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7-Day Guided Ring Road Tour: Explore The Circle of Iceland

Product ID: 205057
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Join this 7-day adventure tour that takes you around Iceland via Route 1, which the locals call the Ring Road. Witness the best-known wonders and some hidden gems on this exciting trip with included accommodation for 6 nights and breakfast.
About this activity
Valid 1 day
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pick-up service

Pickup from your accommodation in Reykjavik. As buses are not allowed to drive in certain areas of Reykjavik center, your pickup may be from the nearest bus stop. You will be notified of your exact pickup location. Pickup takes place between 8:30 AM and 9:00 AM, so please be ready from 8:30 AM at your pickup location.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Witness countless natural wonders located next to the famous Ring Road
  • Enjoy a 1.5-hour glacier hike
  • Experience a whale-watching tour in Húsavík
  • Visit the Green Lagoon geothermal baths
Full description
Day 1:

On the first day of the tour, you'll be picked up from your accommodation in Reykjavik. From here, enjoy a trip to the Golden Circle, considered a pure classic experience by many. You'll see Geysers, the old parliament Thingvellir, Gullfoss waterfall, and Kerid Volcanic crater, as well as the great waterfall Seljalandsfoss. 

Day 2:

Follow the south coast road through the glacier lands by Eyjafjallajokull volcano and Vatnajokull glacier. Here, you can visit the amazing waterfalls Skogafoss, Irafoss and, the secret Kvernufoss. In addition to this, visit the Black beaches of Reynisfjara before continuing all the way to the Jokulsarlon glacial lagoon. You'll also make a stop in Solheimajokull glacier to do an exciting glacier hike for 1.5-hours—a truly amazing experience.
 
Day 3:

Start your day with a visit to the mountain of Vestrahorn, the Viking village in Stokksnes and travel up the Eastern fjords, an area known for its abundance of Reindeer, puffins, and deep fjords. You'll be amazed by views of the towering mountains and visit the unique Petra's Stone Museum in Stodvarfjordur.

Days 4 & 5:

Days 4 and 5 of your tour will be spent in the Borth. Start day 4 with a trip to Dettifoss, the biggest waterfall in Iceland. During the afternoon, spend some time around Lake Mývatn, known for its amazing lava rock formations and geothermal areas. From here, go for scenic hikes through nature, finishing your day with a trip to the Green Lagoon natural baths. On day 5, experience a totally exhilarating whale-watching tour in Husavik and travel to the Godafoss waterfall.

Days 6 & 7:

Days 6 and 7 of your tour will be spent on the western parts of the island. On day 6, visit the rock Hvitserkur and the Icelandic Seal Center near Hvammstangi before heading to Borgarfjordur. Here you will visit Hraunfossar and Barnafossar waterfalls and the Deildartunguhver hot spring. On day 7, the last day of your tour, head to the majestic peninsula of Snæfellsnes where you can find seals, black beaches, and great landscapes. Visit Ytri-Tunga, Arnarstapi, Lóndrangar and Djupalonssandur before visiting Kirkjufell mountain, one of the most popular photography spots in Iceland. During the day you will also get to visit the unique Bjarnarhofn Shark Museum. The complete Iceland tour arrives back to Reykjavik at around 8:30 PM.
Includes
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off in Reykjavik
  • English-speaking guide
  • 7-day minibus tour around Iceland with a maximum of 19 passengers
  • Accommodation with breakfast for 6-nights in guesthouse/hostel in double rooms with shared bathrooms
  • Glacier hike (1.5 hours)
  • Whale-watching tour (3 hours)
  • Entrance to the Shark Museum in Bjarnarhofn
  • Entrance to the Green Lagoon natural baths
  • Entrance to the area of Stokksnes and Vestrahorn
  • Entrance to the Icelandic Seal Center in Hvammstangi
  • Entrance to the Stone Museum in Stodvarfjordur
  • All necessary equipment for the glacier hike
  • Free Wi-Fi on bus
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch and dinner (scheduled stops are made throughout the tour for meals)

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• Be sure to bring warm and waterproof clothes
• Hiking shoes can be rented for a small additional fee on the day of the tour
• The maximum number of passengers on the tour will be 19, allowing for a more personal and enjoyable experience
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Product ID: 205057