Gjain, Svartsengi

#6 of 10 in Parks in Reykjanes Peninsula
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  • This might be the most beautiful place on the planet. We half expected fairies and pixies to pop out of the nearby caves. Totally worth the drive off the road.  more »
  • A must when visiting this part of Iceland. Park your car at Gjain, walk the path to Stöng and up on the other side. Expect to use 3 hrs. Almost elvish landscape in the middle of the lava fields. A...  more »
  • The road to Gjáin can only be travelled in a 4x4 car. A normal car will struggle. The area itself is incredibly beautiful.
  • The variety of greens here was quite impressive. Very lovely!

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