5. From Reykjavik: 5-Day Golden Circle & More Camping Adventure
Our 5-day / 4-night camping tour takes you to our most beloved sights or as we like to call them „náttúruperlur / natural pearls“. With an experienced guide by your side, you‘ll get to learn and experience so much more as you visit the Reykjanes peninsula, Snæfellsnes, Þingvellir, Geysir, Gullfoss, Skaftafell, and Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon just to name a few.
First up is Seltún, a geothermal area.
A volcano close by erupted forming a lava field.
It’s the largest mud pool in Iceland.
With a fantastic view over the Atlantic and Valahnúkur mountain breaking down into the ocean.
The bridge between the continents
The bridge connects the European and North American tectonic plates.
We are not going to spoil the origin of the name of this area yet, listen to our guide once you arrive.
The most photographed mountain in the country.
A dormant volcanic crater.
Long ago there was a busy fishing village in this area.
A beautiful and charming fishing village.
A historic church located on the peninsula.
Unlike most of the beaches in Iceland, Ytri-Tunga has golden sand, rather than black.
Our first stop of the day takes us to Þórufoss waterfall.
The first Icelandic parliament was founded here in 930 AD.
Let‘s learn about Iceland‘s renewable energy.
The most famous geyser in the world and the originator of the word itself.
Our next stop is Gullfoss „The Golden Waterfall“.
This waterfall makes up part of the longest river in Iceland.
A vast lava field.
A beautiful and dramatic canyon.
An oasis of diverse landscapes and features.
One of the only six turf churches remaining in Iceland.
It is the most famous glacier lagoon in Iceland.
Named after the clear ice that gathers on the black sand beach.
Day 5 – The South Coast
The surrounding land is very flat so you can walk right up to the wall of water.
This beach was rated in the top ten most beautiful beaches in the world.
Offers a great view of the coastline.
Your guide will bring you behind the waterfall‘s curtain for an amazing experience.