Jokulsarlon Iceland: Ultimate self-drive travel guide

March 3, 2023, Hertz Iceland Iceland Attractions

Jökulsárlón Iceland is a glacier lagoon in southeast Iceland, and one of the country’s most popular tourist destinations. It’s the deepest lake in Iceland and is part of Vatnajökull National Park, which contains the country’s largest glacier. In this guide, we will provide you with all the information you need to plan your trip to […] full post

Iceland Highlands guide: How to Explore it by Rental Car

February 22, 2023, Hertz Iceland Iceland Attractions

Welcome to the land of fire and ice! Iceland is a country of incredible natural beauty, with landscapes ranging from glaciers and volcanoes to waterfalls and hot springs in Iceland. And nowhere is this beauty more apparent than in the highlands of Iceland, also named central highlands. Located in the center of the country, the […] full post

Sky Lagoon Iceland: How does it compare to Blue Lagoon?

January 18, 2023, Hertz Iceland Iceland Attractions

Sky Lagoon vs Blue Lagoon– which one suits you? Most people are familiar with the Blue Lagoon in Iceland. The geothermal pools make it one of the most popular attractions in the entire country. But in 2021, a new geothermal lagoon opened only minutes from downtown Reykjavik that rivals the spa experience of Blue Lagoon, […] full post

The ultimate guide to the Blue Lagoon Iceland in 2023

January 16, 2023, Hertz Iceland Iceland Attractions

The Blue Lagoon Iceland is one of the country’s most visited attractions. This geothermal spa is often the first stop for visitors on their trip to Iceland and can be visited all year round and in any type of weather. The iconic milky blue waters of the lagoon draw visitors from around the globe to […] full post

Driving the Iceland Ring Road: start with the essential 2023 Updates

January 2, 2023, Hertz Iceland Iceland Attractions

The Ring Road is the single best way to explore the vast, dramatic landscapes of Iceland. Whether you are visiting for a weekend getaway or plan to spend longer on this beautiful island, your trip will inevitably intertwine with this popular road.  The road is known by many names including Route 1, Road Nr.1 and […] full post

Iceland’s top attractions: DC-3 Iceland Airplane Crash

November 28, 2022, Hertz Iceland Iceland Attractions

The dc-3 plane wreck in Iceland is one of the most famous sites in South Iceland on Sólheimasandur beach. And after being in Justin Beiber’s music video, it has been awash with tourists trying to see the amazing site of the crash.  So what is so magnetic about the site of the beloved relic of […] full post

Reynisfjara, the black sand beach in Iceland

November 11, 2022, Hertz Iceland Iceland Attractions

When you think of Iceland, what comes to mind? One of Iceland’s top natural features is our black sand beaches, with the most famous being Reynisfjara. The black sand beaches of Iceland are otherworldly, and you’ve likely seen them many times before in movies and tv series.  The sand sparkles against the backdrop of the […] full post

Driving the Iceland Diamond Circle: essential travel tips

September 26, 2022, Hertz Iceland Iceland Attractions

In only 260 kilometres of driving, you can see some of the most breathtaking sites and scenery in the world when travelling along the Diamond Circle in Iceland. It’s still one of the country’s hidden gems, as this route hasn’t gained as much popularity as the more famous Golden Circle.  If you’re planning a self-drive […] full post

West Iceland Snaefellsnes Peninsula self-drive travel guide

August 13, 2022, Hertz Iceland Iceland Attractions

Often referred to as “Iceland in Miniature” or “Iceland in a Nutshell,” the Snaefellsnes Peninsula contains all of Iceland’s main attractions and landscapes in one location. A 90-kilometer-long peninsula is a place of renowned enchantment and beauty, delivering the finest of Iceland.  While on the island, you can see lava fields, fjords, waterfalls, a glacier, […] full post

Hiking to the Volcano in Iceland 2023: Everything you need to know

August 11, 2022, Hertz Iceland Iceland Attractions Local activities recommendation Safe Travel Tips

After a month of earthquakes felt in the capital area, a fissure erupted on the Reykjanes Peninsula. Several volcanoes have resulted from the fissure line and have proven to be a “tourist eruptions.” The slow-flowing lazy lava allows visitors to hike to the Volcano and observe it up close and personal. Experts predict these volcanoes […] full post