Containing the site of the former parliament of Iceland, Thingvellir National Park serves as a historical landmark set in a beautiful landscape. Part of the Golden Circle, the park is one of the most visited attractions in the country. The national park was founded in 1930 to protect the former parliament, which dates to 930 CE, as well as the natural land surrounding it. Explore the park's highlights, including the Mid-Atlantic ridge, where the Eurasian and North American plates meet, and the largest natural lake in the country. The park has facilities for hiking, camping, and even scuba diving in Silfra Lake. By using our Thingvellir trip builder website , you can arrange your visit to Thingvellir National Park and other attractions in Thingvellir.
Tours to Thingvellir National Park
Golden Circle Classic Day Trip from Reykjavik BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $58
Duration: 7 hours
Small-Group Golden Circle Tour and Secret Lagoon Visit from Reykjavik BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $97
Duration: 8 hours
Grand Golden Circle Day Trip from Reykjavik BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $55
Duration: 8 hours 30 minutes
Thingvellir National Park Reviews
Pingvellir of Thingvellir nationaal park is heilige grond voor de IJslanders. Hier vonden eeuwenlang volksverzamelingen plaats en het landschap is van een bijna onaardse schoonheid. Voor mindervaliden... more »Pingvellir or Thingvellir National Park is sacred ground for icelanders. Here, folk collections took place for centuries and the landscape is of an almost unearthly beauty. For disabled people, parts of the park are not or difficult to reach, but it is also difficult for others to reach places but are very worthwhile. We were in the park during our Golden Circle tour and didn't want to miss any of it. We were rewarded twice and cross for our efforts. You really can't miss this.
Из двух дней поездок по острову, это была последняя локация. Впечатлила больше всего ) Хотя увидели масштабнее, но этот парк - нечто особенное. Здесь можно увидеть Срединно-Атлантический хребет на суш... more »Of the two days of trips around the island, this was the last location. Impressed the most) Although saw more large-scale, but this park - something special. Here you can see the Mid-Atlantic Ridge on land, rifts and cracks. Gorgeous rivers. For fans of "Game of Thrones" there are also recognizable places, according to guidebooks and guides)
The landscape was just so wonderful!! It was so beautiful and all. I had such a great experience and this had helped me inspire ;)
A must when visiting Iceland. Absolutely gorgeous and awe inspiring national park. No wonder it’s a UNESCO world heritage site. Loved it!
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