The western part of Iceland is especially interesting, from the peaceful westfjords, to the charming fishing villages of Snaefellsnes to the golden circle, it is impossible to run ourt of things to do, see, experience and enjoy in this part of Iceland. Before you pay your visit to this magical country, it is advisable for you to plane and make arrangements for accommodation beforehand to make sure your visit goes as flawlessly as it should, to make your Western Iceland holidays completely perfect, choose Western Iceland holiday cottages.
After arriving at the international airport in the capital city Reykjavik, you could choose to stay here for a day, or take a domestic flight to the capital of the Westfjords region, Isafjordur and stay in one of the many beautiful Western Iceland holiday rentals there before paying a visit to the local folk museum. After sampling the delicious local cuisine, visit Vigor island- a paradise for bird watchers where you can observe thousands of bird species in flight, such as black guillemots, arctic terns and puffins. If you are a photography enthusiast, don't forget to take your camera along with you and capture some beautiful holiday snaps of these elegant creatures.
Favourite Destinations (Western Iceland)
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Head out to Bolungarvik where you can drive to the top of Mount. Bolafjall and enjoy a breathtaking, once-in-a-lifetime view. In Dynjandi, you can gaze in wonder and and walk behind the beautiful crashing waterfalls where water gushes down from a height of about one hundred metres. You can also take a kayak tour and enjoy stunning views of the surrounding mountain scenary and have your camera at the ready to capture snaps of the region's amazing birdlife. You could rent Western Iceland holiday cottages in Breidavik. Take a scenic drive along the coastline of the Westfjords with the snow-capped mountains towering on one side and the ocean glittering on the other. Travel to the Snaefellsnes peninsula, at the edge of which you will find the Snaefellsjokull, perhaps the most beautiful and impressive glacier in all of Iceland. Whilst in this area, there are plenty of Western Iceland holiday homes available to you at Snaefellsjokull.
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Located on the western coast, Disko Bay is warmer during summer than any other coastal resort in the area. Venture inland where you can climb icy slopes for breathtaking panoramic views, you could also go dog sledding or kayaking whilst marvelling at the breathtaking snowy landscape. At Borgarfjordur, tourists can visit the Hraunfossar, a lava waterfall, the Thingvellir National Park, designated an UNESCO world heritage site and various hot springs and geysers including Strokkur which spouts out hot water every five to ten minutes to a height of 30 metres. With a good tour guide, cheap Weastern Iceland holiday rentals and some passion and enthusiasm for nature and natural wonders, you are sure to have the holiday of a lifetime in Iceland.
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