Good preparation is key for successful travels. Keep the points below in mind 

  • At wintertime most of the highland as well as many roads are closed. Get information about the area.
  • Always leave your travel plan with someone who can react if needed.
  • Check the weather forecast and remember that in Iceland the weather can change in a split second!
  • Remember to bring the right equipment for the kind of travel you are planning.
  • Map, compass and GPS should always be used when traveling outside urban areas.

In courtesy of and remember that your first destination should always be the Safetravel homepage.