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Portuguese Expats in Iceland?

Connect with fellow Portuguese in Iceland
Get information in our Iceland guide
Join exciting events and activities
Exchange tips about expat life in Iceland

Fjodor Andersen

"Finding other expats interested in playing squash in Reykjavik seemed difficult. But with InterNations I found them easily."

Michelle Guillemont

"Iceland is not the expat country number one. But I met truly global minds with InterNations. It really works."

InterNations – Uniting Portuguese living in Iceland

Would you like to get in touch with other Portuguese in Iceland? Are you in need of help and advice from your Portuguese compatriots? Or would you like to join other Portuguese expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the shores of its large volcanic lakes?

Whether you have settled as an expat in Iceland or are still living in Portugal and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations Iceland offers everything you need: Established in 2007, our trusted community soon became the leading platform for international networking among expatriates and global minds around the world. Our network also counts a considerable number of Portuguese expats in Iceland, coming from all corners of Portugal - from Porto, over Lisbon to Faro.

Meet other Portuguese at our events in Iceland

Attend our monthly events and activities for Portuguese expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Find More Information in Our Iceland Expat Guides

  • Moving to Iceland

    Expats dream of a move to Iceland for the breathtaking nature, for the friendly people, and for the country’s rich history. But of course there is more to Iceland than fjords and volcanoes. Read our guide on moving to Iceland and learn about the language, politics, and visa requirements.
  • Living in Iceland

    Are you dreaming of living in Iceland? In fact, settling down in Iceland can be an amazing experience, despite the natural hazards and the high cost of living in Iceland. With our InterNations guide to Iceland, you’ll learn all about the housing search, healthcare, and culture and safety.
  • Working in Iceland

    Expats working in Iceland have chosen a country which, despite its current economic struggles, has one of the highest living standards in the world. Our InterNations guide to Iceland offers info on the economy, the job search, taxation, and other aspects of working in Iceland.

Find Tips and Advice on Iceland from Portuguese Expats

Of course, expat living in Iceland is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow Portuguese is an essential part of expat life and helps getting accustomed to the Icelandic way of life and mentality. InterNations helps you connect and meet up with other Portuguese in Iceland, residing in Reykjavik, Akureyri, Keflavik and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of Portuguese in Reykjavík.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for Portuguese food or discuss your favorite sports team's latest match, become a member of the Icelandic InterNations Community:

  • Look up our top quality network to get to know open-minded expats from Portugal in Iceland.
  • Obtain and share insider tips in our Iceland Expat Forums – e.g. how to hire a babysitter fluent in your native tongue for your children or where to get cozido à Portuguesa in Akureyri.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for Iceland to get information on institutions from your home country, including the Portuguese embassy.

From the shores of its large volcanic lakes to the inhabited areas of the urbanized south-west, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly Portuguese expats in Iceland.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Portuguese in Iceland

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in Iceland. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional Icelandic Þorramatur, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Reykjavik’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see Europe's longest-running parliament as well as other beautiful landmarks in Iceland.

Our meet-ups and activities are a great opportunity to mingle with expats from Portugal and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Olá from our Portuguese living in Iceland!