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Landmannalaugar Area

Landmannalaugar, meaning “Countryman’s Bathing Pool,” is a lush hot springs area in southern Iceland surrounded by a stark wilderness of snow-streaked mountains, ancient lava fields and flat glacial river valleys. Much of the countryside here has been shaped by Hekla, the country’s second most-active volcano. Excellent camping facilities make it a great spot from which to appreciate the rugged interior. It is connected by summer-only buses from Reykjavík. You can also hike here along the exceptional Laugavegur trail.prac_infoMid-Jun–late ...

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