Westfjords Iceland: Self-drive Travel Guide

May 12, 2023, Hertz Iceland Iceland Attractions

No matter which route you travel in Iceland, you are sure to encounter something magnificent. But while many tourists flock to popular spots like the Golden Circle and the Blue Lagoon, there’s a remote part of Iceland in the far west that offers a truly unique and unforgettable experience. We’re talking about the Westfjords, a […]

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West Iceland Snaefellsnes Peninsula self-drive travel guide

May 4, 2023, 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, […]

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Iceland Self-drive Tour: Guide to Golden Circle by car

May 4, 2023, Hertz Iceland Iceland Attractions

The Golden Circle Iceland is the most popular route for tourists visiting and driving around Iceland. It is the best way for travelers to see some of Iceland’s top attractions in a limited time frame. In fact, you can self-drive the Golden Circle and see some of the islands’ most awe-inspiring locations in as little […]

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Iceland Vatnajökull National Park: A Comprehensive Guide

April 17, 2023, Hertz Iceland Iceland Attractions

Vatnajokull National Park is Europe’s second-largest national park, covering 14% of the surface area of Iceland. Named after Vatnajökull glacier, the park holds great cultural and natural significance to Iceland. There are many myths and legends associated with the park, along with multiple historic sites within the borders of the park, including a Viking settlement […]

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Akureyri Iceland: best things to do and see with a car

April 3, 2023, Hertz Iceland Iceland Attractions

The charming town of Akureyri is nestled between the mountains and sea in Northern Iceland. Akureyri is the second-largest urban area in Iceland, and it’s full of historical and cultural gems waiting to be discovered inside the city and its surrounding area. It’s Iceland’s hub for whale watching, local festivals, and arts and a gateway […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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The ultimate guide to the Blue Lagoon Iceland in 2024

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 […]

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Driving the Iceland Ring Road: start with the essential 2024 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 […]

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