Golden Circle attractions in south west Iceland

Gullfoss Waterfall

Dimmuborgir – the Dark Fortress at Mývatn in north Iceland are a true wonder of nature.

Thingvellir national Park

Thingvellir national Park is in many ways the birthplace of our nation, founded in 930.

Geysir Geothermal area

The third stop on the Golden Circle route is the geothermal active valley of Haukadalur.

Attractions from Reykjavík to Vik

Seljalandsfoss Waterfall

Seljalandsfoss waterfall is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the whole country.

Skógafoss Waterfall

Skógafoss is one of Iceland’s biggest waterfalls with a width of 25 meters and an astounding drop of 60 meters.

Seljavallalaug Pool

Seljavallalaug is a protected 25-meter outdoor pool, and one of the oldest swimming pools, in Iceland.


Home to hundreds of nesting puffins & sweeping views of the south coast, Dyrholaey is a hidden beauty.

Black Sand Beach

The black sand beach of Reynisfjara on Iceland’s South Coast is one of the most unique beaches in the world.

Vik in Myrdal

Numerous tourists visit Vík í Mýrdal every year, with the town full of tourists during the summer.

Attractions from Vik to Hofn

Fjaðrárgljúfur canyon

The panoramic views of the 100 meters deep and narrow canyon will leave you speechless.

Jökulsárlón lagoon

Jökulsárlón Glacier lagoon often referred to as the south coast jewel, is located near Hofn.