Iceland

Iceland Attractions

Page: | 1 | 2 | Next

Akurey Island (Puffin Island)

Only about a half-mile off Reykjavik, in the fjord Kollafjordur, lie six islands, two of which have puffin colonies, Akurey and Lundey. Akurey has the largest ...  Read more

Blue Lagoon

The Blue Lagoon is a unique wonder of Iceland, a result of all that volcanic activity the small island is so famous for. In the middle of the weird and ...  Read more

Geysir Geyser

Geysers are spectacular and never fail to fill us with excitement and wonder at the nature of this planet we live on. Shooting hot water into the air if and ...  Read more

Golden Circle Route

Iceland is spectacular and so is the Golden Circle Route. The wide open landscapes are like nothing you've ever seen before. Actively volcanic, this inland ...  Read more

Gulfoss Waterfall

Gullfoss is a massive waterfall on the river Hvita which originates in the glacial lake Langjokull. Gullfoss means 'golden falls' because the glacial sediment ...  Read more

Thingvellir National Park

This rocky, hilly volcanic landscape in the southwestern countryside was made Iceland’s first national park in 1928, and a UNESCO site in 2004. A deeply ...  Read more

Akureyrarkirkja

One of the city’s most unique landmarks, Akureyrarkirkja, or Akureyri Church, is perched on a hilltop above the town center and serves as the town’s most ...  Read more

Akureyri Museum

The city’s namesake museum focuses on the history of Akureyri, the Eyjafjörður fjord and the region’s former inhabitants, displaying a sizable ...  Read more

Arbaer Open-Air Folk Museum (Arbaejarsafn)

Quaint old buildings have been uprooted from their original sites and rebuilt at the  Árbæjarsafn or Arbaer Open-Air Folk Museum, a kind of zoo for ...  Read more

Bessastadir

One of Iceland’s most impressive buildings, located in Alftanes, just outside Reykjavik, the Bessastadir is the official residence of the Icelandic president. ...  Read more

Dettifoss

With an immense 500 cubic meters of water falling each second, Dettifoss is the most powerful waterfall in Europe, and one of Iceland’s most extraordinary ...  Read more

Gjastykki

For those looking to venture off-the-beaten-track, the rift valley of Gjástykki makes a worthwhile side trip from the Mývatn area or Akureyri - a ...  Read more

Hallgrimur's Church (Hallgrimskirkja)

Reykjavík's most attention-seeking building is the immense concrete church Hallgrímskirkja, or Hallgrimur's Church, star of a thousand postcards ...  Read more

Hveragerdi

One of the final stops on South Iceland’s famous Golden Circle route and just 45 km from Reykjavik, the green-living town of Hveragerdi harbors a wealth of ...  Read more

Hverir

With its gurgling mud pools, hissing steam vents and plumes of volcanic rock, it’s easy to see why the Hverir geothermal area was chosen as one of the ...  Read more

Page: | 1 | 2 | Next

Viator uses cookies to improve your experience on our website. Learn more about how we use cookies and how to change your cookie settings | Close message