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Nesjavellir Geothermal Power Plant

Exploration and Planning started already in 1947 and was continued for two... more

Kerid Slag Crater

The slag crater Kerid is the northernmost one of the crater row called... more

Svartsengi Geothermal Power Plant

The plant is located on one of the major high temperature areas of the... more

Strokkur Geyser

Strokkur geyser is the most active sprouting hot spring in the Haukadalur... more

Car Rental Travel Planner

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Around Iceland in 6 to 10 Days

SELF PLANNING HOLIDAYS Around Iceland in 6 to 10 Days is the full circle tour... more

HEY ICELAND – Icelandic Farm Holidays

Hey Iceland (The Icelandic Farm Holidays) offers a wide range of self-drive... more

Bus Schedule: AKUREYRI – KOPASKER

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Bus Schedule: AKUREYRI – THORSHOFN

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Bus Schedule: AKUREYRI – HUSAVIK

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Bus Schedule SBA-Nordurleid: DETTIFOSS – HLJODAKLETTAR – ASBYRGI – AKUREYRI

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BUS SCHEDULES – NORTH ICELAND

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Bus Schedule SBA-Nordurleid: AKUREYRI – ASBYRGI – HLJODAKLETTAR – DETTIFOSS

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Bus Schedule: AKUREYRI – DALVIK – OLAFSFJORDUR

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Bus Schedule STERNA: AKUREYRI – REYKJAVIK EXPRESS

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Bus Schedule STERNA: REYKJAVIK – AKUREYRI EXPRESS

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Alftavatn Restaurant – Volcano Huts

The Volcano Huts have now opened a restaurant by the Alftavatn lake on the... more

Bus Schedule STERNA: Hofn – Reykjavik

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BUS SCHEDULES – EAST ICELAND

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Fjallabak Sydra – Middle Route

This route lies from the west to east just north of the Myrdal's glacier in the... more

Thorsmork Mountain Huts

Accommodation in Mountain Huts during your stay in Thorsmork are available by... more

Cove Adalvik

This short but wide cove faces the open seas just north of The Isafjordur Bay... more

Camping Site Leirubakki

Leirubakki has an excellent campsite with perfect sanitary facilities and a... more

Arhus Camping – Hella

Arhus is located on road 1 the ring road 100 km east of Reykjavik Arhus is in... more

Holaskogur Mountain Hut

Hólaskógur is a cozy cabin hostel in south Iceland, approximately 130km from... more

Alfaskeid Camping

The camp site at Alfaskeid is located in a beautiful valley some 10 kilometers... more

Jorfi

Jorfi is a well known farm in Valley Haukadalur, where popular annual... more

Haukadalur West Iceland

Valley Haukadalur is rather wide and well vegetated It contains a trout lake... more

Austurdalur Valley

Valley Austurdalur in the Skagafjordur District is almost 50 km long Its... more

Asbjarnarvotn Lakes

These lakes are within the District Skagafjordur They are situated a short... more

Gilsfjordur

Gilsfjordur Bay branches towards east from the large Breidafiord Bay and its... more

Eiriksstadir

Eiriksstadir is an abandoned farmstead in the Haukadalur valley According to... more

Farm Breidabolstadur

Farm Breidabolstadur is a church site, a former parsonage, and the residence of... more

Krossholar

The Crucifix Mounds are on road #590, just west of the crossing by Asgardur... more

Fludir Camping Ground

  Camping at Fludir The Camping site is located at the river banks of... more

Hiking in Skaftafell National Park

Skaftafell offers a range of hiking possibilities for experienced hikers as... more

BUS SCHEDULES – HIGHLANDS & INTERIOR

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Trollshylur

Tröllshylur at Grenlækur River , south of Landbrot, was once the course of... more

Skaftaros – Skafta River

A general store was built at Skafárós in 1920 while the transportation of... more

Hverfisfljot River

Hverfisfljót is one of the largest glacial rivers in the area and it... more

Djupa River

The Djúpá River in the Fljótshverfi District originates in Síðujökull... more

BUS SCHEDULES – SOUTH ICELAND

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Fjardargljufur Canyon

The Fjadrargljufur Canyon is one of the most beautiful and lovely canyons of... more

Hiking Around Reykjavik

The number of hiking trails in Iceland is much greater than covered by this... more

Burfell Trail

This symmetrical slag crater is located near Mt Helgafell, about 7,5 km from... more

Hiking Trails Around Mt. Hengill

Hiking Trails in Mt Hengill... more

Bus Schedule Reykjavik Excursions: THORSMORK-SELJALANDSFOSS-SKOGAR

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Bus Schedule Reykjavik Excursions: HOFN-JOKULSARLON-SKAFTAFELL

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Bus Schedule Reykjavik Excursions: SKAFTAFELL-JOKULSARLON-SKAFTAFELL

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Bus Schedule Reykjavik Excursions: LANDMANNALAUGAR-SPRENGISANDUR-LAKE MYVATN-LANDMANNALAUGAR

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Old Prison Reykjavik

The old prison, on street Skolavordustigur, was built in 1874 Originally it... more

Open Air Museum Arbaer

This museum is a part of the Municipal History Museum Its main function is to... more

Nautholsvik Thermal Beach

Farm Nautholl was built in 1850 and was burned in 1900 in the wake of the... more

Mogilsa

Farm Mogilsa is situated at the end of Cove Kollafjordur In the early 20th... more

Laugardalur Valley

In 1871 the artist, Sigurdur Guðmundsson, introduced the idea of creating a... more

Korpulfsstadir

According to the Kjalnesinga Saga the first settler in the area, Korpulfur,... more

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Hofdi House

The origin of the Hofdi house is traced back to the times, when French... more

Heidmork Recreational Area

Heidmork was proclaimed a municipal conservation area in 1950 and derives its... more

Harpa Concert Hall

Harpa is one of Reykjavik‘s greatest and distinguished landmarks It is a... more

Gufunes

Nowadays the point Gufunes is a part of the most populous quarter of Reykjavik,... more

Family and Domestic Animal Garden

Young people of all ages enjoy life in the Family Garden It is well equipped... more

Culture House

The building was constructed from 1906 to 1908 and opened to the public in 1909... more

Reykjavik City Hall

REYKJAVIK TOURIST INFORMATION CENTRE The idea of a city hall in Reykjavik is... more

The Cabinet House

The so-called Cabinet House (Stjornarrad) has carried a few names since it was... more

Reykjavik Botanical Gardens

Reykjavik Botanic Garden is an outdoor collection of living plants Its main... more

Mts Blafjoll

The Blue Mountain range stretches to the west from Mt Vifilsfell near the main... more

Bus Schedule: REYKJAVIK – FLUDIR

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Dverghamrar

Those sea eroded basaltic columns just south of road no 1 are well worth a... more

Hruni Church Farm

Hruni is a farm, a church site, and a parsonage in the Hrunamanna County The... more

Bus Schedule Reykjavik Excursions: HOFN – SKAFTAFELL – REYKJAVIK

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Selfoss Church

This church is in the Selfoss benefice in the Arnes deanery It was built in the... more

Hruni Church

This church belongs to the Hruni benefice in the Arnes deanery It was built of... more

Thingvellir Church

According to documented sources, a church was built at Thingvellir shortly... more

Ulfljotsvatn Church

This church belongs to the Mosfell benefice of the Arnes deanery It was built... more

Mosfell Church

The Mosfell Church belongs to the Mosfell benefice in the Arnes deanery The... more

Uthlid Church

During catholic times, Uthlid's churches were dedicated to Holy Mary, and were... more

Haukadalur Church

This church belongs to the Skalholt benefice of the Arnes deanery The Catholic... more

Hof Church Oraefi County

Hof is a cluster of farms in the Oraefi County During catholic times, the... more

Hofn Church

The Lutheran church in the fishing village Hofn was built during the period... more

Papey Church

A wooden church, built in 1904 on the foundation of an older one Declared... more

Hof Church Alftafjordur

Hof is a farm and a former church site on the Alftafjordur Bay The Catholic... more

Heydalir

Heydalir is a church site and a parsonage in the Breiddalur Valley It was... more

Bakkagerdi Church

This church belongs to the Desjamyri benefice in the Muli deanery The church... more

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Modrudalur Church

This church belongs to the Valthjofsstadur benefice in the Mula deanery It was... more

Geirsstadir Church

Archaeological excavations at farm Geirsstadir in county Hroarstunga in 1997... more

As Church – Fell County

As is a former parsonage and a church site in the Fell County in Eastern... more

Hof Church

This church belongs to the Hoskuldsstadir benefice in the Hunavatn deanery Hof... more

Thingeyra Church

This church belongs to the Thingeyrar benefice in the Hunavatn deanery The... more

Breidabolstadur

Farm Breidabolstadur is a church site and a parsonage in County Vesturhop... more

Audkula Church

This church belongs to the Bolstadarhlid benefice in the Hunavatn deanery... more

Vidimyri Church

The church at Vidimyri (Skagafjordur) is considered to be "The purest example... more

Bus Schedule Reykjavik Excursions: Reykjavik-Thingvellir-Geysir-Gullfoss

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Bus Schedule Reykjavik Excursions: REYKJAVIK-SKAFTAFELL-HOFN

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Bus Schedule Reykjavik Excursions: SKAFTAFELL-KLAUSTUR-LAKI

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Nupsstadur Forest

  The Nupsstadur Forest is in the eastern slopes of Mt Eystrafjall, to... more

Bus Schedule Reykjavik Excursions: LANDMANNALAUGAR-ELDGJA-SKAFTAFELL

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Bus Schedule SBA-Nordurleid: AKUREYRI-KJOLUR ROUTE-REYKJAVIK

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Bus Schedule SBA-Nordurleid: REYKJAVIK-KJOLUR ROUTE-AKUREYRI

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PLAN YOUR HIGHLAND HIKING TOUR

The Highlands of Iceland are Within Your Reach The uninhabited interior of... more

Holar Cathedral

The cathedral belongs to the Holar benefice in the Skagafjord deanery After the... more

Hauganes

The long abandoned farm Haugsnes in Blonduhlid is a historical site on the... more

Grof Church Skagafjordur

This former manor is situated just south of the village Hofsos The prayer... more

Ljosavatn

Ljosavatn is a lake, farm and a church site in Pass Ljosavatnsskard near the... more

Husavik Church

The state architect, Rognvaldur Olafsson, designed the church It was built in... more

Grund Church

This church belongs to the Laugaland benefice of the Eyjafiord deanery Grund... more

Akureyri Church

The Akureyri church was designed by architect Gudjon Samuelsson and consecrated... more

Saurbaer Church in Eyjafjordur

This church belongs to the Laugaland benefice of the Eyjafiord deanery Saurbaer... more

Modruvellir Church

This church belongs to the Laugaland benefice of the Eyjafiord deanery It is... more

Kaupangur Church

This church belongs to the Laugarland benefice of the Eyjafiord deanery and is... more

Kaldrananes Church

This church belongs to the Holmavik benefice in the Hunavatn deanery on the... more

Holmavik Church

The Holmavik church belongs to the Holmavik benefice in the Hunavatn deanery... more

Arnes Churches

Those churches belong to the Arnes benefice in the Hunavatn deanery Arnes is a... more

Prestbakki Church

This church belongs to the Prestbakki benefice in the Huna deanery This estate... more

Vatnsfjordur Church

This church belongs to the Vatnsfjordur benefice in the Isafiord deanery Farm... more

Unadsdalur Church

This church belongs to the Vatnsfiord benefice in the Isafiord deanery... more

Nupur Church

The ancient manor Nupur is situated on the northern shores of the Dyra Bay in... more

Holt Church

The Holt Church belongs to the Holt benefice in the Isafiord deanery Holt is an... more

Raudasandur Church

The area named Raudasandur derives its name from the reddish looking... more

Selardalur Church

This church belongs to the Bildudalur benefice in the Bardastrond deanery... more

Hrafnseyri Church

This church belongs to the Thingeyri benefice in the Isafiord deanery During... more

Breidavik Church

The Breidavik church belongs to the Patrek’s benefice in the Bardastrond... more

Hjardarholt Church

Hjardarholt is a farm and was a parsonage until the 20th century in the Laxa... more

Hvammur Church

Farm Hvammur is a parsonage and a church site in Hvammur County of the Dalir... more

Stykkisholmur Church

This church belongs to the Stykkisholmur benefice in the Snaefell- and Dalir... more

Flatey Church

This church belongs to the Reykholar benefice in the Bardastrond Deanery A... more

Bjarnarhofn Church

This church belongs to the Stykkisholmur benefice in the Snaefellsnes- and... more

Reykholt Church

A church was built in Reykholt in the early years of Christianity in Iceland... more

Hvanneyri Church

This church belongs to the Hvanneyri benefice in the Borgarfiord deanery During... more

Hallgrims Church

This church belongs to the Saurbaer benefice in the Borgarfiord deanery It was... more

Krysuvik Church

This church belongs to the Hafnarfiord benefice in the Kjalarnes deanery It was... more

Kalfatjorn

Kalfatjorn is a former farm, parsonage and church site in the Vatnsleysa County... more

Hvalsnes Church

This church was built with basaltic lava stones in 1886-87 and consecrated on... more

Bessastadir Church

This church belongs to the Gardar benefice in the Kjalarnes deanery The Book of... more

Hallgrimskirkja Church

The church of Hallgrimur is the crown on Iceland's capital with its magnificent... more

Catholic Church

Christ the King Cathedral The church was consecrated 23 July, 1929 by Pope... more

Lutheran Cathedral

Domkirkjan - Reykjavik Lutheran Cathedral Around the turn of the 18th century... more

