Geography

Kinderdijk

The ingenious system of windmills and pumping stations at Kinderdijk has been keeping the soil dry for nearly a thousand years, owing to the Dutch’s water-savvy ways. A visit here will introduce...

Keringhuis Water Management Information Centre

Learn about flood risk management in the Netherlands at the Keringhuis Water Management Information Centre. You’ll discover everything from the 1953 flood disaster to the Delta works and the latest...

FutureLand Port of Rotterdam

Experience the developments in Rotterdam’s newest port area from close quarters. Maasvlakte 2 will not only show you the world’s most modern container terminals and largest sea-going vessels, but...

Urban Renewal in Amsterdam

Urban Renewal in Amsterdam covers a range of community renewal and investment projects, including neighbourhood revitalisation, housing rehabilitation programmes and more. Visit the urban development...
Hveragerdi Geothermal Park

Hveragerdi Geothermal Park

The town of Hveragerdi is home to an active geothermal area where you can boil eggs or bake bread in the hot springs. Examine its mud pots and steaming pools, as well as learn about the area’s...
Boat Tour Around Heimaey

Boat Tour Around Heimaey

Enjoy a 90-minute Viking Tours boat trip around Heimaey for views of the coastline, caves and cliffs and, if you’re lucky, you may spot the occasional whale!
Thingvellir National Park

Thingvellir National Park & Mid-Atlantic Ridge

One of the few places on earth where the Mid Atlantic Ridge is visible above sea level, explore the theory of plate tectonics in Thingvellir National Park as you venture between the rifts in the...
Ice Cream Farm

Ice Cream Farm

Visit Efstidalur II, a family-run working farm and home to some of the tastiest ice cream in Iceland. An ideal inclusion in the Golden Circle day, groups can stop off here on their way to Geysir...
Horse Riding

Horse Riding

Explore rural Iceland by horseback, taking in the scenic countryside on a truly memorable journey. Tours last around 1 hour and are suitable for both experienced and inexperienced riders. You’ll be...
Whale Watching

Whale Watching

Begin your whale watching adventure at Reykjavik’s old harbour, where you’ll travel out by boat in search of Iceland’s magnificent whales. Tours last between 1-3 hours and can be done any time...
Heimaey Ferry

Heimaey Ferry

Take a short ferry ride from the mainland to Heimaey, the largest and only inhabited Westman Island. Transformed after a major fissure eruption in 1973, Heimaey offers the chance to walk across the...
Landmannalaugar

Landmannalaugar

Encounter pumice fields, fissures, lava flows and explosion craters as you enter the wilderness of the interior, passing Mount Hekla en route. Walk amongst a rainbow of colours through black obsidian...