Tourist rescued from Langisjór in Iceland highlands

A French tourist tripped and fell at the highland lake of Langisjór and broke his leg yesterday afternoon. Rescue teams were called out to get him to hospital.

The national coastguard helicopter was put on alert but was not neccessary. 




5 °C

Rain showers


7 °C

Rain showers


7 °C

Exchange rates

USD USD 109.95 EUR EUR 129.40
GBP GBP 145.05 DKK DKK 17.35
NOK NOK 13.50 SEK SEK 12.51
CHF CHF 114.99 JPY JPY 0.98
ISK price of selected currencies, according to the official exchange rate of the Central Bank of Iceland. Updated daily.