Awards & Honours

Since the company’s founding in 2012, Guide to Iceland has gone from strength to strength, earning international and industry recognition for the giant strides made in providing outstanding travel services in Iceland. We strive only for excellence, and being recognised for that effort inspires us to push ourselves even further.


  • 2018 The World Travel Awards: Iceland's Leading Travel Agency
  • 2018 Vakinn Certificate for Quality Assurance
  • 2017 Deloitte Fast 500: Certificate of Achievement, Ranked 1st in Iceland
  • 2017 Deloitte Fast 500: 3rd Fastest Growing Company in Africa, Middle East & Europe
  • 2017 City of Reykjavik: Official Information Provider for City of Reykjavik
  • 2016 TripAdvisor Certification for Excellence
  • 2016 Nordic Startup Awards: National Winner of “Best Exponential Startup”
  • 2015 NEXPO Awards: Voted “Most Influential Icelandic Company on Social Media”
  • 2014 NEXPO Awards: Voted “Website of the Year”
  • 2014 AWWWARDS: “Website of the Day” (Nomination)
  • 2012 NEXPO: Voted “Website of the Year”

World Travel Awards: Iceland's Leading Travel Agency 2018

Guide to Iceland was voted


Vakinn Certificate for Quality Assurance 2018

Certified travel service


Deloitte Fast 500: Certificate of Achievement, Ranked 1st in Iceland and named 3rd Fastest Growing Company in Africa, Middle East & Europe 2017

Deloitte Fast 500: Certificate of Achievement, Ranked 1st in Iceland and named 3rd Fastest Growing Company in Africa, Middle East & Europe


Became the Official Information Provider for City of Reykjavík in 2017

In 2017, Guide to Iceland Became the Official Information Provider for City of Reykjavík


2016 Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence

Tripadvisor certificate of excellence


National winner of "Best Exponential Startup" at the Nordic Startup Awards 2016

Siggi our CTO winning the Nordic startup awards


Publicly voted "Most influential Icelandic company on social media 2015" at the Nexpo Awards

Elmar with the Minister of industry and commerce of Iceland receiving the prize for most influential company on social media 2014


Publicly voted "Website of the year in Iceland 2014" at the Nexpo Awards

Anna and Anna receiving the prize for website of the year 2013 at the Icelandic Nexpo awards


Nominated website of the day in 2014 at the prestigious website awards AWWWARDS

Our old website was nominated to International website awards AWWWARDS


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