South Iceland

Majestic waterfalls, erupting geysers, black sandy beaches and stunning views

South Iceland

Majestic waterfalls, erupting geysers, black sandy beaches and stunning views

South Iceland, Iceland Travel Guide

Come for:

  • The Golden Circle tour, which covers three of the most iconic locations in Iceland: Gullfoss waterfall, Strokkur geysir and the historical UNESCO site Thingvellir National Park
  • Majestic and picturesque waterfalls along the Ring Road, including the popular Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss falls
  • Unique black sand beaches surrounded by unusual rock formations and a spectacular sapphire-coloured ocean (Reynisfjara)
  • Stunning views from Fjadrargljufur canon - here it’s clear why Iceland has become a premiere film location for many Hollywood movies
  • The Laugavegur trail, a true hiker’s paradise of rocky deserts, jagged mountain peaks and beautiful lakes - one of the most extraordinary trails in the world

Do not expect

  • Lots of ocean swimming - stick to the numerous geothermal pools, natural baths and hot springs found across the country
  • A bustling city center - the largest city has a population of only ~7,000 people (Selfoss)
  • To escape the tourist crowds during the day, so get up early to hit the sites
South Iceland, Iceland Travel Guide

Come for:

  • The Golden Circle tour, which covers three of the most iconic locations in Iceland: Gullfoss waterfall, Strokkur geysir and the historical UNESCO site Thingvellir National Park
  • Majestic and picturesque waterfalls along the Ring Road, including the popular Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss falls
  • Unique black sand beaches surrounded by unusual rock formations and a spectacular sapphire-coloured ocean (Reynisfjara)
  • Stunning views from Fjadrargljufur canon - here it’s clear why Iceland has become a premiere film location for many Hollywood movies
  • The Laugavegur trail, a true hiker’s paradise of rocky deserts, jagged mountain peaks and beautiful lakes - one of the most extraordinary trails in the world

Do not expect

  • Lots of ocean swimming - stick to the numerous geothermal pools, natural baths and hot springs found across the country
  • A bustling city center - the largest city has a population of only ~7,000 people (Selfoss)
  • To escape the tourist crowds during the day, so get up early to hit the sites

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