Thingvellir National Park, Thingvellir

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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.
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  • It was 20.30 in July when we have visited there. So here were very few peoples which gave us the opportunity to walk freely, to smell the authentic air, and feel the Vikings camping around. An hour or...  more »
  • Thingvellir is beautiful and there are many places to stop. It is, however, crowded and the Golden Circle road is (understandably) busy.  more »
  • Pingvellir National Park is on the Golden Circle and less than 1 hr from Reykjavik. It was more touristy than I imagined. You can start at the visitor center and walk along the rift where the plates o...  more »

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