If you are really on the hunt for a unique and magnificent beach destination, Reynisfjara Beach in Iceland should be on top of your list. This mystical black volcanic sand beach sits between scattered cliffs and enormous cave mouths with powerful, roaring Atlantic waves crashing on its shores. The views from the beach include the Reynisdrangar sea stacks, a bizarre looking rock pillar formation incredibly famous in Iceland. Reynisfjara Beach is the definition of Iceland’s pure and raw natural beauty and an absolute dream for any beach discoverer.
To go explore this unique beach in majestic Iceland you will fly into Keflavik airport which is Iceland’s only international airport. From here we recommend renting a car to really explore the natural, raw beauty around the island. If you are driving from the capital Reykjavik the drive to Reynisfjara beach is relatively easy and takes about two and a half hours. If you are travelling from Canada you can take a flight fromik from popular destinations like Toronto, Edmonton, Vancouver, Montreal and Halifax.