PLAN YOUR OWN TOUR TO THORSMORK

Experience The Fimmvorduhals Hike in One or Two Days This could be the idea... more

Bus Schedules LANDMANNALAUGAR – REYKJAVIK

Reykjavik - Landmannalaugar Bus Schedule Other bus schedule connections are... more

Bus Schedules Reykjavik Excursions: REYKJAVIK – SKOGAR

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Bus Schedule TREX: Thorsmork – Reykjavik

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Bus Schedule TREX: Reykjavik-Thorsmork

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Bus Schedules THORSMORK – REYKJAVIK

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Bus Schedule Reykjavik Excursions: Thorsmork – Reykjavik

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Bus Schedule Reykjavik Excursions: Reykjavik-Thorsmork

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Bus Schedules REYKJAVIK – THORSMORK

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Lava Beach ATV Tour & Blue Lagoon

Before the ATV tour starts, you will be picked up at your accommodation in... more

Panorama ATV Tour & Blue Lagoon

Before the ATV tour starts, you will be picked up at your accommodation in... more

Klifbrekkufossar

Klifbrekkufossar is a magnificent tiers of waterfalls in MjóifjörðurWhile... more

Gufufoss

Gufufoss is a moderately sized waterfall found just outside of the city of... more

Fardagafoss

The scenic Fardagafoss waterfall is situated close to the main road to... more

Litlanesfoss

River Hengifossa discharges Lake Hengifossarvatn on the Fljotsdalsheidi... more

Morsarfoss

Morsárfoss is a waterfall in Iceland Measurements showed that one of them was... more

Oxara Thingvellir National Park

The main source of the Axe River is in the shallow valley between Mt Burfell... more

Ofaerufoss

Ófærufoss is a waterfall situated in the Eldgjá chasm in central... more

Gljufursarfoss

The Gljufursarfoss waterfall is in the eastern part of Iceland, with the... more

Foss a Sidu

Foss a Sídu is a spectacular farm mound approx 10 km east of... more

Gjain

This beautiful natural phenomenum and oasis at the edge of the central... more

Dynjandi Waterfall

The Dynjandisfoss is the greatest waterfall of the Northwest Peninsula, also... more

Hjalparfoss

Hjalparfoss is a beautiful, two stepped waterfall near the confluence of Rivers... more

Camping in Akureyri

The camping site in Akureyri is located centrally in the town, close by the... more

Hamrar Camping

Hamrar is a peaceful campground by the forest kjarnaskógur, at the southern... more

Bus Schedule SBA-Nordurleid: AKUREYRI – EGILSSTADIR – HOFN

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Bus Connections from Akureyri

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Highland Routes

During summer you can drive across the interior of Iceland, the Kjolur route,... more

Tindfjoll

The total area of this small glacier is about 19 km² It is located just north... more

Bus Schedules REYKJAVIK – LANDMANNALAUGAR

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Bus Schedule Reykjavik Excursions: LANDMANNALAUGAR-REYKJAVIK

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Heidaras Cottages

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Bus Schedule TREX: Landmannalaugar – Reykjavik

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Birkikinn Holiday Home

Contact Information Birkikinn 801... more

Sacred Seed

Contact Information Eyrarbraut 11 801 Selfoss 778-9052,... more

Galtalaekur 2

Contact Information Galtalækur 2 851 Hella 861-6528,... more

Jadar II

Contact Information Jaðar 2 845... more

Arbakki

Contact Information Árbakki 47 851 Hella 562-0032,... more

North Star Cottage

Contact Information Lambafell 861... more

Waterfowl Hunters of Iceland

Contact Information Syðri-Steinsmýri 880... more

Stryta

Contact Information Strýta 816 Ölfus 892-0344,... more

Nefsholt

Contact Information Nefsholt 851 Hella 487-6514,... more

Oldubyggd 13

Contact Information Öldubyggð 13 801... more

Litla-Hof

Contact Information Öræfi 785... more

Undraland

Contact Information Þjóðólfshagi 6 851 Hella 894-0835,... more

Barkarstadakot

Contact Information Barkarstaðakot 861... more

klettholt

Contact Information Klettholt 801 Selfoss 892-1340,... more

Asolfsskali

Contact Information V- Eyjafjöllum 861 Hvolsvöllur 487-8989,... more

Ashamar

Contact Information Ásabraut 40 801... more

Godatun

Contact Information Biskupstungur 801... more

Alftavatn 1a

Contact Information Álftavatn 1a 801... more

Vonarland

Contact Information Vonarland 825... more

Reynivellir II

Contact Information Reynivellir 2 781 Höfn í Hornafirði 846-0641,... more

Brimstadir

Contact Information Brimstaðir 801... more

Nonnahus

Contact Information Miðhús 1 801... more

Laugaras

Contact Information Austurbyggð 3 801... more

South Central

Contact Information Blesastaðir 3 801 Selfoss 663-4666,... more

Blue View Cabins

Contact Information Eiríksbraut 4 801 Selfoss 665-8928,... more

Mosas 3 Cottages

Contact Information Holtabyggð 110 845... more

Minniborgir Cottages

Contact Information Grímsnes 801 Selfoss 486-1500,... more

Helludalur 2

Contact Information Helludalur 2 801... more

Arabær Holiday home

Contact Information Arabær, Háfur 801 Selfoss 487-5818,... more

Unastadir Cottage

Contact Information Unastaðir í landi Reynifells lóð F-2 851... more

Eldhraun Holiday Home

Contact Information Syðri-Steinsmýri 880... more

Marta House

Contact Information Jaðar 800 Selfoss 898-9117,... more

Alftavik

Contact Information Álftavík 801... more

Stafafell Travel Service

Contact Information Lón 781 Höfn í... more

Guesthouse Gordum

Contact Information Garðar 871 Vík 487-1260,... more

Fossnes

Contact Information Fossnes 801 Selfoss 486-6079,... more

Bus Schedule TREX: Reykjavik-Landmannalaugar-Reykjavik

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Bus Schedule Reykjavik Excursions: Reykjavik-Landmannalaugar-Reykjavik

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Fishing Lodge at Eystri Ranga

Contact Information Eystri Rangá 861 Hvolsvöllur 531-6100,... more

Uxahryggur – Cottage

Contact Information Uxahryggur 851... more

Hrafnagil

Contact Information Hrafnagil 816... more

Vestri Petursey II

Contact Information Mýrdal 871 Vík 487-1307, 893-9907,... more

Trophy Lodge

Contact Information Vörðuás 9 801... more

Vonarland

Contact Information Vonarland 825... more

Hotel Fljotshlid

Contact Information Telephone: +354 487 1416 Fax: +354 487... more

Fremstaver

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Skalholt

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Vorsabær

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Hunkubakkar

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Giljagisting

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Nupar

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Mid-Hvoll

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Forsaeti 3

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Gislaskali

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Camping in Sandgerdi

The campsite has all necessities that a traveler needs, the service house has... more

Camping in Grenivik

The camp site at Grenivík was all renewed in 2011 and there is now a new... more

Camping at Selfoss

Guesthus Selfoss Camping Camping and Bungalows in the center of Selfoss... more

Reykjavik Excusion Bus to Landmannalaugar

Rambling lava fields, mountain lakes & soothing hot... more

Almenningar – Laugavegur Hiking Trail

About Almenningar Almenningar (plural) are an almost barren and eroded summer... more

Askja – Herdubreid – Herdubreidalindir Highland Route

About Askja - Herdubreid - Herdubreidalindir Highland Route PLEASE NOTE: 4X4... more

Videy Island

About Videy Videy is the largest island of the Kollafjord Bay (1,7 km²) with... more

Lundey (Puffin Island)

About Puffin Island Island Lundey, The Puffin Islands, is a small island a few... more

Kollafjordur Bay

About Kollafjordur Bay This bay is a branch of the largest bay of the country,... more

Grotta Island

Island Grotta is the the point of the Seltjorn Peninsula of which the capital... more

Geldinganes Headland

Geldinganes is a loosely connected headland to the north and northeast of the... more

Engey Island

Engey is the second largest island on the Kolla Bay Its name is most likely... more

Akurey Island

Akurey is the largest puffin colony in Kollafjordur fjord The islannd er... more

The Islands of Reykjavik

About the Islands of Reykjavik Less than 1 km distance from the shore of... more

Eldey Island

About Eldey Island Eldey (The Fire Island) is a 77 m high, sheer rock, with an... more

Ellidaey Island

About Ellidaey Island This is the third largest of the Westman Islands It is... more

Bjarnarey Island

About Bjarnarey Island This is the fourth largest of the Westman Islands It is... more

Bjarnarey Island

About Bjarnarey Bjarnarey (Bear Island) is situated off the headland Kollumuli... more

Drangey Island

About Drangey Island The island Drangey is a cliff, approximately 7 hundreds... more

Aedey Island

About Aedey Island This is the largest of four islands on the biggest bay of... more

Breidafjordur Islands

About The Breidafjordur Islands This bay is the second largest one of the... more

Vadstakksey Island

About Vadstakksey Island Island Vadstakksey is rather large and high (27m) and... more

Oddbjarnarsker Island

About Island Oddbjarnarsker This westernmost islet of the Breidafiord Bay is... more

Melrakkaey Island

About Melrakkaey Island his small island is situated at the mouth of the... more

Laugafell Highland Route

4X4 cars only Road connections Varmahlid (F-752) and via Vesturardalur... more

Bus Schedule – Reykjavik – Sprengisandur – Myvatn

Tour Description From Reykjavik, via Hveragerdi, Selfoss and Hella we drive... more

The Myth of Holy Grail on Kjolur Route?

In 2004, a team of Italian researchers began an excavation in Iceland searching... more

Holar Church

This church belongs to the Laugaland benefice of the Eyjafiord deanery Catholic... more

Urdarhals Hill.

About Urdarhals This hill is the remainder of a glacier scraped dolomite... more

Hofsos Pakkhus (Old Warehouse)

About The Hofsos Pakkhus The Warehouse (Pakkhusid) at Hofsos is one of the... more

Map of Kjolur Route

About The Kjolur Highland Route (Road F-35) Remember! Off road driving is... more

Hofsjokull East Glacier

Glacier Hofsjokull East (1069m) is located east of Glacier Vatnajokull, between... more

Lonsa Camping

The Lónsá campsite was opened in August 2015, and is located north of... more

Husabakki Camping

Husabakki is located in Svarfaðardalur 5 km from the town of Dalvík and... more

Heidarbaer Camping

The campsite at Heiðarbær is located between the town of Húsavik and Lake... more

Fjalladyrd Camping

The Fjalladýrð tourist service in Möðrudalur valley is located mid-way... more

Camping in Thingeyri

Þingeyri is a small town with a great history The inhabitants of Þingeyri... more

Varmaland Camping

The Varmaland camping site is situated at the outskirts of the municipality of... more

Hafragilsfoss Waterfall

About Hafragilsfoss Hafragilsfoss (27m) is one of the three waterfalls of... more

Highland Information Centers

Travel information centers when entering the Highland Interior from South ... more

Hotel Selfoss

About Hotel Selfoss Hótel Selfoss A stone´s throw from Reykjavik and a... more

Vatnajokull National Park

Vatnajokull National Park is Europe's larges National Park after merging of... more

Hop On – Hop Off City Sightseeing

Explore Reykjavík Take a bus tour with City Sightseeing and explore... more

The Golden Circle & Fontana Wellness

Experience the beauty and wellness of Iceland This amazing day tour takes you... more

Gullfoss, Geysir & Langjökull Snowmobiling

Feel the freedom on top of a glacier This tour combines the widely popular... more

Reykjavík – Blue Lagoon including admission

One of the wonders of the world Spoil yourself by bathing in the famous Blue... more

The Golden Circle Tour

Iceland's most stunning sights The Golden Circle tour allows you to visit some... more

Laugarbakki

About Laugarbakki Laugarbakki is a hamlet situated in a geothermal area on the... more

Breiddalsvik

About Breiddalsvik Valley Breiddalur is the largest lowland area of the... more

Gullfoss Waterfalls

The Golden Waterfalls (Gullfoss) are situated in the upper part of River Hvita... more

Ingjaldsholl Church

This former parsonage and estate, outside the boundaries of the NP, was the... more

Londrangar Cliffs

About Londrangar and Thufubjarg Londrangar are two prominent rocks, protruding... more

Mt. Brennisteinsalda

The Brennisteinsalda is a volcano in the south of Iceland Its height is about... more

Gigjokull Glacier

About Gigjokull As one of Eyjafjallajokull Glacier´s Outlets, Gigjokull was... more

Langidalur Valley – Thorsmork

Langidalur belongs to the Merkurrani Area, north of River Krossa at the eastern... more

Godahraun – Magni and Modi

About Godahraun - Magni and Modi Modi and Magni are two of the two youngest... more

Vogar – Njardvik Hike

An ancient route through the Reidskard Pass over the Vogastapi Headland and... more

Hiking Mt.Keilir

The usual route is to walk to the mountain from the north of Oddafell, but it... more

Hiking Trails – Reykjanes Peninsula

Find your own Hiking Challenge in the Reykjanes Area As The Reykjanes Peninsula... more

Mt. Keilir

About Keilir Mt Keilir is a hyaloclastite mountain on the Reykjanes Peninsula... more

Kalmanstjorn Farm

Kalmanstjorn is an abandoned farm, a former estate to the south of Lake... more

Herdisarvik

The former estate Herdisarvik, now abandoned, stood on the synonymous cove on... more

