Traveling with us is like traveling with a friend.

Founder´s Profile

Iceland Encounter was founded by husband-and-wife team Kristín Björnsdóttir and Erling Aspelund, both native Icelanders. As owners, they are intimately involved in day-to-day operations and focusing on customer service. You´ll get their personal attention right from the start.

Our Team

Our award-nominated team is dedicated to making your travel dreams come true.

Sustainable Travel

Tourism plays a fundamental role in the Icelandic economy. This raises the stakes for travel companies operating in Iceland, which need to ensure that they have a positive impact on nature, society and the economy.

Why travel with us

We are a leading luxury travel provider in Iceland recognized for our professionalism, creative approach and customer service. Our team of travel designers takes great pride in constantly exploring the country, searching for hidden gems, which allows us to create unique, custom experiences for you.


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Memberships and Certifications

Memberships and Certifications