Volcanic activity and earthquakes in Reykjanes

Travelers are advised to show caution
and check information for safety.

Safetravel — be safe in Iceland

Eruptions and earthquakes in Reykjanes peninsula

Fagradalsfjall eruption area
Eruption area close to Grindavík

Good preparation is the key
to successful travel

Safetravel App

The weather and road conditions in Iceland are different from you’re used to and can change fast. To be more informed, use the app. If you’re hiking or trekking, the app lets you send your GPS location to 112 emergency services so they can find you.

Get it on Google Play
Download on the App Store

We are the official source
for safe travel in Iceland

Safetravel is run by ICE-SAR — The Icelandic Association for Search and Rescue.


in Iceland


in Iceland

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ICE-SAR is a non-profit, volunteer-based organization with over 4500 volunteers that specialize in providing search and rescue services. They are available, day and night, year-round. ICE-SAR depends on donations. If you want to help us help others, please consider donating to our cause.


Make a travel plan

One of the most important steps for any traveler is to ensure that a comprehensive travel plan is shared with a trusted individual who is capable of taking appropriate action.

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