Keflavik International Airport

Record Number of Tourists in January

The Icelandic Tourist Board has published new statistics showing that the number of foreign tourists in Iceland has never been higher in January than it was this year.

Overnight Stays up by 36 Percent

The number of overnight stays at Icelandic hotels in December last year increased by 36 percent compared with December of 2014, from 133,300 to 181,900, according to Statistics Iceland.

TF-LIF Icelandic Coastguard Helicopter

British Hikers Rescued Three Times

The Icelandic Coast Guard helicopter was called out shortly after noon yesterday to pick up a British hiking team in Emstrur, between Landmannalaugar and Þórsmörk.

Laki crater

Tourism Policy Introduced

Comprehensive cooperation between authorities, municipalities, and the travel industry has been announced in a new policy for the travel industry.