Hafurbjarnarstadir Farm

About Hafurbjarnarstadir Farm Hafurbjarnarstadir is located on Gardskagi in... more

Hafnaberg Cliff

About Hafnaberg Hafnaberg is a low, sheer cliff just south of the fishing... more

Gardskagi – Reykjanes´ “End Point”

The northernmost point of the Reykjanes Peninsulais called Gardskagi It is... more

Mt. Brennisteinsfjoll

About Mt Brennisteinsfjoll The Sulphur Mountains are to the south of the... more

Almenningar Lava Fields

About Almenningar Almenningar is a lava patch between the lava fields... more

Hiking in Akureyri Area

The Glera Valley Area offers quite a few walking and climbing routes The valley... more

Haifoss

About Haifoss The waterfall Haifoss in the Thjorsa Valley is 122 m high,... more

Kleifarvatn Lake

About Kleifarvatn Lake Kleifarvatn is the largest lake of the Reykjanes... more

Hvalvatn Lake

About Hvalvatn Lake Lake Hvalvatn has an area of 4,1 km², it reaches a depth... more

Svinavatn Lake

About Svinavatn Lake Lake Svinavatn has an area of 12 km² It is situated 123... more

Apavatn Lake

About Apavatn Lake Lake Apavatn has an area of 14 km² The catch consists of... more

Myvatn Lake

Lake Myvatn has an area of 36,5 km² It is situated 277 m above sea level and... more

Landmannalaugar

Landmannalaugar, an area of recent volcanic activity, has colorful rhyolite... more

Svinarnes hut, Hruna

The Svinarnes hut is located on River Svina, north of Mt Burfell, in the centre... more

Landmannalaugar – Alftavatn Hike

1 day: Landmannalaugar-Hrafntinnusker Distance 12 km, estimated walking time 4... more

Alftavatn – Emstrur – Thorsmork Hike

About Alftavatn-Emstrur-Thorsmork Hiking Trail 1 day: Álftavatn - Emstrur... more

Hiking Trails Kverkfjoll – Hvannalindir

Hiking Trails in Kverkfjoll - Hvannalindir Area Changeable weather conditions,... more

Mts. Lindafjoll – Mt. Rifnihnjukur – Mts. Upptyppingar Hike

The trail from the Sigurdarskali hut to the bridge across Jokulsa a Fjollum... more

Hvannalindir Area – River Lindaa – Krikatjorn Pond Hike

From the ruins in Hvannalindir a longer hiking trail is available along the... more

Hvannalindir – Ruins of the Outlaw Lair – Hill Lindakeilir Hike

The parking area is within a short walking distance from the Lindahraun lava... more

Skarphedin’s Peak – Kverk Pass – Hut Sigurdarskali Hike

From The Icelandic Glaciological Society’s hut it is possible to walk... more

Hvannalindir – Kreppuhryggur Ridge – Krepputhrong Narrow Hike

A road lies from the Kverkfjoll route in the Hvannalindir area southeast to a... more

Western Kverkfjoll Mountains Hike

The tour starts from the hut Sigurdarskali, heading toward the Kverkjokull... more

Through Eastern Kverkfjallarani to Ravine Hveragil Hike

From the Hvannalindir area, a 38-kilometre jeep track extends from the... more

Hut Sigurdarskali – Kverkjokull Glacier Ice Cave Hike

The distance from the Sigurdarskali hut to the edge of the Kverkjokull... more

Sigurdarskali -Mt Virkisfell – Mt Biskupsfell Hike

Begin the tour by heading north to Mt Virkisfell (1108 m) Mt Biskupsfell (1240... more

Hut Sigurdarskali – Kverkfjallarani – Ravine Hveragil Hike

The tour follows route 2 over a rocky terrain, and then runs twelve km east... more

Borgarfjordur – Breidavik via Gagnheidi

An easy walk, mostly on a good jeep track, an earlier main connection road... more

Borgarfjordur – Brunavik across Brunavik Pass (400m)

This trail takes you from Borgarfjordur to Brunavik across the Brunavik Pass... more

Borgarfjordur – Brunavik pass Hofstrandarskard (321m)

This trail takes you from Borgarfjordur to Brunavik across pass... more

Eyjafjardara River

About Eyjafjardara River This river runs through the long Eyjafjord valley... more

Holsa River

About Holsa River This spring fed river was called Djupa (The Deep River) in... more

Tindfjallajokull Glacier

The total area of this small glacier is about 19 km² It is located just north... more

Drangajokull Glacier

This glacier is the northernmost of the country  Because of its retreat... more

Malmey Island

About Malmey Malmey is the larger of the two islands of the Skagafjord Bay It... more

Flatey Island Skjalfanda

About Flatey The island Flatey is situated on the Skjalfanda Bay It is about... more

Grimsey Island

About Grimsey Island Grimsey is the northernmost inhabited part of Iceland It... more

Hjorsey Island

About Hjorsey Island Hjorsey has an area of 5,5 km2 It is the largest island... more

Hrisey Island

About Hrisey Hrisey is the second largest island of the country, situated on... more

Mt Kerling

Mt Kerling is the highest mountain near inhabited areas in the northern part of... more

Mts Kverkfjoll

Kverkfjoll is a mountain massif underneath and on the northern edge of the... more

Geysir

This most famous and former largest spouting hot spring of the world probably... more

Reykjavik-Landmannalaugar-Reykjavik CD Guided Tours

Details From Reykjavik via Hveragerdi, Selfoss and Hella, through the... more

ATA – The Akureyri Touring Association

About The Akureyri Touring Association The club’s mountain huts are in... more

Utivist Travel Association

About Utivist Travel Association Útivist is a travel association, which goal... more

ITA – The Iceland Touring Association (Ferdafelag Islands)

h2>About ITA - The Iceland Touring Association The aim of The Iceland... more

Highland Center Hrauneyjar

About Highland Center Hrauneyjar The Highland Center Hrauneyjar offers... more

Veidivotn huts and camping

A camping site and WCs are in the immediate vicinity of the huts The summer... more

Hotel Kidagil

About Hotel Kidagil Last stop before Sprengisand route Rates Summer 1506-... more

IGS Mountain Hut Breida

The Iceland Glaciological Society (IGS) Breida Mountain Hut and garage were... more

ITA Mountain Huts Nyidalur / Jokuldalur

The Iceland Touring Association's (ITA) huts are located at about 800 metres... more

TCS Mountain Hut Hildarsel

The Travel Club Skagafjordur (TCS) Mountain hut Hildarsel is positioned 340m... more

Kaldidalur

About Kaldidalur Kaldidalur (The Cold Valley) is the westernmost and the... more

Hrauneyjar – Sigalda – Versalir

About Hrauneyjar - Sigalda - Versalir Hrauneyjar is the name of an area south... more

Sydra Fjallabak 4×4 Trail

About Sydra Fjallabak This route lies from the west to east just north of the... more

Arnarvatnsheidi Moorlands

These moorlands cover a large part of the northwestern interior The lakes there... more

Ofeigsfjordur

About Ofeigsfjordur The Ofeigur Bay is divided into three fiords, furthest... more

Ogmundarhraun Lava Field

About Ogmundarhraun The lava field Ogmundarhraun is situated between Krysuvik... more

Ogur Church Farm

About Ogur Ogur was an estate and a parsonage on the utmost end of the... more

Olafsdalur Farm

About Olafsdalur The abandoned farm Olafsdalur is in a synonymous valley in... more

Olafseyjar Islands

About Olafseyjar Islands Islands Olafseyjar have only temporarily been... more

Olfusa River

About River Olfusa Rivers Hvita and Sog change names after their confluence... more

Olkelda Spring

About Olkelda Olkelda is the Icelandic name for a mineral spring Quite a few... more

Hnjotur Folk Museum

About Hnjotur Folk Museum Orlygshofn is a short valley ending in rather a... more

Orlygsstadir

About Orlygsstadir Orlygsstadir is a historic site in the Blonduhlid Area in... more

Oshlid

About Oshlid Oshlid is the almost precipitous mountain slope between the... more

Ospakseyri Church Farm

The land around the farm and the spit of land Ospakseyri are within the... more

Oxarfjordur

About Oxarfjordur Oxarfjordur is the name of the big bay between the... more

Oxl

About Oxl Farm Oxl is located in County Breiduvikurhreppur, near Hotel Budir... more

Oxney Island

About Oxney Island Oxney is the second largest island off the Skogarstrond... more

Papey Island

About Papey This is the largest island off the east coast of Iceland, about 2... more

Althingishusid – The Icelandic Parliament House

The House of Parliament was built in 1880 - 1881 It was constructed from hewn... more

Parthus Farm

About Parthus Parthus was a sheep-cot where Part-House John and his companion... more

Perlan

In addition to a myriad of attractions, The Pearl has an important function It... more

Ellidaar Power Plants

The first ideas concerning a hydroelectric power station in the Ellidaar Valley... more

Fjardarsel Power Plant

About Fjardarsel Power Plant In 1906, the Engineer General, Thorvald Krabbe,... more

Gardsa Power Plant

About Gardsa Power Plant The town council of Olafsfjordur decided to harness... more

Rjukandi Power Plant

About Rjukandi Power Plant River Fossa drains the Snaefell’s Glacier It... more

Purkey Island

About Purkey Island Island Purkey belongs to the Dalir District The channel... more

Raudamelur Ytri Church Farm

The houses of the farm are situated at the high edge of the lava field, where... more

Rekavik Cove

About Rekavik Cove This is a small cove between the large bird cliff... more

Jokulsa a Fjollum

About Jokulsa a Fjollum Two ferries were used to serve the travellers, who had... more

Reykir Farm

About Reykir Farm Farm Reykir of the Skeid County developed into a hamlet... more

Reykir Folk Museum

About Reykir Museum Down below the farm Reykir on The Hruta Bay is a spit of... more

Reykjaheidi

About Reykjaheidi The moorlands south of the fishing town Husavik are only... more

Heydalur Hotel

About Heydalur Hotel Heydalur is a hotel and a restaurant in uniquely... more

Reykjanes

About Reykjanes Reykjanes (The Steamy Peninsula) is the name of the south-... more

Reykjanes Peninsula

About Reykjanes Peninsula Its four (or five) volcanic regions are called:... more

Reykjarfjordur Nyrdri

About Reykjarfjordur Nyrdri This wide and short bay is situated between the... more

Reykjarholsskogur

About Reykjarholsskogur This forest is located to the southwest of hamlet... more

Reykjavik Airport

About Reykjavik Airport In 1919 the pilot Rolf Zimsen, the nephew of the mayor... more

Reykjavik Harbor

The so-called Old Harbor of Reykjavik is the first lasting harbor of the town... more

Reynistadur Church Farm

About Reynistadur Reynistadur is a farm and a church site, approximately 10... more

Rifgirdingar Islands

About Rifgirdingar Islands Islands Rifgirdingar almost close the mouth of the... more

Samsstadir Farm

About Samsstadir The present farm consists of earlier three farms, in... more

Sanda Village

About Sanda Village The remainders of a base, built by the British and... more

Mt. Sandfell

About Sandfell The rhyolite laccolith Sandfell /743m) is located south of the... more

Saudafell Farm

About Saudafell Farm Saudafell and former church site is situated in the... more

Saudanes

About Saudanes The former rectory at Saudanes stood in the middle of the... more

Saudeyjar Islands

About Saudeyjar Islands Islands Saudeyjar are situated in the northwest corner... more

Saurbaer Church

The parsonage Saurbaer is situated in the county Hvalfjordur Coast During... more

Selatangar – Mt. Festarfjall

About Selatangar - Festarfjall Wherever the coastal landscape of the southwest... more

Seley Island

About Seley Island Island Seley is a 21 m high, vegetated rocky island 4,6 km... more

Seljavallalaug

About Seljavallalaug The swimming pool Seljavallalaug is situated in a short... more

Selvik Cove

About Selvik Cove Cove Selvik was the best landing for small fishing vessels... more

Selvogur

About Selvogur Selvogur is a small community east of farm Herdisarvik in the... more

Seydisholar

This cluster of reddish looking craters is situated in the Grimsnes County They... more

Siglunes

About Siglunes Siglunes is the northernmost point between the bays Siglufiord... more

Vatnsdalsa River – Westfjords

About Vatnsdalsa This river spills into the bay Vatnsfiord in the Northwest It... more

Vatnsdalsa River

About Vatnsdalsa The main section is a six rod fishery and the only river with... more

Sjounda Farm

About Sjounda Farm Sjounda is a remote, abandoned farm in the easternmost part... more

Skalafellsjokull Glacier

Glacier Tours were founded in 1985 The road up there is only 16 km long, but... more

Skalavik Cove

About Skalavik Cove Skalavik was the westernmost settlement of the district... more

Skaleyjar Islands

About Skaleyjar Islands This group of islands comprises of about 160 islands,... more

Skard Church Farm

Skard is a farm, a church site and was a large estate for centuries in the... more

Skeidararsandur Sand Plains

About Skeidararsandur This is one of the largest alluvial plains of the... more

Skeidarettir

About Skeidarettir The sheep pen Skeidarettir is situated just south of the... more

Skeidaveitan

About Skeidaveitan The greatest achievement of “Skeidamenn” was the... more

Skeljavik Farm

About Skeljavik Farm The abandoned farm Skeljavik on a synonymous cove is... more

Mt Skjaldbreidur

About Skjaldbreidur This beautiful and symmetric prototype of shield volcanoes... more

Skogar Farm

About Skogar Farm Skogar is an abandoned farm in the eastern slopes of the... more

