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An Unexpected Bonus!

Really cool tour with lots of personal touches and a great guide. We stopped off on our last day... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Barney H
Nice detour on the way to Geysir

We saw and read about this online and decided to visit on the way to Geysir. It's a museum... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Scratch_Monkey
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Can you imagine how it is to live in a cave? Well less than 100 years ago a normal Icelandic family did! The Caves have been renovated the way they looked when the last Cave People in Iceland lived there only a Century ago. Join us in a Guided tour...more
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Haholt 2c, Laugarvatn 840, Iceland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Really cool tour with lots of personal touches and a great guide. We stopped off on our last day and it was the perfect ending to the trip and something very different from everything we'd seen before. Highly recommended!

Thank Barney H
Reviewed 3 days ago

We saw and read about this online and decided to visit on the way to Geysir. It's a museum dedicated to the people who lived or used this cave in the cliff from the original Viking farmers up to about 100 years ago when a...More

Thank Scratch_Monkey
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We arrived here not really knowing what to expect. We ended up doing the tour around the cave and were pleasantly surprised by the interesting story, the enthusiastic guide and how nicely they renovated the cave. It’s a very cosy place and very cool that...More

Thank sarahhoes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this gem on Route 37 from Geysir back to Selfoss. Entertaining guided tour of the last inhabited cave in Iceland and coffee with homemade cakes after. 10/10

Thank Jenga_7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here on a whim just to have a look at it and were very surprised about what we found. The guide was excellent and was well worth the stop.

Thank Walter T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found this place by chance. What an interesting find! We did the cave tour with our most gracious, pleasant and informative tour guide, Rajeev. We absolutely loved him! We enjoyed captivating stories about the cave and its inhabitants, great conversation, and tea and coffee....More

Thank Melissa F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the cave and also lava tube. It was a very interesting experience with a great guide Rajeev. I can only recommend

Thank OnAir90574
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved visiting the cave and hearing the stories of the families who used to live there. Very knowledgeable guide who made us feel very welcome. Our son enjoyed drinking the rain water which had been filtered by the cave! We felt like we had...More

Thank ourgirlinthenorth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great tour there and learned a ton about local history from the tour - strongly recommend going and taking the tour, it was wonderful!

Thank ClaytonSmithNM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

With no intention we popped off the road to ‘quickly’ visit the habitat of the cave man. What a surprise. Being totally alone as a family we sort of experienced the special treatment. Of course only after a dark frightening ‘ hello’ after entering the...More

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