What We Love About South Iceland

The South Iceland 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 Iceland, you can find volcanoes, dramatic cliffs, stunning waterfalls, and also massive glaciers. Go for the ultimate South Iceland 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 Iceland 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

Hidden Wonders

Discover the beauty and wonders hiding beneath the surface as you venture into the depths of Iceland's caves

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About South Iceland

The South Iceland 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 Iceland, you can find volcanoes, dramatic cliffs, stunning waterfalls, and also massive glaciers.


Go for the ultimate South Iceland 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 Iceland like the famous Seljalandsfoss and Skógafoss waterfalls.

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Local Weather

  • DEC - FEB
    -2°

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  • JUN - AUG
    14°

  • SEP - NOV
    11°

General Information

  • Time Zone
    GMT +00:00

  • Currency
    Icelandic Krona

    1USD = 123.92ISK

  • Best Time To Visit
    • JUL - AUG

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