From the charming restaurants and galleries of Reykjav?k to the majestic fjords, local author Jenna Gottlieb guides travelers on an adventure through Iceland in this full-color guide
Breathtaking landscapes, unrivaled trekking, and the creative spirit of Reykjavik: experience it all with Moon Iceland. Inside you'll find:
*Strategic, flexible itineraries, from a three-day tour of the best of Reykjavik to a nine-day road trip on the famed Ring Road, designed for outdoor adventurers, culture and history buffs, wildlife lovers, and more
*Unique experiences and can't-miss highlights: Drive past quaint towns and enormous fjords, hike through Iceland's majestic national parks, and bask in the shimmering glow of the northern lights. Stroll Reykjavik's busy streets, listen to up-and-coming bands at uniquely themed venues, and kick back with a handcrafted Icelandic beer at a local hangout
*The top outdoor activities: Search for seals, whales, and porpoises off the Icelandic coast or spot arctic wildlife like puffins and reindeer onshore. Trek across a mighty glacier, hike the rim of a remote volcano, and relax in the milky blue waters of the Blue Lagoon. Explore crystalline ice caves and mineral-rich lava tubes or catch a rainbow appearing over a thundering waterfall
*Full-colour photos and detailed maps throughout
*Honest advice from local author Jenna Gottlieb on where to eat, where to stay, and when to go, including insight on travelling during the winter
*Handy tools including an Icelandic phrasebook and critical background information on the landscape, culture, history, and environment
Find your adventure with Moon Iceland.
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