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Ring Road, Iceland

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#138 of 384 in Outdoors in Iceland
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  • The "golden circle" is different from the > 1000 mile trip circling Iceland along the coast! This trip was recommended by the car rental agent and is an easy day trip by car from Keflavik airport or t...  more »
  • We were in early October on the island and drove the complete ring road anticlockwise with a small car. It's just impressive, what you see everything on this round trip! Beautiful waterfalls, fantastic beaches, glaciers, gorges, a beach full of icebergs from white great-turquoise and gray, plateaus, passes, hot springs. I would once again drive the road, I would drive them in a clockwise direction. We had almost an overload of dreamlike impressions after the first 3 days in the South. In the South there are at short intervals to see very much while in the North, the path is the goal. I think if you go in a clockwise direction, can be once arrive and further work on the landscape in Iceland. We were way, together with a small car on the road, it was absolutely enough and he led us also bravely over the other slope right and left side of the ring road.
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  • Being from the DC area, I think of this as the beltway. It is national route 1, 800 miles long. You could do the road, particularly in summer, with side trips to interesting destinations along the way...  more »

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