Safe travel

Iceland offers the traveller an adventure in a beautiful and rugged landscape. Travellers should prepare well for each trip and know its trail and route conditions.

How do I get to Thingvellir?

Parking-assembly site

Parking information

The Thing Project

There are assembly sites spread across North West Europe as a result of the Viking diaspora and Norse settlements.

News and Events
News
Events
12. 04 2016
3d model outside the visito...

3D model outside of visitor centre.   It is a clear sign of sprin...

01. 04 2016
Fragment of northern lights...

Fragment of northern lights found at Thingvellir   Attention : Th...

 
17. 10 2015
Urriðadans í Öxará

URRIÐADANS Í ÖXARÁHinn árlegi Urriðadans í Öxará verður þann 17. ok...

30. 07 2015
Landverðir á Þingvöllum

Landverðir á Þingvöllum   Alþjóðadagur landvarða er 31. Júlí og í...

Diving

AAA016.JPGDiving is permitted in two submerged rifts in the National Park, Silfra and Davíðsgjá. Silfra is one of the best spots for diving in Iceland and many people find the rift unique on an international scale.  Further info.

Safe travel in Iceland
Travellers should prepare well for each trip and know its trail and route conditions.
The THING Project
The THING Project is based on the Thing sites that are the assembly sites spread across North West Europe as a result of the Viking diaspora and Norse settlements.
World heritage
Thingvellir was accepted on the World Heritage list for its cultural values in 2004 at World Heritage Committee meeting in China.
Protection and management
Thingvellir National Park was designated by a special law on the protection of the area, passed by the Alþing on 7th May, 1928.