Day Trip

Experience the highlands

Journey to Highland Base for a one-day adventure of hot-spring sightseeing and geothermal bathing in the majestic Kerlingarfjöll wilderness.

Enter another world

Kerlingarfjöll awaits

An amazing day trip that’ll take you into the heart of Iceland’s central highlands. You'll leave Reykjavík behind and head to a thrillseeker's paradise, where you'll explore the incredible Hveradalir hot spring valley, which looks like it's from another planet. And after your hike, if you’ve signed up for lunch, there’ll be a delicious spread waiting for you at Highland Base Restaurant. You'll also get to experience the Highland Baths, a treasure of soothing warmth. By the time you head back to Reykjavík, you’ll be loaded with unforgettable memories of Iceland's wild extremes.


  • 08:00 | Depart from Reykjavík

  • 11:00 | Arrival at Highland Base, welcome greeting, and storytelling from your Activity Host

  • 11:30 | Travel to Hveradalir for self-guided sightseeing

  • 12:45 | Depart from Hveradalir

  • 13:00 | Lunch break at Highland Base Restaurant

  • 15:00 | Relaxation in the Highland Baths

  • 17:00 | Departure from Highland Base for Reykjavík

  • 20:00 | Estimated arrival time in Reykjavík


Price & essentials

  • Price: ISK 29,900 per person

  • Duration: 12 hours

  • Availability: From July 1 to September 30

  • Dining: Lunch not included, but we’ll have reservations for the group

Highlights of your journey

Highland Baths

Relax and unwind in geothermal warmth as you marvel at the breathtaking views.

About the baths

Highland Base Restaurant

With hearty cooking, our restaurant will keep you warm and fueled up for your next adventure.

About the restaurant

Hveradalir Sightseeing

Explore the simmering valleys and sci-fi-like landscape of the Hveradalir geothermal area.


Exciting. Exhilarating. Extraordinary.

Are you ready for an unforgettable adventure?

Book your holiday now and secure your place on our highland journey.