Do you want to enjoy a long weekend in Iceland, drive around the island in seven days, or perhaps stray a bit off the beaten path while you're at it? In any case, here are some tips for your travel planning, and suggestions for places to see and routes to take.
A day-trip from Reykjavík: Discover the Whale Fjord
The beautiful Hvalfjörður, with its winding roads and pristine hiking paths, is being rediscovered by travelers and developers alike.
Iceland's Three UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Iceland is home to three UNESCO-designated world heritage sites. These carefully selected places are areas with legal protection for having such cultural, historical, or scientific significance that they provide outstanding value to humanity.
Wild and free: Places (and puffins) accessible only over summer
Whether it’s in the long August twilight or the midnight sun of June, everything looks a little bit brighter in the summer seasons, and it’s also the only time when certain areas of Iceland, like the highlands, are accessible.
Reykjavík Weekend Getaway
Although by far the largest city in Iceland - home to two-thirds of Iceland’s population - Reykjavík is by any other measure a small capital; the city center, from one end to another, is only a 45 minute stretch by foot. On a weekend getaway, little time is wasted getting between sights.
New destinations in 2023
A look at new destinations and forthcoming openings we can't wait to see and visit in 2023. Hvammsvík Hot Springs, the largest ski resort of its kind and improved road connections in the rural Northeast.
A day on the Reykjanes peninsula
Are you planning a self-drive trip for a day or two close to Keflavík airport? You do not have to look far: The Reykjanes peninsula offers some of the best sights in Iceland, all within close distances.
Key Locations for Viking History in Iceland
Iceland, with its profound connections to the Viking Age and the Icelandic Sagas, offers a variety of historical sites, museums, and cultural experiences that provide a glimpse into its past.
A 3 day mini-break in West Iceland
West Iceland is an enchanting destination boasting nature's finest, with glaciers, waterfalls, volcanoes and the iconic mountains of Kirkjufell and Snæfellsjökull waiting to explored. The region also represents a rich history and cultural heritage, making it ideal for a 3-day mini-break.