Information & Facts
240 Grindavik, Iceland
Adults EUR28 and teenagers 12 to 15 years old EUR 7.
Children when accompanied by parents/guardian, free
Icelandic, but English is widely spoken.
The unit of currency is the Icelandic króna (ISK), plural
krónur, divided into 100 aurar. Iceland's three banks,
Íslandsbanki, Landsbanki Ísland and Búnaðarbanki, all offer foreign
exchange facilities and can be found in even the tiniest villages.
Most have ATMs on their premises, available after banking hours,
which are usually Monday to Friday from 9.15am to 4pm. Credit cards
are widely used in Iceland for purchases and cash advances, and
travellers cheques are accepted by all banks and most hotels.
Travellers cheques in US Dollars get the best exchange rate
Open daily from 8am to 9pm in summer (June 1st to
August 31st), and 10am to 8pm in winter (September 1st to May