Do you love traveling? Or you desire to visit a country? Iceland is a very beautiful city that you would like to visit. Iceland’s landscape is filled with volcanos, geysers, hot springs, and lava fields. The capital of Iceland is Reykjavik, and most of the population resides in the capital. The National park (Vatnajokull and sn√¶fellsjokul), is protected by massive glaciers.

The capital of Iceland (Reykjavik) is home to the National and Saga museum, and it runs on geothermal power. Here are the things to know before embarking on a journey to Iceland.

  • How to visit Iceland in 2021
  • Where to stay in Iceland
  • What to pack and need in Iceland

We would discuss fully these three aspects, this would help you to be fully prepared.

How to visit Iceland in 2021-:

Travelers that have been vaccinated, have the privilege to visit Iceland this 2021, because Iceland is now open to such ones, including Americans, without quarantine.

On April 6, 2021, all travelers around the world ( regardless of their origin), that can show proof of a full covid19 vaccination or prior covid19 infection, have permission to enter Iceland. Those who are hikers can enjoy visiting Iceland during July and August. While the northern light would find it preferable to visit Iceland during February, March, September, and October.

Those that want to visit Iceland, would have to provide the following -:

  • Certificate showing proof of vaccination or covid19 antibodies.
  • Travelers must register with Icelandic authorities by filling out a pre-registration form before arrival.
  • More than one covid19 test should be taken, that has a five-day quarantine.

Where to stay in Iceland

G Adventure -:

G adventure is marking down some of its popular itineraries, from now until June 30. You can decide to save up to 15% on six Iceland itineraries.

Classic journey -:

This is a lovely place to stay or visit, you will not regret choosing to stay on a classic journey because the people here are very friendly, they will make you feel at home and welcome you wholeheartedly.


The south of Reykjavik is where you can find hotel Ranga, On the island south coast. This is where the suites are themed after the seven continents. This hotel has an onsite observatory for stargazing, and it offers tours to the ice caves, glaciers, and volcanoes.

Hidden Iceland-:

Hidden Iceland is a beautiful place to stay or travel to. It has lots of glacier hikes, that you will love to visit. It is located in the southeast of the country.

What to pack and need in Iceland -:

  1. Rain pants
  2. Gloves, winter hat
  3. Hat (torque/beanie)
  4. Swimsuit
  5. Lightweight wool sweater
  6. Firm walking shoes with a good grip
  7. Scarves
  8. Warm socks
  9. Waterproof hiking bowls
  10. Quick-dry towel
  11. Sleep mask
  12. Reusable water bottle.


We have discussed fully how we can enjoy our trip to Iceland, and have seen the places we can stay for as long as we want. When traveling it is essential to take along all that we need for us to enjoy our journey to Iceland.

I hope this article was helpful on your visit to Iceland in 2021.