Adventurous visitors can truly experience southwestern Iceland’s remarkable ever-changing natural beauty by choosing from a wide range of activites – year-round, from the extreme to the sublime. This region offers opportunities for hot springs picniks, ice climbing, horseback riding, bird watching, stargazing, diving or snorkeling, caving, white-water rafting, snowmobile safaris, jeep tours,glacier walks, fly fishing for trout and arctic char, and more.
Not to be forgotten are the legendary landmarks and ruins that infuse Iceland with its present day sense of magic and folkloric mystery. South Iceland echoes with history. From ION, guests can reach many historical and cultural points of interest including the Icelandic Saga Center in Hvolsvöllur.