Trip Planner:   Europe  /  Iceland  /  South Region  /  Thingvellir  /  Nature  /  Thingvellir National Park

Thingvellir National Park, Thingvellir

(2,200+ reviews on the web)
National Park
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. Add Thingvellir National Park to your Thingvellir travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Thingvellir trip itinerary maker.
Create a full Thingvellir itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Thingvellir

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Thingvellir by other users

10 days in Iceland BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Thingvellir BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 13 days in Iceland BY A USER FROM SPAIN June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Iceland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in South Region BY A USER FROM PANAMA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Iceland BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Iceland BY A USER FROM INDIA June, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Iceland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in Iceland & Galway BY A USER FROM COLOMBIA September, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 57 days in Asia, South Pacific, Canada & Europe BY A USER FROM GERMANY August, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 16 days in Iceland BY A USER FROM GERMANY May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in Iceland BY A USER FROM CANADA May, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • With Reykjavik Excursions, the bus parked at the bottom of the fault line and we walked up to the visitors centre at the top via the old parliament. The walk alongside a fault line was amazing in itse...  more »
  • We visited the Thingvellir National park during the winter and the views were spectacular! The trails were easily accessible with plenty of parking. We also went back at night and it was a wonderful p...  more »
  • This wasn't my favorite stop on the Golden Circle, but it was beautiful and full of history and nice little walks. It's a great place to get a sense of the varied landscapes in Iceland. Unlike many of...  more »