The best way you can enjoy something is to do it with the people you love. If you were to describe Iceland with only one word you could use: adventure, ice, lava etc. Most of people think that Iceland is a place you go to with your adult Friends, adventurers. However, it comes out, this island is also a great place to spend some time with your family and children. If you are looking for the best Iceland Family holiday, then keep on reading!
An Iceland Family Holiday could be really fun and I am sure it would be an unforgettable experience. In this article you will find out more about actvities for the best Iceland Family Holiday. And of course, options that the country has to offer.
Horse riding in Iceland is one of the most attractive activities. I can definitely recommend it if you are on an Iceland Family Holiday and especially with kids. Those horses are a unique bred in Iceland. Horse riding is very exciting both for adults and children. You get to interact with the animals which is much better than just watching them.
If you enjoy whale watching, you are in one of the best places in Europe to do it. There is more then 15 species here to be discovered. This is a very good idea to spend time with your family and little ones. Entertainment guaranteed! There are many local companies that offer guided tours.
What a great adventure it is to watch birdlife, admiring ducks, guillemots, cormorants and of course puffins!. That would be a great fun trying to spot some puffins on the cliffs with your family. There is company called “Elding” that offers tours for free for children from 0 to 6 years old and reduced rates for children from 7 to 15 years old.
The Northern Lights.
If you are visiting Iceland in wintertime, you better not miss the Northern Lights. It is one and only experience which can’t be compared to anything else. It is totally magical, your kids will love it, they will imagine they are in a science fiction movie.
As hunting the auroras might be quite difficult, you might want to use one of the local Company organising tours.
If your children are older than 2 years old, you must pop in to the Blue Lagoon. It is the most wonderful geothermal spa in Iceland. The entrance is free for kids from 2 to 13 year old. All those who are younger than 8 they have to wear armbands, which are provided by the Company for free. You can spend a nice time here with your family and get relaxed. Remember though that it is best to purchase your tickets in advance.
Hiking around the Gullfoss and Geysir
Enjoying the nature is essential, it is Iceland´s seal of identity. The hole family can get a real fun together on the track.
This is a very interesting and attractive thing that the nature has to offer. You cannot miss it.
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Gullfoss is definitely one of the most beautiful and powerful waterfalls. Geysir is a geothermal activity. If you are lucky you can see the eruption every 5 minutes and you can feel the steam hissing from the cracks on the ground. The Icelandic landscape is unique and you can do some hiking and visit the other geothermal pools nearby as well. Remember to make sure everyone has comfortable, waterproof clothes and hiking boots which is essential on the trails.
Everyone loves to spend time with their families and children. Traveling is one of the things you should definitely do together. An Iceland Family Holiday would be a nice experience that both you and your kids will love.