Skotufjordur

About Skotufjordur The Sting Ray Bay is about 10 miles (16 km) long and narrow... more

Skriddalur Valley

About Skriddalur When driving to the south from Egilsstadir, people, who do... more

Skrudur Island

About Skrudur Island Skrudur rises steeply out of the sea just east of the... more

Skrudur Garden

About Skrudur Garden Skrudur is a small tree park, established shortly after... more

Smaeyjar Islands

About Smaeyjar These are four islands situated to the west of the only... more

Smidjuvik Cove

About Smidjuvik Cove Smidjuvik is situated between the headlands... more

Snaefellsnes Volcanoes

Volcanic activity on the peninsula still exists in this Flank Zone extending... more

Speni

About Speni Speni is a mound between the cove Kolbeinsvik and Skreflur It... more

Stadarborg

About Stadarborg Stadarborg is a sheep shelter, 2-3 km from the former... more

Stadarfell Church

Stadarfell is an ancient estate and a church site of County Fellsstrond It is... more

Stadur Church

This church belongs the Prestbakki benefice in the Hunavatn deanery Stadur is a... more

Stadur Parsonage

The parsonage Stadur (or Stadarstadur) has been a church site for centuries... more

Stadur Reykjanes

Stadur is a former parsonage and a church site a short distance to the west of... more

Stafnes

About Stafnes Stafnes was a mansion in the past There were many fishing... more

Stagley Island

About Stagley Island Island Stagley is the southernmost of the Vestureyjar... more

Stakksfjordur

About Stakksfjordur The Stakksfjordur Bay is a deep southern inlet of the big... more

Stapafell

About Stapafell Mt Stapafell is a hyaloclastite mountain on the Reykjanes... more

Stapavik Cove

About Stapavik Cove Cove Stapavik is just east of river Selfjot's estuaries It... more

Stokkalaekur

About Stokkalaekur Stokkalaekur is surrounded by beautiful landscapes The... more

Stora Gilja

About Stora Gilja Road no 1 passes the farm Stora-Gilja in the Hunavatn... more

Stori Holmur

About Stori Holmur Stori Holmur was an estate in the Leira County Probably... more

Storisandur

About Storisandur Storisandur is an undulating, barren area north of the... more

Storurd

About Storurd Storurd (Boulder Scree) is in valley Urdardalur, which is the... more

Strandir and Westfjords

About Strandir and Westfjords The district Strandasysla covers the easternmost... more

Straumfjordur

About Straumfjordur Gunnlaugur (Gudlaugur) Thorfinnsson, the great grandfather... more

Straumnes

About Straumnes The headland Straumnes separates the coves Adalvik and Rekavik... more

Straumsvik

About Straumsvik Cove Straumsvik, between the Aluminium smelter and former... more

Sturlureykir

About Sturlureykir Sturlureykir is a farm in the Reykholt Valley in the... more

Sudurarbotnar

About Sudurarbotnar The Sudurarbotnar area is the catchment area of river... more

Sugandafjordur

About Sugandafjordur The Suganda Bay is about 8 miles (13 km) long and 2,2... more

Surtsey Island

About Island Surtsey The eruption, which created this and other islands around... more

Svalbard

About Svalbard Svalbard was a manor, a church site, and an official assembly... more

Svartifoss

About Svartifoss Svartifoss is among the most renowned waterfalls of Iceland... more

Svefneyjar Island

About Island Svefneyjar Islands Svefneyjar form the innermost part of the... more

Svidnur Islands

About Islands Svidnur The Svidnur islands belong to the so-called West Islands... more

Svinaskalastekkur

About Svinaskalastekkur Svinaskalastekkur is an abandoned farm in the... more

Teigarhorn Farm

About Teigarhorn Teigarhorn is a farm in the Buland County, about 4 kilometres... more

Theistareykir

About Theistareykir The abandoned farm Theistareykir, and the surrounding area... more

Thelamork

About Thelamork Thelamork is an area in the eastern part of Valley Horgardalur,... more

Therney Island

About Island Therney This island is just off the coast of the headland Alfsnes... more

Thidriksvalladalur

About Thidriksvalladalur This well vegetated and beautiful valley is a short... more

Thingeyrar

Thingeyrar were among the best and most prosperous estates of the country It... more

Thingvellir Farm

About Thingvellir Presently a farm at the end of a synonymous cove south of... more

Mt Thorbjorn

About Mt Thorbjorn Mt Thorbjorn (Thorbjarnarfell) is a free standing,... more

Thorisholmi Island

About Island Thorisholmi This island is situated about three km to the south... more

Thorolfsfell

About Thorolfsfell Mt Thorolfsfell (574 m) is located east of the inhabited... more

Thorshofn

About Thorshofn During the 19th century ships started frequenting this harbour... more

Thorskafjardarheidi

About thorskafjardarheidi The road across this mountain area was mostly carved... more

Thorsmork

About Thorsmork Thorsmork is one of the brightest pearls on the string of... more

Thrainsskjoldur

About Thrainsskjoldur Thrainsskjoldur is an extensive lava mound north of Mt... more

Thrastarskogur

About Thrastarskogur Mr Tryggvi Gunnarsson, a renowned businessman and a... more

Thvotta

About Thvotta Farm Thvotta is the southernmost farm of the Alftafjordur County... more

Thyrill

About Thyrill The name Thyrill applies to a mountain (388 m) and a farm on the... more

Mt Tindastoll

About Mt Tindastoll Mt Tindastoll (995 m) is about 18 km long and a prominent... more

Trolladyngja

About Trolladyngja Trolladyngja is a hyaloclastite mountain to the north of... more

Mt Trollakirkja

About Trollakirkja Mt Trollakirkja is a high and a prominent mountain on the... more

Thjofafoss – Trollkonuhlaup

These waterfalls just east of Mt Burfell look more like rapids when River... more

Ulfljotsvatn

During the period 1929-1933 the Reykjavik Electric Authority (now Municipal... more

Unadsdalur

Old sources mention a prayer chapel at farm Unadsdalur in the ancient past and... more

Unaos

Unaos is the easternmost farm of the Hjaltastadur County on the estuary of... more

Upsi – Upsastrond

The coastline Upsaströnd stretches between the perpendicular promontory... more

Urridafoss

About Urridafoss In order to get to the waterfall Urridafoss you follow the... more

Uthlid Farm

About Uthlid Farm Uthlid was first named the Outer Hlid and was a church site... more

Utskalar Church

Utskalar was a church site and a parsonage and one of the greater mansions of... more

Vadalfjoll

About Vadalfjoll Mts Vadalfjoll are located straight to the north of... more

Vallholmur

About Vallholmur Vallalaug hot spring Vallholmur (Holmurinn) is the lowland... more

Valthjofsstadur Church

This ancient manor and parsonage from the 14 century is situated west of the... more

Vatnsdalur

About Vatnsdalur The Lake Valley is well vegetated and prosperous looking The... more

Vatnsfjordur

About Vatnsfjordur The Vatnsfjordur bay is about 9 km long with the island... more

Vatnsleysa Farms

About Vatnsleysa Farms Smaller and Big Vatnsleysa were formerly manors and big... more

Vatnsleysustrond

About Vatnsleysustrond This 15 km long and narrow county along the northern... more

Vatnsnes

About Vatnsnes This mountainous peninsula between the bays Midfiord and... more

Verdalir

About Verdalir Valleys Verdalir comprise Yztidalur, Middalur and Cove Sandvik... more

The Westman Islands

About The Westman Islands The Westman Islands’ volcanic system comprises... more

Vidfjordur

About Vidfjordur The Vidfjordur cove is the southernmost of the Nordfjordur... more

Vifilsstadir

About Vifilsstadir Originally the freedman Vifill built his farm to the... more

Vigur Island

About Vigur Vigur is the second largest island of the Isafjordur Bay It is... more

Vikur Hiking Trails – Borgarfjordur East

Viknaslod Hiking Trails Borgarfjordur - Brunavik Borgarfjordur - Brunavik... more

Vogastapi Headland

About Vogastapi Headland Vogastapi (80 m) carried different names in the past,... more

Gvendarbrunnar – Reykjavik Municipality Waterworks

Our existence has always depended on water The first settlers in Iceland relied... more

Yztafell Farm

About Yztafell This farm is situated at the northern foot of Mt Kinnarfell in... more

Camping in Hvolsvollur

Hvolsvöllur is located on highway no 1 The camp site is at the entrance to the... more

Skriduklaustur

About Skriduklaustur This renowned, ancient manor was called Skrida up to the... more

Lagarfljot

Lagarfljot River Lagarfljot is the second largest one in the East, about 85... more

Jokuldalur

Jokuldalur Jokuldalur (The Glacial Valley) is the longest inhabited valleys of... more

Hengifoss

Hengifoss River Hengifossa discharges Lake Hengifossarvatn on the... more

Melrakkasletta

About Melrakkasletta The northeastern peninsula is nameless, but its largest... more

Raudanes Hike

Point Raudanes is in the vicinity of farm Vellir and former parsonage Svalbard,... more

Langanes

About Langanes Langanes is a large and long peninsula to the east of the... more

Tjornes

About Tjornes The mountainous peninsula Tjornes is indented with short valleys... more

Camping in Thakgil

Þakgil is located between Höfðabrekkuafrétti and Mýrdalssandur The name... more

Selfoss Waterfall – Jokulsa a Fjollum

About Selfoss Selfoss is one of the three waterfalls of river Jokulsa a... more

Namaskard hverir

Namaskard hverir This spectacular high temperature area (410 m above sea... more

Camping in Vik

The Vík camping site is in close proximity to the Vík village On the site we... more

Jardbodin a Myvatni (Jardbadsholar)

About Jardbodin a Myvatni The crater row Jardbadsholar is situated near road... more

Grimsstadir a Fjollum

Grimstadir a Fjollum Farm Grimsstadir and farm Modrudalur are the highest... more

Bjarnarflag

Bjarnarflag is a high temperature area situated west of the Namaskard Pass in... more

Bjarnarflag Power Plant

The idea of harnessing the geothermal energy of the Bjarnarflag Area was first... more

Dimmuborgir

The Nature Reserve Dimmuborgir, „The Dark Castles”, are among the most... more

Aldeyjarfoss

Aldeyjarfoss This waterfall is considered the most beautiful one in the river... more

Barnafoss

Barnafoss The waterfall Barnafoss is in River Skjalfandafljot near the... more

Adaldalur

Adaldalur Valley Adaldalur covers most of the lowland area to the south of Bay... more

Vaglaskogur

About Vaglaskogur Vaglaskogur is the second largest forest of the country It... more

Munkatvera Church

Munkathvera is a farm, a church site and a former manor in the Laugaland... more

Kaldbakur

About Kaldbakur Mt Kaldbakur (1167 m) protrudes from the eastern shores of the... more

Hrafnagil

About Hrafnagil Hrafnagil has been an estate since ancient times It was a... more

Videy Hike

Videy is the largest island of the Kollafjord Bay (1,7 km²) with its highest... more

Oskjuhlid Hike

Oskjuhlid Hike The hill Oskjuhlid is an important link in the chain of open... more

Ellidaardalur Hike

The Ellidaar-valley is one of the most interesting recreational areas of the... more

Ellidavatn Hike

Lake Ellidavatn is among the many lakes within the capital area Its surface... more

Raudholar – All Year Hiking Trip

Raudholar are the remainder of a cluster of pseudo craters within the... more

Hiking Nyidalur

Nýidalur hut– Evening stroll with the park ranger Daily at 2030 The park... more

Snaefell to Lonsoraefi Hike

Distances: Snaefell - Geithellnar about 100 km Snaefell - Thorisdalur about 80... more

Hiking Trails Kverkfjoll and Hvannalindir

Hiking Trail Suggestions 1 Hut Sigurdarskali - Ice Cave The distance from the... more

Askja Trail: Hike from Herdubreidalindir to Svartarkot

The walking distance is about 100 km The only major obstacle is the shortage of... more

Mt. Esja Hike

Mt Esja is the most prominent mountain within the capital area after the... more

Hiking in Hveragerdi

Number of hiking trails are available at Hveragerdi area 1-4 hours There are... more

Reykjavegur Hike

The Reykjavegur hiking trail is divided into a few easy stages and at the end... more

Camping in Eldborg

The camp site next to Hotel Eldborg is about 50 km away from the town... more

Camping in Blonduos

Gladheimar runs the camping area in Blonduos, as well as 20 well equipped... more

Camping in Varmahlid

The campsite in Varmahlid is a family friendly are with lots of activities all... more

Camping in Dalvik

When arriving from Akureyri, the campsite is by the southern entrance in to the... more

Camping in Asbyrgi

The national park is open to guests all year round A campsite for tents,... more

Asbyrgi

Asbyrgi certainly is one of nature’s wonders It is a 3½ km long canyon with... more

Camping in Thorshofn

The campsite is high in the village in an extremely peaceful location, with all... more

Camping in Eskifjordur

The campsite is located close to the entrance to the village of Eskifjörður,... more

Camping in Faskrudsfjordur

This campsite is by a small pond in the top of Faskrudsfjordur village The... more

Camping in Stodvarfjordur

The campsite is located in the eastern side of Stodvafjordur village It's right... more

Camping in Breiddalsvik

Situated behind Hotel Blafell, next to the playground is where you will find... more

Camping in Djupivogur

The campsite is in the middle of Djupivogur town, serviced by Hotel Framtíð... more

Hallormstadur Camping – Atlavik

Around the campsite are about 40 kilometers of marked walking paths, as well as... more

Camping in Egilsstadir

In the town of Egilsstadir are two camping grounds - one in Kaupvangur and the... more

