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Useful Apps


The Vegagerðin App

The Vegagerðin App

This app was published by the Icelandic Road and Coastal Administration. It has several pretty cool features, you can for instance use it to calculate the shortest routes, get info about road conditions and watch footage from web cameras.

Download the app for iOS and Android.

The 112 App

The 112 App was created by 112, which is the Icelandic equivalent to 911. The app allows you to send a signal directly to 112 by hitting the emergency button on your app. This feature is supported by GPS, so no signal is needed. The app also collects data about your route as you go in order to facilitate the rescuers to locate you, in case you need assistance.

Download the app for iOS and Android.
The 112 App
Wapp

Wapp

Wapp is an Icelandic hiking app that provides you GPS tracks of numerous hiking trails in Iceland, which can be used offline. The best thing about the app is that you can access all kinds of interesting facts about the trails you download, such as folktales, historical facts and information about the surrounding nature.

Download the app for iOS and Android.

Vedur

This app was published by the Iceland Meteorological Office. It’s a pretty basic weather app, but it’s interactive and really easy to use.

Download the app for iOS and Android.
Vedur

Local Rental Expert

Procar


Procar / Procamper

ProCar is your local car rental expert, operating since 2009. They have a wide selection of new high-quality rental cars, perfect for your Iceland adventure. They offer more than 20 types of vehicles with the capacity of 2 – 9 passengers, luxury vehicles and jeeps.

ProCar also offers ProCampers a great alternative way to save money while travelling around Iceland as it combines transport and accommodation while you experience the traditional Icelandic camping culture. ProCampers sleep two people and have everything you need to make your adventure on the road pleasant, such as cooking-drawer, cookware and kitchenware, heating system, water tank, mattresses, duvets, free WI-FI and much more! WNo check-ins and no table reservations, you really can do everything on your own schedule and without a care in the world.

Their friendly and professional rental agents are happy to advise your on travelling through Iceland’s wildly magnificent and varied landscape. They are dedicated providing you with excellent service to ensure your vacation in Iceland is safe and pleasurable.

Procar has two offices, one is located by Keflavík International airport and is open 24/7, the other is located in the heart of Reykjavík city. They offer free shuttle services from Reykjavík Domestic airport, BSÍ bus terminal and Reykjavík harbour to their offices.

iRent


iRent

iRent is a family owned car rental service based in the Keflavík and Reykjavík. They provide their customers with a wide range of quality vehicles at affordable prices. Their fleet consists of several types of vehicles, such as rear wheel drive, front wheel drive, four wheel drive and modified four-wheel drive vehicles. The cars range from small road cars to jeeps that are equipped to travel gravel roads and rougher terrain. If you are not sure what car is best suited for your travels, the staff of iRent will be happy to advise you and help you find the perfect car.

iRent car rental makes your safety and comforts their priority. They offer personal service and a 24-hour pick-up and drop-off of the vehicle in Keflavík and in Reykjavík capital area, but if you have any special requests, you can just contact them and they will surely arrange a pick up that suits your needs. They will even gladly pick you up, drive you to your hotel or guesthouse where your car will be delivered.

If you are looking for a reliable car rental service with high standard cars and affordable prices and which puts your comfort and safety first and has excellent customer service, then iRent should be your choice.

Northern Lights Forecast

If you are here during the winter, there is a good chance you can see some Northern Lights. On this website , you can follow the forecast for visible Northern Lights each day, but clear skies and cold air are the best conditions to see them.

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