Top Ten


Iceland offers countless activities, all of which are fascinating, memorable and enjoyable. Your choice will, of course, depend on your personal preferences, but here’s a list of activities that are always found at the top of the popularity lists compiled by travellers to Iceland.

♦ Touring a glacier in a super-jeep, or snowmobiling and hiking on a glacier in Iceland

♦ Experiencing the stunningly beautiful Icelandic nature on an Icelandic horse-riding tour

♦ Taking a boat ride in the wondrous iceberg-filled Jökulsárlón (Jokulsarlon) glacial lagoon

♦ Viewing the glacier-covered Icelandic volcanoes, such as the legendary Hekla or Eyjafjallajökull (Eyjafjallajokull)
  and the mythical stratovolcano Snæfellsjökull (Snaefellsjokull)

♦ Visiting Þingvellir (Thingvellir) National Park and the rift valley between the Eurasian and North American
   tectonic plates

♦ Visiting Iceland’s waterfalls, such as Seljalandsfoss, Gullfoss or Svartifoss is South Iceland, Dettifoss and
   Goðafoss (Godafoss) in North Iceland, and Dynjandi in the Westfjords

♦ Visiting the Geysir geothermal area in Iceland and seeing geysers Geysir and Strokkur

♦ Relaxing in the world renowned Blue Lagoon natural spa or the natural geothermal pools in Iceland's hinterlands

♦ Experiencing the Midnight Sun and the Northern Lights natural phenomena in Iceland

♦ Cultural exploration of Iceland’s history and saga heritage sites