterfall
  • Erupting geysers
  • Snorkeling in Silfra Fissure

Did you know?

When diving in Silfra, you are actually inside the crack between the North American and Eurasian continents. If you can stretch out far enough you may be able to be at two places at once!

Included

  • Pick up from your hotel / guesthouse in Reykjavik.
  • Professional English speaking guide.
  • Visit to Thingvellir National Park, Geysir and Gullfoss,
  • Snorkeling gear and Silfra admission fee.

Good to know

Pick up from hotels / guesthouses starts at 9:30 AM and please note that it can take up to 30 minutes for us to arrive.

The weather in Iceland can be unpredictable so please wear warm and waterproof outdoor clothing.

We recommend warm undergarment clothing, hats and gloves, warm socks and a change of clothing. Good hiking shoes are recommended.

Please note that the minimum requirements for this trip is 12 years old, 45kg and 150cm.

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