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Home to some of the country's most striking scenery and richest history, it is no surprise that Iceland's South Region ranks as one of its popular tourist destinations. The centers of medieval power and picturesque rural areas are a big draw, but few sights can complete with the region's national park. Its waterfalls, glaciers, and geological wonders have served as the dramatic setting for some of Iceland's best known sagas. Make sure to sample some local ingredients from the region, as the western part of South Iceland is considered its agricultural heartland, with especially good dairy products. South Region is in Iceland. Take a peek at our international travel planner: South Region and its charms laid bare and easily scheduled.
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The expansive South Region offers a wide choice of accommodations to suit a variety of budgets and vacation styles. Take advantage of the unparalleled natural beauty here by planning a remote retreat in the countryside. You can save some cash by sleeping under the stars a national park's scenic campground, or splurge on a romantic holiday cottage. If you don't want to stray too far from local amenities, consider staying in the towns of Hveragerdi, Eyrarbakki, or Vik, which offer charming hotels and guesthouses.
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