Reykjavik Day Tours

Reykjavik day tour

If you have limited time in Reykjavik, a day tour can be the best way to experience Iceland’s highlights. Day tours from Reykjavik can include activities like visiting Perlan’s lava, ice, and Northern Lights exhibits, Hallsgrimkirkja church, shopping, whale-watching, puffin cruises, and more. These tours also take you to other popular destinations outside of Reykjavik such as Borgarnes and the Jokulsarlon glacier lagoon, and provide the convenience of having someone else do the driving so you can relax and enjoy your vacation.More info

Cultural Capitals: Day Tours Through Reykjavik’s Historic Highlights

If exploring a crater lake, a waterfall, and a geyser sounds like your kind of trip, consider taking the Golden Circle tour. This is one of the most popular day trips from Reykjavik, and it offers a great opportunity to witness the exact point where the North American and Eurasian tectonic plates meet. You’ll also visit the Thingvellir National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site where you can see the location of the world’s first parliament, and the Geysir and Gullfoss geysers. You can even opt to add a visit to the Secret Lagoon, a geothermal hot spring in Fludir, to this tour.

Ready for the next level of Iceland adventure? Try a glacier hike and explore the inside of an ice cave on this fun Reykjavik day tour. You’ll climb into the ice tunnel of the Raufarholshellir glacier, which is a man-made cave on a pristine glacier in Vatnajokull, Europe’s largest glacier. You can also add a visit to the Hraunfossar waterfall and the Deildartunguhver hot spring in this itinerary.