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Laugavegur Trail

The hiking trail between Landmannalaugar and Þórsmörk is one of the most popular hiking trails in Iceland. National Geographic listed it as one of the most beautiful trails in the world. It is unusual to find so much variety in the landscape. The trail goes through incredibly colourful rhyolite mountains, black obsidian lava, wheezing hot […]

Laugavegur

Gönguleiðin um Laugaveginn, á milli Landmannalauga og Þórsmerkur, er vinsælasta gönguleið landsins og hefur komist á lista yfir fallegustu gönguleiðir í heimi. Landslagið er ótrúlega fjölbreytt, gengið er um litskrúðug líparítsvæði, biksvört hrafntinnuhraun, hvissandi háhitasvæði, spegiltær vötn, svarta sanda og græna skóga.
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Fimmvörðuháls (Five Cairn Ridge)

 

The route from Skógar, between Eyjafjallajökull and Mýrdalsjökull, along Fimmvörðuháls (Five Cairn Ridge) over to Goðaland and Þórsmörk, is very popular. Its name is derived from five cairns which once stood there, guiding the way in dark weather. The sheep from the farms beneath the eastern mountains used to graze here during the summer, but […]