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FRONT 2017-07-03T14:54:39+00:00

NORTH ICELAND

The north of Iceland truly is a place of contrasts. It’s long valleys and peninsulas are interspersed with mountains, lava fields and smooth hills carved out by rivers. As it’s so near the Arctic Circle the midnight sun is invariably awe-inspiring.

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North Iceland is a veritable string of jewels and its nature attracts people of all ages. The famous Dettifoss nearby Lake Mývatn is in North Iceland and renowned places like Ásbyrgi, Hvitserkur, and Dimmuborgir are among natural wonders you can explore in North Iceland. The region offers endless opportunities to see and discover some breathtaking landscapes.

The societies and the economy in North Iceland have many faces. Whereas agriculture is the mainstay of rural areas, the towns mostly depend on fishing, industry, trade and a range of services. Each village has its own characteristics though they all prove hospitable hosts. The availability of food and accommodation and the possibilities at every location for recreation and entertainment make hopping between the villages informative as well as fun. In every case, the residents are lively and ready to celebrate.

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Get gas at Orkan.

The Orkan Discount tag offers numerous benefits in the form of discounts on fuel, foods and car-related goods at the Orkan and Skeljungur stations. The prepaid card allows you to enjoy your trip around Iceland without having to worry about not being able to pay for fuel. The Orkan discount card can be refilled at all Orkan and Skeljungur stores.

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Stay connected with Síminn.

Síminn Prepaid is simple and easy to use and refill. There are plenty of options to fulfil your needs, for your feature phone, smartphones, tablets or laptop. With our extensive 3G/4G network around the country, it’s easy to share your adventures in Iceland with your friends and family at home.

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