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Much like the whole of Iceland, the South Coast region is extremely beautiful and full of natural wonders. Some even say that it’s the most picturesque location in the whole country. In South Coast, you can find volcanoes, dramatic cliffs, stunning waterfalls and also massive glaciers. Go for the ultimate South Coast adventure and conquer nature – and your fears – by going glacier hiking. Embark on the adventure of ice climbing at the Sólheimajökull glacier or visit the breathtaking expanse of the iconic Vatnajökull National Park. Don't miss out on other equally scenic spots in South Coast like the famous Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss waterfalls.

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Ice Escapades

Hike up the biggest ice cap in Iceland and one of the largest in the whole of Europe to get unparalleled panoramic views. Get a chance to explore hidden gems that lead right to the heart of the Vatnajökull Glacier

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About South Coast

Much like the whole of Iceland, the South Coast region is extremely beautiful and full of natural wonders. Some even say that it’s the most picturesque location in the whole country. In South Coast, you can find volcanoes, dramatic cliffs, stunning waterfalls and also massive glaciers.


Go for the ultimate South Coast adventure and conquer nature – and your fears – by going glacier hiking. Embark on the adventure of ice climbing at the Sólheimajökull glacier or visit the breathtaking expanse of the iconic Vatnajökull National Park. Don't miss out on other equally scenic spots in South Coast like the famous Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss waterfalls.

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Local Weather

  • DEC - FEB
    -2°

  • MAR - MAY
    10° -2°

  • JUN - AUG
    14°

  • SEP - NOV
    11°

General Information

  • Time Zone
    GMT +00:00

  • Currency
    Icelandic Krona

    1USD = 123.69ISK

  • Best Time To Visit
    • JUL - AUG

      The National Festival of the Westman Islands

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