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Your local guide at Geysir

Your local guide at Geysir

Duration:1 hour total
Languages:Offered in English and Norwegian

About your host

I grew up on a farm with animals and have also University degrees in outdoor life education. I'm passioned about sharing our culture and way of living. I have been working as a teacher for many years and guiding people in nature, both kids and grandmothers. If You would like to experience the magnificent nature and the culture that is everywhere at Geysir and Gullfoss? Then You are at the right…
Gunnar
Gunnar
Gunnar
Gunnar

What we’ll do

I will guide You through the history of Geysir and not only give You the geological explanation but also sher with You the history of these places. For example, the history behind the Kings-rocks and how a Lord and a whiskey distiller from Ireland are connected to Geysir. Did You know that Icelanders used to and some still use hot springs for cooking food?

What else you should know

Remember warm clothing and good boots.

What to bring

Warm and waterproof outdoor life clothing and boots, the weather in Iceland is unpredictable.

Where you'll be

Geysir hot spring area plus get to know the history of the nearby places like the woods of Haukadalur and Gullfoss. Also, will there be a possibility, if guests request it, to visit a nearby farm, but that would be one more hour plus extra fee.

Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 10 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

More tips

Remember warm clothing and good boots.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Gunnar
Your local guide at Geysir
New experience
$17/person
New experience
$17/person