A stretch of the main route through Þingvellir National Park will be closed from July 31 until October.
The Icelandic Travel Industry Association is protesting increased fees at both the Vatnajökull and Þingvellir National Parks.
Authorities in the Bláskógabyggð municipality have rejected a proposal to build a massive luxury hotel and spa complex near Þingvellir National Park.
Foreign tourists who visit Iceland in the winter report being happier with their experience at popular tourist spots in Iceland than those who visit during the summer.
Þingvellir National Park Manager Ólafur Örn Haraldsson has asked the Icelandic Transport Authority to impose stricter rules and monitoring regarding scuba-diving and snorkeling in Silfra fissure.
Visitors parking vehicles at Þingvellir National Park will need to pay for the privilege starting from May 1.