Nature & Environment Jan 11, 2017

West Iceland Named One of the Best Places to Visit in 2017!

From geysers to lava fields, read why CNN named this region a must see.

When traveling to Iceland, Reykjavik will most likely be on the top of your list – but there is far more to explore outside the city! West Iceland is home to some of the most beautiful scenery in the country. Explore the exhilarating attractions that made CNN name the region one of the 17 best places to visit in the new year.

Into the Glacier takes you through one of Iceland’s second largest glacier, Langjökull. Tours range from snowmobile adventures to traditional walking tours through the glacier’s center. Find the tour best suited for you at their website.

Iceland’s western region is home to some of the country’s largest landmarks: Víðgelmir, the largest cave, and Glymur, the tallest waterfall! You can also spot the lighthouse at Akranes with incredible historic exhibits inside to learn more about the area.

Thinking of traveling to West Iceland? Visit the West Iceland website to plan your trip!