CAVES AND MOUNTAINS IN ICELAND
The rugged terrain in Iceland offers a range of nature activities. Mountain hiking is among the most popular. You don´t need to travel very far to find any type of nature experience of your choice. In Iceland one can find many mountain hiking trails of various degree very close to literally anywhere you are staying. You need to find out the difficulty degree before you set of and enjoy your hike and the beautiful and rejuvenating nature.
Due to the rugged lava fields that cover most of the country Iceland can pride itself of magnificent caves, great and small, all over the island. The caves in Iceland have even served many purposes and are historically magnificent not only as a natural wonder but in the way the people throughout time have used them. Caves in Iceland have been used as living quarters-as recently as the first decades of the 19hundreds, hideouts for sheep thieves or other fugitives from the law, summer residents, and even sheep pens.
There are many accessible caves that are easy to get to and great to enjoy but if you want to enjoy the full majestic of some of our most spectacular caves we recommend guided tours that specialize in the area