Iceland vacations 2020 & 2021
Raw, rugged and extreme, the sheer force of nature is the dominant feature on the Icelandic landscape. This is a country shaped by volcanic activity, carved by glaciers and left almost entirely untamed. Our specialists know Iceland well and can build a trip that takes you to all its highlights or help you explore its geology, wildlife or backcountry wilderness in more detail.
We’ll suggest destinations and activities based on your interests and offer options to walk on age-old glaciers, snorkel between diverging tectonic plates, hike into ice caves or learn how to cook on a local farm. Along the way, you can lounge in a natural hot pool, chase the northern lights or marvel at the thundering cascades of water, bubbling mud pools, steaming fumaroles and glittering icebergs that make up Iceland’s otherworldly landscape. Everywhere you go, the drama and extremes of this beguiling destination unfold around you.
Suggested itineraries for Iceland
These itineraries give you a starting point for what your trip to Iceland could entail. They cover routes we've found work particularly well and feature some of our favorite places to stay. Treat them as inspiration, as each trip is created uniquely for you.
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Iceland by region
If you’re planning to focus your time in Iceland around a particular area, you can jump into the region you're most interested in to find detailed itinerary ideas together with accommodation choices and a taster of the experiences we can offer.
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Our expert guides to traveling in Iceland
Written by our specialists from the viewpoint of their own travels, these guides will help you decide on the shape of your own trip to Iceland. Aiming to inspire and inform, we share our recommendations for how to appreciate Iceland at its best.
On an Iceland trip, you can stand next to Europe’s most powerful waterfalls, watch puffins and whales, and drive, hike and horseback ride through steaming volcanic landscapes. Then, in winter, witness the northern lights dazzle in the skies. Our specialists can help kickstart your travel plans.