Firefly Car Rental Iceland: Winner of the Traveller Review Awards 2024!

January 26, 2024 Cheap car rental tips

Buckle up, adventure seekers and budget-savvy travelers! We’ve got some thrilling news that’s as hot as Iceland’s geysers. Firefly Car Rental Iceland, your trusty sidekick for affordable voyages, has soared to new heights by clinching the Traveller Review Awards 2024 from! That’s right, our Keflavik and Reykjavik stations are now officially award-winners! More Than […] full post

Best 5 Iceland Mountains you shouldn’t miss!

May 24, 2024 Places To Go

Iceland’s mountains are plentiful and stunning, viewed from almost everywhere in the country, whether you’re in the capital or driving the famous Ring Road. Here’s everything you need to know about Iceland’s most popular mountain peaks! Does Iceland have mountains? Yes! Iceland has thousands of mountains, most of which have given names. Iceland rests perfectly […] full post

Where can you see basalt columns in Iceland?

May 17, 2024 Places To Go

Maybe you’ve seen Iceland’s most famous basalt columns at Reynisfjara Beach, rising up out of the ocean. Or maybe you’ve never heard of these fascinating rock formations. Found across the country, they make for a beautiful addition to any trip to Iceland! Here’s everything you need to know about visiting Iceland’s basalt columns. How are […] full post

A Guide to Icelandic Horses: Where to See Them

May 3, 2024 Things To Do

Discover the legendary horses of Iceland, a direct lineage from the Viking era. Dive into what makes these beautiful creatures unique and an essential visit on your Icelandic adventure! A Brief History Icelandic horses came to Iceland via Viking longships over 1,000 years ago, making their way across treacherous water. The Vikings selected only the […] full post

Iceland Ring Road Map: Best Attractions Along the Ring Road

April 30, 2024 Maps of Iceland

A road trip along Iceland’s Ring Road, also known as Route 1, is a bucket list-worthy adventure! Many people travel to Iceland to circumnavigate the country on this road alone. With so many of the country’s best sights just off this highway, you’ll soon see why it’s world famous! Our comprehensive Iceland Ring Road map […] full post

Iceland Volcanoes Map: 5 of the Best Volcanoes to See

April 23, 2024 Maps of Iceland

Iceland isn’t nicknamed the Land of Fire and Ice for nothing! This volcanic island has over a hundred volcanoes that have gradually formed and changed the landscape for millenia. If you’re planning to see some of this geothermal activity first hand, these are five of the best volcanoes in Iceland – that you can actually […] full post

Iceland in July: Your Ultimate Guide to Summer in Iceland

April 12, 2024 Iceland travel info

Want to visit Iceland when the weather is (relatively) warm and the sun is shining? There might be no better time to visit Iceland than July. Visiting Iceland in July means that some of Iceland’s best sights are right at your fingertips. Stroll the black sand beaches, road trip the Ring Road, and take part […] full post

Guide to Hvitserkur: The ‘Troll’ in North Iceland

April 5, 2024 Places To Go

Hvitserkur is one of Iceland’s most beautiful sea stacks tourist attraction located in North Iceland and well worth a trip to see. Here’s everything you need to know about visiting this frozen troll of northwest Iceland! What’s special about Hvitserkur? A brief background of this rock As with many places in Iceland, Hvitserkur is steeped […] full post

Guide to Kvernufoss: A Waterfall in South Iceland

March 28, 2024 Places To Go

Kvernufoss is one of the most beautiful waterfalls in Iceland – and often overlooked. If you’re planning to visit this often overlooked cascade, read on for everything you need to know! What’s special about the Kvernufoss waterfall? You may have seen incredible pictures of a waterfall in Iceland that you can hike behind. There’s a […] full post

Is Iceland Cold? A Guide to Iceland’s Climate

March 22, 2024 Iceland travel info

Despite its location near the Arctic Circle, Iceland might not be as cold as you would think. This is your ultimate guide to Iceland’s climate, helping you prepare for your trip and know what to expect, whether it’s summer or winter. Brief Intro to Iceland’s Climate When you think of Iceland, you might picture snow-covered […] full post

Discover Borgarfjörður: A Hidden Gem in Iceland

March 21, 2024 Places To Go

Known for its breathtaking landscapes, rich history, and an array of activities, Borgarfjörður is a must-visit for anyone looking to explore the road less travelled in West Iceland. And what better way to discover this hidden gem than with a trusty, affordable ride from Firefly Iceland Car Rental? Let’s dive in! What to Do in […] full post