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  • Writer's pictureKeyshell Muniz

The Best Hot Springs and Geothermal pools in Iceland

Updated: Jul 5, 2023

Iceland, aptly named the "land of ice," is not only renowned for its icy landscapes but also for its abundance of water, particularly hot water! We have curated a list of five exceptional locations where you can indulge in a rejuvenating soak in warm, soothing waters.

Thanks to Iceland's remarkable geothermal activity, the country boasts an array of hot springs and geysers that dot its entire expanse. While not all hot water is scorching hot, there are several sources that offer the ideal temperature for a truly relaxing and invigorating bath. Without further ado, here are our top recommendations for you:

1. Reykjadalur

Reykjadalur is only 25 minutes away from Reykjavik. This is a river of hot water that you can’t miss out.

2. The Blue Lagoon of Bláa Lónið

These pools are also very close to Reykjavík. The water of the Blue Lagoon is rich in silica and sulfur, beneficial minerals for certain skin conditions.

3. Nautholsvik beach

This hot water beach is formed because a stream of thermal water flows into the sea.Visit this beach in Reykjavik to live a surreal experience.

4. Lagoon of Viti

This lagoon is natural hot spring, the soil is muddy, so you must be very careful when bathing in its waters.

5. Cave of Grjótagjá

Located in the northern region of Iceland, this cave is a true gem. While indulging in a bath within its waters is restricted during certain times of the year due to significant temperature spikes, fear not! Even if you are unable to experience the rejuvenating soak, you can still revel in the breathtaking beauty it has to offer.

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