Angling

The angling season is from 1.May to 15.September. Further information can be found at the Information Centre, through e-mail thingvellir@thingvellir.is or phone +354 482 2660

Note that all fishing equipment that is brought into Iceland must be disinfected.

Importing the following equipment is strictly prohibited: 
Used fishing equipment such as fishing rods, reels, hooks/lures/flies, waders and nets, unless it has been disinfected by approved methods.

More information about this procedure can be found here.

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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.