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Meet in Reykjavík is now under the umbrella of Promote Iceland

Meet in Reykjavík, the official convention bureau for Reykjavík city and the capital area, has joined forces with Promote Iceland. According to an agreement between  Reykjavík’s city council executive committee, Promote Iceland and Icelandair,  Meet in Reykjavík will be operated  independently  for MICE marketing and serve as both a national convention bureau for Iceland and…

Guidelines for travellers visiting Iceland

The Directorate of Health has published an instructional video for tourists visiting Iceland. The video includes various practical information on how to prepare for the visit, what to expect on arrival, how to travel responsibly, and stay safe during your travels. Watch Video now  

CNN on Iceland’s reopening

“Iceland now feels like the coronavirus never happened” according to a new report by CNN Read the full report here:  

  • 23 June, 2020
  • Category: News
  • Safe travel with Icelandair

    Here’s what your new travel experience will look like, when you’re ready to take to the skies again. Icelandair wants to assure you that they are well equipped for the new travel reality, and ready when you are.

    • 23 June, 2020
    • Category: News
  • Iceland’s reopening leads with safety

    As of June 15th the EU/EEA, EFTA and UK residents have begun to travel to Iceland. A travel restriction release eminently welcomed by both visitors and locals. This reopening is to be followed by nations outside of the Schengen Area on July 1st. All travelers and visitors alike are invited to either be conveniently tested…

  • Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Center in Reykjavík is ready for the post-COVID-19 era

    When social distancing measures were put in place in Iceland on March 16, Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Center in Reykjavík had to close temporarily. Before the outbreak, 2020 was on track to be a record year for Harpa in international events. “It was confusing and difficult for us, as for everyone in the event industry,…

  • Iceland will open its borders on June 15

    At a press conference yesterday (Tuesday), the Icelandic Prime Minister, Katrín Jakobsdóttir, announced that from June 15, the 14 day quarantine will not be mandatory for passengers arriving at Keflavík International Airport. Instead, tourists and Icelandic residents entering the country will be given the option of being screened for the novel coronavirus. After being screened…

  • Iceland and COVID-19: Update

    Today, for the fourth day in a row, there were no new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Iceland. In the last eight days, only two cases have been verified. The number of active COVID-19 cases in the country is down to 18. May 4 marked the start of substantial easing of the social distancing measures…

  • Meet in Reykjavík is open for business and fully operational

    Meet in Reykjavík is the official Convention Bureau for Reykjavík City and surroundings. Our role is to attract visitors long term to Iceland and to promote Reykjavík City and surroundings as a conference city and incentive destination of international standards. During these difficult times, a lot of our effort goes into sourcing and distributing information…