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West Iceland is an amazing region of Iceland which is sometimes overlooked by visitors despite it's closeness to the capital. Here are a few great articles, travel blogs and recommendations for things to do and see in West Iceland.

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10 Must See Places in West Iceland | Life With a View

10 Must See Places in West Iceland - Iceland with a View

West Iceland has been a hot topic in the Iceland news lately. Lonely Planet just ranked it #2 in the world for top regions to visit in 2016, and with good reason! West Iceland is sometimes referred to as “little Iceland” because it combines the most diverse landscapes that Iceland has to offer: stunning glaciers, lava rock with the famous pillowy green moss, towering mountains, adorable fishing harbors, iconic lighthouses, volcanic craters, jagged cliffs, a black sand and a white sand…

Volcanic Craters of Grabrok Iceland (Walk + Climb) - Photos + Tips

How to climb the volcanic craters of Grabrok Iceland (a.k.a. Grabrokargiga, just on the side of the Ring Road) - Photos + Info to plan your visit

The lunar landscape of the Reykjanes Peninsula, nicknamed the Steamy Peninsula, could be the setting for the movie Armageddon. The entire peninsula is a geothermal area and lighthouses outnumber the villages. Take our self-drive tour and get off-the-beaten-path in Iceland.

Reykjanes Peninsula, Iceland - Luxe Adventure Traveler

The lunar landscape of the Reykjanes Peninsula, nicknamed the Steamy Peninsula, could be the setting for the movie Armageddon. The entire peninsula is a geothermal area and lighthouses outnumber the villages. Take our self-drive tour and get off-the-beaten-path in Iceland.

Read about traveling to West Iceland, Reykjavik, and some of my travel tips!

Iceland: Road trip Out West + Travel tips - Reesa Rei

Read about traveling to West Iceland, Reykjavik, and some of my travel tips!

Volcanic Craters of Grabrok Iceland (Walk + Climb) - Photos + Tips

How to climb the volcanic craters of Grabrok Iceland (a.k.a. Grabrokargiga, just on the side of the Ring Road) - Photos + Info to plan your visit

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10 Epic Stops On The Snaefellsnes Peninsula And How To Find Them

From Kirkjufell to Arnarstapi, the Snaefellsnes Peninsula has so much to offer! This guide will show you how to plan your Snaefellsnes Peninsula trip!

Stykkishólmur Church, Iceland.

Stykkishólmur Church, Iceland

Stykkishólmur Church is a white concrete structure consecrated in 1980. It stands on a promontory overlooking the town of Stykkishólmur in western Iceland, on the northern edge of Snæfellsnes peninsula. The entrance lies between two sweeping arms leading up to the bell tower. The style is modernistic, in common with many Icelandic churches; its appearance incongruous against the surrounding landscape. The church is also used as a concert venue.

Mt. Kirkjufell, Snaefellsnes Peninsula, Iceland.

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Kirkjufell, Iceland

Stairway up Mt. Grábrók, West Iceland. www.travelade.com.

5 Kid-Friendly Activities in West Iceland

Stairway up Mt. Grábrók, West Iceland. www.travelade.com.

Come with us on a guided cave tour to Cave Vatnshellir. Follow the path of the lava flow, about 200 meters into the cave and 35 meters below the surface to see amazing colors and lava formations. The 8000 years old cave is located in Snæfellsjökull National Park.

Snaefellsjokull West Iceland, Tours Snæfellsjökull National Park, Snæf

Snaefellsjokull west Iceland. Summit adventure guides offer diverse adventure tours in Snaefellsjokull national park, west Iceland. Call now: +354 787 0001.