Tourist information center

Locations of Information Center

There are two tourist information centers in the Vatnajökull Region, one in the visitor center in Skaftafell and one in the town Höfn.

Skaftafellsstofa Visitor Centre: Tel: +354 470 8300 | [email protected]
Gamlabúð Höfn Visitor Centre: Tel: +354 470 8330| [email protected]

Skaftafellsstofa is an information and education center where visitors can find answers to their questions about the Skaftafell area, along with information about hiking trails, accommodation and nearby recreational options. The center has an exhibition room with an interesting display showing the intertwined lives of the local people and natural history.

For more information you can find it on their website here.

Vatnajökull National Park – Skaftafellsstofa
785 Öræfi
Tel: +354 4708300
[email protected]

Gamlabúð is a visitor center in Höfn. It has a lot of information about the area as well about Vatnajökull National Park. There are brochures and maps to be found there. In the house, there is also an exhibition about the region´s geology, glaciers and culture and a small souvenir shop. It is located next to the harbor area.

For more information you can find it on their website here.

Gamlabúð, Visitors Centre of Vatnajökull N.P.
Heppuvegi 1
780 Höfn
Tel. +(354) 470 8330
[email protected]