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  • Iceland Overview

    A blissful destination, Iceland features various landscapes sure to please any type of traveler Iceland is a beautiful mountainous island country placed in the northern area of the Atlantic Ocean. From stunning glaciers to red sulfur vents and black lava fields, visitors have lots of opportunities to appreciate the beauty of…
  • Breathtaking Fjords of Iceland

    Iceland and it’s Breathtaking Fjords. Iceland is a destination that will leave you amazed wherever you look. The country has some of the most beautiful and scenic fjords.Fjords is a long, narrow inlet with steep sides or cliffs, created in a valley carved by glacial activity. These fjords are bounded…
  • Iceland's Geysers and Hot Springs

     Iceland because of its high volcanic activity is home to some of the most popular geysers and hot springs. The maximum number of hot springs and geysers can be found in the Haukadalur region in Southwest Iceland. The Strokkur and the Geysir are the most prominent geysers in this region.

  • The Jokulsargljufur National Park

    The Jokulsargljufur National Park is established around the river Jökulsá á Fjöllum in the northern part of Iceland. The park was founded in 1973 and now is a part of the Vatnajökull National Park. It is located north of the Dettifoss waterfall.

  • Skaftafell National Park

    One of the must visit destinations in Iceland is the National Park of Skaftafell. Established in the year 1967, it was the second national park to be established in the country. The park encompasses the Morsárdalur valley, the Kristínartindar Mountain and the Skaftafellsjökull glacier.

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Iceland Info

ADMINISTRATIVE CAPITAL: Reykjavík

GEOGRAPHY

Located in the north Atlantic ocean Iceland is an island with a land area totaling 103,001 sq kms and a coast of 4,988 km.

DEMOGRAPHY

A population of close to 0.3 Million. Muslims account for about 0.1% of the population.

CLIMATE

Iceland has a cold climate Heavy snow fall during winter and the temperature ranges from -25°C to -30°C.Summer at Iceland is not very warm the temperature can be between 10-13°C.

LANGUAGES SPOKEN

Icelandic is the official language.

LOCAL TIME

GMT +00 hrs

BUSINESS HOURS

Government: 9 AM to 5 PM

HOLIDAYS
New Year's Day: January 1st
May day: May 1st
Icelandic National Day: June 17th
New Years Eve: December 31st

CURRENCY
celandic króna

IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS

Police/Medical/Fire: 112

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