Self-drive vs. Guided Tours: What is the best way to travel in Iceland?

October 4, 2022 Car Rental Tips

While seeing Iceland promises to be a brilliant experience, you might already have some worries about how you’ll get around to the tourist attractions. With all the inside knowledge on this beautiful island, we’ll help you choose between taking guided Iceland tours and an Iceland car rental. Because of the lack of public transportation, there […] full post

Driving the Iceland Diamond Circle: essential travel tips

September 26, 2022 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

Iceland packing list: what to pack for a self-drive trip

September 15, 2022 Travel Info

One of the hardest things about going on vacation is packing. You only have a small amount of space to fit everything you need for your trip, so it’s important to choose each item wisely. There’s nothing worse than arriving at your destination and realizing you’re missing something important, but you also don’t want to […] full post

6 reasons to visit Iceland in winter for a self-driving trip

September 12, 2022 Iceland nature

With a name like Iceland, you might assume that visiting the country in the winter will be cold, dark, and, well… icy. But the reality is that visiting Iceland in the winter offers the unique opportunity to experience things you can’t experience during other parts of the year. And it doesn’t get as cold as […] full post

Iceland 7-day winter itinerary: one week with a rental car to see the northern lights

September 5, 2022 Road Trip Itineraries

The winter in Iceland is truly magical. Although many tourists choose to visit in the summer months because the weather is warmer, there are amazing activities that can only be done in the winter. The winter months offer the unique opportunity to explore Iceland’s ice caves and the bucket list chance of seeing the northern […] full post

Top 4 Iceland ice caves: How to visit them by rental car?

August 22, 2022 Iceland nature

One of the coolest features of Iceland that attract thousands of tourists every year is the Icelandic ice caves. There are few places in the world where you can have the experience of exploring the inside of a cave that’s made entirely of ice. The huge glaciers in Iceland make this possible, and as they […] full post

Iceland in December: the self-drive travel guide

August 15, 2022 Iceland nature

December is a very popular month for travel, with many people getting time off work for the Christmas holidays. It’s a great time to take a family vacation, and there are some fantastic things to see and do in Iceland during the month. If you’re planning on visiting Iceland in December, a self-drive trip is […] full post

West Iceland Snaefellsnes Peninsula self-drive travel guide

August 13, 2022 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 2022: Everything you need to know

August 11, 2022 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

Iceland in November: The self-drive travel guide

July 28, 2022 Iceland nature

November is an excellent month to visit Iceland. It’s the ideal time to try out daring outdoor sports like snowmobiling and even ice caving. You’ll also get to see amazing landscapes and quite possibly the northern lights! We bet you’re getting excited already. Well, this is why we’ve put together this complete self-drive travel guide […] full post