Hvangill – Sveinstindur


  1. Name Hvangill – Sveinstindur
  2. Length of trail 65 km, 40 miles
  3. Length in days 4 days
  4. Start of trail Hvangill
  5. End of trail Sveinstindur
  6. Traildino grading SW, Strenuous walk, mountain trail
  7. Hut tour grading T2, Mountain walk

Between Sveinstindur and Skælingar

Hvangill – Sveinstindur, 65 km, 4 days

From the Landmanalaugar area, you can hike east and you will find a few huts. The path is not well marked. It leads through a wide landscape, with clefts, rivers, lakes and hot springs.

Start in Hvanngil hut, then walk east towards , Strútslaug , Álftavatnskrók hut, Skælingar hut and Sveinstindur hut. You must be able to use map and compass and GPS. From the last hut, there is no easy road back.


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