Iceland Travel Guide

The land is cold, but the people are warm and full of spirit — the kind of spirit you can drink!


Activities
Ektafiskur
Visit the tiny fishing village of Hauganes to sample some of the country's best cod at Ektafiskur. And keep your eyes open while in town, you might be lucky enough to find some of the famous Icelandic moonshine, landi.

Ektafiskur

Visit the tiny fishing village of Hauganes to sample some of the country's best cod at Ektafiskur. And keep your eyes open while in town, you might be lucky enough to find some of the famous Icelandic moonshine, landi.
Dalvik, Iceland
Phone: +354 466-1016
Hallgrimskirkja Lutheran Church
This Lutheran parish church in Reykjavik, Iceland, is the country’s largest church and sixth-tallest architectural structure.
  • Skólavordustigur, 101
  • Reykjavík, Iceland

Hallgrimskirkja Lutheran Church

This Lutheran parish church in Reykjavik, Iceland, is the country’s largest church and sixth-tallest architectural structure.
Skólavordustigur, 101 Reykjavík, Iceland
Phone: +354 510-1000

Hotels
Fosshotel Reykholt
This romantic country hotel is in Reykholt near Borgarfjordur, a fjord in western Iceland. It was once the home of poet Snorri Sturluson, making it one of the country’s major historic sites.
  • Hálsasveitavegur, 320
  • Reykholt, Iceland

Fosshotel Reykholt

This romantic country hotel is in Reykholt near Borgarfjordur, a fjord in western Iceland. It was once the home of poet Snorri Sturluson, making it one of the country’s major historic sites.
Hálsasveitavegur, 320 Reykholt, Iceland
Phone: +354 435-1260
Hotel Ranga
Head to this luxurious wilderness resort to sample 2 birch-infused liquors, Bjork and Birkir.
  • Sudurlandsvegur, 851
  • Hella, Iceland

Hotel Ranga

Head to this luxurious wilderness resort to sample 2 birch-infused liquors, Bjork and Birkir.
Sudurlandsvegur, 851 Hella, Iceland
Phone: +354 487-5700
Hotel Viking
When you stop by Hotel Viking, make sure to sample brennivin with a selection of cured shark and whale blubber.
  • Strandgata 55
  • Hafnarfjordur, Iceland

Hotel Viking

When you stop by Hotel Viking, make sure to sample brennivin with a selection of cured shark and whale blubber.
Strandgata 55 Hafnarfjordur, Iceland
Phone: +354 565-1213

Restaurants & Bars
Viking Village Restaurant
Sample Iceland's national drink, brennivin — a potato-based schnapps whose name means "burning wine."
  • Strandgata 55
  • Hafnarfjordur, Iceland

Viking Village Restaurant

Sample Iceland's national drink, brennivin — a potato-based schnapps whose name means "burning wine."
Strandgata 55 Hafnarfjordur, Iceland
Phone: +354 565-1213
Kaffibarrinn
This unique coffeehouse in Reykjavik turns into a beer house at night. It also features a talented men's choir.
  • Bergstadastraeti 1
  • Reykjavík, Iceland

Kaffibarrinn

This unique coffeehouse in Reykjavik turns into a beer house at night. It also features a talented men's choir.
Bergstadastraeti 1 Reykjavík, Iceland
Phone: +354 551-1588
Slippbarinn
This popular late-night drinking spot is the perfect place to experience Iceland like a local.
  • Myrargata 2
  • Reykjavík, Iceland

Slippbarinn

This popular late-night drinking spot is the perfect place to experience Iceland like a local.
Myrargata 2 Reykjavík, Iceland
Phone: +354 560-8080
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