Glaciers, Waterfalls and Mountains in Skaftafell
Glaciers, Waterfalls and Mountains in Skaftafell

Glaciers, Waterfalls and Mountains in Skaftafell

Come to Skaftafell in Iceland and immerse yourself in the wonderous landscape! Full of tall volcanic mountains, crashing waterfalls and icy glaciers, this area of Vatnajökull National Park is truly like something to behold. The visitor centre can provide you with all the information you need to know and there are plenty of spaces available to camp so you can get the most out of your day. Just a short and accessible walk from the centre is the waterfall Svartifoss and glacier Skaftafellsjökull. If you’re feeling more adventurous you can go further afield and reach the Morsárdalur valley and Kristínartindar mountain peaks.

Why go to Skaftafell?

Skaftafell is an area inside Vatnajökull National Park in Iceland and is home to some spectacular geology such as glaciers, waterfalls and mountains!

This activity is a fantastic experience to share with friends or family, there are huts available to spend the night in or pitch your tent in the campground. There is a restaurant not far from the site and a small grocery store for any supplies and food you might need.  Transport is available from Reykjavik and on-site parking is available. If you are looking to see some of the best scenery Iceland has to offer, then add this to your Stack today!

  • Camping | one night | adult – ISK 1500 | child – ISK 900 | under 12 years – Free
  • Snæfell hut | one night | adult – ISK 4500 | child – ISK 2300 | under 12 years – Free
  • Blágil hut | one night | adult – ISK 3500 | child – ISK 1500 | under 12 years – Free

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