This best-selling tour of Iceland’s most famous landmarks includes a visit to Fridheimar greenhouse. It’s the classic Golden Circle with a sustainable twist!
The tour starts with a visit to Fridheimar greenhouse where you will learn about the magical methods of managing pests by using biological methods. You will also learn how to grow delicious tomatoes in an eco-friendly way with the aid of geothermal heat, which Iceland has in abundance.
After Fridheimar, your group will stop at Geysir geothermal area. The Strokkur geyser shoots a column of water up to 30 meters (98 ft.) into the air every 4-8 minutes in a thrilling display of nature’s forces.
The visit continues with Gullfoss waterfall, created by the Hvita river, which tumbles and plunges into a crevice some 32 m (105 ft.) deep.
You will also visit the historical and geological wonder that is Thingvellir National Park. Here the American and Eurasian tectonic plates are pulling apart at a rate of a few centimeters per year. Thingvellir is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
- Geysir Geothermal Area
- Gullfoss Waterfall
- Thingvellir National Park
- Fridheimar Greenhouse
- Bus fare
- Professional local guidance
- Free Wi-Fi on coach
- Admission to Fridheimar greenhouse
Optional: Tomato soup and Bloody Mary cocktail can be added at Fridheimar
- Tour Pick-up/Drop-off
- Meals, refreshments, beverages
- Language departures: English – Daily; German – Thursday; Scandinavian – Friday
- The tour operator reserves the right to alter routes without prior notice, due to road conditions