Thingvellir, Blaskogabyggd, rift valley on Mid-Atlantic Ridge and National Park an UNESCO World Heritage listed Iceland

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Thingvellir, Blaskogabyggd, rift valley on Mid-Atlantic Ridge and National Park an UNESCO World Heritage listed Iceland
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Thingvellir is a place in Bláskógabyggð in southwestern Iceland, near the peninsula of Reykjanes and the Hengill volcanic area. Þingvellir is a site of historical, cultural, and geological importance and is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Iceland. It is the site of a rift valley that marks the crest of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge. It is also home to Þingvallavatn, the largest natural lake in Iceland
Location: Thingvellir National Park, Iceland