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Iceland Visitor's Guide Online - Information about Iceland

Looking for information about Iceland?

Since its first publication in 2000, Visitor's Guide has acquired a place among the best and most popular tourist guides to Iceland. Now this excellent guide is available both as a Pocket Book and as an Online Guide.

Here you can browse through articles, photogalleries and practical information online, view the Pocket Book Version on the screen or download a printable copy. You may also download maps of Reykjavík and Kópavogur, or a road map of Iceland.

Browse through lists of our registered companies in various branches of the tourist industry, by using the "Your Guide To" option in the top left corner on the page. Some of the companies registered the Visitor's Guide offer discounts and special deals for tourists that carry the Visitor's Guide Pocket Book with them while shopping. These coupons can also be retrieved by downloading the printable version of Visitor's Guide Pocket Book.
Click here to order the Visitor´s Guide Pocket Book. We ship worldwide!


New companies on our site
Hotel Glymur, a lovely hotel in Hvalfjordur around 50 km west of Reykjavik.
Siglunes Guesthouse, a hotel located on the north coast of Iceland, in the small sea-side town Siglufjörður.
Hotel Dyrholaey, a cosy and warm hotel, located south of Iceland.
Guesthouse Hvammur, located in the Vatnajokull region southeast Iceland.

English  Icelandic  French  Swedish  German  Spanish
Much of the website's content is in English, however, many of our companies have information in Icelandic, German, French, Swedish and Spanish as well. The available languages are indicated by a small flag of the country in question.

Get a free book and price guarantee
Book your accommodation with us in Iceland - or otherwere in the world. You can send us confirmation of your booking and we will send you a free Visitor's Guide book to your home. We guarantee that our rates are equal to sites like booking.com.

  • News

Follow the Bardarbunga volcano eruptions
The Bardarbunga volcano eruption began on Sunday 31 of August and it continues to pour lava from the ground causing galcier ice to melt. Here you can watch a webcam streaming live from the Bardarbunga eruption site. ...
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Visitor's Guide book 2014 - 2015
The new edition of Visitor's Guide, valid from 2014 and through July 2015, just came out in June. The book is printed in 115,000 copies and distributed to hotels and guesthouses in Reykjavík, information centres around the country, travel agenci...
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Visitor's Guide Online is run by NETIÐ - marketing and business consultancy, which also publishes Visitor's Guide Pocket Book as well as a comprehensive Information Folder in 6 languages. The Information Folder and the Pocket Book are available in hotels, guesthouses and information centres in the Greater Reykjavik area, as well as at some places in the countryside.

All Visitor's Guide products contain information from selected recommended companies in various branches of the tourist industry; dining, shopping, culture and recreation. Information on this webpage reflects the content of the published products, developed through 13 years of finding out what tourists in Iceland are looking for.

Visitor's Guide
Information Folder
since 1997

Visitor's Guide
Pocket Book
since 2000

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