Locations in  East Iceland

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In East Iceland you can find everything from hidden hot springs to the most charming fishing villages.

Locations in East Iceland



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Laugavallalaug is a hidden hot spring in the highlands of Iceland. A warm waterfall falls into the hot spring making it a hot spring shower.
Previous Next Basic Information Hidden Gem in East Iceland GPS: 64.95722, -15.77935 4×4 car is required to get to the canyon – see below what...
Hengifoss waterfall is one of the most popular attractions of East Iceland. Hengifoss waterfall is known as the 3rd highest waterfall in Iceland. It measures a whopping total of 128 meters in height and is mainly popular with the beautiful backdrop of the ribbon-like cascading waterfall. Made with striking red clay and beautiful black basalt rock, the alternating colored pattern of the rocks creates a beautiful contrast for the white as snow falling water in the forefront.
Basic Information A small but extremely beautiful place to be, Litlanesfoss waterfall is one of the attractions of East Iceland and is also one of...
Fauskasandur black sand beach is one of the hidden gems in East Iceland. It is best known for a huge rock that stands on the beach.
Basic Information Seyðisfjörður is a town located at the innermost point of the fjord in the Eastern region of Iceland. It is accessible by the...
Stokksnes Peninsula is one of the top locations in south east Iceland. The black sand beach and Vestrahorn mountain in the background.
Previous Next Basic Information Not that single step cascading waterfalls are not beautiful enough, the charm of a 7-drop waterfall is way different what a...
Eystrahorn Mountain is one of the most beautiful mountains in Iceland. Located in East Iceland, it is the perfect stop on your road trip.
Egilsstadir is the largest town in East Iceland. It is the perfect stop on your trip in East Iceland for shopping and accommodation.
Previous Next Basic Information Djúpivogur is a small town situated on the Búlandsnes peninsula in the Austurland, East Iceland. The town is nestled by the...
Previous Next Basic Information GPS: 65.17307, -15.27838 Hidden Gem Hiking Required: Easy 2 km To witness a magnificent view of water falling from high altitude, basalt columns,...
GPS:  65.26844, -14.33186 Hidden Gem 2,6 km easy hiking (both ways) is required If you are obsessed with the crowded places and want to explore the...
Gufufoss waterfall is one of the best waterfalls in East Iceland. It looks like a smaller version of Skógafoss waterfall.
Previous Next Basic Information An epitome of beauty, Dyrfjöll is a series of mountains situated in the eastern part of Iceland. This chain of mountains...
The Geirsstaðakirkja Turf Church in East-Iceland is a replica of an old Turf Church.
Previous Next Basic Information Iceland is a place that is sure to make you feel the power of nature. The calm and serene environment of...
Waterfalls in Iceland excite travelers with their aesthetic richness. One such amazing waterfall is Strútsfoss. Strútsfoss is one of Iceland's highest waterfalls. The divine-like aura which surrounds this place is a thing of amazement.
Folaldafoss waterfall in Berufjarðará river has a drop of approximately 20 meters that look magnificent and extremely gorgeous.
Sveinstekksfoss waterfall has a purging effect on the onlookers. The humble waterfall is located in the East of Iceland. Also known as Fossárfoss, this waterfall is surrounded by majestic mountains forming an extraordinary view. If you are in Iceland and want to experience something unique and less explored, Sveinstekksfoss waterfall is highly recommended.
Basic Information Hidden waterfall in East Iceland.  GPS: 64.80866856423546, -14.61185110482095 Experiencing magnificence may be difficult in other places but not in Iceland. Hænubrekkufoss waterfall is...
Flögufoss is one of the hidden waterfalls of East Iceland. This high waterfall is not on every travelers list, but should make it to yours.
Borgarfjörður Eystri
Previous Next Basic Information Many people (travelers & locals) think this is the most beautiful place in Iceland.  Borgarfjörður Eystir has a population of 100...
Previous Next Basic Information Fáskrúðsfjörður village may leave you surprised with all the street signs that are written in French. Located in the middle of...
Previous Next Basic Information Vopnafjörður is a place where tranquility and nature embrace each other. Located in the Northeast of Iceland, the village is based...
Previous Next Basic Information One of the most beautiful villages in East Iceland.  This town has around 1060 inhabitants.  Many Beautiful Hiking Trails The village...
Previous Next Basic Information One of the easternmost settlements of Iceland,  Reyðarfjörður village is a quiet fishing village that is situated at the base of...
Basic Information Located on the fjord Norðfjörður in East Iceland, Neskaupstaður is a town which comes under the municipality of Fjarðabyggð. Surrounded by soaring mountains,...
Stuðlagil Canyon
Previous Next Basic Information Located in East Iceland Until recently, Stuðlagil canyon remained hidden from the outside world. One of the most popular travel destination...
Hallormsstaðaskógur is the largest forest in Iceland. The forest is located in East Iceland close to Egilsstaðir village.
Previous Next Basic Information Located in South East Iceland.  Population of 2200 people. The Lobster Capital of Iceland – known for its lobster.  Camping site,...
Previous Next Basic Information Stöðvarfjörður is a small village in East Iceland.  Less than 200 inhabitants.  Highly-popular places which are part of the mainstream, always...
Djúpavogskörin hot springs
Djúpavogskörin hot springs are a hidden gem in East Iceland. Visit this hot spring for a hot natural bath in magnificent surroundings.
Viking Village
Previous Next Basic Information The Viking Village was originally created as a prop for a movie.  Located in East Iceland.  GPS: 64.26057, -14.98533 Tapping into unique...

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