9:00am Lava caving (all gear provided)
Raufarholshellir Lava Tunnel/Cave: Iceland’s most expansive lava tunnel stretches nearly a mile long, and has fascinating characteristics like beautiful columns of light that pour in through shafts that open to the outside. At the end of Raufarholshellir the tunnel branches into three smaller tunnels where magnificent lava falls and formations await.
11:30am Lunch in the Greenhouse Fridheimer (included in cost)
Lunch in the Greenhouse Fridheimar at Fridheimar Farm: This family-run farm and restaurant is known for its outstanding organic tomatoes and rich history of horse-breeding. Visitors flock here to tour the farm’s beautiful greenhouses kept warm year round with geothermal heating. Tomatoes are the star on the menu here, where you find everything from classic tomato soup to exotic tomato schnapps.
1:00pm Geysir and Gullfoss waterfall
Strokkur Geysir: One of the most active Icelandic geyser, Strokkur is capable of shooting water 90 feet high and erupts every five minutes on average. Nearby is one of the most impressive waterfalls in Europe, Gullfoss (Golden Waterfall), from where thousands of tons of icy water from the Langjökull glacier thunder down in a majestic double waterfall.