Many regard Iceland as the most beautiful country in the world. On one tiny island, there is an unmatched collection of natural wonders. Visitors will enjoy the spectacular site from volcanoes, glaciers, lava fields, and black sands and beaches alongside valleys and mountains, all within walking distance.
Because of this, trying to schedule a trip to Iceland can become challenging or even daunting. What are you doing and what are you going to leave? So much to see and to experience that it can seem almost impossible to find a spot for everything during one holiday.
1. Take an off-road buggy around the Golden Círcle
The Golden Circle is one of Iceland’s most popular roads. But why don’t those visitors do anything other than what? An alternate route should only be used by vehicles that can be driven off-road rather than driving a car around the road. This adventure is literally off course and could be one of trip to Iceland’s most thrilling adventures.
You can climb with a buddy into your all-terrain two-seater vehicle and drive on the wild side. The Hill Road
2. Get into a sleeping volcano
Thrihnukagigur is Earth’s rare volcano where the magma chamber can be reached. You ever did that? Otherwise, you have to! On a 120 m (393 ft.) journey under the earth, this memorial experience will take you to a massive, vibrant magma chamber, waiting for you!
Around 4,000 years ago there was the last eruption in Thrihnekagigur. The interior remains today an unbelievable attraction and a geological marvel. The Magma Chamber is wide enough to fit the Statue of Liberty comfortably into it. But it doesn’t have to look at the scale alone.
3. Bathe in Reykjadalur’s hot geothermal river
A wide variety of water sources and natural baths can be found in Iceland, from hot ponds to the world-renowned spas, designed to taste the amazingly blue hot water. Reykjadalur valley is filled up with hot springs and pools of mud. The valley is just 45km from Reykjavík, the city of Reykjavík. Not shocking, since the name of the valley means “steam valley.”
The key reason many come to the Reykjadalur Valley is not because of the hot springs or the mud-beaches, but because of the damp and warm river, where you can swim through the valley middle.
4. Go snorkelling or dive between the Silfra Fissure tectonic plates
Scuba diving and snorkelling are sports that you can enjoy worldwide, but Iceland is the only place on Earth where you can do this in the distance between two mainland dishes. The new, clear water of Silfra Fissure, a natural rift created among the North American and Eurasian plates.
Touring the beauty of Silfra Fissure from all over the world to Iceland. Not only does Silfra have the purest fresh water and the most visible underwater worldwide, since it is situated between the two continental plates.
5. Go to the Atlantic for a swim
It is an activity that is slowly gaining in popularity though swimming in the cold North Atlantic does not appear to be too enticing at first. For hundreds of years the Icelandic people have dipped into these waters, and the tradition continues.
In addition to the invigorating adventure, swimming in the North Atlantic is also a rumour. In winter it can go up to 12-15 degrees (53-59 degrees F) although it can be less than 0 degrees F (32 degrees F).
6. View the helicopter in Iceland from above
The Icelandic country may be very small, but there’s plenty to see. If you want to travel around a trip to Iceland by car, it may take days to see all these lovely sights. However, all of Iceland’s most enticing secrets will fit into a fantastic trip.
How easier is Iceland than by helicopter to see from above? A helicopter tour does not nurture you the most beautiful views and you have access to otherwise unattainable places, but also gives you access to the crowd while sitting comfortably.
7. Go to a glacier to snowmobile
The snowmobile is undoubtedly one of Iceland’s most thrilling sports. The country is offered with a range of unbelievable virgin ice caps, which can be easily explored on a snowmobile at high speeds without any physical effort.
You can launch the unique experience of flying through a stunning ice cap through a twist on your wrist. The motor’s son and panoramic views will definitely create a long-lived memory. The wind on your face
8. Visit the Throne Video movie locations
The country has an extra incentive for you to visit those Trip to Iceland tourists who are also fans of the HBO series Game of Thrones. For several scenes of the epic TV series, Iceland was the shooting place for those needing ice and snow like north of the Wall.
Many of these places are very similar to Ring Road and are easy to reach. These are popular places often visited by visitors for reasons other than Game of Thrones. Some other sites, however, cannot be reached as easily.
9. Check out the lava field on horseback
The Icelandic is definitely the most popular four-legged resident in Iceland. The small size, short legs, and muscular bodies of this isolated race are recognized. It is also known for its five gaiting, its ability to withstand, and reliability in the harsh Icelandic environment.
The horse Iceland holds a significant place in the traditional lifestyle as an animal that has been an important transport system and also a tool used for working once. Today, however, these lovely creatures are mainly used for recreation and nature.