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Golden Circle Express Tour from Reykjavik Including Gullfoss and Geysir

  • Relax in an air-conditioned coach on this Golden Circle tour
  • Head directly to top attractions including Gullfoss waterfall with a guide
  • Panoramic views over the rugged Icelandic countryside scenery
Golden Circle Express Tour from Reykjavik Including Gullfoss and Geysir
From US$ 64.15
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9:30am departure
Tour departs at 9:30 am. Pick-up from hotels, bus stops and cruise ports is at 9:00 am.
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1pm Departure
Tour departs at 1 pm. Pick-up from hotels, bus stops and cruise ports is at 12:30 pm
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9am Departure
Tour departs at 9:00 am. Pick-up from hotels, bus stops and cruise ports is at 8:30 am.
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The Golden Circle takes in some of Iceland’s most impressive natural attractions, but the full route can take a long time to complete. On this express tour, travel in comfort by air-conditioned coach and head straight to the top sights of interest with your guide. Explore the UNESCO-listed Thingvellir National Park, visit Gullfoss waterfall, and delve into the Haukadalur geothermal area. This tour includes pickup and drop-off in central Reykjavik.
What to Expect
Take a seat aboard your air-conditioned coach in central Reykjavik and then head out of the city into the UNESCO-listed Thingvellir National Park to begin your tour. Along the way, listen as your guide sheds light on the Icelandic national parliament—the oldest in the world, founded here in the year 930.

First, visit Gullfoss waterfall—where the powerful torrents of the Hvítá River have made their mark on the rugged landscape. Here, spend time exploring at your leisure and capture the impressive scenery on camera.

Next, head onward to the Haukadalur geothermal area—widely considered among Iceland’s top natural attractions. Watch the hot springs of Geysir and Strokkur shooting hot steam and water high into the air and gain insight into the region’s geothermal activity from your guide.

When your time in Haukadalur comes to an end, return in comfort to central Reykjavik to conclude your tour.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Golden circle with GrayLine

Me and my husband took a trip of golden circle with GrayLine, and we enjoyed our trip very much. The bus was very comfortable, and we were picked up right in front of our hotel Travel Inn at 12.30 pm sharp. Our guide was Darren,...More

3  Thank Swagata M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Golden circle Express tour

We did this tour off the Celebrity Eclipse when in Reykjavik, the tour guide was an American chap who had lived in Reykjavik for about 9years, his commentary was very entertaining and kept the people on the tour entertained. 10 out of 10 for the...More

Thank Bevan S
GLI_CustomerService, Public Relations Manager at Gray Line Iceland, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Bevan S for writing your review. The American chap would be our Darren a very nice guide indeed and knowledgeable about our country and history. Glad you enjoyed your tour with us, hope you had a wonderful tour sailing around Iceland on the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Perfect day for quick stopover in Iceland.

We had just two full days in Iceland. We spent one getting to know Reykjavik, and the other on the Golden Circle Express Tour. It was everything we'd hoped it would be and more. The guide -- Darren -- really made the tour. He was...More

Thank sailawaynow
Reviewed 30 May 2018
Darren was great!

The sights on this tour were beautiful but our guide, Darren really made this tour great! He was funny, taught me things about Iceland, and ensured a smooth trip for all passengers. Thank you for making our trip memorable Darren!

2  Thank lmclauren
GLI_CustomerService, Public Relations Manager at Gray Line Iceland, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Thank you Imclauren for your feedback. Glad to see that you enjoyed your tour with us and with Darren during your visit. Your recommendation is certainly appreciated

Reviewed 27 May 2018
Daren and Roland are the best!

I usually don't like big bus tours as you have to wait for so many people to get on and off the bus. Well this wasn't the case with this tour! Daren was our guide and Roland the driver. Daren was funny, informative and genuinely...More

Thank MVD72
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27 June 2018|
Response from copmedic | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we didn't take the tour from the port. We were picked up at the pickup point close to our hotel. Try going online - Grayline website.
7 May 2018|
Response from copmedic | Reviewed this property |
The Express Golden Circle tour is only 6 hours. But the pickup and drop off time can add another 2 hours. I don't think you'll have enough time. If you self-drive, that maybe doable.
4 May 2018|
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Response from Michelle O | Reviewed this property |
We got picked up at 12.30 and got back to the bus terminal at 7, it will depend on your pick up location and where you want to be dropped off but i think its generally about 6 hours