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Mountain Biking in Iceland

Speed through the iconic fjords and clear waters of Iceland

Zigzagging among the famed and rugged landscapes of Iceland is a strong network of mountain biking trails. Feel the remoteness, find your trail, experience this majestic Nordic nation. Visit during the warmer months between June and September for ideal mountain biking conditions.

There are many reasons for choosing Mountain Biking in Iceland

Despite its relatively small size, Iceland is spilling over with exciting mountain biking adventures. From the extremely remote areas of the iconic fjords to the tranquil lakes. There’s no shortage of spectacular and isolated scenery among the northwestern European island nation. Whether you head to the north, south, east or west, an unforgettable mountain biking experience awaits.


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Icelandic krona (ISK)

Best time to visit

Visit during the warmer months between June and September for ideal mountain biking conditions

What’s the weather like?

During the summer months, average daily temperatures range from 10 ºC to 20 ºC. The summer months are also the driest time of year. However, the weather is quite volatile on the island and storms can sweep across the landscape without warning

More info about Mountain Biking in Iceland:

The remote Nordic nation of Iceland rests in the extreme north of Europe in the North Atlantic Ocean. Warm water from the Gulf of Mexico and volcanic activity beneath the island’s surface create warmer conditions than other areas of the same latitude. Landmark spots include Sólheimjökull Glacier in the south of the country, as well as the Jökulfirðir fjords. You’ll get plenty of opportunity to discover breathtaking scenery

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