Best facts of Iceland: learn about Iceland before you visit

May 3, 2023, Hertz Iceland Iceland Travel Info

When planning your vacation to Iceland, it is important to do the proper research before your trip. You will need to know some facts about Iceland, the best places to go, how much it’s going to cost, the ways to get around and the best rental cars in Iceland. In this article, we will explore […] full post

Iceland Highland Car Rental: What’s the best car for you?

July 16, 2024, Hertz Iceland Car Rental Tips

Exploring the highland of Iceland is an adventure with magnificent views, wild landscapes, and an adrenaline-pumping experience in F-road driving(Mountain road driving). It really matters what 4×4 vehicle you choose. This article will help you choose the best Iceland car rental for your Icelandic Highland adventure by considering the pros and cons of each choice […] full post

Elves in Iceland: Where to Find the Elf Houses

July 15, 2024, Hertz Iceland Iceland culture

Do Icelanders Believe In Elves? Iceland is a country shaped by folklore and myths. Much of Icelandic culture is rooted in superstitious beliefs, legends, and stories, many of which are connected to iconic landmarks around the country. One of the most interesting aspects of Icelandic folklore is the belief in elves, also called “huldufólk” (hidden people), […] full post

11 Best Iceland Campsites : location, route +Map

July 8, 2024, Hertz Iceland Best travel tips

Camping in Iceland offers an extraordinary chance to experience glaciers, waterfalls, volcanic plains, and hot springs up close. Renting a camper from Hertz Iceland gives you the freedom to explore at your own pace, making it perfect for a summer camping adventure.This guide lists the best 11 campgrounds in Iceland, including its amenities, features, and […] full post

Skyr Yogurt: Iceland’s Traditional Delicacy

July 5, 2024, Hertz Iceland Iceland culture

When you think of Iceland, you might picture stunning landscapes, geysers, and the Northern Lights. But Iceland is not just the endless expanse of blue and skies; it has a rich culinary heritage too, Skyr being one its legacies to icelandic cultures. What is Skyr? Icelandic skyr (pronounced “skee-er”) is a traditional dairy product more […] full post

Icelandic Sheepdog: A Cultural Icon of Iceland

July 3, 2024, Hertz Iceland Iceland nature

Icelandic Sheepdog, a breed deeply entwined with Iceland’s rich history and culture. While strict border controls make it difficult for tourists to bring their own dogs to Iceland, learning about this unique breed can enrich your travel experience. As you explore Iceland’s stunning landscapes, imagine the loyal Icelandic Sheepdog by your side, guiding sheep and […] full post

Best Iceland Swimming Pools and Icelandic pool culture

June 28, 2024, Hertz Iceland Iceland culture

Icelandic swimming pools, or “sundlaugar” as they’re called locally, are more than just places to take a dip, they are an integral part of Icelandic culture, serving as hubs for both relaxation and building social connections. In fact, Iceland’s swimming pool culture is so significant that it’s been nominated for UNESCO’s intangible cultural heritage list! […] full post

Thingvellir National Park Iceland Guide with a Car Rental

June 27, 2024, Hertz Iceland Iceland Attractions

þingvellir national park is one of Iceland’s most significant historical and geological sites, part of the golden circle route, attracting visitors from around the world. Renting a car from Hertz Iceland allows you to explore this magnificent park at your own pace. Overview of Thingvellir National Park History Significance of the park Thingvellir, or Þingvellir […] full post

How to visit Laugarvatn Fontana Spa with a rental car

June 25, 2024, Hertz Iceland Iceland Attractions

Laugarvatn Fontana Spa is a hidden gem in Iceland that promises a unique and relaxing experience. If you’re planning to explore Iceland, renting a car from Hertz Iceland can make your journey smooth and enjoyable. Let’s dive into what makes it so special and how you can get there by car. What is Laugarvatn Fontana […] full post

12 Famous Movies Filmed in Iceland + 3 best Iceland Movie

June 21, 2024, Hertz Iceland Iceland culture

Iceland’s dramatic landscapes have become a popular choice for filmmakers seeking otherworldly locations. From glaciers and waterfalls to volcanic deserts and black sand beaches, Iceland has provided a stunning backdrop for everything from action films to sci-fi adventures. This guide will explore 12 famous movies filmed in Iceland, including the filming locations, how to get […] full post

Your Guide to Iceland Highland Attraction: Thorsmork

June 20, 2024, Hertz Iceland Iceland Attractions

Thorsmork, also known as Þórsmörk, is a breathtaking nature reserve located in the Icelandic highlands. This comprehensive guide will help you explore Thorsmork, covering how to get there, what to see, and why renting a 4WD vehicle from Hertz Iceland is crucial for a safe and memorable trip. What is Thorsmork? Þórsmörk, translating to “Thor’s […] full post