Iceland Encounter is a leading luxury travel provider in Iceland, recognized for its professionalism, creative approach and customer service. The company was founded in 2009 by husband-and-wife team Erling Aspelund and Kristin Bjornsdottir. 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 our clients. Guests tell us again and again that traveling with Iceland Encounter is like traveling with a local friend; someone who handles the details, knows all the best places, tells great stories, and tackles the unexpected with charm and grace. We‘re proud to have Iceland‘s finest guides on our team: a truly unique group of people, who can be counted on to give you an authentic feel for Iceland and its culture (plus they‘re just fun to hang out with!). Iceland Encounter is committed to responsible tourism; we strive to protect the environment and minimize tourism‘s impact on Iceland‘s unspoiled nature.