Updated on February 17, 2023

Why visit Iceland?

By High Level Communication
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It's far, it's expensive, it's cold, and yet, as of 2017, over 2 million tourists visit Iceland each year. Before venturing there, note that you will need to rent a car in order to discover all that the country has to offer !

Start or finish there, but you can't leave Iceland without a swim in the warm waters of the Blue Lagoon! You will have the opportunity to swim and relax in an idyllic setting.

The Gulfoss, also known as the "golden waterfall", is a succession of two waterfalls. It takes its name from the rainbow that can regularly be seen above it.

Situated not far from Reykjavik, Þingvellir, which literally means "plain of Parliament", is a national park and historical site.

It is the father of all the other Icelandic geysers: Geysir. It is located in a group of hot springs. Together with Gulfoss and Þingvellir, they form the "Golden Circle", a very popular tourist attraction.

Located on the edge of Vatnajökull National Park, its peaceful blue waters are dotted with icebergs. Jökulsárlón should be on your itinerary, especially if you visit Iceland in winter. You can see hundreds of seals taking refuge in the lagoon.

When planning your trip, it is best to go from the end of August to mid-April. It would be unfortunate to miss the chance to see the Northern Lights! Although they occur all year round, they can only be seen on dark nights with clear skies.

Put on your jumper, hat and scarf and you are ready to discover this wonderful country!

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