Photo Tour Log
Here we describe a handful of the tours already completed to show what conditions can be expected during different seasons. Even in a single day with a normal driving range we can experience a variety of weather systems. Iceland’s special geology with it’s mountains, glaciers, coastlines and sand plains all within close proximity can create micro climates. On a multi-day tour with many locations the weather conditions are always varied. In any cases it is the edge or aftermath of storms that give us the best pictures.
Thick snow clouds is the same as pulling that thick duvet over yourself at the end of the day. The storm persisted into the morning and I actually delayed our start towards the Ice Beach because the wind meters …
This tour always planned to start with a drive to East Iceland through Landmannalauagar. This was a bit of a gamble because we were guaranteed rain.
This was a camping trip in mid-August. Temperatures are just about comfortable for camping with a good sleeping bag. The clear advantages are the flexibility.
This was a Summer photo tour around Iceland, but this post will look a the first couple of days including Jökulsarlon and the East Fjords.
We departed from Reykjavik and headed towards the interior to a geothermal area called Landmannalaugar, the natural gem in the southern highlands of Iceland.