Lava Cave, Hot Springs, Krauma Spa & Waterfalls | Small Group Day Tour

Lava Cave, Hot Springs, Krauma Spa & Waterfalls | Small Group Day Tour
Stalagmites in Víðgelmir lava cave in west Iceland.
Lava Cave, Hot Springs, Krauma Spa & Waterfalls | Small Group Day Tour
Krauma spa , where you can bathe in the waters of Europe's largest hot spring.
Opening of Deildartunguhver hot spring, where unique plants grow in the intense heat.
Hraunfossar falls, streaming in rivulets down from the lava fields of Hallmundarhraun.
Barnafoss falls, near to the Hraunfossar falls, in Borgarfjörður, West Iceland.

Join this tour that will take you to the area of Borgarfjörður with its amazing natural and historic sights. Explore the 1.600 meters long Viðgelmir Lava Cave, admire stunning waterfalls, visit Reykholt the historic site and at the end of the day relax in Krauma SPA powered by Deildartunguhver – the most powerful hot spring in Europe. All admissions are included in this package.

Your tour will start with a free pick up service from your accommodation or nearest meeting point within Reykjavík. Then you will head up north towards the historic site of Reykholt. This place was a background for many Icelandic sagas and is full of unique buildings. There, you will visit the historic Snorralaug, a pool named in honour of the famous Icelandic poet and politician who used to bathe there in the 12th century.

Next you will stop to admire Hraunfossar – a series of waterfalls spread at the distance of almost 900 meters.  They are also called “The Lava Waterfalls” as the waters flow out of the 1000 years old lava field called Hallmundarhraun. Close by is another stunning waterfall – Barnafoss, which literally translates into “The Children's Waterfalls”. 

The highlight of this tour is a visit to Víðgelmir Lava Cave. Once inhabited, today it is the longest and most impressive lava caves accessible for visitors in Iceland.  During the 1,5-hour long expedition, you will see some spectacular lava formations. During winter time, the interior of the cave is covered with ice-stalagmites and stalactites which gives this place a little bit of magic. You will be provided with all needed safety equipment to enjoy this unique experience.

After a day full of adventure, it is time to relax in an Icelandic style. The last stop is at the Krauma SPA built next to the bubbling Deildartunguhver hot spring. There you can soak in one of five geothermal baths, warm up in saunas and rest in the relaxation room. You can also take advantage of an in-water beverage service while admiring spectacular view.

If you want to enjoy the Icelandic nature to the fullest and to witness the beauty of the West of Iceland, then you should book this tour now. In order to provide a more personal experience, the maximum number of guests on this tour is 19 people.

Don't miss this opportunity to see all the best West Iceland has to offer and explore caves, hot springs and waterfalls today. Check availability by choosing a date.

Quick facts

Tour information:
  • Available: Mar. - Dec.
  • Duration: 11 hours
  • Activities: Caving, Sightseeing, Hot Spring Bathing
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Minimum age: 5 years.
  • Languages: English
  • Highlights: Hraunfossar, Deildartunguhver, Borgarfjörður, Reykholt, Barnafoss, Víðgelmir, Krauma Spa
Pickup information:
  • Pickup time : 08:30.

Pickup takes place between 08:30 - 09:00 - so please be ready from 8:30 at your pick up location. Should your pickup location be at a bus stop and you need assistance finding it, seek guidance in your Hotel's reception or contact your tour provider directly.

  • Pick-up and drop-off

  • English guide

  • Free Wi-Fi on minibus

  • Entrance fee to Krauma Geothermal SPA

  • Entrance fee to Viðgelmir Lava Cave

  • Meals

What to bring:
  • Warm clothes

  • Good, sturdy hiking shoes

  • Water

  • Snacks

  • Camera

Good to know:

This tour takes up to 11 hours. Meals are not included, but there will be a stop for lunch and a coffee break in the afternoon.

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