Vatnajökull National Park is located in the vicinity of Huo Si in southeastern Iceland, and ranks third in the world,second to Antarctic glaciers and Greenland glaciers. Here ice caps and exit glaciers are combined. The volcanoes under the glaciers often have crust activity accompanied by large-scale floods and beautiful mountains. There are lavas, craters and hot lakes in the glacier. "Song of Ice and Fire" is performed here every day.
Located in the southeast of Fahsa Bay in Western Iceland, the highest latitude capital in the world, it is the largest port city in Iceland. Affected by the North Atlantic Warm Current, the climate is mild. In July and August, the temperature is 12 degrees Celsius, and in January, it is 12 degrees Celsius, with an average annual temperature of 4.3 degrees Celsius. Iceland is not ice. Icelandic volcanoes are widely distributed. Because they are located on the plate and at the junction of the Atlantic and Arctic Oceans, they have frequent geological activities. Most of the volcanoes are active volcanoes, which can erupt at any time. Because of the unique geographical environment, the world's unique natural law landscape has been created. Let's share the world's fairyland:
It's a must-have tourist attraction for Reykjavik. It's amazing that you can get close contact with the glacier. It's covered with volcanic ash. You can see the glittering thousand-year ice and snow inside. Icebergs are melting all the time. Tickling slag falls down. Black boulders are exposed in the melting places. Some even grow green vegetation here. You can personally feel the tremendous effect and change of the greenhouse effect on the earth, which is not very tasty.
A glacier, this large area is the cleanest, bluest seen these days, Iceland has a variety of different blues. There is no special way to see the glacier, but as Lu Xun said, the way is people come out. ???
Today is the most important day of Iceland's tourism. Before arriving, we made a 15-hour reservation at home "Wattner Glacier National Park on the South Bank + a one-day cruise by boat" from 7 - "00 a.m. to 10 - "00 p.m. to the hotel. The price is US$199 per person. Ways to visit waterfalls, glaciers, ice lake boats, Vick Town. One of the most eye-catching items is the boat ice lake project, which lasts about one hour and is explained in English. On the way, the tour guide will knock a piece of ice in the ice lake for you to taste. This is the best way to visit the ice lake and also the most interesting item. At 7:00 a.m., the coach picked up people at the hotel gate on time, and then turned several points to pick them up before starting to drive out of Leishi. The sky was cloudy at this time. I wondered whether the weather forecast checked by the travel agency was accurate or not. I was worried about going up and down with the car. The bus slowly entered the boundless wilderness, and the prelude of the dream just opened. The sky is blue, the wilderness is vast, the wind blows the grassland to see cattle and sheep. Geothermal, tundra, volcanic ash, glaciers and waterfalls make up a world of ice and fire. It seems that this scene has come to the edge of the world.
Watner Glacier National Park, the weather is good, the glaciers are beautiful and the ice can be eaten. Although it's almost worse than the Harding Glacier in Greenland and Alaska, it's also magnificent. It's the location of the Hollywood blockbuster "Star Crossing" frozen planet. The key is that you can walk on your own. The intensity is not very strong, two and a half hours, even children can be easily competent. The guide will explain why it is so dirty, how fast the glacier melts, how blue ice forms, etc. He walks on the crushed ice and hears its creaking sound; he drinks glacial water and grins his teeth for its cold; he picks up mud and stone with an ice pickaxe, knocks open the surface and sees transparency underneath. He could not understand the guide's explanation, but intuitively realized that the temperature of the earth was the meaning of our trip.
Iceland must experience the place, I want to introduce that it has glacier hiking, that is, Skafta glacier hiking, choose a difficult experience of 3 hours, but although the difficulty is low, but the danger still exists, remind, the experiencer must obey the guide's instructions.
There are several kinds of tours for glacier walking. You can sign up according to your personal needs. There are professional leaders with you. If you don't have waterproof clothes and pants, you can rent them there, as well as hats and gloves, all of which are set. Everyone rides in a medium van and drives from the parking lot to the glacier. Then the tour guide gives you ice claws and pickaxes to explain the safety issues, so you can walk on the ice. We must pay attention to safety and not walk around by ourselves.
Key Wattner Glacier Hiking. Follow the trainer for about 2 kilometers on foot to experience glacier walking and close observation of glacier surface and deep holes and trenches. It is said that the perennial temperature of the ice is only 64 degrees below zero. Only when you really stand here will you find out how great nature is and how small your seconds are!
There is the largest glacier in the world in the national park, called vatnaji volcano. This huge glacier has many branches of the glacier tongue, and each glacier has its own name and unique characteristics. Vanaji Volcano National Park is unique in its different natural wonders, characterized by constant fire and ice battles. In this area, you can see white glaciers falling onto black beaches, heat flows from frozen ice reservoirs, and the highest peaks in Iceland, on its deepest glacial lakes.
Europe's largest glacier is spectacular, and its thickest point is nearly kilometers. One hundred blue marble-like ice caves in Iceland are formed by melting water from the Watner Glacier in Iceland. Ice caves are not a place for tourists to reach or go deep. Ice caves are moving every day, and there is no trace of them. They must follow professional guides to get there safely.