Camping in Borgarfjordur Eystri

Campsite with good facilities for camping vehicles Cooking facilities with... more

Godafoss

About Godafoss This is one of the most impressive waterfalls of the country It... more

Godafoss Camping

Guesthouse Fosshóll is located by the Goðafoss gulley only 500 meters away... more

Holaskjol to Hvanngil Hike

This spectacular hiking trail and bridle path winds between mountains and... more

Hveravellir to Hvitarnes Hike

The hiking distance is 42 - 44 km At the starting or finishing point,... more

Hellismannaleid Hike – Landmannalaugar to Rjupnavellir

The total hiking distance comprises about 55 kilometres, which can be divided... more

Holaskjol to Thorsmork Hike

This spectacular hiking trail and bridle path winds between mountains and... more

Fimmvorduhals Hike – Skogar to Thorsmork

The distance between Skogar and Thorsmork (Basar) is about 25 km Hikers en... more

Laugavegur Hike – from Landmannalaugar to Thorsmork

About Laugavegur hike - from Landmannalaugar to Thorsmork The total hiking... more

Camping in Kirkjubaer II

The camping is situated in the village of Kirkjubæjarklaustur It offers good... more

Faxi Waterfall – Camping

The campsite by the waterfall Faxa is on the riverside of the Tungufljot river,... more

Svinafell Camping

Svinafell Camping offer two types of camping: First, there are 8 camping areas... more

Skaftafell Camping

The campground office is located next to the entrance gate Visitors should... more

Geysir Camping

The campsite is within walking distance from the hot spring area and the great... more

Camping in Hafnarfjordur

The campsite is close to all services, shopping and many tourist attractions... more

Camping in Hveragerdi

The campsite is close to the center of the village, within walking distance of... more

Camping in Thorlakshofn

The campsite is located next to the sports center and the church of... more

Camping in Vogar

The campsite is close to the sports center, located on a grass field that used... more

Camping in Grindavik

In the camping site you have 13500 sqmeter area to park your tent, trailer or... more

Utivist Alftavotn hut

About Alftavotn hut Members of the Touring Association Utivist restored the... more

IGS Mountain Hut Esjufjallaskali hut

The Iceland Glaciological Society (IGS) Mountain Hut Esjufjallaskali is located... more

Utivist Mountain Hut Strutur

Mountain hut Strutur was built to accommodate 26 people in 2002 Its access... more

Leppistungur Hut, Hruna

The Leppistungur hut was built in 1987 on River Kerlingaa in the upper part of... more

Helgaskali Mountain hut

Mountain hut Helgaskali is on the so-called Line-Track between Valleys... more

ITA Thjofadalir hut, Kjolur

The Icelandic Touring Association´s (ITA) small hut in valleys Thjofadalir was... more

ITA Thverbrekknamuli hut, Kjolur

The Thverbrekknamuli hut is situated southeast of Mt Hrutfell, near river... more

ITA Hvitarnes hut, Kjolur

The Hvitarnes hut was the first to be built by the Iceland Touring Association... more

Gislaskali in Svartarbotnar, Kjolur

Gislaskali in Svartárbotnar is the last hut on the southern part of Kjölur... more

Uthlid Camping

This is a relatively large campsite with a swimming pool, restaurant, golf... more

Arbudir hut, Kjolur

Arbudir is another hut in Kjölur and the second hut if going from south of to... more

Fremstaver Hut

Fremstaver is a hut in Kjölur one of the main highland roads connecting south... more

Hotel Sanda, Blaskogabyggd

Hotel Sanda mountain hut on river Sanda at the southernmost end of the Kjolur... more

ITA Hagavatn hut, Jarlhettur Langjokull

Icelandic Touring Association (ITA) Mountain hut Hagavatn was built in 1942 It... more

Laugarvatn Camping

This campsite is quite big, with basic service close by like a grocery store... more

ITA Nordurfjordur hut – Valgeirsstadir

The Icelandic Touring Association (ITA) Nordurfjordur hut is called... more

Nordurfjordur

About Nordurfjordur This cove with a synonymous hamlet is situated just north... more

ITA Mounatin Hut Hloduvellir

The Hloduvellir hut is the property of the Iceland Touring Association and... more

ATA Mountain hut Botni

The Akureyri Touring Association (ATA) Mountain hut Botni is located at about... more

ATA Mountain Hut Braedrafell

Please Note: This Hut is Locked  Contact ATA for Keys The Akureyri Touring... more

ATA Mountain huts Dreki, Dyngjufjoll

The Akureyri Touring Association (ATA) Mountain huts Dreki is located at the... more

ATA Mountan hut Thorsteinsskali, Herdubreidarlindir

The Akureyi Touring Association (ATA) Mountain hut Thorsteinsskali was built... more

ATA Mountain hut Dyngjufell

The Akureyri Touring Association (ATA) Mountain hut Dyngjufell is located at... more

ATA Mountain hut Lambi, Glerardalur

The mountain hut Lambi in valley Glerardalur was built in 1975 and accommodates... more

ATA huts Laugarfell, Eyjafjardardalur

The Akureyri Touring Association (ATA) Mountain hut Laugafell hut was built in... more

TCS Mountain hut Ingolfskali, Lambahrauni

Mountain hut Ingolfsskali was built in 1978 It is located in Lambahraun, north... more

TCS Mountain hut Trolli, Gonguskord

Touring Club Skagafjordur (TCS) Mountain hut Trolli (370m) is located near... more

TCS Mountain hut Thufnavellir, Vididalur

Touring Club Skagafjordur (TCS) Mountain hut Thufnavellir is located in valley... more

Holaskjol Mountain Hut

Holaskjol, sheltered by Mounds Lambaskardsholar, offers mountain hut... more

Utivist Mountain Hut Skaelingar

Touring Association Utivist restored a decayed farmers' sheep roundup shelter... more

Utivist Mountain Hut Sveinstindur

The Sveinstindur hut is located southeast of Mt Sveinstindur The access track... more

ITA Mountain Hut – Baldvinsskali

Baldvinsskali is located at Fimmvorduhals, one of the most popular hiking... more

FTC Hut Breidavik, Breidavik Austfjords

Mountain hut Breidavik is located on a synonymous cove in the Eastfjords It is... more

FTC Husavikurskali, Austfjordum

Mountain hut Husavikurskali is on a synonymous cove in the Eastfjords It was... more

FTC Egilssel hut, Lonsoraefi

Mountain hut Egilssel is locate in the Lonsoraefi Area It is solely used by... more

FTC Hut Geldingarfell

Mountain hut Geldingafell is located at the foot of Mt Geldingafell and is... more

Mountain Hut Sigurdarskali, Kverkfjoll

Mountain hut Sigurdarskali is open the whole year round and accommodates 75-85... more

FTC Snaefellskali Hut, Snaefell

Mountain hut Snaefellsskali is located at the foot of the highest free-standing... more

Hut Breida, Jokulsarlon

The Breida hut and garage were built in 1951 The houses are located 23 metres... more

IGS Hut Esjufjoll, Breidamerkurjokull

The hut is located on the nunatak Esjufjoll at 701 metres above sea level in... more

IGS Fjallkirkja hut Langjokull

Fjallkirkja was built in 1979 at the foot of a synonymous nunatak on glacier... more

IGS Grimsvotn Mountain Huts

The first hut, Grimsfjall I, the measurement equipment installation, and the... more

IGS Jokulheimar Mountain Hut

The first hut was built in 1955, the garage in 1958, the fuel storage house in... more

Utivist Mountain Hut – Fimmvorduhals

The Touring Association Utivist restored the decayed, former "Mountainmen's"... more

IGS Kverkfjoll Mountain Hut

Mountain hut Kverkfjallaskali was built in 1977 to accommodate 6-12 people It... more

Utivist Basar Mountain Huts in Thorsmork

Soon after the Touring Association Utivist was founded, its members started... more

Hottur Mountain Hut Drekafjoll, Dyngjufjoll

This mountain hut is the property of and operated by Myvatn Tours It... more

ITA Mountain Huts Skagafjordsskali Langidalur Thorsmork

Mountain hut Skagfjordsskali is located on a flat area at the mouth of Valley... more

Mulaskali, Lonsoraefi

Mountain hut Mulaskali was built in 1984 just south of Kollumuli It... more

Volcano Huts – Husadalur Thorsmork

About Volcano Huts Thorsmork The Volcano Huts are located in the Thorsmork... more

IGS Godahnjukar hut

Mountain hut Godahnukar was built in 1979 for 6-12 persons at 1,498 metres... more

Godahnjukar

About Godahnjukar Mountain hut Godahnukar was built in 1979 for 6-12 persons... more

ITA Mountain Huts Botnar in Emstrur

About Botnar The Iceland Touring Association huts Botnar on river South... more

Camping in Kidagil

The campsite is about 23 kilometers from the ring road, and around 20... more

Alftavatn Hut – Holtungur

The Alftavatn hut sleeps 10 people This cosy house has a veranda, offering... more

ITA Hornbjarg Hut, Hornstrandir

About Hornbjarg Hut and CampingThe ITA has taken over the operation of the... more

ITA Mountain Huts at Lake Alftavatn

The mountain huts of the Iceland Touring Association on lake Alftavatn on the... more

ITA Hrafntinnusker Mountain Hut

About Hrafntinnusker Mountain Hut/h3> The ITA hut on Mt Hrafntinnusker,... more

Hallbjarnarvordur

About Hallbjarnarvordur This topographic name literally means The Cairns of... more

Utivist Mountain Hut – Dalakofinn

The Dalakofinn hut is located in the majestic landscapes just north of Mt... more

Hamraskogar

Hamraskogar The Hamraskogar Forest is a patch of wood to the north of the... more

Afangagil Mountain Hut

The mountain hut Afangagil is situated on the edge of one of Iceland's most... more

Haukadalsheidi

About Haukadalsheidi Moorland Haukadalsheidi is situated in the southern... more

Rjupnavellir Cottages

Rjúpnavellir in Landsveit is a small and comfortable resort in south of... more

Landmannahellir Cottages

About Landmannahellir Cottages Accommodation on the Domadalur... more

ITA Mountain Huts in Landmannalaugar

The Iceland Touring Association first built a hut in Landmannalaugar in 1951,... more

Herdubreid og Herdubreidarlindir

About Herdubreid og Herdubreidarlindir There is a mountain range east of The... more

Hljodaklettar

About Hljodaklettar Hljodaklettar (The Whispering Cliffs) are a bizarre... more

Hlodufell

About Hlodufell Mt Hlodufell is a beautifully shaped table mountain to the... more

Hofsjokull Glacier

Glacier Hofsjokull East (1069m) is located east of Glacier Vatnajokull, between... more

Holaskogur

About Holaskogur Holaskogur (The Forested Mounds) is a deforested area of the... more

Holmatungur

About Holmatungur Holmatungur is a well vegetated area on the western side of... more

Holsfjoll

About Holsfjoll Holsfjoll, or Fjallasveit, is the name of the area to the east... more

Holuhraun

This lava field and its two crater rows were created by fissure eruptions One... more

Hrafntinnusker

The English name of this 1128 m high mountain is The Obsidian Skerry It is... more

Hrossaborg

About Hrossaborg "The Horse Castle" is one of two "tuff rings" situated in the... more

Husadalur

About Husadalur Valley Husadalur is somewhat larger than Valley Langidalur and... more

Hvannalindir

About Hvannalindir The Hvannalindir area is a vegetated oasis, 640 m above sea... more

Hvanngil

Hvanngil The new Hvanngil Hut offers sleeping bag accommodations for 70 people... more

ITA Hvanngil Hut

The new Hvanngil Hut offers sleeping bag accommodations for 70 people in four... more

Hveravellir

Hveravellir (The Hot Spring Fields) is a very interesting low temperature area... more

Hvitarnes Kjolur

About Hvitarnes Kjolur This is mostly a delta area between some rivers on the... more

Lake Hvitarvatn

About Lake Hvitarvatn Lake Hvitarvatn has an area of 29,4 km² Its greatest... more

Isholsvatn

About Isholsvatn Lake Isholsvatn has an area of 5,2 km² It is 5 km long, 39 m... more

Jokulfall

About Jokulfall River Jokulfall is also called Jokulkvisl Several rivulets... more

Jokulheimar

About Jokulheimar Jokulheimar are situated in an area called Tungnarbotnar... more

Jokulsa a Bru

Jokulsa a Bru Jokla, as many people call it, is the longest river of Eastern... more

Jokulsa a Fjollum

Jokulsa a fjollum This glacial river, a discharge of the icecap Vatnajökull... more

Jokulsargljufur National Park

The Northern Part of National Park Vatnajokull This park was established in... more

Karahnjukar

Karahnjukar comprises two hyaloclastite mountains on the eastern side of River... more

Karlsdrattur Cove

About Karlsdrattur The cove is situated just east of the northern glacier... more

Kaldarhofdi Farm

About Kaldarhofdi Farm Kaldarhofdi is opposite to the Drattarhlid Hill to... more

Mt. Vordufell

About Vordufell Mt Vordufell (391 m) is a triangularly shaped mountain to the... more

Mt. Hestfjall

About Hestfjall Mt Hestfjall (317 m) rises gradually higher from the south... more

Braedratunga Church Farm

About Braedratunga Braedratunga is a manor and a church site on the tongue... more

Laugarvatnsvellir Plains

About Laugarvatnsvellir Laugarvatnsvellir is a large grassy area, a former... more

Skalholt Church

The ancient seat of the Icelandic bishops, Skalholt, was the centre of... more

Ashildarmyri

About Ashildarmyri Ashildarmyri is a historical site and an ancient meeting... more

