Episode 1

Published on:

17th Sep 2021

Ring Road Adventure: Beautiful Glacier Hike & Rainy Camping Night

Hiya, lovely listeners! We are back for a new season: Ring Road Adventure.

We take you on a trip around the country. Get ready for sheep making love on the road, windy nights in the tent, pasta from a can, and of course, lots of nature!

Day 1:

  • Drive from Reykjavík to Vík, getting coffee from the lovely Skool Beans bus
  • Stopped at Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon (the one we forgot the name of in the episode)
  • Camped at Kirkjubæjarklaustur, Kleifar
  • Visited Systrafoss and Systravatn (hike to the waterfall and lake)
  • Visited Kirkjugólf (basalt floor)

Day 2:

  • Basalt formation called Dverghamrar
  • Skaftafell National Park
  • 3-hour hike to Svartifoss and Skaftafellsjökull glacier tongue

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Honest Iceland Talk
Iceland Travel Tips, Great Stories, and Little-Known Mysteries from an Icelander and a German Expat. We are back with Season 2: Ring Road Adventures. You can find more information and sources on our website: https://honesticeland.com/

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