Time to pack up your belongings and be spellbound while on your holiday to Iceland; one of SWISS Holiday's many divine worldwide travel destinations. Get yourself a special rate by booking your flight and hotel together and take full benefit of our package deals. Whether you are enjoying a major event in your life, in need of some much-earned family time overseas or craving a relaxing beach holiday, SWISS Holidays has the custom holiday package for you. Expand your cultural horizons, delight in national culinary delights, share an adventure and make amazing new memories on your extraordinary holiday in Iceland.
Your Iceland vacation
Travellers around the world have long since held Iceland close to their hearts. With its beautiful landscapes, rich culture and world-famous culinary art, Iceland is the perfect destination for any holiday maker. Whether you’re looking for a family retreat, a romantic escape or taking advantage of a last-minute booking, Iceland is sure to be a holiday where a lifetime of memories will be made.
As an introduction to your Iceland vacation, we decided create a short guide with a few recommendations of where to visit and what to taste:
See the sights of Iceland
Reykjavik, Iceland's capital is often one of the first stops on your Iceland vacation. Reykjavik's fascinating history and numerous attractions make for the perfect location for all travellers regardless of what they are looking for. once you've finished exploring the Reykjavik, it’s time to see a more relaxing side of Iceland and take a day trip to Iceland's fjords for world famous views.
Taste the local dishes
Getting to know your very own Iceland is sure to build up healthy appetite. Luckily, lovers of food will never be short of something to enjoy in Iceland as the locals are known for their world-class knowledge in the kitchen. Be sure to make the most of traditional restaurants in Iceland, especially by trying a freshly caught fish or by ordering the Icelandic take on a hotdog. After you've taken in the sights and discovered what Iceland has to offer, you will most likely be ready to sit down with a drink to mull over what you've seen. Fortuitously, you never have to roam far to find a place to sit and savour a Brennivdn, Iceland's traditional schnapps or maybe try an appelsin, a type of fruity soda.
Top up on culture
Culture is one of the most important parts of any visit to Iceland and no trip is truly complete without seeing the combination of surreal modern architecture mixed with traditional turf houses. Now it’s time to sit by and reflect on all the incredible experiences you’ve had during your vacation in Iceland and start thinking about your next adventure.