From its snow-capped volcanoes, vast expanses of lava and some of the most picturesque views in the world.
No wonder the country attracts the attention of tourists from around the world including celebrities and media moguls such as power couples Kim Kardashian and Kanye West and Beyonce and Jay Z.
Here are three things to do when in this island nation:
1. Admire the scenery:
Due to its unique location between the North Atlantic and the Arctic Ocean, Iceland is a beautiful volcanic island with a plateau characterised by sand and lava fields, mountains and glaciers that can cause you to lose your breath.
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2. Go glacier hiking:
Glacier hiking, ice cave and ice climbing are all interesting activities available to visitors and tourists in Iceland. Explore a frozen maze of tall, towering ice formations.
The largest glacier in Europe, Vatnajökul has a breathtaking crystal ice cave that is sure to leave you breathless.
3. Visit the penis museum:
There is an entire museum dedicated to displaying phalluses and penile parts in Reykjavík, the capital city. There are penises taken from whales, seals and land mammals on display at the museum.
It got its first human penis in 2011 but the detachment didn’t go as planned, as the exhibition is unattractive.
The museum continues its search for a younger and bigger penis from would-be donors.