'Game of Thrones' Filming Locations Tour From Reykjavik

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Location: Reykjavik, Iceland

Spend a day exploring some of the incredible locations used in the hit TV series 'Game of Thrones' on this 8-hour tour from Reykjavik. With a professional guide leading the way, follow in the footsteps of the White Walkers at the UNESCO-listed Thingvellir National Park, visit  the breathtaking natural vistas of Lake Thingvallavatn. Then, reimagine one of the most brutal sieges in the show's history at Thjorsárdalur valley. Round-trip transport on a comfortable, fully heated coach is included.


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Start your day with a pickup from your Reykjavik hotel, or make your own way to the prearranged meeting point to join up with your expert guide. Hop aboard your comfortable coach, and set off on a scenic journey through southern Iceland’s rugged terrain. As you travel, listen to your guide talk about the popular Game of Thrones TV series, adapted from George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire novels.

After approximately 40 minutes on the road, arrive at the UNESCO-listed Thingvellir National Park. Hop out of your coach at the gorge of Thingvellir, the stomping ground of the White Walkers and the trail that the savage Wildlings took across the north, to the Wall. Marvel at the fissure in the earth's crust where the European and American tectonic plates slowly drift apart, and take in the expansive Icelandic landscape that stretches around you.

Next, enjoy a brief stop for refreshments (own expense) before continuing on to Nesjavellir, the second largest geothermal power station in the country. While the location hasn’t been featured in Game of Thrones, the site is a highlight on any tour of southern Iceland as it is set amid the breathtaking landscape of Lake Thingvallavatn, Iceland’s largest natural lake. Take a moment to stretch your legs and breathe in the fresh air and stunning scenery.

Then, head to Thjorsárdalur valley. Step out of the coach onto the site where a peaceful farming village was attacked by Wildlings under Tormund and the cannibalistic Thenns. As you explore the area on foot, be reminded of this bloody massacre.

Your tour then concludes back in Reykjavik with a drop-off at the original start point. On route, you’ll also see some of the awe-inspiring scenery that was featured in The Secret Life of Walter Mitty.

Operating Schedule

Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday


8 hours

Departure Point

Your centrally located Reykavik hotel

Departure Time

Pick up from the Hotel is at 9.15am

Return Details

Returns to original departure point at approximately 7pm


Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only) Professional guide Transport by air-conditioned coach


Food and drinks Gratuities (optional)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Christopher A


Our tour guide Dee Dee I believe? was incredibly knowledgeable and enthusiastic. Amazing tour.

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Craig Hadfield


Dee Dee was such a fantastic guide, so enthusiastic and made me laugh most of the day. She knew everything there is worth knowing and really made the tour. Saw some fantastic locations, right out of the series. Can't recommend enough!

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Our guide Astor was very animated and entertaining in telling stories about the filming locations and some history about Iceland along the way. The scenery was beautiful. Three film locations were visited. We made a few extra stops to waterfalls along the way, and even saw a horse performance before heading back to the city. There were some long stretches of drive time before a few of the locations to sneak in a nap on a long day or enjoy more of the Icelandic landscape. There was no food or drink allowed on the bus, but the stops were frequent enough that is was not an issue.

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Great tour, Dee Dee is a very knowledgable guide. It was a shame that we did not get better weather that day. We really enjoyed the monster bus too.

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Fraser P


This was a great tour which I would highly recommend, the guide was first class, really knew his job he made the trip for us.

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Brenda O


Our tour guy was really funny! It makes our tour more enjoyable! Over our expectations!

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Great excursion. DeDe really knows her Game of Thrones and was so animated and fun. She had actual scene photos to show at each film location and the whole story to tell us as well. Well worth the trip and stayed off the beaten path to enjoy the beautiful scenery.

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Guy M


Much better than I and #39;d actually anticipated. We went far off-road at points, to see some spectacular sights. The guide was great, clearly a massive fan and makes sure you and #39;ll see everything you possibly can. Highly recommended.

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Carole B


DeDe was a brilliant guide, I have never watched this but still found it very interesting. was a great day out to be recommended

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Benjamin F


Great guide, great scenery.

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Elizabeth G


Very interesting tour ! Our guide, DeeDee was super enthusiastic and she talked to us about Game of Thrones, but also about facts in Iceland. Very fun and diversified, I loved my experience !

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Ron M


Awesome tour guide and fantastic locations

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Dean F


Highly recommended. Svvan was a great character friendly and knowledgeable about Icelandic history and culture as well as having been an extra and involved with Game of Thrones, went to some nice locations missed by other tours, Pick up and coach excellent

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Patricia K


You don't have to be a Game of Thrones to enjoy the trip. We went to various sites where different noteworthy scenes had been filmed. We also stopped at a Icelandic horse training center and were able to pet the horses.. Both our guide and driver were excellent. Our guide was very informative about the geology of the area plus other interesting facts.

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Robert D


Great tour! We saw several Game of Thrones filming locations in the Reykjavik area with a knowledgeable and friendly guide. It was helpful that this tour was in the afternoon, which meant that I was able to fit it into my schedule instead of wasting my early morning arrival travel day.

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Grant B


This tour was even better than we thought it would be. The driver was great driving the huge bus/truck thing, the guide was smart and funny. The locations were amazing. Great value especially with kids being free! A great day!

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guide was awesome...great tour

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Emily M


This tour was amazing!

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Emily M


This tour was amazing!

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Emma J


The tour was fantastic!!

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Susana G


Excellent tour, knowledgeable guide

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Cheryl V


This was a great scenic tour. Loved the last stop to see the Icelandic horses. What a treat.

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The tour was great! The guide waa so funny and knew so much about the series and the area Sights were breathtaking! Coach pick up is a long time, 6 hour approx, 4 of these hours on the coach plus no lunch provided so pack something!

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Tracy L


Loved our guide!!