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Hrauntun (Hrauntún) Hike
Hrauntun (Hrauntún) Hike

No marker available. Thingvellir National Park, Iceland, Selfoss

Duration: allow 45 minutes each way. Difficulty: easy, level walk through lava. Start/end: Thingvellir National Park Information Centre by the intersection of roads 36 and 52. Interest: birds, flowers...



Hveragerdi (Hveragerđi) - Hot Spring Valley
Hveragerdi (Hveragerđi) - Hot Spring Valley

No marker available. Geothermal park, Hveragerði, Iceland, Hveragerði

Duration: 1.5 hours each way. Difficulty: moderate, with a steady climb of about 300m. Interest: colorful hot springs, a natural pool to bathe in. For safety reasons, it is not recommended to leave th...



Eldgja and Ofaerufoss (Eldgjá and Ófærufoss) Waterfall
Eldgja and Ofaerufoss (Eldgjá and Ófærufoss) Waterfall

No marker available. Eldgjá, Iceland, Hella

Duration: 1-1.5 hours return hike. Difficulty: easy hike on a fairly level but in places rocky path. Interest: a lovely riverside walk to a beautiful three-tiered waterfall. Start/End: the trail start...



Eldfell - Walk around the Volcano
Eldfell - Walk around the Volcano

No marker available. Eldfell, Iceland, Vestmannaeyjar

Duration: 2 hours. Difficulty: this is a fairly easy walk, apart from the hike up Eldfell, which takes a bit of effort. In high winds, it’s not advisable to climb the crater. Interest: history, geolog...



Husafell Hiking Trails
Husafell Hiking Trails

No marker available. Húsafell Hiking, 64.699190, -20.868782, Iceland, Reykholt Borgarfjörður

Several hiking opportunities can be found in the Husafell area, with trails suitable for families and more experienced hikers. The scenery ranges from dense woodland to spectacular canyons and glacial...



Icelandic Mountain Guides (Sólheimajokull Glacier Activities)
Icelandic Mountain Guides (Sólheimajokull Glacier Activities)

No marker available. Sólheimajökulsvegur, Iceland, Vík

Icelandic Mountain Guides runs a variety of tours in the south coast including glacier walks, hikes and climbing on Solheimajokull, a glacier outlet to Myrdalsjokull ice cap. To make a booking plea...



Kaldalon (Kaldalón) detour
Kaldalon (Kaldalón) detour

No marker available. Snæfjallastrandarvegur, Iceland, Hólmavík

Only accessible in summer, the gravel road 635 heads north to Kaldalón inlet, formed by a retreating glacier tongue. Not many visitors bother with this detour but if you like wild, remote places with...



Borgarfjordur (Borgarfjörður) Eystri hikes
Borgarfjordur (Borgarfjörður) Eystri hikes

No marker available. Borgarfjörður Eystri, Iceland, Borgarfjörður Eystri

A local area hiking map is essential if you plan to hike any of the following routes – you can purchase one at the information centre in Borgarfjorður Eystri. Make sure you have suitable clothing and...



Mulakot (Múlakot) forest
Mulakot (Múlakot) forest

No marker available. Fljótshlíðarvegur, Iceland, Hvolsvollur

At Mulakot Iceland's Forest Service has been planting trees since around 1940 and it is now the largest and most versatile forest area in South Iceland. Before the middle of the 20th century, many kin...



Eldborg crater walk
Eldborg crater walk

No marker available. Snæfellsnesvegur, Iceland,

Duration: 2.5-3 hours return trip. Difficulty: mostly easy and level walk over birch-clad lava. A short steep ascent at the end. Interest: unusual, steep-sided, lava-walled crater offering fine vie...