The place where nature meets people and lava meets glaciers. The real definition of nature and its mesmerizing beauty can only be found in Iceland. Its counted among one of those dream destinations which people think to travel at least once in their lifetime. The first sight of Iceland and it was so pleasing and exciting. Truly a surprising destination.
Iceland is one of those amazing destinations which is ready to amaze you with its natural beauty. So pure! So serene!
A small peaceful country with 3.38 lakhs of good hearts. But those uncountable attractions of Iceland will keep you surprised. The artistic aurora in the heavenly sky of twinkling stars will be spreading its lights even in the darkest hour of the night. It’s a perfect destination for a family trip and for a wow experience.
Currency: Icelandic Krona
Iceland comes under one of the safest countries in the world and also one of the costliest to visit. The Interesting controversy between Greenland and Iceland has amazed many travellers. Inspite of the name Iceland, it mainly consists of greenery whereas Greenland is completely covered with ice.
Iceland is always a best choice for wanderers.
While taking a look at this magnificently tall architecture, it pleases one’s mind. It is one of the important tourist attraction situated right at the heart of Reykjavik (capital city). This beautiful piece of architecture has attracted millions of tourists. It is a Lutheran parish church and with 74.5m it managed to become the tallest church in entire Iceland.
Water in Iceland is completely portable as it comes right beneath the earth’s surface. Though smells like rotten eggs but there’s ample source of water. Icelandic people and many scientists believe that their water is very pure and good for a healthy body. Also helps to recover fast from injuries and diseases.
While driving towards the city from Keflavik International Airport, you will find lava fields on both sides of the highway. It really looks stunning on a bright sunny day when the glare of the sun falls on these fields of big chunks of lava rocks, tempting them to shine and give a magnificent welcome to visitors.
Millions of years ago, the excessive volcanic eruptions and the temperature of molten deadly lava became the reason for the melting of gigantic glaciers of Iceland. The glaciers meets lava beneath and cools it down, resulting in the formation of acres of lava fields, lava tunnels, and beautiful ice caves. That’s how the country got its second name – “The Land of Fire and Ice”.
Skogafoss, the famous waterfall of Iceland which attracted film directors around the world. Many film shootings took place near the waterfall, which made it very popular and gave travellers and nomads one of the reasons to explore Iceland. The Hraunfossar waterfall is also popular and often people call it as “calm waterfall”. The Vatnajokull glaciers is one of the most exciting tourists spot. People come from different countries to see this beautiful glacier and often get interested in boat tours.
If visiting Iceland, then watching a handball game is a must. It is also their national game. The country is very sporty in nature and the energetic viking clap support of the Icelandic people always motivates their players. Since few years Iceland took an interest in football and their team qualified for FIFA 2018. Though win and loose is a part of a game, still the players managed to grab attention of the world by their outstanding performance.
The amazing 1.6km lava tunnel will amaze you with its surprising contents. It comes under one of most famous tourist attractions in Iceland. It’s very safe and fun to explore the tunnel. The tunnel hosts microbial mats containing a variety of microorganisms. Starting from the ice formations to various colours of lava rocks, from adventurous darkness to multiple skylights. It is a complete and interesting tour to make a memorable day.
Its believed that over 70 ice caves are present in Iceland. But only few are explored by some adventurous tourists. The glittering solid ice cave is a lovely experience to get, share and recommend. These tunnels are very chilly, so better to carry proper requisites. People often love taking pictures inside these caves because of wonderful bluey effect.
Years of erosion of cooled lava rocks, resulting in formation of black sand. Now it has turned up into a beach where people loves to spend sometime and also a wonderful place for photoshoots. Named as “Black sand beach” or sometimes “Diamond beach”. Icebergs clashes on shore and breaks into several parts which gets scattered due to tides, giving an illusion of diamonds.
Blue Lagoon Iceland
The lifetime experience which you shouldn’t miss. It will always be one of your memorable moment forever. Visiting Iceland and missing out Blue Lagoon is really not acceptable. The warm bluey waters surrounded by artistic vapours will invite you for a nice relaxation time. The silica mud mask which takes care of your beautiful face while you relax enjoying the picturesque mountains with your favourite drink in hand.
Iceland’s natural beauty couldn’t be compared with other countries. It serves visitors with the best art of nature. Undoubtedly, this wonderful country will pave its way to your heart.
Iceland has truly touched my heart with it’s magnificent and sparkling beauty and…
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