Thingvellir lakeThingvellir National Park is a natural wonder. Thingvellir National Park is the spectacular site of Iceland's first Parliament. This is also the place where people met for important events. You can walk between North America on one side and Europe on the other. These wide-open landscapes are like nothing you 've ever seen before. Lake Thingvellir is the largest natural lake in Iceland. Around it, you can see the cracks and faults where the Eurasian and North American tectonic plates meet. These plates drift apart at a rate of about one inch or 2.5 centimeters per year, so Iceland is increasing. With it's wealth of geographical and historical significance, Thingvellir National Park truly is one of Iceland's natural treasures.
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