Here are only few of the most popular places in our neighborhood most within 95 minutes drive from us
On the way to us from Reykjavik
Seljalandsfoss; unic waterfall, you can walk arund it and see it from the back, 120 km to the west from us and underneath the volcano Eyjafjallajökull.
Vestmannaeyjar: Now just opened a new ferry line to Vestmanna islands, it‘s just 25 minutes sailing.
Road to the ferry opposit Seljalandsfoss.
Skógafoss; one of the most beautiful waterfalls in our country, in shunshine you wil see the rainbow, 80 km west from cabin
Picture of Skógafoss
Euruption in Eyjafjallajökull; in clear weather you will see the crater clearly from the road.
From National Geographic
Skógar folk museum; near Skógafoss.
From Skógar folk museum
Mýrdalsjökull; one of the two big glaciers in the south, around 60 km west from cabin. Popular snowmobile tours.
Reynisfjall; cape above Vik í Mýrdal, magnificent panorama view of south coastline and the glaicers. 40 km west from cabin.
Picture from Reynisfjall
Dyrhólaey; the southest tip of Iceland about 50 km south west from cabin. Ideal place for bird watching.
Hjörleifhöfði; about 35 km south west from cabin.
Eldgjá; explosion eruption canyon around 40 km long, 30 km north from cabin.
Ófærufoss; waterfall in that same rift, Eldgjá, 30 km north from cabin
Langisjór; beautiful mountain lake about 22 km long ca 60 km north of cabin, only 4WD in summer.
Landmannalaugar; Very beautiful and popular area ca 60 km north of the cabin, only 4WD in summer.
Lakagigar; a row of craters from eruption 1783. That eruption formed one of the the biggest known basalt lava stream in historic time in the world. You can see the lava stream only few km from cabin. About 80 km from cabin, only 4WD in summer.
Skaftafell; now a part of Vatnajökull National Park, many hiking trails and beautiful places in that area 90 km east from us.
Ingólfshöfði; cape in the black lava sand south from Vatnajökull glacier 120 km east from cabin http://www.flickr.com/photos/arnitr/267807327/in/photostream/
There are lot of hiking possibilities around our land and in the neighborhood.