Iceland

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Iceland

Fire and Ice. Dark winter days and bright midnight suns. Restless Geysers and placid lakes. Cold climate and warm people. Unending white snowscapes and lush green meadows. Blue lagoons and black mountains. Goofy Puffins and Graceful Horses. Fact and Fantasy. Soaring fjords and barren highlands. Still seas and Dancing Auroras. With a landscape that changes with every turn of the road, Iceland is a country of contrasts, where you can journey to the center of the earth…and yet, stay on top of the world.

Capital: Reykjavík

Currency: Icelandic Dollar

Official Language: Icelandic

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ION Luxury Adventure Hotel
Hilton Reykjavik Nordica
Hotel Rangá
Hotel Borg

The Northern Lights

Northern Lights also known as 'Aurora Borealis' offer an entrancing, dramatic, magical display that fascinates all who see it. The bright dancing lights of the aurora are one of the amazing natural wonders of world. The northern lights are always present, but winter is usually the best time to see them, due to lower levels of light pollution and the clear, crisp air. September, October, March and April are some of the best months to view the aurora borealis.

Glacier Hiking

If you are into extreme adventure sports, then Glacier hikes in Iceland are just the thing for you. Explore the otherworldly natural wonder of glaciers - a rugged, raw and ever changing hub of ancient frozen water. You can walk across the pitch black volcanic ash and sands towards the frozen glacier that is Sólheimajökull or hike along the crevasses and glacier sculptures of Svínafellsjökull in Skaftafell nature reserve. Wherever you might decide to go hiking in Iceland, rest assured that you will be totally surrounded by the majestic scenery of living glaciers.

Inside the Volcano

Thrihnukagigur, a dormant volcano that last erupted 4000 years ago, offers a unique opportunity for you to check out the inside of a volcanic magma chamber. Inside Volcano tour is opened for tourists from mid may to late September. 06 tours runs a day. The tour allows you to descent 120 meters underground, runs 6 tours a day. It is a one-of-its-kind tour allows you to descent 120 meters underground into a chamber roughly the size of a cathedral with subterranean walls. With the necessary gear and equipment that are provided at the base camp, you literally experience a journey to the center of the earth.

Blue Lagoon

Among many distinctive attractions of Iceland, Blue Lagoon is most well known and truely unique. Lying 30 miles south west of Reykjavik city, the Blue Lagoon is actually a man-made geo-thermal waterbody that offers a complete spa experience for its visitors. Set in a lava field, the mineral rich hot water has a surreal phosphorescent aquamarine color caused by the therapeutic ecosystem of algae, silica and minerals in the water. It also houses a luxurious health spa where visitors are pampered and treated for skin ailments like eczema and psoriasis.

GullFloss Waterfall

Located on the river Hvítá and fed by Iceland´s second biggest glacier, the Langjokull, Gullfloss also known as the ‘Golden Falls’ is the most famous waterfall of Iceland. Because of the sediments it carries, the glacial water of Gullfloss appears brownish and on a sunny day, the water plunging down the three step staircase and then tumbling down two more steps into a 32 meter deep crevice truly looks golden.

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