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How do I Become a Guide in Iceland?

Tourists in Þingvellir

Photo: Páll Stefánsson.

Q: Where can I study be become a guide in Iceland?


A: Leiðsöguskólinn is the place to go. The program is one school year, from September to May, three nights a week. To get in, you have to be at least 21 and speak one or more foreign languages. The course is taught in Icelandic. The school is located in Kópavogur, in the capital region.

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