4-Day Private Tour of Iceland: Golden Circle, Highlands and South Coast

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In this exciting four-day tour of Icelandyou will have the opportunity to explore some of the natural wonders most spectacular sights on the island. The journey begins with the meeting point at Reykjavík City Hall, where you will be greeted by your expert guide. The first stop is the Þingvellir National Park, a UNESCO site which offers breathtaking views and the chance to explore ancient hiking trails. Afterwards, you will visit Geysirwith its impressive geysers and hot springs, and Gullfossa majestic waterfall set in a canyon.

Continuing the journey, you will immerse yourself in the remote and fascinating Icelandic Highlands. Visit Haifossone of the highest waterfalls in Iceland, and explore the impressive canyon of Mröldugljúfur. L'Landmannalaugar geothermal area will be another unmissable stop, with its colourful landscapes and hot springs.

The third day will be dedicated to theexploring the south coast of Iceland. You will visit the glacial lagoon of Jökulsárlónwhere you can admire the floating icebergs, and the Diamond Beach, known for its black sand and icebergs beached on the shore. Afterwards, you will explore the canyon of Fjaðrárgljúfur and, if conditions permit, you will have the opportunity to visit the Katla Ice Cave.

On the fourth day, the tour will take you to the glacier Sólheimajökullwhere you will have the opportunity to walk on the ice and admire its formations. Afterwards, you will visit the spectacular waterfalls of SkóGafoss and Seljalandsfoss before concluding the adventure and returning to Reykjavík.

This tour offers a unique experience to immerse yourself in Iceland's natural beauty, guided by local experts who know every corner of the island. At the end of the adventure, you will not only indelible memoriesbut also a profound understanding of the extraordinary nature of this fascinating Nordic country.



Dressing up adequately for a trip to Iceland means being prepared for variable weather, which can quickly change from sunny to windy and rainy, even in the course of a single day. The ideal is to dress in layers, with a breathable base layer, one intermediate layer suitable for thermal insulation (fleece or wool jumpers) and one outer layer as a technical, windproof outer jacket. Visit our blog for a dedicated article.

There is no ideal season to visit Iceland, the right answer is all year round. In summer the climate becomes pleasantly mild and the days are getting longer considerably, offering more time for visits. However, for those who wish enjoying the wonders of southern Icelandthe months of May and September represent excellent opportunities, with still favourable weather conditions and less crowding.
For those who aspire to experience the enchantment of theNorthern Lights in Iceland and experience the unique atmosphere of days dominated by twilight, it is advisable to plan your trip between October and April, when the Icelandic night is painted in magical colours.

Surprisingly the temperatures in Iceland are milder than a traveller might think. The average temperature varies between 10°C and 15°C throughout the year, making the Icelandic climate surprisingly cosy. However, it is the cold wind to represent the island's real climatic challengegiving it its characteristic wild touch. If you are planning your trip and want more time at your disposal, the summer months prove to be the ideal time to visiting Icelandless rainfall and a greater chance of enjoying the midnight sun in Iceland elevate the travel experience, giving you unforgettable views in a unique light.

To enter Iceland no tourist visa required. From the European Union and in particular identity card from Italy is sufficientAlternatively, it is of course always possible to use the passport.

L'Icelandic, the country's official language, is actually derived from ancient Norwegian dialects, brought to the island by settlers from western Norway. Today, about 320,000 people speak Icelandica language rich in history and tradition. Despite this, there is no need to worry about language barriers: our experienced guides are fluent in both English that in Italian.

During the winter months, theIceland is transformed into an enchanted realm of ice e snow, making the crampons an indispensable accessory for those who wish to explore its wonders without slipping or falling. In summer they are only necessary if you decide to buy one of our glacier tours, but we can provide them for you, so you won't need to pack them.

Iceland's official currency is the Icelandic Krona (ISK). At tourist attractions and in Reykjavík, the euro may be accepted, but for those who prefer to pay in cash, it is convenient to change into Icelandic krona, as the euro has a higher value and the krona tends to fluctuate significantly in the market.

A 4-day tour of the South Coast, Golden Circle and Icelandic Highlands

Contact us and you can schedule a video call with Valerio Papetti, the founder of Iceland Adventures Tours, to ask him all the questions you need to prepare your private 4-day experience in Iceland.