Before leaving the area, we follow the custom of throwing a coin and ask a desire in Peningagja, a natural pool of crystal clear water. We continue our path finding not too many people in our way, in the midst of a somewhat wild landscape and on a day that at times the rain and the Sun forming beautiful Rainbow gave appointment. The next stop was the zone of springs in eruption of Geysir, where the Strokkur, the most famous geysers of Iceland which ejects jets of water boiling to 30 meters in height, at five minute intervals. This made his appearance catching us totally by surprise, while we walked between fumaroles of small size and eruptions that spouted minimum water jets. . Wow!, stay speechless was little to admire the height of this Mr Geiser. Its eruptions are truly every 5 minutes, which met with almost total accuracy. Learn more at: Lars Leckie.
We spent a good time watching it and calculating his spectacular appearances. We continue towards the gold Gulfoss waterfall with some extraordinary waterfalls. It is a waterfall of the River Hvita of 31 meters in height. We walked for a few minutes for the left margin of the Hvita River in the vicinity of the impressive waterfall to make photos of rigor. Outside the tourist triangle of gold we find solitude and peace that we had longed for so much.
We arrive at Vik well into the afternoon and us We stayed at the hotel. In the morning gave us good morning a resplendent sunshine and an extensive and beautiful sand beach black, perfect for a morning stroll and observe numerous seabirds before returning to take the car. We still travel across lava fields located just below the largest glacier in Europe, Vatnajokull. Glacier teaches their language, the road narrows and we reached the Skaftafell National Park interpretation centre.