Hagongur Mountains

About Hagongur Hagongur is the name of two similar mountains, The Northern-H... more

Grimsvotn Central Volcano

Grimsvotn, under the centre of the Vatnajokull Ice Cap, is a large central... more

Grafarlond Eystri

About Grafarlond This small oasis is situated at the eastern edge of the vast... more

Godaland

About Godaland Godaland, like the other former summer pastures, Mulatungur... more

Gljufurleit

About Gljufurleit Gljufurleit is a part of the western slopes of the River... more

Gaesavotn Route

About Gaesavotn Route (F-910) This route is one of the most interesting and... more

Gaesavotn Lakes

About Gaesavotn (Geese Lakes) Those two lakes are situated at the western... more

Granahaugar Burial Site

About Granahaugar Short distance north of Buland in Skaftartunga lies the... more

Gragaesadalur Valley

About Gragaesadalur Valley Gragaesadalur (greylag goose) is in the southwest... more

Fremrinamur Geothermal Area

About Fremrinamur Fremrinamur is a high temperature area on the shield... more

Mt. Fjordungsalda

About Fjordungsalda This low mountain (972m) is actually an old and heavily... more

Fjallabak Nature Reserve

Fjallabak Nature Reserve was established in 1979 The Nature reserve is 47000... more

Fjallabak Sydra Route

The Fjallabak sydra (south) route lies from the west to east just north of the... more

Landmannaleid Route

About Landmannaleid This route takes you through one of the most colorful... more

Fagrifoss Waterfall

Fagrifoss is a waterfall on the way to laki route is very rough and rugged... more

Eyvindakofaver Marsh

About Eyvindarkofaver Eyvindarkofaver is a relatively well-vegetated marsh... more

Eyjabakkar

About Eyjabakkar This boggy area northeast of the glacier snout... more

Eyjabakkajokull Glacier

The glacier snout Eyjabakkajokull is the easternmost of the other much larger,... more

Emstrur

About Emstrur Emstrur is a desolate grazing area in the southern interior,... more

Eldgja Fissure

Eldgja, or "The Fire Fissure”, is 40 km long and stretches from the glacier... more

Eiriksjokull Glacier

Glacier Eiriksjokull (1,675 m) has an area of about 22 km sq and rests on top... more

Dyngjuhals Ridge

The Dyngjuhals is a wide ridge east of Lakes Gaesavotn It is about 20 km wide... more

Katla

The central volcano Katla is hidden under the southeastern part of the ice cap... more

Kerlingarfjoll

The mountain massif Kerlingarfjoll (The Ogress' Mountains; 800 - 1500 m) is the... more

Kidagil

About Kidagil This gorge represents the northern boundary of the Sprengisandur... more

Kirkjufell Highland

About Kirkjufell Mt Kirkjufell (964 m) is a prominent rhyolite mountain on the... more

Kistufell

Kistufell This mountain protrudes up to 1444 m (4,765 feet) above sea level... more

Kjolur Route

About Kjolur Route The Kjolur area (600-700m) lies between the Langjokull... more

Krafla

The name of Mt Krafla was extended over the high temperature area after the... more

Krepputunga

About Krepputunga The Kverkfjoll Mountains are at the northern edge of the... more

Kverkfjoll

About Kverkfjoll Kverkfjoll is a mountain massif underneath and on the... more

Hiking in Laki, Lakagigar

This part of the Interior offers clear trails to follow, so it mostly depends... more

Laki, Lakagigar

The 25 km long crater row called Lakagigar was created during a relatively... more

Lambatungnajokull

About Lambatungnajokull This glacier snout flows down into the Skyndidalur... more

Landmannahellir

Cave Landmannahellir at the foot of Mt Hellisfjall south of Mt Lodmundur and... more

Landmannaleid route

About Landmannaleid Kringla This area on the Landmanna Route could be called... more

Langisjor

This lake is about 20 km long and up to 2 km wide and it extends almost up to... more

Langjokull Glacier

The Long Glacier (1355m) is the second largest in Iceland It has an area of... more

Mt. Laugarfell

About Laugarfell The mountains Laugafell and Laugafellshnjukur (892 and 987 m)... more

Laugarvalladalur

About Laugarvalladalur This valley is one of the Bruar Valleys, mentioned... more

Maelifellssandur

About Maelifellssandur This is a wide sand and gravel plain north of the... more

Markarfljot river

About Markarfljot River The 1070 km² catchment area of the glacial river... more

Marteinsflaeda

Marteinsflaeda The area called Marteinsflaeda is north of Lakes Gaesavotn, and... more

Merkurtungur

About Merkurtungur The Merkurtungur Area lies between the South and North... more

Mjoidalur

About Mjoidalur This valley branches to the south from the end of the... more

Modrudalur

Modrudalur is the highest situated and still inhabited farm of the country... more

Mulatungur

About Mulatungur The Mulatungur cover the area between River Tungnakvisl to... more

Myrdalsjokull

The Myrdalsjokull glacier (1480m) is the fourth largest glacier with an area of... more

Nyidalur – Jokuldalur

Both names, The New Valley (Nyidalur) and The Glacial Valley (Jokuldalur) are... more

Sigalda

About Sigalda This hyaloclastite (moberg) ridge rises 550 m above sea level to... more

Skaelingar

Skaelingar Skaelingar (plural) are an interior summer pasture area for sheep... more

Skafta River

Skafta is a mixed glacial and spring fed river Most of the glacial discharge... more

Mt. Snaefell

About Snaefell The Snowy Mountain (Sierra Nevada) is the highest freestanding... more

Sottarhellir Cave

Sottarhellir Cave Cave Sottarhellir (The Plague Cave) is located in the... more

Sprengisandur Route

About Sprengisandur Route This part of the interior, the so-called... more

Domadalur Valley

About Domadalur Valley Domadalur is located just east of Kringla (Cave... more

Domadalur Route (F-225)

About Domadalur The Domadalur Route is actually the westernmost part of the... more

Dettifoss Waterfall

About Dettifoss Dettifoss is Europe’s mightiest waterfall It is 44 m high... more

Budarhals Ridge

About Budarhals Budarhals is a 600-700 m high dolerite and hyaloclastite... more

Bruarjokull Glacier

This glacier tongue is the largest of the many such of the icecap Vatnajokull... more

Stakkholt

About Stakkholtsgja The Stakkholt Area is framed by Glacier Eyjafjallajokull... more

Steinsholt

About Steinsholt Steinsholt is a 3 miles long summer pasture in the northern... more

Sveinagja

About Sveinagja Sveinagja is a volcanic fissure and a fault in the eastern... more

Teigstungur

Summer pastures Teigstungur stretch up to the edge of the glacier tongues... more

Thjofadalir

About Thjofadalir The Valleys of Thieves are situated between the second... more

River Thjorsa

About River Thjorsa The Book of Settlements explains the denomination of the... more

Bruardalir Valleys

About Bruardalir These valleys are situated in the Bruaroraefi Interior of... more

Biskupsbrekka Slope

About Biskupsbrekka The green Bishop's Slope in the western interior, near... more

Thjorsardalur

During the first half of "The Free State Period" (930-1262), the settlement of... more

Thjorsarver

About Thjorsarver This vast (150 km²) and sparsely vegetated area on both... more

Torfajokull glacier

The glacier Torfajokull peaks at 1,190 m above sea level and its total area is... more

Beinaholl Mound

About Beinaholl (Bone Mound) This topographic name refers to the vegetated... more

Basar Valley

Valley Basar is a part of the rugged Godaland Area between the river Hruna and... more

Mt. Bardarbunga

Mt Bardarbunga is the second highest elevation of the country, just below 2000... more

Trolladyngja

Mt Trolladyngja (4,815 feet) is a vast shield volcano at the northern end of... more

Bardargata Route

About Bardargata Bardargata is the name of a route from the Bardardalur... more

Tungnaaroraefi

About Tungnaaoraefi Tungnaaroraefi is the area between the rivers Skafta and... more

The Odadahraun Lava Fields

About Odadahraun This name refers to the largest lava area of the country... more

Mt. Askja – Dyngjufjoll

The Odadahraun lava desert This is the vastest lava area of the country The... more

Tungnafellsjokull

Mt Tungnafell (1,392 m) is a convex and steep mountain in the northern slopes... more

Mt. Arnarfell

Mt Arnarfell (1143m) is almost engulfed by the southeastern part of Glacier... more

Vatnahjalli Route

About Vatnahjalli Route This ancient route is also named The Eyfirdinga Route... more

Arnardalur Valley

About Arnardalur Valley Arnardalur is located 25 km south of farm Modrudalur... more

Veidivotn Lakes

Veidivotn Lakes This part of the country is among the youngest (1477) and... more

Vesturoraefi

About Vesturoraefi This vast feeding and breeding area of the reindeer is... more

Vonarskard

About Vonarskard The Pass of Hope is named after an event, which took place... more

Alftavatnskrokur Dell

About Alftavatnskrokur Alftavatnskrokur is a dell with a few small lakes... more

Lake Alftavatn

The Whooper Swan Lake is situated just south of The Middle Route It is quite... more

Aldeyjarfoss Waterfall

About Aldeyjarfoss This waterfall is considered the most beautiful one in... more

Adalbol Farm

About Adalbol The former estate is situated in the Hrafnkell Valley, a small... more

Oraefajokull Glacier

Oraefajokull is the highest mountain of the country, 2,110 m, and stretches to... more

Vatnajokull Glacier – Europes Largest Icecap

Vatnajokull (2110m) was named after sub-glacial lakes in a very volcanically... more

Papos Trading Post

About Papos Papos was the first trading post of the East Skaftafell District... more

Hoffell Church Farm

Hoffell is an estate in the Nesjar County According to the Book of Settlements,... more

Nupstadur Church Farm

Nupstadur is the easternmost farm of the Fljot County, just to the west of the... more

Ingolfshofdi Headland

About Ingolfshofdi Ingolfshofdi is a headland, framed with the sea in the... more

Fagurholsmyri Farm Community

Fagurholsmyri is a farm community in the Oraefi County On a fine day, the view... more

Breidamerkurjokull Glacier

Glacier Breidamerkurjokull counts among the largest glacier tongues of the... more

Mt Breidamerkurfjall

Mt Breidamerkurfjall (774m) is an outcrop of the country’s highest mountain,... more

Mt. Lomagnupur

Mt Lomagnupur is a prominent 688 m high and precipitous promontory on the south... more

Orrustuholl Mound

About Orrustuholl The Argument Mound protrudes from the eastern Skafta Fire... more

Kirkjugolf Lava formation

About Kirkjugolf The so-called Church Floor is situated in the meadow just... more

Systrafoss Waterfall and Systrastapi Cliff

About Systrafoss and Systrastapi 1186 a nun monastery was established in... more

Eldhraun Lava – Laki Area

The 25 km long crater row called Lakagigar was created during a relatively... more

Alftaver plain

Alftaver is a relatively small and a flat area to the east of the desert... more

Kudafljot River

The glacial river Kudafljot in south Iceland has a large catchment area Its... more

Kirkjubaerklaustur Chapel

This chapel belongs to the Kirkjubaejarklaustur benefice in the Skaftafell... more

Thykkvibaerklaustur Closter

Thykkvabaearklaustur is presently a church site in the county Alftaver, and was... more

Hjorleifshofdi Headland

Hjorleifshofdi is a freestanding, 221 m high hyaloclastite headland on the... more

Kerlingardalur Valley

The Kerlingar Valley is situated about 5 kilometres to the east of the hamlet... more

Hofdabrekka Farm

Farm Hofdabrekka is the easternmost one in the Myrdalur County, closes to the... more

Markarfljot River

The 1070 km² catchment area of the glacial river Markarfljot has to be forded... more

Stakkholt Gorge

About Stakkholt The Stakkholt Area is framed by Glacier Eyjafjallajokull to... more

Landa Church

This church belongs to the Westman Islands’ benefice in the Kjalarnes deanery... more

Heimaklettur Mountain

This low mountain is one of the northern outposts of the Heimaey Island It... more

Storhofdi Headland

Headland Storhofdi is the southernmost inhabited spot of the country It is 122... more

Eyjafjallajokull Glacier

Eyjafjallajokull (Directly translated: "The Island Mountains’ Glacier") or... more

Mt. Hekla – Volcano

The most "renowned or infamous" volcano of Iceland, Hekla, is situated on a 25... more

Dyrholaey Headland

About Dyrholaey Dyrholaey is a 120 m high and precipitous headland A large,... more

Reynir Church

The Reyni’s Church belongs to the Vik benefice in the Skaftafell Deanery In... more

Skogar Museum Church

This church belongs to the Holt benefice in the Rangarvellir deanery Its... more

Eyvindarmuli Farm

Farm Eyvindarmuli in Fljotshlid County was a church site Its name is derived... more

Ranga Burial Site

Early 19th century sources mention two burial grounds about 2½ km east of... more

Oddi Church

This church belongs to the Oddi benefice in the Rangarvellir deanery Oddi has... more

Aegisida Farm

Aegissida is a farm on River Ytri-Ranga opposite to the small town Hella in the... more

Hellar Farm

Hellar is a farm in the Land County in the Southwestern Lowlands Some ancient,... more

Floaveitan – Historic Irrigation

“Floaaveitan” (irrigation) was built in the years 1918-1927 It covered... more

Laugadaela Church

Laugardæla church is 3 km from Selfoss It was built in the years... more

Ghost Museum

The Draugasetur Museum (Ghost Museum) is located on the 3rd floor of the... more

Hjalli Church Farm

Hjalli is a farm and a church site in the Olfus County Around the year 1000 it... more

