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Reykjavik Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus & The Golden Circle Tour

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Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    Hop-on, hop-off tour: Valid for 24 hours
    Golden Circle Tour: 8 hours (approx)

  • Start time

    Reykjavik hop-on, hop-off tour: Departs from 9:30am to 4:15pm, every 45 minutes

    Since this is an outdoor activity, schedules might just change sometimes. Please check the frequency and bus operating hours on the day of your tour just to be safe.

    Golden Circle tour: 9am

  • Meeting Point

    Reykjavik hop-on, hop-off tour: You can board the bus from any of the stops. However, tour starts from BSÍ Bus Terminal, Vatnsmýrarvegur, 101 Reykjavík, Iceland.

    Golden Circle Tour: BSÍ Bus Terminal, 101 Reykjavík

  • Ending Point

    Reykjavik hop-on, hop-off tour: You can hop off the bus at any of the stops.

    Golden Circle Tour: Same as the start point.

Key Highlights

  • Visit 3 famous Iceland attractions on the Golden Circle tour and see some of the best landscapes in the country
  • Witness the surreal beauty of nature at Gullfoss Waterfall and see the famous Geysir Hot Spring
  • Visit Þingvellir National Park, a place of extraordinary natural beauty
  • Visit the Friðheimar greenhouse cultivation centre and learn about greenhouse horticulture
  • Explore Reykjavik at your own pace on an action-packed hop-on, hop-off bus tour
  • See attractions like Harpa Concert Hall & Conference Centre, the Old Harbour and the Reykjavik City Museum
  • Both printed or smartphone vouchers accepted!
  • While booking, select the day you wish to go for the Golden Circle tour, use your bus ticket on the same day or day after!
  • Enjoy a Reykjavik hop-on, hop-off tour and set off on a Golden Circle tour with this action-packed combo!

Overview

Please Note: You will have your Golden Circle tour on the date chosen when making your reservation. The Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour can then be used the same day or the day after you visit the Golden Circle; once activated, the bus voucher is valid for 24 hours.

Visit top Icelandic attractions and discover the city of Reykjavik on a 24-hour hop-on, hop-off tour with this saver combo!

City Sightseeing Reykjavik Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour:

Board this Hop-on Hop-off Bus to see Reykjavik on your own terms! The Hop-On Hop-Off Tour allows for a flexible experience of the city while making sure you don’t miss any of the sights.

Board the bus at any of the conveniently located stops, hop off for whale spotting or visit the museum, and hop back on when you’re ready. Travel on the bus as much as you like for 24 hours. Witness the famous landmarks and attractions of this modern city and admire the stunning scenery of the surrounding mountains and the ocean. Take in a breath of fresh air on the top deck and marvel at the 360 degrees view of the city.

Informative audio commentary in multiple languages ensures that you don't miss a thing! Hop on and off at more than 15 stops and enjoy the luxury of customizing your own itinerary.

Major Reykjavik attractions covered by the route are:

  • Harpa Concert Hall
  • Reykjavik City Hall
  • The Old Harbour
  • Maritime Museum
  • National Museum
  • Perlan
  • Laugardalur Valley
  • Hofoi House

The Golden Circle & Friðheimar Greenhouse Tour:

Enjoy the famous Golden Circle tour and visit Iceland’s 3 iconic attractions. Visit the picturesque Gullfoss Waterfall, discover the lovely Þingvellir National Park and visit Geysir, the famous hot spring after which all the hot springs have been named.

At Geysir geothermal area, see the geyser Strokkur shoot a column of water up to 30 metres (98 ft.) into the air every 4-8 minutes. Admire the breathtaking Gullfoss waterfall, created by the glacial river Hvítá, that tumbles and plunges into a crevice some 32 m (105 ft.) deep. Spend time at the historical and geological wonder that is the Þingvellir National Park, where the American and Eurasian tectonic plates are pulling apart at a rate of a few centimetres per year.

Additionally, enjoy a visit to the Friðheimar greenhouse cultivation centre and see how delicious, pesticide-free tomatoes are grown with the aid of geothermal heat which Iceland has in abundance.

Inclusions

  • 24-hour hop-on, hop-off bus ticket:
  • Audio guide on bus in English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Swedish, Icelandic
  • Golden Circle Tour:
  • Professional local tour guide
  • Admission to Friðheimar cultivation centre
  • Transfers from the meeting point

Exclusions

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel Transfers (upgrade possible after booking)

Please note

Voucher information: You can show your voucher on your smartphone (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

The date you choose will be the date for the attraction ticket and the hop-on, hop-off ticket can be used on any date.

Individual vouchers for each activity will be shared with customers within 24 hours of booking.

Hop-on, hop-off tour:

Your voucher will be valid for 12 months from the date chosen at the time of booking.

Your health and safety is our top priority. Our local operators ensure all hygiene measures in compliance with official COVID-19 safety guidelines issued by the local government such as sanitization of vehicles, safety distancing and temperature screening of staff as well as guests before the start of the tour. Unfortunately, if anyone is found medically unfit, the tour operator would have to deny admission. For your protection, make sure to carry your own mask and gloves.

Route stops and timings are subject to change.

Reykjavik is a functioning city and weather, traffic and events may occasionally cause disruption.

Golden Circle Tour:

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour to confirm all departure details.

Icelandic weather is unpredictable; we recommend dressing in warm layers and sturdy shoes.

We arrive back to Reykjavík in the afternoon. You choose the date and time you want to go and explore Reykjavík in our Reykjavík Sightseeing Hop On – Hop Off bus.

Indicated return times can vary due to road & weather conditions.

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