Hot springs hopping in Iceland
Would you fancy a nice, relaxing afternoon in Iceland hot springs? Get ready to make your bath tub jealous! No other country than Iceland can claim the title of bona fide geothermal playground. Wherever you go, be it the coast or the central highlands, you’ll come across hot water sources to swim in, open air natural pools, or steam holes. Hot springs are without a doubt one of our favorite travel themes in Iceland!
Reykjavik even has a beach where the salty ocean water is warmed by geothermal activity. An Iceland hot springs vacation is the perfect occasion to meet Icelanders engaging in their beloved national “sport” year round! No matter where you go in Iceland, you’ll be sure to find some amazing natural Iceland hot springs. It goes without saying that there are also plenty of Iceland spas where you will be able to fill your energy tank! Ask your travel expert to include as many Iceland hot springs stops as you like in your tailor-made travel around Iceland: he’ll recommend you the best spots, wether you’re looking for some authentic, uncharted geothermal baths or for practical landscaped baths with surrounding facilities.
How could we mention Iceland hot springs without boasting about our utmost famous Blue Lagoon? Dive into the turquoise waters of Iceland’s top attraction only 50 minutes from downtown Reykjavik. With 35° water (95 Fahrenheit) season round, the Blue Lagoon is a geothermal paradise. The surreal landscape of the lagoon’s lava field backdrop makes it the perfect place for some well earned relaxation, on site restaurants and spas don’t hurt either. You can indulge yourself in these pristine waters while you’re headed to the airport on your way back home: what better way to end your dreamlike travel in Iceland? Do bare in mind that the Blue Lagoon is very popular: if you’re traveling in Iceland during high season, we’ll make sure to recommend you some of Iceland’s hidden jems!
Needless to say there are countless other Iceland hot springs to explore during your travel in Iceland. Check out our selection of itineraries that include hot springs and Iceland spas!