Baugsstadir Farm

The Baugsstadir farm was named after the settler Baugur, who spent his first... more

Reynishverfi – Reynir and Gardar Farms

About Reynishverfi Gardar is the southernmost farm of Iceland West of it is... more

Badstofuhellir Cave

About Badstofuhellir The sandstone outcrop Hellnaskagi is on the property of... more

Petursey Mountain

About Petursey "The Peter's Island" as this freestanding, 275 m high, mountain... more

Solheimajokull Glacier

The glacier snout Solheimajokull is the southwestern outlet of the... more

Asolfsskali Church Farm

Asolfsskali is a farm and a church site at the foothills of Mts Eyjafjoll (The... more

Skogafoss Waterfall

About Skogafoss Waterfall Skogafoss is 60 m high and counted among the most... more

Seljalandsfoss Waterfall

About Seljalandfoss Waterfall This waterfall is about 60 m high and it is... more

Seljaland Caves

There are many man made caves in the Southwestern Lowlands Behind the ruins of... more

Eyvindarmuli Church Farm

About Eyvindarmuli Farm Eyvindarmuli in Fljotshlid County was a church site ... more

Thrihyrningur Mountain

About Thrihyrningur The mountain „Thrihyrningur“ towers over... more

Einhyrningur Mountain

About Einhyrningur Mt Einhyrningur (750m) is located between the small... more

Kirkjubaer Church Farm

About Kirkjubaer The estate Eastern and Western Kirkjubaer (Church Farm) is... more

Thingskalar Parlament Site

About Thingskalar Thingskalar is an ancient place of the assembly of the... more

Stora Hof Farm

About Stora Hof This estate is located near River Eastern Ranga in District... more

Leirubakki Farm

Leirubakki is an old farm site occupied since soon after the first years of the... more

Gunnarsholt Farm

About Gunnarsholt Gunnarsholt was named after Gunnar Baugson, grandfather... more

Keldur Church Farm

About Keldur Keldur is a farm and a church site in the Rangarvellir County... more

Oddi Church Farm

About Oddi Oddi was a manor and a parsonage as well as one of the most... more

Bergthorshvoll Farm

About Bergthorshvoll Farm Bergthorshvoll is also the domicile of a Lutheran... more

Hlidarendi Farm

Hlidarendi is a farm and a church site in the Fljotshlid County Catholic... more

Thjorsa River

About Thjorsa The Book of Settlements explains the denomination of the river:... more

Gaulverjabaer South – Farm

Gaulverjabaer is a farm hamlet, church site and a former parsonage in the Floi... more

Floi Nature Reserve

About Floi Nature Reserve This nature reserve covers a part of the eastern... more

Strandar church

This church belongs to the Thorlakshofn benefice in the Arnes deanery It is the... more

Thuridarbud

About Thuridarbud Thuridarbud is a replica of the former fishermen’s... more

Reykir Hveragerdi

About Reykir Hveragerdi This former manor is situated at the foot of Mt... more

Hellisheidi Power Plant

Hellisheidi Power Plant This power plant is situated at the foot of Mt... more

Kolvidarholl

The former farm Kolvidarholl at the foot of the Hellisskard Pass was a popular... more

Kaldadarnes

About Kaldadarnes Kaldadarnes was and still is a large estate just east of... more

Ingolfsfjall

About Ingolfsfjall Mt Ingolfsfjall (551m) is a steep sloped hyaloclastite... more

Arnarbaeli

About Arnarbaeli Farm Arnarbaeli is really a part of a farm hamlet named The... more

Thykkvibaer

Thykkvibaer This is a cluster of farms situated on the highest lying ground of... more

Hiking in Reykjafjordur Nyrdri

Mt Geirolfsgnupur is a challenge on a fine day The view from up there is... more

Camping in Reykjarfjordur

A good, private run campsite is located in Reykjarfjordur Service on... more

Hiking in Lonafjordur

An old route lie from Cove Midkjos through the Snoka Pass to Valley... more

Camping in Lonafjordur

There is a campsite free of charge in... more

Hiking in Hrafnfjordur

A hiking trail across the Skorarheidi Moorland to the Furufiord Bay lies along... more

Hiking in Hloduvik

The hiking trail between the coves Hloduvik and Haelavik crosses the very steep... more

Camping in Hloduvik

There is a campsite in Hloduvik free of... more

Hiking in Hesteyri

From Hesteyri over the Kjaransvik Pass The route lies along the edge of... more

Camping in Hesteyri

Nowadays travellers in the area during summer are offered board and lodgings... more

Hiking in Fljotavik

Hiking in Fljotavik This abandoned part of the country is among the most... more

Hiking Routes Furufjordur

The route across the Skorarheidi Moorland begins or ends in the Furufiord... more

Camping in Furufjordur

There is a campsite free of charge in... more

Hiking routes in Bolungarvik in Hornstrandir

Above the abandoned farm Bolungarvikursel is a route through the... more

Camping in Bolungarvik in Hornstrandir

The campsite is very visible when driving into the town and located next to a... more

Camping in Holmavik

The campsite is located by the swimming pool, within walking distance of a... more

Camping in Drangsnes

The campsite is close to grocery stores, swimming pool and a restaurant It is... more

Camping in Gjogur and Djupavik

Camping in Gjogur Finnbogastadir Arneshreppurk 510 Holmavik Telephone: +354... more

Camping in Hornstrandir

The Icelandic Travel Association (ITA) operates a camping site at the... more

Camping in Bordeyri

The campsite is in a flat area, located by the seaside Opening Hours: 1st of... more

Camping in Talknafjordur

The campsite is in the center of the town, next to the swimming pool Opening... more

Camping in Sudureyri

The campsite is located close to service and activities, for example a swimming... more

Camping in Sudavik

The campsite is located by a community center, overlooking mount Kofra in the... more

Camping in Reykholar, Bjarkarlundur

Reykholar Campsite The campsite is located by the natural hot spring... more

Camping in Patreksfjordur

The campsite is visible when entering the town and is located next to a... more

Camping in Jokulfirdir

Contact Information: Hrannargata 8 400 Isafjordur Email:... more

Camping in Isafjordur

The campsite is about 4 kilometers from the Ísafjörður town center The area... more

Camping in Flateyri

The campsite is located right below the avalanche protection wall The inner... more

Camping in Flatey

One of the farms, about 300 meters from the pier, offers camping Contact... more

Camping in Flokalundur

The campsite is in Vatnsfjordur on the south side of the Westfjords, about 6... more

Camping in Breidavik

The campsite is located on the road leading to Latrabjarg, one of the... more

Camping in Bildudalur

The campsite is at the seaside, next to a sports center Opening Hours: 1st of... more

Hiking Tharalatursfjordur

Hiking Tharalatursfjordur A walk along the bay via Tharalatursnes to the... more

Hiking trails in National Park Snaefellsjokull

The main hiking routes in the Nature Reserves are marked Organized walking... more

Camping in Raudasandur

This is the only campsite at Raudasandur, with great view over Latrabjarg... more

Camping in Nupur

The campsite is next to Hotel Nupur in the fjord Dýrafjörður When arriving... more

Hiking in Arnarstapi

The main hiking routes in the Nature Reserves are marked Organized walking... more

Hiking in Hellnar

Hellnar - Arnarstapi The lava field between Arnarstapi and Hellnar, all the way... more

Camping in Hellnar

The campsite Snjofell at Arnarstapi is a large campsite It is located in a... more

Camping in Grundarfjordur

There are three campsites in and around Grundarfjordur Grundarfjörður... more

Camping in Hellissandur

Hellissandur Camping Grounds The campsite is located on the left when arriving... more

Camping in Stykkisholmur

The campsite is situated on the right when you drive into the town, close to... more

Camping in Akranes

There are two campsites in and around Akranes Akranes Camping Grounds This... more

Camping in Borgarnes

The campsite in Borgarnes is located next to highway number 1 on the way north... more

Hiking in Bifrost

There are interesting hiking trails all over the area, along the fine salmon... more

Camping in Husafell

The camping site in the forest in Húsafell has been very popular for many... more

Camping in Budardalur

The campsite is in a grove, on the left side when you're arriving from the... more

Camping Laugar

The campsite is next to Hotel Edda, about 16 kilometers north of Budardalur... more

Camping in Skorradalur

The campsite is next to Skorradalsvatn lake, great spot for nature... more

Camping in Arnes

The campsite is close to Kalfa river, on a flat area Visitor center Thjorsarver... more

Hiking in Hallmundarhraun

Vidgelmir is among the longest and largest lava caves of the world (1585... more

Camping in Westman Islands

The camp site is located in the valley Herjólfsdalur The area is surrounded by... more

Camping in Vopnafjordur

The campsite is located above the town, with views over the town Opening... more

Camping in Thorsmork

Camping in Thorsmork Volcano Huts Husadalur Thorsmork Tel:... more

Hiking in Thorsmork

Hiking in Thorsmork Mt Valahnukur (458 m) protrudes just west of the... more

Hiking in Thingvellir

The main ancient approaches of the Parliamentary Plains and the first National... more

Camping in Stadarskali

Contact Information: Hrutafjordur 500 Stadur Email:... more

Camping in Skogar

The camp site is by Skógarfoss waterfall, one of the most popular tourist... more

Camping in Skagastrond

The campsite is quiet and sheltered by small cliffs called Holberg Opening... more

Camping in Siglufjordur

The campsite is in the center of town, next to the pier Basic service is within... more

Camping in Seydisfjordur

The campsite is in the center of town, surrounded with trees and divided into... more

Camping in Saudarkrokur

The campsite is next to the swimming pool, within walking distance of grocery... more

Camping in Reykjavik

The only campsite in Reykjavik is located in Laugardalur, about 3 kilometers... more

Camping in Grimsnes

Camping Ground Borg The campsite is family friendly, split into four small... more

Camping in Reydarfjordur

The campsite is next to a small pond at the entrance of the town Opening... more

Camping in Raufarhofn

The campsite is located by the swimming pool Opening Hours: 1st of June -... more

Camping in Olafsfjordur

The campsite is located next to the sports center and a small bond with small... more

Camping in Neskaupstadur

The campsite is family friendly and has a great view over the fjord next to... more

Camping in Myvatn

The campsite is located close to Myvatn Lake Opening Hours: 1st of May - 20th... more

Camping in Mosfellsbaer

There are two campsites in Mosfellsbaer Mosfellsbaer Camping The campsite is... more

Hiking in the Capital Region

There are plenty of hiking trails around Reykjavik, the most popular ones being... more

Camping in Kopasker

Kopasker Camping Ground The campsite is located by the entrance to the... more

Camping in Kirkjubaejarklaustur

The campsite is about 2,5 kilometers from Kirkjubaejarklaustur town The... more

Grindavik

Grindavík is one of the most important fishing towns of Iceland Tourism plays... more

Hafnarfjordur

This town is also known as The Town in the Lava Field or The Town of the Elves... more

Hafnir

Hafnir is a fishing hamlet, which was united with two other communities,... more

Hallormsstadur

About Hallormsstadur The Hallormsstadur forest is the largest in the country... more

Hella

About Hella This town started developing before the middle of the 20th... more

Camping in Hofn

The campsite is on the left side off the ring road, within short walking... more

Hofn – Hornafjordur

About Hofn in Hornafjordur This community in the Southeast is also called... more

Camping in Hvammstangi

The Kirkjuhvammur camping site in Hvammstangi is situated only 6 kilometers... more

Camping in Husavik

A good campsite in Húsavík with only a short walking distance to the swimming... more

Camping in Hofsos

The camp site is sheltered with trees There is electricity, toilets, shower and... more

Hofsos

About Hofsos Hofsos is a small, friendly village on the eastern shores of the... more

Husavik

About Husavik Husavik is a town on the eastern shores of The Skjalfandi Bay It... more

Hvammstangi

About Hvammstangi Village Hvammstangi on the Midfjordur bay is a commercial... more

Hveragerdi

About Hveragerdi The present horticultural and greenhouse town Hveragerdi... more

Hvolsvollur

About Hvolsvollur The small town Hvolsvollur, one of the few inland located... more

Jokulsarlon

Prior to 1950 the 1˝ km long course of the glacial river Jokulsa was... more

Reykjanesbaer – Keflavik

About Keflavik The town is also known by the name "The Beatles Town" because... more

Keflavik International Airport

About Keflavík International Airport Keflavik International Airport... more

Kirkjubaejarklaustur

About Kirkjubaejarklaustur Before the hamlet started developing at... more

Kopasker

About Kopasker This fishing village is situated on the eastern side of the big... more

Kopavogur

Kopavogur is a fast growing town and the second largest of the country It has... more

Laugarvatn

About Laugarvatn A hamlet started developing on Lake Laugarvatn in 1928, when... more

Mjoifjordur

This is an eighteen km long and a 2 km wide bay, accessible by road during... more

Mosfellsbaer

This town enjoys thermal activity and quite a few greenhouses have been built... more

Myvatn

Lake Myvatn is the country's fourth largest natural lake It abounds in lake... more

Neskaupstadur

This village on the northern side of bay Nordfjordur became an authorized... more

Njardvik Reykjanesbaer

Njardvik is one of the three united communities called Reykjanesbaer In earlier... more

Olafsfjordur

Olafsfjordur is a town on a synonymous bay, a branch of Eyjafjordur,... more

Olfus County

About Olfus The eastern boundaries of the Olfus county are limited to farm... more

