Iceland is a country of diverse and beautiful physical contrasts, with geysers, hot springs, waterfalls, volcanoes, highlands and forest scenery. There is no better place on earth to experience such a wealth of geographical features to enhance your Geology and Geography studies. Iceland is defined by its dramatic volcanic landscape of contrasting waterfalls, stunning glaciers, geothermal lagoons and volcanic beaches. The capital, Reykjavik, home to the majority of the population, runs on geothermal power and is further known for its culture, museums and vibrant city life. Iceland is a destination that meets many learning objectives.