Day trip

From Reykjavik: Golden Circle and Kerid Crater Trip

4.9 / 5

11 reviews

Activity provider: Holiday Tours
Day trip

From Reykjavik: Golden Circle and Kerid Crater Trip

Activity provider: Holiday Tours

From US$ 109.05 per person

Discover the best of the Golden Circle on this day trip from Reykjavik. See Thingvellir National Park, Gullfoss, Kerid Crater, and all the other classic stops with some handpicked extras.

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Duration 8.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Pickup takes place between 8:30 AM and 9:00 AM, so please be ready at your pickup location at 8:30 AM. Due to traffic restrictions in downtown Reykjavik, your pickup may be from one of the tour bus stops. Please check your email before the tour.


  • Discover the classic stops of the Golden Circle route
  • Take photos of an active geyser erupting
  • Visit the Fridheimar Tomato Farm
  • Learn about the use of local geothermal energy
Full description

Embark on a trip around the beloved Golden Circle, a must-see area you cannot miss during your time in Iceland. Enjoy three stops on the classic route and some staff favorites as extra stops. Visit Kerid Crater (entry included) and try the best tomato soup in the country at the Fridheimar Tomato Farm.

Head to the Thingvellir National Park first. Learn the history behind this park and get a one-of-a-kind opportunity to walk from the European tectonic plate to the North-American one.

Discover the original geyser, Geysir, and its little brother, Strokkur, which is still active today and erupts every 5-8 minutes. Set up your cameras and catch this spectacular activity.

Then, see Gullfoss, the golden waterfall, and spot the Langjökull glacier on the horizon if it’s sunny enough. Stop at Fridheimar Tomato Farm to learn about the use of local geothermal energy and experience how this process works.

Before the end of the trip, visit another secret staff favorite: the Kerid volcanic crater in the Grímsnes area. Marvel at the caldera that’s 55-meters deep and 270-meters wide. At the bottom, find an amazing aquamarine blue lake.

  • Pickup and drop-off
  • Driver-guide
  • Kerid entry
  • Wi-Fi
  • Lunch costs at Fridheimar Tomato Farm

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Important information

What to bring

  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • Due to traffic restrictions in downtown Reykjavik, your pick up may be from one of the tour bus stops
  • Please check your emails before the tour
  • The tour operates in all weather conditions
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Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 11 reviews

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Prachtige rondreis met leuke gids.

September 26, 2022


Very god guiding, interesting. The tomao place far especially

September 18, 2022


September 4, 2022

Product ID: 407851