Raufarhofn

This village has been an authorized trading post since 1836 and fishing, fish... more

Reydarfjordur

The village Budareyri is on the end of the bay Reyðarfjordur It has a natural... more

Grimsnes county

About Grimsnes county The main trades of this county are agriculture, services... more

Reykholt – Biskupstungur

The development of this hamlet started in the first half of the 20th century,... more

Grenivik

Grenivik is a village in the Grytubakki Parish on the eastern shores of the... more

Reykjavik

Reykjavik is the capital of Iceland with more than 115,000 inhabitants (2015),... more

Sandgerdi

Sandgerdi is a fishing and fish processing village on the Reykjanes Peninsula... more

Gullfoss – Geysir

The Golden Waterfalls in the glacial river Hvita count among the world�s... more

Gardur

About Gardur The village Gardur is situated on the northernmost tip of the... more

Gardabaer

The town Gardabaer received its municipal rights in 1976 and has been one of... more

Saudarkrokur

Saudarkrokur is a town on the Skagafjordur bay Fishing and fish processing are... more

Fludir

Fludir is an inland located hamlet in beautiful surroundings A salmon river,... more

Selfoss

The town Selfoss started developing in 1891, when a suspension bridge was built... more

Faskrudsfjordur

The village Budir is situated at the end of the bay Faskrudsfjordur The... more

Eskifjordur

Eskifjordur is a branch of the larger bay Reyðarfjordur, which cuts into the... more

Seltjarnarnes

This town is located on the northernmost tip of the capital peninsula... more

Egilsstadir – Fellabaer

About Egilsstadir Egilsstadir is the capital of the East and Fellabaer is a... more

Djupivogur

About Djupivogur This village at the head of the bay Berufjord developed around... more

Seydisfjordur

Seydisfjordur is a fishing and tourist town It received its municipal rights in... more

Dalvik

Dalvik is a town on a synonimous cove, which branches off Bay Eyjafjordur,... more

Siglufjordur

This town was called the world capital of the herring fisheries in the sixties... more

Klakkeyjar Islands

About Islands Klakkeyjar Islands Klakkeyjar are just north of Island Hrappsey... more

Skagastrond

Skagastrond has been a trading centre since the late 15th century Today it is a... more

Hvitabjarnarey Island

About Hvitabjarnarey The Polar Bear Island rises about 28 m above sea level... more

Islands Hvallatur

About Islands Hvallatur Islands Hvallatur comprise of three, long and parallel... more

Hvallatur Islands

Islands Hvallatur comprise of three, long and parallel groups of islands The... more

Hrappsey Island

About Island Hrappsey This island is just southwest of Island Purkey,... more

Hoskuldsey Island

About Hoskuldsey Island Hoskuldsey is about 450 m long and 150 m wide The farm... more

Hergilsey Island

About Hergilsey The first documented source mentioning this island is the... more

Gvendareyjar Islands

About Gvendareyjar Islands Gvendareyjar are located off the Skogarstrond... more

Fagurey Island

About Fagurey Island Fagurey is relatively flat and vegetated Low cliffs... more

Gjardeyjar Islands

About Gjardeyjar This group of islands is situated to the east of Island... more

Skaftafell National Park

The Southern Part of National Park Vatnajokull The second national park,... more

Ellidaey Island

About Island Ellidaey This is rather a large island to the northwest of the... more

Laugaras-Skalholt

A hamlet has developed at Laugaras, where there is a very active thermal area... more

Brokey Island

About Brokey This is the largest of the islands of the Breidafiord Bay and... more

Bjarneyjar Islands

About Bjarneyjar These islands are the southernmost of the so-called Western... more

Skeid county

Skeid County lies between the rivers Hvita and Thjorsa north of road # 1 in the... more

Bildsey Island

About Island Bildsey This island is to the north-northeast of the town... more

Borgarfjordur Eystri

Bay Borgarfjordur Eystri is the northernmost of the Eastfjords  Large and... more

The Blue Lagoon

The Blue Lagoon is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Iceland... more

Skogar

Skogar is the common name for two farms, a school and the open air,... more

Blonduos

The village Blonduos lies on the western and eastern banks of River Blanda, and... more

Solheimar ECO Village

The only hamlet of the Grimsnes County is Solheimar About one third of the... more

Bessastadir County

This county is on the peninsula Alftanes just south of the capital The... more

Stadarskali

About Stadarskali Stadarskali is a larger service centre, N1 petrol station, a... more

Bakkafjordur

The name Bakkafjordur applies to both the bay and the village on its eastern... more

Stodvarfjordur

This village started developing around a trading post in 1896 It is situated on... more

Stokkseyri – Eyrarbakki

These are two historic villages on the south coast In the past Eyrarbakki was... more

Thingvellir National Park

The Parliamentary Plains are the most important historic site of the country... more

Thorlakshofn

The town Thorlakshofn was named after the patron saint of the country It has... more

Thorshofn

This village has been an authorized trading post since 1836 It has a good,... more

Varmahlid

Varmahlid is a hamlet on road #1 by the crossroads to Saudarkrokur and Akureyri... more

Vidigerdi

About Vidigerdi Vidigerdi and Vidihlid are on the main road (#1) in the... more

Vik Myrdal

This is the southernmost coastal hamlet of the country and the only one without... more

Vogar

The village Vogar started developing early in the 20th century, when better and... more

Vopnafjordur

The name Vopnafjordur applies to a bay in the northeast and a village on it,... more

Arnes/Thjorsardalur

Arnes is a synonym for an island in river Thjorsa, a community centre, and a... more

Akureyri

The fourth largest town of the country is often called "The Capital of the... more

Hraunfossar

About Hraunfossar The unique and picturesque waterfalls called Hraunfossar... more

Surtshellir

About Surtshellir Surtshellir is the longest and most renowned cave in Iceland... more

Skorradalur

About Skorradalur Valley Skorradalur is the southernmost of the socalled... more

Reykholt

Reykholt is one of the most important historical places in Iceland and a... more

Hallmundarhraun

About Hallmundarhraun Hallmundarhraun is the largest lava field of the... more

Grundartangi

Elkem Iceland, the Ferro Alloy Factory started its operation in 1979 The... more

Glymur

About Glymur This is the highest waterfall of the country, 200 metres (660... more

Gilsbakki

Farm Gilsbakki is also a church site in County Hvitarsida, District... more

Geitland

About Geitland Geitland is a relatively barren and sanded lava area between... more

Deildartunguhver

About Deildartunguhver This is probably the most voluminous natural hot spring... more

Biskupbrekka

About Biskupsbrekka The green Biskupsbrekka or Bishop's Slope in the western... more

Borg in Myrar

About Borg in Mýrar The parsonage Borg is situated a short distance northeast... more

Laugarbrekka

About Laugarbrekka Laugarbrekka is an abandoned farm in the Breidavik County... more

Jokulhals Mountain Pass – Snaefellsjokull

Jokulhals Snæfellsjokull The mountain pass Jokulhals touches the eastern edge... more

Holaholar

Holaholar Holaholar is a group of craters on the southwestern Snaefell’s... more

Gufuskalar

About Gufuskálar Before the farm Gufuskalar was abandoned in 1948, it was the... more

Gullborgarhraun

Um Gullborgarhraun During the relatively short eruption 2,600 years ago, the... more

Eldborg

Um Eldborg The crater Eldborg (The Fire Castle) is situated on a short SW-NE... more

Einarslon

Einarslon Einarslon is an abandoned farm to the west of the lighthouse at... more

Djupalon & Dritvik Coves

Djupalon og Dritvik Djupalon is a pebble beach cove with bizarre lava... more

Snaefellsjokull glacier

The Snaefell glacier (1446m) has an area of about 7 km² It covers a cone... more

Kirkjufell

About Kirkjufell Mt Kirkjufell (463m) is a beautifully shaped and a symmetric,... more

Helgrindur

Helgrindur Southwest of the fishing town Grundarfiord is rather a high and... more

Bulandshofdi

The headland Bulandshofdi falls steep into the sea to the east of the fishing... more

Bolstadur

A former site of a farm, that was abandoned as early as around the year 1000,... more

Berserkjahraun

The central western peninsula, Snaefellsnes, is one of the most Saga invested... more

Alftafjordur

About Alftafjordur The Bay of the Whooper Swans is the easternmost one on the... more

Laugar

Saelingsdalur Valley, District Dalir, is well vegetated and sheltered between... more

Budardalur

Budardalur is a small village at the head of Hvammsfiordur Bay The village is... more

Husafell

Husafell is in one of Iceland’s few woodlands and is therefore popular among... more

Bifrost

Bifrost is an ideal stopover for travellers in the Borgarfjordur district The... more

Borgarnes

The small town Borgarnes and a few neighbouring communities were united under... more

Akranes

Akranes, with its population of over 6000, ranks among the largest fishing... more

National Park Snaefellsjokull

The Snaefellsjokull National Park was officially established on the 28th of... more

Stykkisholmur

Stykkisholmur town is often called the capital of Snaefellsnes The township has... more

Olafsvik

The community Olafsvik developed centuries ago on a sinonymous cove It offers a... more

Hellissandur-Rif

The village Hellissandur was once a major fishing centre and had approximately... more

Grundarfjordur

The village Grundarfjordur is situated on an exceptionally beautiful bay The... more

Budir

Budir, on the southwestern shores of Snaefellsnes, is very popular goal because... more

Hellnar

About Hellnar At Hellnar there is a natural sea port, which was one of the... more

Arnarstapi

Arnarstapi is a fishing hamlet at the foot of the low Mt Stapafell on the... more

Veidileysufjordur

About Veidileysufjordur This bay is about 8 km long towards north and 2 km... more

Haelavikurbjarg

Haelavikurbjarg Haelavikurbjarg (258 m) is a precipice, occupied by thousands... more

Onundarfjordur

The Bay of Onundur (the settlers name) is about 12 miles (20 km) long and 4... more

Nupur

About Nupur The ancient manor Nupur is situated on the northern shores of the... more

Haukadalur

Haukadalur This valley is carved into the mountains on the southern side of... more

Tharalatursfjordur

About Tharalatursfjordur This bay is between the peninsulas Furufjardarnupur... more

Skjaldarbjarnarvík

Skjaldbjarnarvik The northernmost farm of the Strandir District was situated... more

Reykjafjordur Nyrdri

About Reykjafjordur Nyrdri This wide and short bay is situated between the... more

Lonafjordur

About Lonafjordur This narrow bay is situated between the bays Hrafnfjordur... more

Hrafnfjordur

About Hrafnfjordur This bay is at the end of the large Jokulfirdir Bays at the... more

Hloduvik Cove

About Hloduvik Cove Hloduvik is located between Mt Kjalarnupur to the west and... more

Hesteyri

This is the westernmost bay of the Jokulfiord Area It is framed with steep... more

Fljotavik

About Fljotavík This is a wide cove between the mountains Hvesta and Kogur in... more

Furufjordur

About Furufjordur This is a short and a wide bay facing the open ocean on the... more

Bolungarvík in Hornstrandir

About Bolungarvík in Hornstrandir Precipitous mountains and steep screes... more

Raudasandur

About Raudasandur The area named Raudasandur derives its name from the reddish... more

Hvallatur

About Hvallatur The sheer cliffs of Latrabjarg are about 14 km long and the... more

Hrafnseyri

Hrafnseyri is a farm and a former parsonage on the northern shores of the... more

Trekyllisvik

Trekyllisvik This cove is framed with impressive and precipitous mountains and... more

Holmavik

Holmavik, a village on the western shores of the Steingrimsfjordur bay, has... more

Drangsnes

Drangsnes is a hamlet at the head of the Steingrimsfjordur Bay It started... more

Gjogur-Djupavik

Gjogur is an old, renowned fishing hamlet at the mouth of the Reykjafiord bay... more

Bordeyri

Bordeyri is an old trading post and now a small commercial centre for farms in... more

Thingeyri

Thingeyri is the oldest trading post of the Westfjords Fishing and fish... more

Talknafjordur

Bay Patreksfjordur branches into two smaller fjords, Patreksfjordur and... more

Sudureyri

Sudureyri is a small and friendly village on the south shore of the small... more

Sudavik

About Sudavik Sudavik is said to be a caricature in miniature of the Western... more

Reykholar-Bjarkarlundur

The ancient estate Reykholar, was the domicile of a few of the most renowned... more

Patreksfjordur

Patreksfjordur is one of the villages of the Vesturbyggd community, where the... more

Kroksfjardarnes

Kroksfjardarnes is a peninsula between the bays Kroksfjordur and Gilsfkordur... more

Jokulfirdir

About Jokulfirdir Jokulfirdir, The Glacier Bays, branch out of the larger... more

Isafjordur

Isafjordur is the capital of the Westfjords The town is known for its... more

Hornstrandir

About Hornstrandir The northernmost part of the Westfjords is called... more

Flateyri

Flateyri on the bay Onundarfjordur has been a trading post since 1792 For 12... more

Flatey

Flatey is the largest of the Western Islands on the Breiðafjordur bay Almost... more

Heydalur – Reykjanes – Vigur

About Heydalur, Reykjanes and Vigur Heydalur is a hotel and a restaurant in... more

Flokalundur/Brjanslaekur

Brjanslaekur, an ancient manor and parsonage, is situated at the head of Bay... more

Breiðavík/Látrabjarg

About Breidavík Breidavik is an abandoned farm and was a parsonage in the... more

Bolungarvik

Bolungarvik, a town on the outer shores of the large bay Isafjardardjup, is one... more

Bildudalur

Bildudalur, on the bay Arnarfjordur, was a thriving fishing port and a... more