Iceland practice, know


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Identity Card:
  • Capital Reykjav & iacute; k

  • Population 320 000 hab .

  • Constitution Republic

  • Language : Icelandic

  • Religion Evangelical Lutheran Church

    Entry requirements:
    • Visa No, national identity card or valid passport is sufficient for tourism .

    • Passport No, national map of sufficient identity to a European national .

      • Currency Australian dollar (ISK)

      • Currency rates : 1 euro = 172 crowns .

      • Payment Cards widely accepted international credit cards .

      • Budget stay 1 Week : 250- 650 euro

        • Restaurants
          Cheap : less than 10 € / person
          Average : 15-20 € / person
          Premium . more than 30 € / person.

          • accommodation
            Cheap : less than 20 € / night
            Average : 50-60 € / night
            Premium : more than 100 € / night


            How to get there?

            • By Air: Icelandair is the main airline flying to Iceland, and it is the only airline to offer direct flights from France. It takes 3h30de flight from Paris and 300 to € 600 for a return ticket.

            • E Ferry No: There is a weekly ferry connection provided by the Smyril company from Denmark and islands Faroe. Because of the little passenger traffic prices are very high

              On site:

              • Car : The car is the main means of transportation on the island, with the bus, there are no railways. The main road goes around the island. Winter most secondary roads are closed. (Hitchhiker you will have no problem to make you take a ride)

              • Bus The bus with the car is the main means of getting around the island. Buy Full Circle Pass to all around the island by bus.

              • Air: There are several airports served by Air Iceland and Eagle Air Iceland companies.

              • Ferry : There are a few boat connections to small islands inhabited around Iceland.

                • Vaccinations No mandatory vaccines

                • Tips : To obtain the European Health Insurance Card before departure .

                  • Delinquency: Almost nonexistent, at first you will have no problem in Iceland, just avoid the soûles meat output bars on weekends

                  • Natural hazards: Use common sense and pay attention to signs indicating: geysers and volcanoes. Watch the corner of his eye also weather reports.

                    • Climate : temperate oceanic climate

                    • Average temperatures 13 & deg; C in summer and 0 & deg; C in winter .

                    • Best time to reach Wait for the spring and summer to enjoy Iceland .

                      Daily life:
                      • Time difference : UTC + 0, one hour less than in France .

                      • Electrical Outlets : 220V / 50Hz, European plug

                      • Calling code 00,354

                      • internet, wifi Because everyone has internet at home there are little cafes, if you have your computer you will have no trouble finding access wifi.

                      • Features : The days are very short in winter and very long in summer .