Holaskjol, sheltered by Mounds Lambaskardsholar, offers mountain hut accommodation in a beautiful location just off the Landmanna Route, near the rivers Sydri Ofaera and Skafta and the magnificent fissure Eldgja. It is and excellent spot for a further exploration of the area on foot and then enjoy the services of the Bus Company Kynnisferdir and its daily schedule on the Landmanna Route during summers.
Gps coordinates: 63° 54,459’N, 18° 36,259’W
Daily at 20.30. The park ranger walks with guests for 30-60 minutes, talking about the nature and history of the area, and suggesting travel options for the following day. Starting at 20.30 at the campsite. Duration 30-60 minutes.
Information from Vatnajokull National Park.
A few hours walk from Holaskjol is Skaelingar Hut, Utivist Touring Association
+354 855 5812 / +354 855 5813
Photo Credit: holaskjol.com