Vatnajokull National Park

Vatnajökull National Park covers 12,000 sq km (4,633 sq miles), 10 per cent of Iceland’s surface, and comprises the Vatnajökull icecap and disconnected areas around its fringes. The long canyons and enormous waterfalls at Jökulsárgljúfur; Skaftafell’s high moorland and paired glaciers; Lónsöræfi’s wilderness and remains of Lakagígar’s catastrophic volcanic event can keep you occupied for days. Hiking, ice-climbing, ski-dooing and even dog-sledding are among the activities possible within this huge park.prac_infoSummer-only buses to ...

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