Kleifarvatn, Reykjanes Peninsula

4.7
#5 of 10 in Parks in Reykjanes Peninsula
Water Body · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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  • This lake in vulcano environment near Reykjavik and south coast is amazing because of the quiet. No people around, a car maybe in half an hour, really calm and beatiful, Worth a short visit  more »
  • My husband and I had arrived early and couldn't check into our hotel yet so we made a stop at the lake. We ended up arriving at the lake right around sunrise and saw the most spectacular views. The....  more »
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  • Totally worth it to expend some time around, even after visiting most of the Island. If this area was in the Ring Road probably would be included in most itineraries.
  • It's a wonderful drive close to the hectic City center. Geology interesting and a lunar landscape.

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