There are many astonishing places which can make you witness captivating beauty of Iceland. There are many stunning and striking places that one should not miss. These include the northern lights, Great Golden Circle and other historical and cultural places of Iceland. These are the places that will take you to a world of imagination. There are different tour packages according to availability of time and money that one has. The striking features of Iceland are:
The Aurora Borealis is a natural phenomenon that is caused by sun colliding of charged particles. It can be witnessed in the months of winter. There are different choices that you can make about the journey from Reykjavik to Northern lights. It is an amazing natural phenomena of light which is created by sun particles. It is a place where night play with hues and change colors from pale green to pink, yellow and blue across the sky.
Great Golden Circle:
Golden circle includes three of Iceland’s most inspiring places which all can be visited in a single tour. The first is Þingvellir National Park which includes a canyon produced by split among Eurasian and North American tectonic plates. Next comes the Gullfoss waterfall that is the center of attraction because of the dual sensational waterfall. Haukadalur valley is the third center of mud pots, geysers and springs. The interesting fact about it is that these erupts after 5 to 10 minutes every day.
It is a traditional and cultural house that was built in 1968. It shows the relationship of Iceland with Nordic people. Finnish modernist architect Alvar Aalto designed, fitted, decorated and furnished the building.
Iceland tours help you to enjoy life in another friendly environment place that is Nightlife. It has been rated among the best places to visit and the number of visitors reaches its climax in winter. There are different bars with special motifs and themes.
Whales of Iceland:
Whales of Iceland is a museum of 23 cetacean species of Iceland. This museum contains different models of whales and wildlife. The different types of whale model it contains include the blue whale, sperm whale, minke whale, humpback whale, orca, dolphin and fin whale.
The Volcano House:
In 2010, the eruption in Eyjafjallajökull left ashes and attracted tourists and researchers from all over the world. The remains of volcanic activity and seismic phenomena have been displayed at various exhibitions along with other volcanic elements.
It is considered among Reykjavík’s landmarks and has an attractive structure with a wide dome. It is a museum where Glaciers and Ice exhibitions are displayed.
Street art is reflecting the different murals inspired by different musicians and artists. It has been a part of city culture for many years but now is separate from it. It is adventurous to move by foot to look at these pieces of art from Hlemmur all the way to Grandi.
It is a natural and spectacular place to visit at Reykjavik. There is a variety of ice of different sizes which adds to its beauty. It is a place where you can witness white fuzzy birds flying over the clear crystal ice.