Iceland’s dazzling glacial landscapes, thermal pools and ominous volcanoes are endlessly captivating, and it’s the ideal terrain for adventurous travelers to explore. Don’t want to miss anything? Put your guidebook to one side and instead print out this list of 40 unforgettable experiences to have in Iceland.
Category: Things To Do
May 5, 2015
Iceland may be small, but its dramatic scenery is hard to beat, and the vast, glacial landscape is dotted with hundreds of waterfalls of all shapes and sizes. From jaw-droppingly beautiful natural wonders to Europe’s most powerful falls, here are five of Iceland’s best waterfalls.
April 20, 2015
On a map,the Westfjords appears to reach its gnarled fingers into the North Atlantic from the northwest corner of Iceland. It’s one of the most remote regions in the country – fewer than 4% of Iceland’s tourists make it there due to the long drive, short tourist season (snow can arrive by September and last until June) […]
April 7, 2015
As the world’s northernmost capital and the gateway to some of the world’s most spectacular landscapes, Reykjavík has plenty of unique selling points and the enchanting city is the perfect destination for an action-packed family holiday. There are endless things to do in Reykjavík with kids and many of the city’s top attractions are suitable for all ages, especially if you like exploring the outdoors.
April 3, 2015
Winter may be coming, but more importantly, so is the season 5 premiere of Game of Thrones.
March 10, 2015
A 232km ring road looping around North Iceland’s top attractions, the Diamond Circle offers a dazzling introduction to the northern wilderness, dotted with jaw-dropping natural wonders. As the main transport hub of the north, Akureyri is the best starting point for exploring the Diamond Circle, where it’s possible to rent a car, take a self-drive tour or join a multi-day guided tour. You’ll need around 4 days to take in all the sights en-route, but it’s possible to take in top attractions like Myvatn Lake or the waterfalls as part of a day tour too.