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Fjadrargljufur closed

Fjadrargljufur closed

The Icelandic Environment Agency has extended the closure of Fjadrargljufur due to to rain and fragile soil conditions.
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Luxury Travel Guide Awards – Outdoor Activity Destination of the year 2018

Luxury Travel Guide Awards – Outdoor Activity Destination of the year 2018

South Iceland was awarded the LTG Outdoor Activity Destination of the year 2018 in Europe. The Luxury Travel Guide Awards represent the pinnacle of travel and tourism achievement, championing the best in their respective fields; therefore to come out on top is truly an achievement we are proud of.
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Hold your horses - The Icelandic pure breed

Hold your horses - The Icelandic pure breed

In Iceland, visitors usually want to get acquainted with our mountains, glaciers, fjords, bizarre delicacies, hot dogs and even volcanoes.
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Weekly bulletin from Safetravel

Weekly bulletin from Safetravel

Extreme rain predicted today from Vík to Reyðafjörður until tonight.
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Weekly bulletin from Safetravel

Severe gale force winds along the south coast tomorrow, Thursday, from Seljalandsfoss to Vík and from Skaftafell to Jökulsárlón! Wind gusts expected to reach 40 m/s so bigger and lighter vehicles should avoid travel in the area! Important to inform drivers on motorcomes, camping cars! Other drivers must slow down when travelling in the area! Considerable amount of rain is along-side this so travelling is not recommended! Heavy wind gusts 25-30 m/s will be from Reykjavík to Borgarnes in Kjalarnes and under Hafnarfjall. This will last all day!
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Weekly bulletin from Safetravel

Weekly bulletin from Safetravel

Here we have the forecast for the next few days. Both road conditions and the weather forecast should be checked multiple times a day for the forecast given is not a 100% reliable such a long time in advance – check out: www.road.is + en.vedur.is If you have information or tips that you feel would enhance our service for example about travel destinations close to you we would love to hear about them in an email. Pictures always appreciated.
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Weekly bulletin from Safetravel

Weekly bulletin from Safetravel

Here we have the forecast for the next few days. Both road conditions and the weather forecast should be checked multiple times a day for the forecast given is not a 100% reliable such a long time in advance
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Weekly bulletin from Safetravel

Weekly bulletin from Safetravel

Here we have the forecast for the next few days. Both road conditions and the weather forecast should be checked multiple times a day for the forecast given is not a 100% reliable such a long time in advance – check out: www.road.is + en.vedur.is
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Are you preparing for a hike on Fimmvörðuháls trail?

Are you preparing for a hike on Fimmvörðuháls trail?

The Fimmvörðuháls trail (e. Five Cairn trail) enjoys growing popularity among hikers from all over the world. The trail was chosen, along with the Laugavegur trail, one of worlds best hikes - for a good reason.
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Geopark week 18.-25. April 2016

Geopark week 18.-25. April 2016

Many interesting events in Geopark week in Katla Geopark
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South Iceland

Towns & Villages

The south of Iceland has several towns and villages, each with its own style, charm and points of interest. Selfoss is the largest town and has a variety of shops, services, many restaurants and fast food places. Most towns are close to the main route, making them accessible and enjoyable.

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Map Höfn Kirkjubæjarklaustur Vík Vestmannaeyjar Hvolsvöllur Flúðir Laugarvatn Reykholt Laugarás Borg Brautarholt Hveragerði Árnes Selfoss Hella Stokkseyri Eyrarbakki Þykkvibær Þórlákshöfn