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Eruption information
Volcanic eruption in Reykjanes A volcanic eruption is ongoing in Geldingadalir on the Reykjanes Peninsula. It is a magnificent scene to visit. However, visitors are urged to take precautions and prepare well before visiting. Here you can find information about the eruption and answers to frequently asked questions.

Experience

Volcano Tours
Fun activities
For the family
Are you hungry?
Dining
Plan your trip
Upplifðu.is
Meet the locals
Swimming pools
Relax
Blue Lagoon

Destinations to Consider

Events

The towns

Gardur

Gardur

Outdoor enthusiasts should not miss out on the chance of visiting the town of Garður if they are traveling through the Reykjanes peninsula.On Garðskag
Grindavik

Grindavik

Grindavík, a family-oriented village, is one of the nations strongest fishing industry townships, and home to well established processing plants and a
Hafnir

Hafnir

The town Hafnir owns the second most land in the Reykjanes peninsula and takes its name from two large farms Sandhöfn and Kirkjuhöfn which are now des
Reykjanesbaer

Reykjanesbaer

The Town of Reykjanes is a young and vibrant rapidly growing town on Reykjanes peninsula. There has been a significant increase in number of citizens
Sandgerdi

Sandgerdi

Sandgerði is one of the country's major fishing communities. Rich fishing-grounds are found just off the coast of Sandgerði. There are interesting thi
Suðurnesjabær

Suðurnesjabær

On June 10th, 2018, a new municipality, Suðurnesjabær was created from the merger of Sandgerði and Garður. Residents voted on their new town’s name an
Vogar

Vogar

In the Town of Vogar you will find various services and can enjoy a walk along the sea, watch the birdlife by Vogatjörn pond and the monument Íslands

Practical Information

News from Reykjanes

  • Courtyard by Marriott gets the World Travel Awards

    Courtyard by Marriott gets the World Travel Awards

    The World Travel Awards was established in 1993 to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence. Today, the World Travel Awards is recognized globally as the ultimate hallmark of industry excellence.
  • What Works Tourism

    What Works Tourism

    What Works Tourism is a A global summit to advance social progress. The summit will be held in Hljómahöll on October the 14th 2021
  • The Church in Krýsuvík gets an Honorary Beauty Award

    The Church in Krýsuvík gets an Honorary Beauty Award

    The Church in Krýsuvík burned down in 2010, immediately after the fire a group of people created a friend's association for the church with reforms of rebuilding it.
  • Picture of the crater taken 15.09.21

    New measurements from Institute of Earth Sciences

    Institute of Earth Sciences regularly publishes new data about the eruption in Fagradalsfjall, the lasp update was on 19th of september 2021