Golden Grand Slam - River Rafting & Golden Circle
Available May 15th - September 11th / Winter Edition
The trip starts with a stop at Þingvellir National park. Þingvellir is a UNESCO
world heritage site and the original birthplace of the oldest existing
parliament in the world. In addition it is the place where the great tectonic
plates of America and Europe meet and the rift valley is clearly
Next we walk through the geothermal area of Geysir, the home of
the one and only Geysir. There the ground gurgles, bubbles and super heated
water escapes from the ground with enormous force. Next we stroll down to
Gullfoss, the undisputed queen of Icelandic waterfalls. Gullfoss is an amazing
sight, the water rushes down three steps of lava layers with breathtaking power
Drumbó, river rafting base camp, is our following stop and there we eat lunch before
heading out for a great rafting trip on Hvítá river. Afterwards the showers and
sauna are at hand before entering the road again back to Reykjavík.
trip has it all; stunning natural beauty, interesting history, amazing
geological wonders and a great rafting adventure!
Pick up time
09:00 - 09:30 at your hostel/guesthouse/hotel
Duration of trip
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays
add 2000 to exhange rafting for canoeing.
Pick up and transport. Lunch & guides.
We recommend you dress according to weather. For the river rafting bring bathing suit, towel, a warm sweater and something to change into after the tour.
All trips are undertaken on the responsibility of its participants. Reykjavik Backpackers and/or the tour operator do not assume any responsibility for accidents which are caused by its customers or can be traced to their own actions. Participants have to sign a waiver before undertaking all trips stating that they realize that all outdoor activities carry an inherit risk.