Photo Locations in Iceland

Below you can find a list of 3 areas and locations within. Those are the most iconic places in Iceland: South, West, and North from Reykjavik.

Reykjanes

the wild part of Iceland with the roaring ocean, high cliffs, geothermal areas, and lighthouses (180 USD travel fee). Usually much fewer people than other places.

Locations
  • Kleifarvatn – pristine lake with black sand
  • Beautiful roads through mountains, along lakes, cliffs, and lava fields covered in mos
  • Blue Lagoon – no introduction needed? There are many paths outside where we can stroll along the beautiful blue waterLine 5
  • Krysuvik – a geothermal area with boiling mud
  • Brimketill a lava rock pool filled with ocean water where trolls used to bath ???? But the main attractions are rugged cliffs and soaring waves crashing against them
  • Gunnuhver – very active geothermal area with a lot of steam
  • Reyjkanes Lighthouse – charming lighthouse on a small hill
  • Valahnúkamöl – end of Reykjanes with high cliffs. Amazing place!

South Coast

famous waterfalls and black beaches (180 – 450 USD travel fee). Usually with a lot of people but still can squeeze a shot here and there ????

  • Gljúfrabúi: Charming, a hidden little waterfall
  • Seljalandsfoss – a waterfall that you can walk behind
  • Skogafoss – the most famous waterfall in the south
  • Kvernufoss – another hidden gem of a waterfall
  • Sólheimajökull – a glacier that you can touch
  • Dyrhólaey (30 min hike up the mountain)
  • Reynisfjara – famous black beach, usually crowded
  • Vik – less famous, also beautiful, usually empty from people
  • Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon and Diamond Beach (450 USD travel Fee)
  • Plane wreck (1 h hike, one way)

Snaefellsnes Peninsula

Epic and secluded area, with vast landscapes and unique locations – (270 USD Travel Fee)

  • Arnastrapi and Hellnar Cliff – epic locations by the ocean
  • Kirkjufell – THE most famous mountain in Iceland
  • Budir Black Church – charming little church in great location
  • Londrangar Basalt Cliffs – showcases the dramatic and rugged landscape Iceland has to offer
  • Svörtuloft Lighthouse – cool lighthouse
  • Djúpalónssandur Black Beach – stunning black beach