The Mini Rough Guide to Iceland

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This pocket-sized guide is a convenient, quick-reference companion to discovering what to do, what to see and how to get around Iceland. It covers top attractions like the magical capital city of Reykjavik, whale-watching off Húsavik and the spellbinding blue lagoon, as well as hidden gems, including the verdant island of Heimaey, the dramatic wilderness of Thórsmörk and the staggering power of the Goðafoss waterfall. This will save you time, and enhance your exploration of this fascinating country. This title has been fully updated post-COVID-19. 


This Mini Rough Guide to Iceland covers: Reykjavik, the Blue Lagoon, the Golden Circle, the West Coast, the West Fjords, the Westman Islands, the South Coast and the North Coast .


In this travel guide you will find: 



Experiences selected for every kind of trip to Iceland, from cultural explorations to family activities in child-friendly places.

Covers the destination’s top ten attractions not to miss, including Heimaey, Reykjavik, Geysire and a Perfect Day/Tour itinerary suggestions.

Compact, concise, and packed with essential information, with a sharp design and colour-coded sections, this is the perfect on-the-move companion when you’re exploring  Iceland.



Includes an insightful overview of landscape, history and culture.



Detailed description of entertainment, shopping, nightlife, festivals and events, and children’s activities.

Handy colour maps on the inside cover flaps will help you find your way around.



Practical information on eating out, including a handy glossary and detailed restaurant listings, as well as a comprehensive A–Z of travel tips on everything from getting around to health and tourist information.



Inspirational colour photography throughout.



Free eBook download with every purchase of a printed book to access all content from your phone or tablet for on-the-road exploration. 

Book Details

ISBN: 9781839057717
Series: Mini Rough Guides
Publication Date: 4/1/2022
Pages: 144
Dimensions: 105 x 144mm


This title is a part of Mini Rough Guides

Pocket-sized travel guides packed with practical and cultural information for everyone from short city-breakers to longer holiday-makers, thanks to the blend of area-by-area descriptions, at-a-glance historical and cultural information, and comprehensive listings and travel tips, backed up by easily-accessible mapping

  • Practical travel information including getting there, getting around by public transport, accommodation, detailed food and drink highlights, and entertainment and activities in the region

  • Destination highlights not to miss at the beginning of each guide

  • Colour-coded chapters focus on where to go and what to do in a highly-readable descriptive style, featuring historical information and tips on what to look out for

  • Recommendations for accommodation, restaurants and leisure activities for all budgets

  • Colour-coded detailed maps on the book flaps with key sights marked up by number

  • Beautiful, inspirational full-colour photography throughout brings the destination to life

  • Printed on paper from responsible sources verified to meet FSC’s strict environmental and social standards

  • Free eBook with each purchased printed guide

Format: 105 x 144mm

Price: £6.99 | $9.99

Extent: 144 pages


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4.0 out of 5, 4 global ratings

Amazon Customer

Small book

Reviewed on March 20, 2023
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It was small but handy. Fitted in my handbag with all the other stuff I carried around with me on holiday. Still enjoying reading it even after my holiday. Remembering all the places I've been.

Amazon Customer

Good size

Reviewed on December 09, 2022
Paperback | Verified

Good size book to place in your bag or pocket. Hoping it helps for our trip

Amazon Customer

Small and handy

Reviewed on September 10, 2022
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Great little book very handy for travelling

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