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Budir (Búðir) lava and crater
Budir (Búðir) lava and crater

No marker available. Búðavegur, Iceland, Snaefellsnes

Duration: 1 hour each way. Difficulty: easy, level walk on a historic track with a short climb up the crater at the end. Interest: good views in clear weather; interesting and rare flora in the lava....



Kjolur (Kjölur) Route
Kjolur (Kjölur) Route

No marker available. Gullfoss Falls, Iceland, Sellfoss

Only open in summer, the 200km long highland gravel road traverses the remote backcountry between the two icecaps Langjokull and Hofsjokull. The route winds along Ice Age glacial moraines rising to 70...



Holmatungur (Hólmátungur) Hike
Holmatungur (Hólmátungur) Hike

No marker available. Dettifoss, Iceland, Kópasker

Duration: 2 hours. Difficulty: easy circular walk on mostly level paths with about 50m ascent and descent. Interest: waterfalls, birch forest, rugged canyon scenery. Start/End: from the Dettifoss to A...



Hverfjall crater hike
Hverfjall crater hike

No marker available. Hverfjall, Iceland, Mývatn

Duration: 1.5-2 hours. Difficulty: easy ascent and descent of 160m. Can be windy and dusty. Interest: great views in all directions. Start/End: from road 1 on the west shore of Lake Myvatn 1.5km north...



Lakagigar (Lakagígar) the Laki Craters
Lakagigar (Lakagígar) the Laki Craters

No marker available. Laki, Iceland, Hvolsvollur

The impressive row of 100 craters was formed in a volcanic eruption along a 25 km long fissure, starting in June 1783 and lasting seven months. The eruption produced the biggest lava flow in historica...



Dimmuborgir Lava Pillars
Dimmuborgir Lava Pillars

No marker available. Mývatn, Iceland, Mývatn

Duration: 1-1.5 hours. Difficulty: easy walk but the lava is rough in places. Interest: lava pillars, tunnels and caves; flowers and birds. Start/End: Dimmuborgir is accessed by a side road off road 1...



Glymur Waterfall
Glymur Waterfall

No marker available. Glymur Waterfall, Iceland, Akranes

Duration: about 1-1.5 hours each way. Difficulty: the first part of the walk as far as the river is easy. The river crossing requires concentration and the path becomes rocky and more challenging afte...



Alftafjordur (Álftafjörður) and Kambsnes VIewpoint
Alftafjordur (Álftafjörður) and Kambsnes VIewpoint

No marker available. Álftafjörður, Iceland, Súðavík

Stop at the viewpoint above the road at Kambsnes at the entrance to the beautiful fjord Alftafjordur, meaning 'swan fjord'. In the distance, gaze across to the snow-flecked mountains, called Snaefjall...



Hrisey (Hrísey) Island Trip
Hrisey (Hrísey) Island Trip

No marker available. Hrisey, Iceland, Hrisey

Just 7.5km long and 2.5km at its widest point Hrisey, the large island in Eyjafjordur, has been continually inhabited since Iceland’s early settlement.  Visitors can walk around the small island on...



Nauthusagil (Nauthúsagil) Gorge
Nauthusagil (Nauthúsagil) Gorge

No marker available. Iceland, Hvolsvollur

Nauthusagil is a deep, lush gorge with a stream running through it and an enchanting waterfall at its head. It's simply breathtaking and all the more so because not many people know about it.   A 4...