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Landmannalaugar
Dyrholaey
Hekla
Ţórsmörk
Hvolsöllur
Oddi á Rangárvö
Skógar
Ţakgil
Fimmvörđuháls
Breiđabólsstađu
Hvanngil
Fimmvörđuháls
Ásahreppur dis
Vík í Mýrdal
Landmannahellir
Silfra Rift
Gullfoss
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Hekla

The most active volcano on Iceland was not characterized by many Icelanders during the middle ages as “the entrance to hell” for no reason. It’s just 45-minute drive from the Geysir Center. If you’re up for a challenge, you can take about an 8-hour hike up 1491 meters and have an impressively close look at this natural disaster.

Hekla erupted most recently in the year 2000. The eruptions reached a height up to 30 kilometers, and there was approximately 70 million m3 of lava and 200 million m3 of ash spewed over the area.

The past has shown that Hekla wakes up once every century to instill fear and terror into the residents of Iceland.

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Stóra Mörk
Stóra-Mörk the a farm of one of Njala´s historical persone Ketill Sigfússon and his wife Ţorgerđur Njálsdóttir around the year 1000. In Stóra-Mörk 3 is now a dairy and a sheep farm and a farm holiday guesthouse open all year round

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Snorkeling in Iceland
Snorkeling Silfra, a rift in the lake Thingvellir is the ultimate experience on your stay in Iceland. Something out of the ordinary! The water is between 2 and 4°C cold and is the clearest on this planet. You will be snorkeling right between the American and the European continents. We will provide you with dive dry suits and thermo undergarments that will keep you warm and comfortable.

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