While our travel plans may be on hold, we’ll keep doing what we do best — fulfilling your wanderlust by bringing the world to you. For 21 days, we’ll be exploring a new destination through immersive POV videos, online discussions with our travel community, and other surprises along the way. More details here.
From watching the northern lights and exploring ice caves to gawking at surreal rock formations formed by volcanic activity, Iceland is a country of both ice and fire. Climb and hike the massive glaciers at Sólheimajökull, and the view at Jökulsárló’s icebergs are bound to astound you.
Iceland – 360 Virtual Tour
For mobile users, watch on YouTube for the full experience!
Country Code: +354
Time Zone: GMT (8 hours behind Singapore)
Peak Travel Period: Jun – Aug
Four Seasons: Yes
Currency: Icelandic Króna, ISK (kr)
Tap water: Safe to drink
AC Socket Type: Type C & F – 230V 50Hz
Icelanders can speak English very well, but we can probably never speak Icelandic like them. Here are a couple of words we will all be unlikely to pronounce!
- Hello/Greetings – Halló/Góðan daginn
- Thank you – Takk
- Excuse me – Fyrirgefðu
- Good – Góður/Góð (male/female)
- Nice to meet you – Gaman að kynnast þér
- Famous Volcano that erupted in 2010 stopping air traffic in Europe – Eyjafjallajökull