About us - The Vatnajokull Region

The Vatnajökull Region stretches over a large area on the southeast coast of Iceland, from the majestic mountain Lómagnúpur in the west over to the captivating landscape of Hvalnes in east. Travellers in the Vatnajökull Region have the privilege of visiting Europe’s largest glacier, Vatnajökull, along with numerous nearby attractions.

The Vatnajökull Region is truly one of the most breathtaking regions of Iceland  where you can find deep blue ice caves, charming glacial lagoons filled with floating ice bergs, as well as glacier tongues resting on the green fields of the lowland.
Iceland’s highest peak, Hvannadalshnúkur, deep valleys and unique black sand beaches are created by the forces of nature where waves, wind and currents shape the landscape into amazing works of art by nature.

The region offers a wide range of activities all year around, whether you prefer an adventurous day at the glacier, or a tranquil moment at one of the local museums. You sure are in a food haven in the region, as it offers a great variety of restaurants that use locally grown produce. Something to suit everyone´s palate!

A journey around the captivating Vatnajökull Region, that rests between glaciers and black beaches of the Atlantic ocean, won´t be a disappointment to anyone.

Mother Nature is the most creative artist ❤️ The Vatnajökull region in Iceland is full of hidden natural gems around every corner. Discover beautiful ice formations scattered around the volcanic area resembling a black desert.
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Mother Nature is the most creative artist ❤️ The Vatnajökull region in Iceland is full of hidden natural gems around every corner. Discover beautiful ice formations scattered around the volcanic area resembling a black desert.
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Admire scenic views of floating icebergs in the glacial lagoons around the Vatnajökull National Park 💙  These majestic icebergs are seen in two shades: milky white or bright blue, which depends on the air trapped within the ice ❄️ Which color do you find more beautiful?
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Admire scenic views of floating icebergs in the glacial lagoons around the Vatnajökull National Park 💙 These majestic icebergs are seen in two shades: milky white or bright blue, which depends on the air trapped within the ice ❄️ Which color do you find more beautiful?
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Are you looking for a perfect spot for puffin-watching? Visit Ingólfshöfði, a secluded headland on the coast of the Vatnajökull National Park. This nature reserve is home to thousands of nesting seabirds, like the beloved puffins and great skuas. You can see puffins from April to August, but June and July are the best months to see them 💛

Are you looking for a perfect spot for puffin-watching? Visit Ingólfshöfði, a secluded headland on the coast of the Vatnajökull National Park. This nature reserve is home to thousands of nesting seabirds, like the beloved puffins and great skuas. You can see puffins from April to August, but June and July are the best months to see them 💛 ...

Have you tried kayaking before? It's a whole other experience in the Vatnajökull region, where you can admire the stunning Icelandic scenery from a different perspective. Connect with nature as you kayak by the majestic glaciers and mountains 🏔
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Have you tried kayaking before? It's a whole other experience in the Vatnajökull region, where you can admire the stunning Icelandic scenery from a different perspective. Connect with nature as you kayak by the majestic glaciers and mountains 🏔
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Are you a waterfall chaser? If yes, then discover the pristine nature of the Vatnajökull National Park, a UNESCO Heritage Site. One of the most enchanting spots in the region is the Skútafoss waterfall, a picturesque place with a hidden little cave by the waterfall that is easily accessible and ready for you to explore.
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Are you a waterfall chaser? If yes, then discover the pristine nature of the Vatnajökull National Park, a UNESCO Heritage Site. One of the most enchanting spots in the region is the Skútafoss waterfall, a picturesque place with a hidden little cave by the waterfall that is easily accessible and ready for you to explore.
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What's your dream spot in the Vatnajökull Park to visit? 
⬇️ Comment below! 
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What's your dream spot in the Vatnajökull Park to visit?
⬇️ Comment below!
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Did you know that Höfn's direct translation to English is "Harbour?" This quaint fishing town, offers a wide variety of locally sourced seafood. Enjoy your meals at local restaurants as you admire breathtaking views over the glaciers and mountains ⛰
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Did you know that Höfn's direct translation to English is "Harbour?" This quaint fishing town, offers a wide variety of locally sourced seafood. Enjoy your meals at local restaurants as you admire breathtaking views over the glaciers and mountains ⛰
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Mystic and otherworldly vistas surround you everywhere in the Vatnajökull region. It is a perfect destination for adventure seekers and nature lovers. Get inspired by pristine Icelandic landscape.
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Mystic and otherworldly vistas surround you everywhere in the Vatnajökull region. It is a perfect destination for adventure seekers and nature lovers. Get inspired by pristine Icelandic landscape.
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Ice climbing and glacier walking are on every explorer's bucket list. The Vatnajökull region in Iceland offers that possibility with around 30 outlet glaciers to discover. Don't miss out on this adventure during your Icelandic trip. 
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Ice climbing and glacier walking are on every explorer's bucket list. The Vatnajökull region in Iceland offers that possibility with around 30 outlet glaciers to discover. Don't miss out on this adventure during your Icelandic trip.
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You might be surprised by local swimming pools during your visit to Iceland💦 Powered by geothermal energy, they allow you to warm up and rejuvenate between all the outdoors adventures.  It is also a fantastic to chat with the locals and learn more about the secrets of Vatnajökull region.
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You might be surprised by local swimming pools during your visit to Iceland💦 Powered by geothermal energy, they allow you to warm up and rejuvenate between all the outdoors adventures. It is also a fantastic to chat with the locals and learn more about the secrets of Vatnajökull region.
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Pictures barely do them justice, these epic icebergs quietly drift in the icy waters never revealing what hides beneath. Perhaps this will be the perfect setting for your next adventure?
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Pictures barely do them justice, these epic icebergs quietly drift in the icy waters never revealing what hides beneath. Perhaps this will be the perfect setting for your next adventure?
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Exquisite local produce provide chefs with endless possibilities at the many restaurants in the area. Nothing like a beautiful dining experience to perfect your visit to the Vatnajökull region.
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Exquisite local produce provide chefs with endless possibilities at the many restaurants in the area. Nothing like a beautiful dining experience to perfect your visit to the Vatnajökull region.
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Surprisingly, underneath the Vatnajökull ice cap, one can find some of the world's most active volcanic fields. In fact, many geologists believe that volcanic eruptions are long overdue. Visit the Vatnajökull region and let the contrasts of nature's beautiful landscape inspire you. 
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Surprisingly, underneath the Vatnajökull ice cap, one can find some of the world's most active volcanic fields. In fact, many geologists believe that volcanic eruptions are long overdue. Visit the Vatnajökull region and let the contrasts of nature's beautiful landscape inspire you.
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