Recommendations by AN Iceland Expert
Iceland Experts

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Iceland Experts

tips from a local to a keen explorer :)

We are excited to welcome you to Iceland. Here are our personal recommendations for some great and affordable tours and activities in Iceland along with transport, where to eat, what to do with a short layover to help with your planning. Hope you will enjoy your time in Iceland!

👍Top Tours

Top tours for seeing our beautiful country. These are my best suggestions and the pricing is really reasonable too. :)

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$ 85
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Golden Circle & The Secret Lagoon
Iceland:A western classic :)
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$ 112
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Snorkel Between Continents In Silfra | Free Photos
Iceland:A absolute must for snorkeling lovers!
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$ 45
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Northern Lights Tour By Bus
Iceland:An accessible way to see the northern lights!
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$ 867
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4 Day Blue Ice Cave, South Coast, Golden Circle, Snæfellsnes And Northern Lights
Iceland:Everything you could want to do in the South West Region of Iceland!
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$ 161
Experience
Express Whales, Eyjafjord & Akureyri
Iceland:An unforgettable experience
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$ 157
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Horses & Puffins (Elfin Tour)
Iceland:A summer favorite by many
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$ 89
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Reykjavík Classic Whale Watching
Iceland:Another summer classic and easily done from Reykjavík :)
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$ 185
Experience
Northern Lights And Stargazing
Iceland:Book ahead for your winter adventures in Iceland with this bucket list item!
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$ 4,744
Experience
Volcano Explorer Private Helicopter Tour
Iceland:An unforgettable experience that is a must do if your budget allows!
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$ 137
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Northern Lights Explorer / Northern Lights Superjeep tour
Iceland:Plan your winter adventures a head of time with a private tour :)
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$ 177
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Whales, Puffins & Reykjavík
Iceland:Get even closer to the whales on this intimate tour!
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✈️Reykjavík Tips

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How to Spend 3 Days in Reykjavik
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24 hours in Reykjavik, Iceland

💸Budget Friendly

Awesome experiences under $100 and articles on how to stretch your dollar in Iceland

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Iceland on a Budget: Reykjavik Travel Guide 2017
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10 Free Things To Do In Reykjavik
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A Lesson in Kindness While Hitchhiking Through Iceland
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How to Budget for Iceland!
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19 Easy Ways to Save Money on Your Trip to Iceland

⭐️The Essentials

Supermarkets, parking, pharmacies, alcohol, banks! All the things you don't really think about until you arrive, I've got it covered :)

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Bónus
Iceland:The ´cheapest´ supermarket, great for the essentails
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Krónan
Iceland:A little bit of a larger range than Bónus
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Vínbúðin
Iceland:The only place you can buy off licence alcohol in Iceland, watch out for open hours and plan ahead!
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Nettó
Iceland:Another supermarket chain, lightly healthier selection
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10-11
Iceland:Watch out for the prices here, if you think Bónus is expensive wait until you enter a 10-11!
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Landsbankinn
Iceland:Bank of Iceland
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Lyfja
Iceland:Pharmacy chain
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Ráðhús parking
Iceland:Carparking near the pond
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Laugavegur parking garage
Iceland:Downtown parking
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Traðarkot - Parking House
Iceland:Downtown parking
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How to Go Swimming in Iceland
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What to Pack for a Trip to Iceland
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Weather Forecast in Iceland

🍻Drinks, Restaurants and Nightlife!

It might be cliché but that’s why we love it!

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Where to Eat in Reykjavik Iceland (and what to order!) | Savored Journeys
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A Guide to Laugavegur, Iceland’s Single Coolest Street
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The 10 Best Bars In Reykjavik, Iceland
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Cheap Eats in Reykjavik
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5 Places for the Best Coffee in Reykjavik

🚌Transport

It's important to know how you're getting between all your awesome adventures! I've put a collection together to make it easier for you. I can also book a taxi for you if that is easier for your group, sometimes it can be worth it than getting the bus at 4am! ;)