Route 1, the so-called Ring Road, circles Iceland and connects most of its cities with two lines of mostly well-paved awesomeness. Our editor Kate has done a 10-day Ring Road trip on a budget in September 2017 and is now sharing an itinerary that will help you plan your own perfect car trip and not miss out on anything along the road!
The simple truth of life is that Iceland is gorgeous, but not cheap. However, if you possess a certain set of skills, including camping, cooking your own food, driving on unpaved roads and using a map, you can see a lot without spending too much. Let’s see how you can cut down your expenses in every travel category.