Travel to Iceland to experience spectacular natural beauty and diverse landscapes and incredible things to see and do. You will get to feel the warmth of the Icelandic people and enjoy one of the most amazing times of your life. With One World 365 you can experience the highlights of the country.
Get inspiration for the best things to do if you would like to go travelling or backpacking in Iceland.
Most flights arrive into Keflavík International Airport located in Iceland's capital city - Reykjavik. This airport is connected to a number of international airports in Europe and North America. Flights times from London are around 3 hours and from New York it is 5 hours 45 minutes. You can also reach Iceland by ferry or cruise ship.
Iceland is an all year round destination and there really isn't a best time to visit. You are best seeing what activities you would like to do and then this will determine when is the ideal time to go. The best time to see the Northern lights is between November and March whilst summer is a popular time due to the outdoor adventures available.
Iceland is a country of diverse opportunities, there is so much you can do here. Here are some things you should add to your itinerary:
If you have always wanted to visit Iceland and see spectacular things like the Northern Lights you will be sure to find an experience or itinerary to match your interests. Iceland will leave you spellbound and you won't regret visiting this beautiful country. From Reykjavik it is very easy to venture out and travel to see more of the country. There are so many activities available, the hard part is choosing what to do.
Looking to spend your gap year visiting one of the most spectacular countries in Europe? You can't go wrong with Iceland! This country is beautiful with relaxing cities like Reykjavik, the world famous fjords, incredible landscapes, waterfalls, geothermal hotsprings, lagoons and also lots of unique gap year trips and programs. If you love the great outdoors, you will love spending time in Iceland.
If you are looking to go travelling in Iceland the cost can put a lot of people off, this is not one of the cheapest travel destinations in the world. Here are some top tips and advice for visiting Iceland on the cheap:
Looking for somewhere to to stay in Iceland? There is so much choice including hotels, guesthouses, hostels, farmhouses and camping. You will need to book in advance during the traveling high season.
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