Skaftafell

Description

Skaftafell

Skaftafell is a preservation area in Öræfi, southeast Iceland. It can easily be reached via the ring road. There are several easy short and challenging long trails set out in the park, and they offer spectacular views over Vatnajökull and mighty ice tongues flowing from it. The visitor centre sells maps.

Trails in this region

Books

Bol.com
Netherlands
2016
  • Moon Iceland
  • Iceland resident Jenna Gottlieb reveals the local secrets of her adopted country, from the colorful galleries and humming restaurants of Reykjavik the stunning fjords of East Iceland. Gottlieb recommends unique trip ideas like Reykjavik: The Urban Experience,” Long Weekend in Iceland,” and Countryside Adventures.” Complete with detailed... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
2016
  • Moon Iceland
  • Iceland resident Jenna Gottlieb reveals the local secrets of her adopted country, from the colorful galleries and humming restaurants of Reykjavik the stunning fjords of East Iceland. Gottlieb recommends unique trip ideas like Reykjavik: The Urban Experience,” Long Weekend in Iceland,” and Countryside Adventures.” Complete with detailed... Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2019
  • Walking and Trekking in Iceland
  • This guidebook to walking routes in Iceland offers 49 day walks and 10 multi-stage treks including the classic Laugavegur Trail. The total of 100 days of routes described cater for most abilities, from waymarked walks to challenging glacier crossings. Information on public transport, accommodation, facilities and budget travel tips also included. Read more
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  • The Book Depository, United Kingdom
  • Stanfords, United Kingdom
  • Bol.com, Netherlands
  • Bol.com, Belgium
  • De Zwerver, Netherlands
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The Book Depository
United Kingdom
2015
Stanfords
United Kingdom
2015
  • Iceland, Walking and Trekking - 100 days of walking and multi-day treks
  • Walking and Trekking in Iceland from Cicerone Press with 49 day walks and 10 multi-stage treks in various types of terrain including the country’s geothermal areas, presenting both popular classics like the Laugavegur trail and lesser known routes.The walks are grouped geographically to provide a variety of choices in a given area, which is... Read more
Bol.com
Netherlands
2015
  • Walking and trekking in Iceland
  • This hiking and trekking guidebook offers a total of 49 day hikes and 10 multi-stage treks set right across the magnificent country of Iceland. With three national parks including the mighty Vatnajökull, it is a country of incredible beauty, and its capital, Reykjavík, is an established and easy-to-get-to destination. Including popular, such as... Read more
Bol.com
Belgium
2015
  • Walking and trekking in Iceland
  • This hiking and trekking guidebook offers a total of 49 day hikes and 10 multi-stage treks set right across the magnificent country of Iceland. With three national parks including the mighty Vatnajökull, it is a country of incredible beauty, and its capital, Reykjavík, is an established and easy-to-get-to destination. Including popular, such as... Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2015
  • Wandelgids Walking and Trekking in Iceland - IJsland | Cicerone
  • This guidebook to walking routes in Iceland offers 49 day walks and 10 multi-stage treks including the classic Laugavegur Trail. The total of 100 days of routes described cater for most abilities, from waymarked walks to challenging glacier crossings. Information on public transport, accommodation, facilities and budget travel tips also included. Read more
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Maps

Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Skaftafell
  • Skaftafell area of Iceland at 1:100,000 in a series of detailed hiking and recreational topographic maps from Mál og menning - the country`s leading cartographic publishers, with beautiful drawings of local birds and tourist information. An enlargement shows the Skaftafell and the surrounding glaciers in greater detail at 1:50,000.The maps in... Read more
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Skaftafell National Park
  • Skaftafell National Park at 1:100,000, with on the reverse an enlargement of the Skaftafell area at 1:25,000, in a series of special detailed hiking and touring maps, based on the Icelandic topographic survey, covering the most visited parts of the country. Contours at 20m intervals, with bright colouring and/or graphics show different types... Read more
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
  • Wandelkaart 6 Skaftafell - IJsland | Ferdakort
  • Gedetailleerde wandelkaart van het zuidwestelijke deel van IJsland, met hoogtelijnen, wandelpaden (gemarkeerd en niet gemarkeerde), allerlei topografische details. Deze kaart bestrijkt het gebied in het zuidwesten van IJsland. Read more
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Walking holidays

Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • IJsland - Rondreis Zuid-IJsland
  • Tijdens deze afwisselende rondreis in het zuiden van IJsland maak je kennis met de vele verschillende landschappen aan de rand van de hoogvlakte en de enorme ijskappen. Natuurlijk bezoek je de ‘must seen’ Geysir, Gullfoss, Skogarfoss en de zwarte stranden van Reynisfjara, maar gelukkig zijn er ook nog plaatsen waar het minder druk is. Wat te... Read more
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