Today you will explore majestic waterfalls, black sand beaches and learn about the unique geology of Iceland. You will start with a visit to the Lava Centre, a one of a kind interactive exhibition about Iceland’s volcanic activity, its frequent earthquakes and how Iceland evolved over millions of years. Next up is the fairy tale-like Seljalandsfoss waterfall, where you can walk behind the icy cascade on a footpath. Close by your guide will take you to Skógarfoss, an empressive 60-metre high waterfall located at the foot of a mountain range, followed by a visit to the Skógar Folk Museum.
The last stop before continuing to your accommodation is at the black sand volcanic beach near the village of Vík í Mýrdal. Here, you will be able to see the spectacular rock arch and steep cliffs of along with the Reynisdrangar basalt columns just off the shore.
Next, you will travel to your carefully selected charming boutique hotel, situated far from the city lights to give you the best chance of seeing the northern lights. Enjoy dinner at Magma Hotel with the group.
Spend the night at the Magma Hotel.
• Entrance fee to the Lava Center
• Entrance fee to the Skógar Folk Museum
• Breakfast: Continental Breakfast Buffet at the Hotel
• Dinner at Magma Hotel
Average Driving Distance: 227 km / 141 mi.
Average Travel & Exploring Duration: 8 - 9 Hours