Proper preparation is the key to traveling successfully. Keep the below points in mind and remember that your first destination should always be the Safe Travel Home Page.
You can always visit Safe Travel at the Reykjavik Official Tourist Information Center in City Hall, and talk with their knowledgeable employees concerning your travel plans, safety and other recommendations for your adventures in Iceland.
At wintertime most of the highland as well as many roads are closed. Get information about the area.
Always leave your travel plan with someone who can react if needed.
Check the weather forecast. In Iceland, the weather can change fast.
Remember to bring the right equipment for the kind of travel you are planning.
Map, compass, and GPS should always be used when traveling outside urban areas.