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Beautiful fjord Iceland

Perfect for a road trip
If you like traveling by car, Iceland is a perfect place for you. Just rent a car in Reykjavik and you would have an amazing road trip that would leave you with unforgettable memories. It doesn't matter if you have one day for a trip or a week, there are plenty of routes that you can take depending on your preferences. If you want to explore the diverse flora and fauna of Iceland, you can take the Ring Road, the main motorway in Iceland, which will let you explore all the main attractions across the country. If you don't have much time or don't want to go far away from Reykjavik, you can take Golden Circle and discover the beauty of South Iceland, you can also have a one day trip to the western part of the country and watch myriad of spectacular waterfalls. 

Icelandic horses
Due to the ban on animal export, Icelandic horses didn't mix with other breeds of horses and became quite a unique animals. They are strong and friendly, so even if you don't have much experience with horses, you will love them. There are many companies that provide tours on horses, this type of tourism is particularly popular among kids. What is amazing about these trips is that you will be reach places, which are not accessible by car, so be prepared to a very interesting and spectacular journey!

Super family friendly
If you are thinking where to go with small children, trust us there are not much places that are better for kids than Iceland. First of all, it looks like a fairy tale with all the stunning waterfalls, volcanos, mountains, caves, hot springs and lunar like landscapes. Secondly, Iceland has amazing folklore, kids would love to hear stories about trolls, elves or fairies. Also the trip would be both entertaining and informative, kids would be able to learn a lot about wildlife, while watching whales, dolphins, puffins or interacting with horses, sheep or reindeers on one of Icelandic famous farms. 

Hot springs 
Bathing in this geothermal outdoor pools is not only beneficial for the health (it helps people who suffer from skin conditions) but it is also very enjoyable. You probably heard of famous Blue Lagoon, but it is not the only hot spring in the country. What is amazing about these pools is that you can enjoy it in any weather. Definitely must see in Iceland!

Reykjavik Auto
February 2017