Mosfellsbaer is a popular place to head to while you are in Reykjavik as some of the city’s main attractions are within easy driving distance. Two of the most popular attractions here are the fascinating Lagafellslaug and the incredible Alafoss Waterfall. Also, be sure to check out the Korpa Golf Course and the Grafarholt Golf Course.
Vacationers in Mosfellsbaer, looking for something different, should head to the nearby museums and theaters. Take the time to see some of the inspiring museums here such as the Reykjavik City Museum, the Reykjavik Electricity Museum and Arbaejarsafn.
If you are here with the whole family, visit the Laugardalslaug Geothermal Pool. You should not miss out on the amazing animal encounters at the Domestic Animal Zoo and the Reykjavik Park and Zoo.
There are many beautiful natural destinations here so don’t miss the chance to get outdoors. If you are up for a walk head to a beach, such as Arbaejarlaug. Find a little peace in the Grasagardur Botanical Garden, one of the places where families can breathe in the fresh air.
Those with a love of soccer should visit Laugardalsvollur, home of the Iceland national football team and the much-loved Iceland women's national football team. Depending on the score, either celebrate or commiserate with local fans after the full-time siren blows in a nearby pub.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, think about staying close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. Check out the rooms and rates at the Hotel Laxnes, the Laugabjarg, or the Fjord Guesthouse.