Reykjanes Peninsula: A Geothermal Adventure

Reykjanes Peninsula: A Geothermal Adventure

from 208.000 ISK

Season

All year

Pick up time

09:00

Duration

9 hours

Tour ID

Difficulty

Easy

Type

Private Tour

Season

May - Oct

Pick up time

10:00

Duration

About 2 Hours

Tour ID

AT - 07

Difficulty

Moderate

Type

Group

Included

Included

English Speaking Driver Guide

Private Super Jeep transfer

Not Included

Not Included

Refreshments

What to Bring

What to Bring

Warm Clothes

Gloves & hat

Waterproof coat and footwear

Tour Details

Tour Details

New Formed Lava and Geothermal Wonders

Newly formed lava fields await as you embark on an unforgettable journey through the Reykjanes Peninsula, immersing yourself in the raw power and beauty of nature. Here, amidst the rugged terrain, you'll bear witness to the dramatic aftermath of Iceland's ongoing volcanic activity, where molten lava has sculpted the landscape into a mesmerizing tableau of stark contrasts. As you traverse the rugged terrain, prepare to be awestruck by the sheer magnitude and intensity of the newly formed lava fields. The sight of molten rock stretching as far as the eye can see is a testament to the incredible forces at work beneath the Earth's surface.

New Formed Lava and Geothermal Wonders

Newly formed lava fields await as you embark on an unforgettable journey through the Reykjanes Peninsula, immersing yourself in the raw power and beauty of nature. Here, amidst the rugged terrain, you'll bear witness to the dramatic aftermath of Iceland's ongoing volcanic activity, where molten lava has sculpted the landscape into a mesmerizing tableau of stark contrasts. As you traverse the rugged terrain, prepare to be awestruck by the sheer magnitude and intensity of the newly formed lava fields. The sight of molten rock stretching as far as the eye can see is a testament to the incredible forces at work beneath the Earth's surface.

Geological Marvels:

We head next to, Gunnuhver geothermal area, where the earth's fiery depths manifest in a symphony of steam and heat. This surreal landscape is steeped in folklore, with tales of the restless spirit Gunna haunting the bubbling mud pots and steaming vents. As you navigate this otherworldly terrain, be on the lookout for signs of Gunna's ghostly presence, and immerse yourself in the eerie atmosphere that pervades the area. From Gunnuhver, journey to Brimketill, a natural rock pool nestled along Iceland's rugged coastline. This enchanting site is imbued with myth and mystery, with local legends telling of the giantess Oddný who once bathed in its tranquil waters. As you stand amidst the crashing waves and dramatic cliffs, allow yourself to be transported back in time, envisioning the ancient tales that have woven themselves into the fabric of this mystical landscape. Finally, venture forth to Seltún, a captivating geothermal area where the earth's fiery core meets the surface in a dramatic display of bubbling mud pots and steaming vents. Here, the air is thick with the scent of sulfur, and the ground trembles beneath your feet as you witness the raw power of geothermal energy unleashed. Take a leisurely stroll along the wooden boardwalks that wind through this surreal landscape, marveling at the vibrant hues of the mineral-rich waters and the otherworldly beauty that surrounds you.

Geological Marvels:

We head next to, Gunnuhver geothermal area, where the earth's fiery depths manifest in a symphony of steam and heat. This surreal landscape is steeped in folklore, with tales of the restless spirit Gunna haunting the bubbling mud pots and steaming vents. As you navigate this otherworldly terrain, be on the lookout for signs of Gunna's ghostly presence, and immerse yourself in the eerie atmosphere that pervades the area. From Gunnuhver, journey to Brimketill, a natural rock pool nestled along Iceland's rugged coastline. This enchanting site is imbued with myth and mystery, with local legends telling of the giantess Oddný who once bathed in its tranquil waters. As you stand amidst the crashing waves and dramatic cliffs, allow yourself to be transported back in time, envisioning the ancient tales that have woven themselves into the fabric of this mystical landscape. Finally, venture forth to Seltún, a captivating geothermal area where the earth's fiery core meets the surface in a dramatic display of bubbling mud pots and steaming vents. Here, the air is thick with the scent of sulfur, and the ground trembles beneath your feet as you witness the raw power of geothermal energy unleashed. Take a leisurely stroll along the wooden boardwalks that wind through this surreal landscape, marveling at the vibrant hues of the mineral-rich waters and the otherworldly beauty that surrounds you.

Bridge Between Continents

Our last stop is the awe-inspiring Bridge Between Continents, a symbolic footbridge spanning the Álfagjá rift valley. Here, you'll have the unique opportunity to marvel at one of Iceland's most striking geological phenomena and witness the raw power of plate tectonics in action. As you stand upon the bridge, straddling the Eurasian and North American tectonic plates, you'll be immersed in the epicenter of geological history. The significance of this moment is palpable as you gaze out over the vast expanse of the rift valley, where the earth's crust has been stretched and pulled apart by the relentless forces of nature. Take a moment to absorb the enormity of what you're witnessing – the very forces that shape our planet unfolding before your eyes. Feel the ground beneath your feet shift ever so slightly as the tectonic plates continue their slow but steady movement. It's a humbling reminder of the immense power and resilience of the natural world.

Bridge Between Continents

Our last stop is the awe-inspiring Bridge Between Continents, a symbolic footbridge spanning the Álfagjá rift valley. Here, you'll have the unique opportunity to marvel at one of Iceland's most striking geological phenomena and witness the raw power of plate tectonics in action. As you stand upon the bridge, straddling the Eurasian and North American tectonic plates, you'll be immersed in the epicenter of geological history. The significance of this moment is palpable as you gaze out over the vast expanse of the rift valley, where the earth's crust has been stretched and pulled apart by the relentless forces of nature. Take a moment to absorb the enormity of what you're witnessing – the very forces that shape our planet unfolding before your eyes. Feel the ground beneath your feet shift ever so slightly as the tectonic plates continue their slow but steady movement. It's a humbling reminder of the immense power and resilience of the natural world.

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Reykjanes Peninsula: A Geothermal Adventure

from 35.000 ISK

Season

May - Oct

Pick up time

10:00

Duration

About 2 Hours

Tour ID

AT - 07

Difficulty

Moderate

Type

Group