Locations in the Golden Circle

Find interesting locations in the Golden Circle. Use the Filters on the left side of this page and the map here below to help you find what you are looking for. The Golden Circle is the most popular route in Iceland. Here you can find everything from the most popular locations to the best hidden gems.

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Gullfoss waterfall is one of the top attractions in Iceland. Located in the Golden Circle it is a must visit for every traveler.
Thingvellir National Park is one of the most popular attractions in Iceland and a part of the most travelled route, the Golden Circle.
Geysir geothermal area is the most popular geyser in the world. All other geysers are named after this Geysir.
Faxi Waterfall is located on the Golden Circle. When planning a Golden Circle tour, consider adding Faxi to your itinerary.
One of the many secret hot springs of Iceland, Hrunalaug hot spring is a small, hidden hot spring pool that is not known to many people.
Basic Information A waterfall with a world-class panoramic view, laying eyes on Háifoss will feel like redemption from all materialistic things of life. The picturesque...
Previous Next Þjóðveldisbærinn (Commonwealth Farm) is a replica of Viking-era farmstead in Iceland. It is located in Thjorsardalur valley near Road 32 in Arnessysle County....
Previous Next Originating from 25 km Laxá í Kjós river, The Thorufoss has the largest of the many rapids and cascades that run towards Hvalfjörður...
Hjálparfoss waterfall is located in the extended version of the Golden Circle, on your way to the highlands. Hjálparfoss translates to the helpful waterfall.
Previous Next Basic Information One may think that at a place like Iceland where powerful huge waterfalls, blazing volcanoes, and vibrant blue-white glaciers are at...
Basic Information In some secluded places in Iceland, you can find a small spot such as a small oasis.  Fossabrekkur is one of these places...
Previous Next Basic Information Iceland is a place that is known for its mysterious, brutal yet serene and exquisite nature that attracts travelers, globetrotters, adventure...
Basic Information Situated within the Þingvellir National Park in Southwest Iceland, the Öxarárfoss waterfall is one of the best-known waterfalls of Iceland. Like every other...
Basic Information Iceland has always been a fascinating place that attracts the globetrotters and adventure seekers across the world. The fact that Iceland is a...
Kerið Crater is considered to be the stunning and most beautiful crater in Iceland. Located in south Iceland it is a must see on your trip.
Helgufoss is one of the country’s most picturesque and serene waterfalls located very close to the capital city of Reykjavik.
The Secret Lagoon is a natural geothermal area located in the Golden Circle. It is the perfect stop after visiting Gullfoss and Geysir.
Previous Next Basic Information Located in Þingvellir National Park The gap formed between the North American and Eurasian tectonic plates.  One of the top five diving...
Previous Next Basic Information Almannagjá is a beautiful narrow valley situated in Þingvellir National Park. The awe-inspiring gorge marks the tip of the tectonic plate...
Brúarhlöð Canyon is one of the hidden gems of the Golden Circle. This canyon is used for river rafting and is popular for local sightseeing.
Brúarfoss waterfall is a beautiful location in the Golden Circle of Iceland. Once an easy to reach waterfall, now it requires some hiking.
Basic Information Iceland is one of the most beautiful travel destinations that you need to visit at least once in your lifetime. Iceland represents nature...
Previous Next Basic Information The second-largest Icelandic glacier, Langjökull, is located in west Iceland. The name Langjökull means “long glacier”, and it is truly a...
Marteinslaug hot spring is a secret that is known by locals or only a few lucky travelers who took the less-traveled gravel road even though it is located close to one of the most popular tourist destinations in Iceland, Geysir.
Friðheimar Tomato Farm is a unique restaurant in the Golden Circle, Iceland. The menu offers fresh organic tomato soup.

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