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We drive out here one evening in late September and parked our car waiting to view northern lights. We had a fantastic experience and the lights were incredible! We went back our last night in the daylight so we could see the beach and lighthouse....More
I went late in the day to see the sunset and was able to walk across a beach area to the lighthouse, as the tide was low. Beautiful, and not that many tourists,
There were a lot of locals using the nearby hiking, bicycling path....More
Lovely little stop just beyond Reykjavik. The scenery was beautiful, make sure to pay attention to the tide times when visiting, we cut it a bit close and had a rising tide on our way in making it much more difficult to get back. Ovearll,...More
Our Icelandic friend took us to walk around the Grotta Lighthouse area on an overcast and windy day... the place is approximately 10 minutes drive from downtown Reykjavik, and you can park nearby. Walking around the area is relaxing. On a clear day - and...More
You don't need to book a tour to see the Northern Lights, you can just come to the Grotta Lighthouse! Unfortunately, we didn't get to see the lights while we were there because of the clouds, but there were many cars there waiting with us,...More
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you do not need to worry about being stuck. there is a beautiful view from the parking area, just next to the lighthouse. I don't know where can you see the tide times, but we went there morning and evening and it was safe... More
you do not need to worry about being stuck. there is a beautiful view from the parking area, just next to the lighthouse. I don't know where can you see the tide times, but we went there morning and evening and it was safe to walk over to the lighthouse. beautiful place.