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Ranaskógur woods

Ranaskógur woods

Ranaskógur woods

Often considered one of the country´s most beautiful birch woods, Ranaskógur has numerous birches with white bark and tall, straight trunks. Moreover,
Ranaskógur - Mountain biking

Ranaskógur - Mountain biking

A new mountain biking track through the ancient birchforest, Ranaskógur. The track starts at the entrance of Víðivallaskógur foreset, following the el
Hrafnkelsstadir

Hrafnkelsstadir

Hrafnkelsstaðir is a farm in Fljótsdalur valley, S-E of river Lagarfljót. It was formerly the abode of saga era hero Hrafnkell Freysgoði Hallfreðars
Hrafnkels saga trail

Hrafnkels saga trail

Hrafnkell's Saga Freysgoði takes place in East Iceland and recounts the conflicts between chieftains in the 10th century. Hrafnkell's farm in Fljótsda
Lagarfljót Wyrm monster

Lagarfljót Wyrm monster

The Lagarfljót is one of Iceland´s deepest lakes and lies in a narrow trough carved by glaciers. It reaches a depth of 112 m, 90 m below sea level and
Hengifoss Waterfall

Hengifoss Waterfall

Hengifoss Waterfall is one of the most popular destinations in East Iceland, known for being one of the tallest waterfalls in Iceland at 128 meters hi
Hengifoss Food Truck

Hengifoss Food Truck

The food truck is located accross the bridge from the paking lot to the waterfall. You can walk over in 2 minutes or end your hike to Hengifoss with a
Hengifossárgil Gorge

Hengifossárgil Gorge

Hengifossárgil Gorge features distinct rock layers and formations. Along the trail, you'll encounter two stunning waterfalls: Stuðlabergsfoss (also kn
Disc golf in Hallormsstaður

Disc golf in Hallormsstaður

A 9 course track in Guttormslundur, close to the camping site in Atlavík. There are two tees at each basket which gives players at every experience le
Kayak Gilsá - Atlavík

Kayak Gilsá - Atlavík

Kayaking along the forested coast from Fljótsbotn to Atlavík is a short but beautiful route. It is easy to bring boats to the Lagarfljót on the sandba
Atlavík

Atlavík

The inlet of Atlavík camp site in Hallormsstaðaskógur woodland is beautifully situated on the shores of Lake Lagarfljót. In the eighties Icelanders wo
Arboretum in Hallormsstaðar Forest

Arboretum in Hallormsstaðar Forest

The Hallormsstaður Arboretum is unique in Iceland, comprising a collection of around 80 tree species originating from various parts of the world. In a
Snæfellsstofa Visitor Centre, Skriðuklaustur

Snæfellsstofa Visitor Centre, Skriðuklaustur

Snæfellsstofa is the information center for the eastern territory of Vatnajökull National Park. It is situated at Skriðuklaustur in an environmentally
Mountain biking in Hallormsstaður

Mountain biking in Hallormsstaður

A fun and diverse mountain bike trach, length about 5 km long. The track starts at Hallormsstaðaskóli and it takes you up to Bjargselsbotnar where the
Hallormur bike trail in Hallormsstaðaskógur

Hallormur bike trail in Hallormsstaðaskógur

A simple mountain bike path in Hallormsstaður forest. The start of the path is at Hotel Hallormsstaður and it is a circle around the lower part of the
Remba - Hiking trail

Remba - Hiking trail

The way up Remba is a very pleasant trail. On it you can see Lambafoss, 21 m high, and the gorge which Staðará flows through. If you walk all the way
Forest adventure at Hallormsstaður

Forest adventure at Hallormsstaður

Adventure orienteering game in Hallormsstaðarskógur - *Only in Icelandic* This game takes place in the area between the campsites in Atlavík and Höfða
Kol bar & bistro

Kol bar & bistro

Fallegur veitingastaður á efri hæð Hótels Hallormsstaðar með stórkostlegu útsýni yfir skóginn og Lagarfljót. Matseðillinn er fjölbreyttur með hinum ým
Lauf

Lauf

Lauf Restaurant invites you to have a taste of Icelandic cuisine in the form of an exquisite evening buffet. With a great selection of delicious cours
Hallormsstadur Camping Ground

Hallormsstadur Camping Ground

HALLORMSSTADUR NATIONAL FOREST CAMPING GROUNDTwo toilets housed are in Atlavík camping with hot and cold water, facilities for dishwashing, waste disp
Hotel  Hallormsstadur

Hotel Hallormsstadur

The hotel's emphasis is on comfort and wellness, offering various accommodation from cottages to hotel suites, in the middle of Hallormsstaður forest.
Hallormsstaður

Hallormsstaður

Hallormsstaður is a village situated in the middle of Iceland's oldest national forest. The forest is a popular recreational area featuring camping si
Skriðuklaustur, Centre of culture & history

Skriðuklaustur, Centre of culture & history

Skriðuklaustur is the former home of the famous author Gunnar Gunnarsson (1889-1975). Since 2000 it has been open as a centre of culture & history wit
Klausturkaffi Café

Klausturkaffi Café

Klausturkaffi is located in the cultural centre at Skriðuklaustur in Fljotsdalur valley, 39 km from Egilsstaðir. The restaurant offers lunch and cake
Hallormsstaður hiking circle

Hallormsstaður hiking circle

A fun trail for the whole family. The route is unmarked but leads to three marked hiking trails. We walk from Hallormsstaðskóli (Húsó), down to Kliftj

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Hengifosslodge Hús, Brekkugerðishús 701 Egilsstaðir 620-9850