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Photographing Iceland by Martin Schulz

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TOUR 3

ICELAND’S SOUTHERN COAST

This ultimate tour takes you along the southern coast to some of Iceland’s best-known and most exciting photo locations. Huge waterfalls, a hidden airplane wreck, and perfect black beaches are just some of the things you will encounter on the two stages of this coastal trip to the world-famous glacial lagoon at Jökulsárlón.

The journey begins in Reykjavík, where you take Route 1 to the south toward Selfoss. Soon after you leave the city, the road climbs steeply up to the Hellisheiði highland plateau. The road is easy to drive, but look out for snow hazards and take special care in winter when visibility is reduced. Passing Hveragerði and Selfoss presents a great opportunity to visit four beautiful waterfalls (all ...

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