Month: November 2015

Tips for Visiting the Blue Lagoon in Iceland

It was 9 AM and the sun hasn’t even come up yet. As soon as we landed we decided to book our tickets to visit Iceland’s most popular tourist destination. Nearly everyone that visits this amazing country seems to fit this activity into their travel itinerary. After a long flight, relaxing in a natural geothermal spa sounds like a fine idea! Located only a short 20-minute drive from Keflavik International Airport, the Blue Lagoon is the ideal quick stop before heading to the city. Based on my experience, here are some tips for visiting the Blue Lagoon: Do not arrange airport pick-up! I highly recommend visiting this attraction when you first arrive or on the way to the airport when you leave since it’s located 45 minutes away from Reykavik. As soon as you land, be sure to book a bus ticket to drive you to the Blue Lagoon. If you’re traveling from the US, your flight will most likely land early in the morning. Which is the perfect time to visit the Blue Lagoon …