Iceland - travel, tourism, roads

In Iceland there are no rail or highway. The only main road is a circular road Ringroad, which circling the whole island and was completed only several years ago after many attempts to bridge the sharp glacier river on the south coast of Iceland. Iceland is a tight and very sophisticated network of bus lines private companies, which allows tourists to choose the route with a different starting point of the target. Outside ausobusových Communications offers its services to many tourist agencies, representing an opportunity to get into certain areas without the use of their own or rent off-road vehicles. In Iceland, it is also possible to bring their own vehicle but it is time-consuming and ferry journey will take the whole week and another to pay tax for the operation of cars on the island. Another option is to rent a car directly in Iceland, and travel to the interior of the rent should be adjusted off-road vehicle All-wheel-drive, which is necessary to arrange the insurance. However, rental prices are incredibly high, the consumption of up to 30 liters for 100 kilometers and the price of gasoline or diesel equivalent of about CZK 45 is need this transport Iceland after careful consideration.



Road in the centre Thorsmork
At the local conditions very busy road in the centre Thorsmork - favorite place Sunday trips Icelandic.

Road of Iceland
And this is the road of Iceland (on the map marked as a major).

Warning against travel to the interior
Warning against travel to the interior.

Travelling to the interior
Travelling to the interior are long and lonely.

Towards a wide river valley glacier.
Towards a wide river valley glacier.

Bus stop scheduled flights to Reykjavik - Thorsmork.
Bus stop scheduled flights to Reykjavik - Thorsmork.

Expedition Land Rover Defender
Expedition Land Rover Defender in full equipment.

Petrol station outside main road are mostly self
Petrol station outside main road are mostly self.

Icelandic SUV car
Icelandic SUV car

Thus the journey very close look away from the main road
Thus the journey very close look away from the main road.

Repair roads in Iceland
Repair roads in Iceland.

 Building new roads in Iceland is very demanding
Building new roads in Iceland is very demanding.

The typical family car of Icelander
The typical family car of Icelander.

I rescue service vehicles must be equipped in a field.
I rescue service vehicles must be equipped in a field.

Buses are also suitable for driving in harsh terrain.
Buses are also suitable for driving in harsh terrain.

On Iceland do not just offroad car
On Iceland do not just offroad car.

The second most common means of transport in Iceland is a small passenger aircraft.
The second most common means of transport in Iceland is a small passenger aircraft.

 Modern building Icelandic international airport.
Modern building Icelandic international airport.