Geysir Excursions

Geysir Excursions, summer 2015

Horseback riding

Various tours from 1 hour to several days and most of them suitable for  everyone. Among others we offer tours in the Geysir area,  to the amazing lava fields, to Gullfoss, along the canyon and out in the Icelandic wilderness. Equipment can be rented and all tours are led by an experienced guide. Please  contact us for prices and booking.

ATV Adventure

Various tours are offered. The 1 hour tour goes to Haukadalur Forest, through clear rivers  up to the hills with  views to Langjökull Glacier, Hekla Volcano and Kerlingarfjöll. The longer tours  go  up to Langjökull Glacier. ISK 12.000 p.p. per hour/2 pax per scooter. Surcharge ISK 3000/hour at only 1 person.

Snowscooter Adventure at Langjökull Glacier

The trained glacier guides will be in charge on this one-hour tour on Langjökull,  Iceland’s second biggest glacier with staggering views in clear weather. From here one can see the steep Eiríksjökull glacier, the highest mountain in west Iceland, the dome shaped Hofsjökull glacier and the Kerlingafjöll Mountain range. The right equipment is included the price.

Geothermal Spa Area

The first swimming pool at Hotel Geysir came about already in 1927 and was  renovated during winter 2013 with  natural geothermal water, 35 - 40 °C. The indoor hot tub has glass ceilings which allow you to enjoy the northern lights during winter. When accomodated at Hotel Geysir the entrance to the spa area is free.

River rafting - Golf - Fishing 

The Geysir area has so many  exciting things to offer! You are welcome to book excursions at the reception at Hotel Geysir or with us. E.g. an adventurous river rafting at the river Hvita near Gullfoss, a joyful day at the 9-hole golf course near the hotel or an exceptionel fishing experience in the local rivers surrounded by great nature. 

Helicopter sightseeing

The Helicopter Service of Iceland offers sightseeing tours from Geyser including Gullfoss Waterfall, the Langjökull Glacier and Laxárgljúfur Canyon. These 3 tours are standard and tailor-made tours  are optional.                Prices from ISK 39.0000 pr. person,                based on minimum of 4 passengers.

Haukardarlur Forest Hiking

This is the largest national forest in South Iceland  nearby the Geysir area. An ideal place for hiking  with marked paths especially designed for wheelchairs. Barbeque can be arranged for groups.  The church in Haukardarlur is from 1842 and  the oldest wooden church in the country.