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Golden Circle Route

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Ideal for short-stay visitors, this scenic driving route through...

Ideal for short-stay visitors, this scenic driving route through southwestern Iceland features excellent scenery and major sites.

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Great tour by Golden Circle and Svein the tour guide. A must when visiting Iceland even if in the country for a very short period of time.

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Cape Cod
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great tour by Golden Circle and Svein the tour guide. A must when visiting Iceland even if in the country for a very short period of time.

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An absolute must if visiting Iceland. We hired a car and left Reykjavik at 0900hrs. Driving in this country is straightforward with good signposting for the visitor attractions. Loads of stopping point en route for a picnic with breathtaking scenery. Highlight for me was Gulfoss. Could have stayed there all day watching standing in the snow and watching the water... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Rent a car and map your own route. The roads are paved, drive safely and be ready to pull over for some spectacular sights! We left Reyjavik at 830 am and were out all day, we packed a thermos of hot coffee. Our first stop was Pingvellir National Park. We hiked and toured the area, stopping for photos of mountain... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The golden circle is a fantastic route that can be enjoyed by all and will certainly give you a real taste of wild Iceland. Plenty to see and do with the opportunity to be mesmerised by Gullfoss waterfall, the great Geysir and plenty more on the route. Certainly one to see and do when in Iceland.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My advice is simple; rent a car and take this drive. You'll see Iceland in all its glory and it really is a breathtaking experience. The driving is simple and you can move at your own pace. Get off the bus, Gus. Set your own schedule and stop to smell the roses anytime you please. A day of sheer beauty... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Golden Circle is a circular route that covers about 300 kilometers and loops from Reykjavík into central Iceland and back in a day trip. The route takes you through some of the most amazing sights in central Iceland, with scenery ranging from natural sites to historic buildings, and gives visitors the chance to experience the diversity of Iceland in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went with Your Day Tours, Magnus our guide was brilliant! Friendly, informative and funny. It felt a very leisurely day, we stopped at Gulfoss waterfall and the Geysirs and Thingvellir and a couple of other places. The weather changed a lot in the course of the day from snow to hail to brilliant sunshine but it was so beautiful... More 

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Do this, and I hope it snows for you! It's just incredible! Loved it all. Waterfalls , views, walks.... it's got it all. Not to be missed !!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The store is totally worth a visit. Amazing scenery that you really won't see anywhere else in the world. Geysers waterfalls beautiful land structures. If you're coming to Iceland you must take the Golden Circle Tour. The Tomato Hothouse was also incredible

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a tour and saw this lovely area of waterfalls and geysers. We were in the bus a long time however.

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