20 Mar '17, 10am

Things to do in Iceland: Amazing sights and attractions for the nature lover

Things to do in Iceland: Amazing sights and attractions for the nature lover

Dettifoss waterfall in Northern Iceland As widely predicted, Iceland was one of the top travel trends of 2016. In fact, Icelandair airline carried 3.7 million passengers — a 20% increase. The country is, above all, popular with adventurous travellers in search of rugged and spectacular natural landscapes. We dive into the five must-see sights for visitors heading to the island country. The Blue Lagoon Travellers in search of relaxation and stunning scenery shouldn’t miss the Blue Lagoon , a popular attraction where visitors can bathe in milky waters at temperatures of 36° to 39°C. The lagoon is set among the breathtaking scenery of a lava field, making the turquoise blue of the lagoon even more striking. A 40-minute drive from Reykjavik , the lagoon is fed by the water output of a nearby geothermal power plant and has a rich mineral content. The Dettifoss waterfall Dettifo...

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