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Reviewed 3 days ago

Stunning scenery. Hired a car from Egilsstadir airport and drove on the Ring Road both north and south. Be aware that there are many narrow single lane bridges and stretches of gravel road on the journey down to Jokulsarlon glacier lagoon. Also, sheep can be...More

Thank swigle
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the ring road, we rented a car and were able to take our time go see other things and avoid some of the crazy tourism. So beautiful!

Thank S M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Ring Road goes clockwise from Reykjavik to Akureyri, Hofn and back to Reykjavik. It is paved, though not for the feint of heart. and hits most of the major highlights. Iceland may in fact be the land that gave birth to giants, ogres, trolls...More

Thank Patricia L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Driving half the ring road was just perfect for us - not too far, too many hours to drive every day, time to enjoy the trip - not a chore to "do the ring road". We had one week in Iceland and chose to spend...More

1  Thank Myclare
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent two weeks in a camper van traveling the ring road and visiting all sorts of places. Waterfalls, Fjords, Snowfields and Glaciers, Historic sites, Museums, Pubs, and the most consistently amazing scenery we've ever seen! The sites within an easy day from Reykjavik were...More

1  Thank Rick M
Reviewed 6 October 2018

While researching about my upcoming trip to Iceland there were altering opinions about whether or not to drive the ring road. Most of them said the ring road was a waste of time and you should just highlight certain area of Iceland. If you have...More

1  Thank Isaiah P
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We spent 6 days driving the ring road and what a fascinating time. Probably should have driven through the north west section without an overnight stay,( as there is not a lot of variation) and spent more time in Reykjavik. The most diverse landscape in...More

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 3 October 2018

The road is scenic and easy to travel. There are numerous rest areas with good food, coffee, drinks and free restrooms at convenient stopping intervals. The road is paved (good condition) and frequently being updated and repaired due to damage caused by large vehicles with...More

1  Thank Lyndy B
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I spent 12 days in Iceland driving around the Ring Road. My husband turned 50 and Iceland was where he wanted to go. I feel like 12 days was a good time to see most of the country. We did not see...More

Thank chemie71
Reviewed 23 September 2018

My wife and I spent 8 days in Iceland in mid-September. We drove the Ring Road (Highway 1). I was a bit apprehensive about the east side of Iceland given the fact some of the road is gravel. In the end there was only a...More

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6 September 2018|
Response from Ugo C | Reviewed this property |
Hello there. Well, if you go into Geysir and Gulfoss, you're already knee deep in the Golden Circle, so it makes no sense backing up and finishing it on another day. You would just be doing a double trip. Better do the... More
24 August 2018|
Response from Ugo C | Reviewed this property |
Hello there. If you're renting a car or caravan, most rental companies include the discount card already. They normally put it as a keychain to the car keys. If this is not the case on the company you're using, then you can... More
22 August 2018|
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Response from Ugo C | Reviewed this property |
When they tell you the weather in Iceland changes every 5 minutes, is no exaggeration. It does. On September you will find rain, wind, snow and sometimes the combination of all three. But you may also get 3-5 days of great... More