There are several sights in the area perfect for photo opportunities. Here are a few that we can recommend:
Stjórnarfoss is a scenic waterfall and a true hidden gem known only to the locals. Find the cascade on your way to Adventure Hotel Geirland, not far from road 203.
Skaftáreldahraun is a huge lava field from Laki eruption, which is believed to be one of the greatest lava flows in history. The lava field is just 5 minutes away from the hotel.
Kirkjugólf is an odd expanse of columnar basalt that once was mistaken for an old church floor. The site is located on the way to our hotel, close to road 203.
Dverghamrar (Dwarf Rocks), located 13 minutes away from the hotel, are a protected natural monument and one of the most remarkable rock formations in Iceland.
Systrastapi Rock is a photogenic steep rocky hill located just 11 minutes from the hotel.
Systrafoss Waterfall, located 7 minutes away from Hotel Geirland, is a beautiful double cascade. Nearby you’ll find a few short hikes in the gorgeous forested area where Iceland’s tallest trees grow.