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Exploring Kirkjufell Mountain and Kirkjufellsfoss Waterfall in Iceland

Imagine a land where ethereal beauty and raw power collide, where towering mountains stand sentinel over roaring waterfalls, and where the secrets of the earth lie hidden beneath your feet. Welcome to Iceland – home to Kirkjufell Mountain and Kirkjufellsfoss Waterfall, a realm of geological wonders, heart-stopping vistas, and the mysteries of the Northern Lights. Are you prepared to embark on a journey into the heart of this mesmerizing landscape? Read on and discover the marvels that await you.

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Aron Freyr
By Aron FreyrTue, 26 Sept 2023 • 8 min read
Woman visiting places in iceland with her rental carItineraries

Top 10 Places to Visit with Your Rental Car in Iceland

Exploring Iceland by rental car has become a popular way to see the country's beauty and natural wonders. With so many attractions to visit and scenic drives to enjoy, you will not run out of places to see during your road trip!

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Leah BIlquist
By Leah BIlquistWed, 23 Aug 2023 • 10 min read
Magnificent Canyons in IcelandItineraries

Discover the Magnificent Canyons in Iceland

Prepare to embark on a journey through the majestic canyons in Iceland, where glacial rivers carve breathtaking landscapes, and stunning geological features await curious adventurers. In this exploration, you’ll uncover the hidden gems and awe-inspiring beauty that make canyons in iceland an unforgettable experience for millions of visitors each year.

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Aron Freyr
By Aron FreyrMon, 21 Aug 2023 • 13 min read
Icelandic landscape of a field with a lot of smoke and lava from a volcanoItineraries

Top 11 Must-Visit Volcanic Sites in Iceland

Iceland has over 130 volcanoes located throughout the country, with 30 of them still active today. Some of them are famous for recent volcanic eruptions, while others have not erupted in thousands of years. There are so many notable Iceland volcanoes, it is hard to know which ones you can visit. With the nickname of The Land of Fire and Ice, you know you won’t be disappointed when it comes to Iceland's volcanic sites. Here are our top 11 must-visit volcanic sites in Iceland!

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Leah BIlquist
By Leah BIlquistTue, 27 Jun 2023 • 15 min read
A collage of Iceland's most captivating photography locations, featuring waterfalls, mountains, glaciers, and the Northern LightsItineraries

The Ultimate Guide to Iceland's Best Photography Spots

Discover the mesmerizing beauty of Iceland through our comprehensive guide to the country's most stunning photography spots. Experience awe-inspiring natural wonders like the Northern Lights, vast ice caves, and volcanic landscapes. From majestic waterfalls to tranquil glaciers, Iceland offers a treasure trove of breathtaking landscapes waiting to be captured by your lens. Unleash your creativity and explore top travel destinations that will leave you speechless, while creating unforgettable memories and stunning photographs in this unparalleled Nordic paradise.

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Leah BIlquist
By Leah BIlquistSat, 1 Apr 2023 • 6 min read
Couple admiring aurora borealis in the blue and starry sky of iceland in winter time Itineraries

10 Best Places to See the Northern Lights in Iceland

The Northern Lights are one of the most sought-after natural wonders of the world. Viewing them is a common bucket list item for many, but most do not get a chance to see them in their lifetime. Iceland is home to some of the best aurora activity due to the country's long Northern Lights season and dark skies.

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Leah BIlquist
By Leah BIlquistFri, 17 Mar 2023 • 11 min read
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19 Must-Sees in West Iceland

West Iceland is a hidden treasure that's often overshadowed by the popular Golden Circle or South Coast attractions. But it's a gem that's waiting to be discovered.

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Leah BIlquist
By Leah BIlquistThu, 9 Mar 2023 • 15 min read
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What to Do Near Keflavik Airport Iceland

Who says your adventure doesn’t start at the airport? While many take off and land at Keflavik Airport, they sometimes overlook the surrounding area. We understand Iceland has so much to explore, but spending a half day exploring the Reykjanesbær region before or after your flight is a must! From scenic lighthouses to quirky museums, there is so much for you to do. Here are our top picks for what to do near Keflavik Airport in Iceland.

