Below you will find a list of what we consider to be necessary information before planning your trip.

1. Driving in Iceland

If you´re renting a car for your travel there are a few things you have to consider.

  • Roads in Iceland can be icy during the winter, so we recommend always driving with caution.
  • Watch out for the many single-lane bridges on the national highways.
  • 4WD vehicles are recommended during winter.
  • Winter driving in Iceland.

2. What kind of clothes should I bring? – Winter

  • Iceland gets extremely cold during winter. We recommend warm clothes, windproof shells, wools, and fleece.
  • Make sure to bring a warm hat and gloves.
  • Hiking shoes, stiff sole, and good ankle support.
  • Rain gear since it can rain all year round in Iceland.

3. Do I need a visa for traveling to Iceland?

4. What about the currency?

  • Do I need to buy Icelandic Króna (Crown)? No, you can buy Króna at the airport. More importantly, you can use your debit and credit cards everywhere, even for paying for using a restroom.