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South Iceland

Tidbits of what the south has to offer


Katla Geopark

Katla Geopark A destination for adventure Katla Geopark includes geological features of global significance. Over 150 volcanic eruptions h...

The House

The House The Guesthouse at the Centre of Njál’s Saga historical scenario Turning left from Hvolsvelli and driving 9km up the road, one ...

The Vast Vatnajökull

In the Realm of the Vatnajökull Glacier The region directly beneath the Vatnajökull glacier is a 260 km long, narrow stretch of land that s...

Gold under Skógafoss

Gold under Skógafoss The road eastward across the plains of south Iceland passes through the districts of Ölfus, Flói, Holt, Rangárvellir,...

Stöng Archeological site

Basalt Architects won 3rd prize in an idea competition for the appearance and surroundings of Stöng in Þjórsárdalur. The forms of the buildi...

Off the Beaten Path

Off the Beaten Path Árnessýsla Heritage Museum at Eyrarbakki, South Iceland If you are looking for a quiet corner of Iceland that is not o...

The Bobby Fischer Center

The Bobby Fischer Center It is housing a memorabilia of the 11th World Chess Champion BOBBY FISCHER and  the Selfoss Chess Club. The Ame...

Black Beach Tours

Black Beach Tours Fun and affordable adventures in South Iceland Like many travellers, a trip to Iceland is quite possibly something you h...
sculpture exhibition at Lá art museum

Hidden Hveragerði

Hidden Hveragerði Explore hot springs, art and culture in the heart of South Iceland Hveragerði, which some Icelanders refer to as the "Ca...

THE MUSEUMS OF EYRARBAKKI

THE MUSEUMS OF EYRARBAKKI What could be better than making the trip to Eyrarbakki and visiting the local museums? The House, Kirkjubær and...
Hótel Smyrlabjörg

Hótel Smyrlabjörg

Hótel Smyrlabjörg The Icelandic Country Hotel Experience Imagine bedding down for the night, under a warm duvet, in the middle of the Icel...
Aurora Borealis

Where the Lambs Go Wild

Where the Lambs Go Wild   Look for the logo to know you have the genuine Icelandic article The Icelandic lamb has roamed the hills a...

Dreaming of Iceland

Glacier Journey’s Adventure of a Lifetime For many, a trip to Iceland is the culmination of dream; a long awaited journey that sometimes ...

Vestrahorn

Stokksnes and Vestrahorn One of the first settlement farms in Iceland was Horn, built by Hrollaugur Earl of Møre in Norway. The municipalit...

South Iceland

      South Iceland Photo Friðþjófur Helgason   The wealth of South Iceland lies in the variety of geological,hist...

Mountaineers of Iceland

Mountaineers of Iceland is a fully-licensed travel agency based in Reykjavík, specialising in super trucks and snowmobile tours. The company...

There were Stars in this Cave

There were Stars in this Cave Raufarhólshellir Lava Tunnel with Reykjavik Excursions As many Icelanders will be glad to point out with a...

ICELAND’S INSIDE STORY

ICELAND'S INSIDE STORY STATE-OF-THE ART EDUCATIONAL CENTRE The Lava Centre is an interactive, high-tech educational exhibition d...

Hotel Gullfoss

Hotel Gullfoss The Golden Circle is the most popular tourist attraction in Iceland, it comprises of Thingvellir national park, the great Ge...

Raufarhólshellir cave

Lava tube caving in Raufarhólshellir cave On this excellent brand new tour, we visit the lava tunnel Raufarhólshellir located only 30 m...

Hotel Gullfoss

Hotel Gullfoss The Golden Circle is the most popular tourist attraction in Iceland, it comprises of Thingvellir national park, the great Ge...

Arcanum Glacier Tours

Arcanum Glacier Tours is a qualified glacier tour operator with almost twenty years experience in taking customers up on  the magnificent gl...

Öræfasveit

Öræfasveit - Photo by Friðþjófur Helgason Öræfasveit is sometimes said to offer both the best and the worst that the Icelandic climate can ...

The Oldest Eco-Village

The Oldest Eco-Village Sólheimar: Where Culture, Organics and People Thrive Sólheimar is hardly the kind of place in which you arrive by...

Mountaineers of Iceland

Mountaineers of Iceland is a fully-licensed travel agency based in Reykjavík, specializing in super trucks and snowmobile tours. The company...

The Oldest Eco-Village

The Oldest Eco-Village Sólheimar: Where Culture, Organics and People Thrive Sólheimar is hardly the kind of place in which you arrive by...

Mountaineers of Iceland

Mountaineers of Iceland is a fully-licensed travel agency based in Reykjavík, specializing in super trucks and snowmobile tours. The company...

South Iceland

South Iceland The wealth of South Iceland lies in the variety of geological,historical and nature sites along with the long list of activ...

A MULTINATIONAL TAPESTRY

A MULTINATIONAL TAPESTRY A long, artistic Icelandic story of intrigue and love Hvolsvöllur in South Iceland is not only the gateway to I...

A Hike OF A Lifetime

  A Hike OF A Lifetime Útivist takes you on trip through spectarcular beauty With the opening of the Sveinstindur Útivist cabin as ...

Hekla

Hekla Hekla, (1,491 m) the most famous volcano in Iceland and one of the best-known volcanoes in the world and has been active for thousan...

Heavenly Hveragerði

Heavenly Hveragerði Skyrgerðin is a charming guesthouse and cozy bistro in the heart of south Iceland. Hveragerði is a charming town ...

VÍK í MÝRDAL

VÍK í MÝRDAL Vík has been a trading post since 1887. The natural surroundings in Vik are quite beautiful and the climate is relatively mi...

The Troll-wives of Skaftafell

The Troll-wives of Skaftafell Continuing west the Ring Road passes through Síða and Fljótshverfi. It is well worth stopping at Núpsstaðu...