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06.02.2023

Tourism in Iceland in Figures, January 2023: Summary for the year 2022

Arnar Már Ólafsson, new director general of the Icelandic Tourist Board.
27.01.2023

Arnar Már Ólafsson new Director General of the Icelandic Tourist Board

25.01.2023

"Good to know" - New information and educational website for management and staff in the tourism industry

23.01.2023

Apply for grant from NATA: Tourism development, Marketing or Travel Support.

11.01.2023

Almost 1.7 million departures of foreign passengers in 2022

04.01.2023

New project: Accessible Tourism

16.12.2022

Increased safety and better information with new signs in Reynisfjara black sand beach

13.12.2022

138 thousand departures of foreign passengers last November

Guðrún Þóra Gunnarsdóttir, director of the Icelandic Tourism Research Centre (ITRC).
12.12.2022

New scholarly journal in the field of tourism - Journal of Arctic Tourism

16.11.2022

Tourism in Iceland in Figures, Summer 2022 - summary

News from Iceland

05.02.2023
Iceland Review
No Deadline for Decision on Whether Gylfi Þór Sigurðsson Will Be Prosecuted in UK
05.02.2023
Iceland Review
As Cemeteries Fill, Reykjavík Residents Choose Cremation
05.02.2023
Iceland Monitor - Latest news
Upped her physical game in her 70s
05.02.2023
mbl.is - News in English
Upped her physical game in her 70s
04.02.2023
Iceland Review
‘If we decided it was our goal to reduce food waste, we'd do it’
04.02.2023
Iceland Review
Anna Overtakes Guðrún as Most Common First Name for Women
04.02.2023
Iceland Monitor - Latest news
Death threats after singing on the plane
04.02.2023
mbl.is - News in English
Death threats after singing on the plane
04.02.2023
Iceland Monitor - Latest news
Got a Grammy but missed it completely
04.02.2023
mbl.is - News in English
Got a Grammy but missed it completely
03.02.2023
Iceland Monitor - Latest news
Bus went off the road and overturned
03.02.2023
mbl.is - News in English
Bus went off the road and overturned
03.02.2023
Iceland Review
In Focus: Hate Speech in Iceland
03.02.2023
Iceland Review
Closure of Reykjanesbraut Cost Icelandair ISK 1 Billion
03.02.2023
Iceland Review
Ministry Dismisses Efling's Complaint Against State Mediator
03.02.2023
Iceland Review
Minister Unauthorised to Sell Surveillance Aircraft, MP Says
03.02.2023
Iceland Review
Deep North Episode 11: One Night in Gufunes

License and legislation

Many companies need licenses to operate in Tourism in Iceland. Take a look at the legislation and licenses required.

Icelandic Tourism Dashboard

Find all the latest data from Tourism in Iceland right here, in the Tourism Dashboard. 

The Tourist Site Protection Fund

The fund supports the development and protection of tourist destinations and tourist routes owned both by private entities and municipalities.