5 EPIC DAY TRIPS FROM REYKJAVIK ICELAND YOU CAN’T MISSSpecial thanks to Lotus Car Rental for sponsoring this post. BARNAFOSS & HRAUNFOSSARDistance: 74 miles / 1 hr 30 minsThis day trip gets you to two waterfalls in one spot. THE GOLDEN CIRCLEDistance: 147 miles / 3 hrs 20 minsThis is the most popular day trip from Reykjavik. THE SOUTH COAST PART I: VIKDistance: 112 miles / 2 hrs 20 minsThe second most visited day trip area is the South Coast. Between Vik and Jokulsarlon, there is plenty more to see that’s worth another day trip out.