The Rough Guide to Iceland

The Rough Guide to Iceland

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Penguin Putnam
Now is the time to explore Iceland - tourism is booming and your króona will go further than you think. The Rough Guide to Iceland shows you the very best this exceptional country has to offer: from the party capital, Reykjavík, with its white nights and northern lights, to the newest volcanic hotspots at Holuhraun and Eyjafjallajökull. Come eye to eye with the giants of the deep on a whale watching tour, take a dip in the geothermal waters of the Blue Lagoon, or hike to the isolated highland valley of Þórsmörk. This sixth edition of The Rough Guide to Iceland includes stunning full-colour photos to inspire your travels through this vivid country of lavafields and bubbling mudpools, detailed maps to help you on your way and expert background on everything from smoked salmon to sagas. With the budget-conscious Rough Guide in your hand, you'll soon realise that Iceland - from its transport to accommodation and food - isn't as expensive as you might have thought. Make the most of your trip with The Rough Guide to Iceland.

Baker & Taylor
Provides information for travelers to Iceland, including coverage of transportation, accommodations, restaurants, sightseeing, outdoor activities, and festivals.

Ingram Publishing Services
Iceland attracted 0.9 million visitors in 2014 (Source:,Rough Guide have sold over 30,000 copies of the previous edition to Iceland,Since 2014 there has been a 30% increase of UK visitors to Iceland Gatwick have just launched daily flights to Iceland so visitor numbers are set to increase,Now in full-colour with inspirational photography, improved mapping, clearer chapter labelling and suggested itineraries,Rough Guides was the No.3 travel publisher in 2014, worth over £3 million (Nielsen Bookscan, 2014)

Publisher: London : Rough Guides, 2001-
ISBN: 9780241236642
Branch Call Number: 914.912 ROUGH
Characteristics: 368 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm
Additional Contributors: Proctor, James
Leffman, David
Notes: Color map printed on inside front cover
Iceland has never been so hot. Let The Rough Guide to Iceland be your companion on your trip to this unspoiled country — from the party capital, Reykjavík, with its white nights and northern lights, to the vast glaciers of the uninhabited interior. Come eye to eye with the giants of the sea on a whale watching tour or take a dip in the geothermal hot springs of the Blue Lagoon. This complete travel guide includes full-color pictures to inspire your adventures through this vivid country of lava fields and bubbling mud pools, detailed maps help you find your way, and expert background information on everything from smorgasbords to epic sagas keep you informed as you go. Up-to-date listings pinpoint the best hotels, restaurants, bars, and shops for all budgets, ensuring you have the most memorable trip imaginable.

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