Vik is Iceland& southernmost village and faces the open Atlantic Ocean, framed by a long black volcanic sand beach. Less than 300 people live in Vik, but it is the biggest settlement for some mi). Click through to read why Vik Iceland is a MUST See!
East of Reykjavik, Iceland lies the mountain, Hengill. Hengill was formed from a Palagomite tuff, it is a central volcano and has a giant magma chamber beneath it. When thick basalt lava flows cool, they form hexagonal cracks, called columnar joints. These can be found also in Ireland & Scotland.
101 Most Beautiful Places To Visit Before You Die! (Part I)
Reynisfjara Beach Photos of the most beautiful places to visit in Iceland Iceland isn't exactly a beach vacation destination, but the black sand and rock formations at Reynisfjara Beach on the south coast are worth visiting for the views—even if you have to wear a coat.