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Leah BIlquist
By Leah BIlquistTue, 7 Mar 2023 • 8 min read
Northern Lights at Godafoss waterfall in winter, north Iceland.Itineraries

18 Must-Sees in North Iceland

Iceland is technically a small country, with big places to explore. The country has over 6400 miles of land, making it double the size of Denmark. It is also roughly the same size as the state of Kentucky, which is in America. There are generally four sides of the country, the east, west, south, and north. Each provides a unique adventure for you to enjoy. From waterfalls to volcanoes, we are going to break down the 18 must-sees in Northern Iceland. And what makes them so special?

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Leah BIlquist
By Leah BIlquistWed, 1 Mar 2023 • 15 min read
Friends River rafting Iceland in a crazy waterItineraries

6 Activities in Iceland for Adrenaline Junkies

You know that tingly sensation of excitement, that pulsating heartbeat when faced with a thrill? Welcome, adrenaline junkies! If your idea of a vacation is more than just relaxing, but an opportunity to get your adrenaline pumping, then this is for you.

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Leah BIlquist
By Leah BIlquistSat, 22 Oct 2022 • 8 min read
The Great Geysir erupting in spring, IcelandItineraries

A Complete Ring Road Itinerary - Part 3

Your final stretch of Ring Road will end in Reykjavik! But not before taking on the well-known Golden Circle Route, a 140-mile adventure. Marvel at craters, waterfalls, and national parks, all before spending some much-needed time in the capital of Iceland, Reykjavik.

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Leah BIlquist
By Leah BIlquistFri, 14 Oct 2022 • 15 min read
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A Complete Ring Road Itinerary - Part 2

During this leg of the trip, you will spend some time in Eastern Iceland, as well as heading into the infamous South Coast. You will visit hidden waterfalls, small villages, dramatic black sand beaches, and quirky museums.

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Leah BIlquist
By Leah BIlquistFri, 14 Oct 2022 • 17 min read
The Godafoss, famous waterfall in IcelandItineraries

A Complete Ring Road Itinerary - Part 1

Part One of your Ring Road adventure will bring you to unique locations! You will explore some of Northern Iceland's treasures, including waterfalls, nature baths, valleys, and more!

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Leah BIlquist
By Leah BIlquistThu, 13 Oct 2022 • 12 min read
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Best Places To Visit In Iceland

There are so many places to visit in Iceland that it can be overwhelming to choose where to go. This guide provides a list of the best places to visit in Iceland.

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Leah BIlquist
By Leah BIlquistTue, 7 Jun 2022 • 20 min read
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Discover 10 Iconic Film and TV Locations in Iceland

Have you ever been so engrossed in a movie or TV show and thought, “Where is this stunning location?” If yes, there's a good chance you've admired the mesmerizing beauty of Iceland without even realizing it.

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Leah BIlquist
By Leah BIlquistMon, 23 May 2022 • 11 min read
An aerial view of the stunning, otherworldly landscape of Iceland, with vibrant green moss covering the volcanic rocks and mountains in the background.Itineraries

6 Otherworldly Locations in Iceland: A Journey to Another Planet

Discover Iceland's breathtaking landscapes and explore the unique, extraterrestrial environments that make this country so special. Visit 6 must-see locations that look like they belong on another planet.

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Leah BIlquist
By Leah BIlquistMon, 2 May 2022 • 11 min read
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Best Things to do in Iceland

Iceland is a country unlike any other, brimming with adventure. There are volcanoes and glaciers, hot springs and waterfalls, vast fjords, and tiny towns, all of them backed by some out-of-this-world scenery. Every year, visitors to this little island nation outnumber the locals six-to-one, but it’s still easy to find your own slice of Icelandic paradise. From bucket-list-worthy natural spectacles to hiking across the epic landscapes, here are the best things to do in Iceland. And for those planning a trip, don’t forget about a car rental in Iceland.

Go Car Rental Iceland travel writer Leah BIlquist
By Leah BIlquistFri, 29 Apr 2022 • 15 min read