Discover Vik, The Most Visited Place in Iceland

Vik is one of the most beautiful and most popular tourist destination in Iceland. Vik is situated directly under Mýrdalsjökull glacier, which is located on top Katla volcano. The volcano last eruption was in 1918. Experts believe that it is a long time and is possible in the near future again be activated. In case of enormous eruption amount of ice melted, that will be large enough to flood the entire village. It is considered that the only building that will not be flooded is the church, which is situated high on the mountain. Because of that residents of Vik are trained if feel the sign of eruption to rush to the church.

In Vik you can enjoy one of the most iconic of Icelandic scenic attractions. Vik is an ideal destination for all those who want to travel and reveal new places. There you can enjoy the turbulent seas, black sands, grassy meadows, green mountains, amazing landscapes, clean and fresh air. In other words, this place is ideal for those who want to escape away from city noise and relax was in the beautiful nature. Below you can see some breathtaking pictures of Vik that will gonna blow your mind and will gonna make you to wish to visit it one day in your life. Also these pictures are prove why Vik is the most popular tourist destination in Iceland.

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