Category Archives: 2016 – Tour 1

Tour 1 – Day 12

Laki day today taking in fagrifoss along the way to the wonderful craters. Also there were a team sponsored by NASA who gave us some interesting insight to their project as well as to the nature of Laki.

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Tour 1 – Day 8 & 9

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Tour 1 – Day 8

Pingvellir then on to Krysuvik (where a NIKE advert was being filmed) via the fish drying racks. Steak house in the evening, and a sleep in a caldera.

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Tour 1 – Day 9

Lava tube, followed by bakery extremely important. Earthquake experience gave a few giggles, then heading to Haifoss before going into Landmannalaugar.

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Tour 1 – Day 6

After a cool night at 2 degrees, we are on the road and the temperature has risen to tropical 6 degrees. We head through the interior to Hveravellir geothermal area for a dip in the afternoon, then on to Kerlingarfjoll geothermal area for our destination for the evening. We are camping between Hofsjokull (3rd largest glacier) and Langjokull (2nd largest glacier) the temperature can be cool, there is a stunning geothermal area to walk around and a geothermal pool.

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interesting route the following picture is a track just churned up byu horses.

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Tour 1 – Day 5

A relaxing morning in Akureyri wonderful to see 4 bentleys in front of the church, before we head back into the interior. Along a stunning valley route through some low cloud to Laugarfell hot spring area with a wonderful warm pool.

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