Family Vacation in Iceland

Iceland
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Why a Family Vacation in Iceland Covers All Bases

Iceland stands out as one of the most family-friendly places you can visit. The local culture offers a hospitable atmosphere making it a popular family destination. With its picture-perfect scenery and unusual local cuisine, a family vacation in Iceland is sure to leave you with surprisingly warm memories.

Family Vacation in Iceland: Top Accommodations

House Northeastern Region
House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Northeastern Region, Iceland
from $104
Bungalo
4.5
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House Iceland
House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Iceland
from $89
Bungalo
4.5
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House Southern Region
House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Southern Region, Iceland
from $118
Bungalo
4.0
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House Southern Region
House ∙ 7 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Southern Region, Iceland
from $222
Bungalo
5.0
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House Western Region
House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Western Region, Iceland
from $89
Bungalo
5.0
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House Northeastern Region
House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Northeastern Region, Iceland
from $104
Bungalo
4.5
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House Northeastern Region
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Northeastern Region, Iceland
from $217
Bungalo
5.0
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House Southern Region
House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Southern Region, Iceland
from $118
Bungalo
4.5
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House Western Region
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms
Western Region, Iceland
from $165
Bungalo
5.0
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Best Family Cities to Visit in Iceland

Iceland is more than just natural landscapes; it hosts some of the most beautiful cities and towns in Scandinavia for families to explore. We have rounded up the best family cities to visit in Iceland; all you have to do is pack your bags and go exploring.

  • 1. Reykjavik

    Being Iceland's capital and largest city, Reykjavik is one of the best family cities in Iceland. Ranging from splashing around in a thermal pool to viewing the largest mammals at close range, there's fun to have for everyone in the city. The city has numerous cultural, leisure and sporting facilities many of which are specially designed for children. Visitors experience culture at the Reykjavik city museum, tours in art museums, horse riding, hiking Mount Esja, and watching the bubbling hot springs.

  • 2. Akureyri

    The city is known for its quaint town and captivating natural environment. The city features cultural and historical museums for all ages to explore some of the most beautiful art exhibits. Families enjoy bike riding, cycling tours, and ice skating during the colder days. Depending on the time of the year, Akureyri hosts concerts, festivals, and exhibitions for you and your family to enjoy.

  • 3. Kópavogur

    There are local sports teams, geothermal swimming pools, and other outdoor attractions to enjoy. It also has the largest shopping mall in Iceland, Smaralind, with its restaurants and movie theaters. If you're a culture-lover, be sure to stop by the Kopavogur Art Museum.

Best Places to Stay for Family Vacation in Iceland

House Southern Region
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Southern Region, Iceland
from $149
Bungalo
4.5
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House Reykjavík
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Reykjavík, Capital Region, Iceland
from $139
Bungalo
4.5
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House Southern Region
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Southern Region, Iceland
from $170
Bungalo
4.0
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