Outdoor Activities in Selfoss

Outdoor activities in Selfoss are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Selfoss comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Selfoss and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Selfoss has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Selfoss.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Selfoss:

  1. #1 of 32 Outdoors Activities in Selfoss
    - Used in 1598 itineraries
    Geysir

    Tags: View Point, Hot Spring

    Address: Haukadalsvegur, Iceland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Iceland is quite famous for its tall sprouting geysers or ‘geysir’ as they are called locally. These wonderful natural wonders are widely found all over the country and are especially pres...Read more

  2. #2 of 32 Outdoors Activities in Selfoss
    - Used in 1511 itineraries
    Kerid

    Tags: Lake

    Address: South, Iceland

    The Kerid is a volcanic crater lake located in South Iceland and formed thousands of years back due to the eruption of a cone volcano and the emptying of its magma reserve which resulted in its eventu...Read more

  3. #3 of 32 Outdoors Activities in Selfoss
    - Used in 942 itineraries
    Paradisarhellir Cave

    Tags: Cave, Waterfall

    Address: Fit, Iceland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Paradisarhellir Cave also popularly known as Paradise Cave is a famous attraction in South Iceland just near the Seljalandsfoss waterfall. Reaching the cave requires a small hike and a little clim...Read more

  4. #4 of 32 Outdoors Activities in Selfoss
    - Used in 1319 itineraries
    Tre Og List

    Tags: Art Gallery

    Address: Villingaholtsvegur, Iceland

    The Tre Og List is a gallery unlike any other one might have visited in Iceland or anywhere else. This gallery is run by a third generation woodworker who makes the wooden artworks and mechanical inve...Read more

  5. #5 of 32 Outdoors Activities in Selfoss
    - Used in 1340 itineraries
    Seljalandsfoss

    Tags: View Point, Waterfall, Nature

    Address: Þórsmerkurvegur, Iceland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Seljalandsfoss is one of the most popular waterfalls in Iceland courtesy it being featured on The Amazing Race 6. Iceland has lots of waterfalls, but the thing which sets Seljalandsfoss apart is t...Read more

  6. #6 of 32 Outdoors Activities in Selfoss
    - Used in 1298 itineraries
    Olfusa

    Tags: River

    Address: Selfoss, Iceland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Olfusa river is Iceland’s largest river and flows right through the city of Selfoss. Because of the many tributaries that add large amounts of spring water to it, the Olfusa has an even flow...Read more

  7. #7 of 32 Outdoors Activities in Selfoss
    - Used in 181 itineraries
    Strokkur Geyser

    Tags: Park

    Address: Hafnartún, Selfoss, Iceland

    Come to the Strokkur Geyser, Selfoss and treat your vision with the incredible sites of numerous geysers erupting about every ten minutes with blasts of beautiful coloured thermal springs going 60 met...Read more

  8. #8 of 32 Outdoors Activities in Selfoss
    - Used in 165 itineraries
    Selfoss Geyser

    Tags: View Point

    Address: Selfoss 8001, Iceland

    The Selfoss Geyser is a popular Geyser and is a must see if you are visiting Iceland. You can get very close to the geyser and observe the water gushing out. You could also consider opting for the org...Read more

  9. #9 of 32 Outdoors Activities in Selfoss
    Skaftafell Visitor Centre, Vatnajokull National Park Image
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    Tags: Tourist Center

    Address: Skaftafellsvegur, 785, Iceland, Selfoss

    The Skaftafell Visitor Centre is a service and information center where visitors would be able to find all their answers regarding the Skaftafell area as well as information about the accommodation, h...Read more

  10. #10 of 32 Outdoors Activities in Selfoss
    - Used in 40 itineraries
    Turf House

    Address: Gaulverjabæjarvegur, Iceland

    Timings: 01:00 pm - 06:00 pm Details

    A great way to learn about the heritage and culture of island is by visiting the Turf House in Selfoss. The turf houses have played an important role in Icelandic lives thanks to the insulation and wa...Read more

  11. #11 of 32 Outdoors Activities in Selfoss
    - Used in 147 itineraries
    Skogafoss

    Tags: Waterfall

    Address: Skógafoss, Iceland

    While Iceland is packed with picturesque attractions, Skógafoss is a waterfall that would leave you awestruck. Know to be the most popular waterfall in Iceland, this place simply makes for a po...Read more

  12. #12 of 32 Outdoors Activities in Selfoss
    - Used in 10 itineraries
    Gesthus Selfoss Image
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    Address: Engjavegur, 800 Selfoss, Iceland

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    Callie Phelps

    Parked our camper van here for one night. Reception staff was extremely nice, but it was quite difficult to tell where true "spots" were actually located. When we finally decided on one, a very unfrie...

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  13. #13 of 32 Outdoors Activities in Selfoss
    - Used in 4 itineraries
    Lambastadir Guesthouse Image
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    Address: Lambastadir, Unknown, 801, Iceland

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    KS Ho

    Great if you want peace without television.

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  14. #14 of 32 Outdoors Activities in Selfoss
    Icelandic Mountain Guides Solheimajokull Image
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    Address: Sólheimajökulsvegur, Iceland

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    John Brantley

    Great experience well worth the drive and making earliest reservations. Tasks some stamina and brink water. Bathrooms needs.

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  15. #15 of 32 Outdoors Activities in Selfoss
    - Used in 100 itineraries
    Nupshestar Image
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    Timings: 24-hrs Details
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    Manuel Mikschovsky

    Very nice people! We were pretty much beginner and were still able to ride the horses for 2 hours and enjoy the landscape. The guides were very nice and explained everything you need to know for your ...

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