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Hengifoss is the most popular natural attraction in East Iceland. It is located 34 km from Egilsstadir town on the way to Vatnajökull National Park. Here you can find information and advice for visiting this gem.

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Vatnajökull National Park

Vatnajökull National Park is one of the largest National Parks in Europe, almost 14.000 m2. The interplay of large glacier and volcanism has created many, greatly varying, landscape features wich make the area unique in the world.

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Kárahnjúkar Dam

For travelers intereted in learning about Kárahnjúkar Hydropower Project or about tourist options in the neighborhood. Visitors can experience in words and pictures how Kárahnjúkar Power Station was built.

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Hallormsstaður Forest

Hallormsstaður National Forests is considered to be Iceland's largest forest. The forest covers an area of 740 hectares most of which is native birch.

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Hótel Hallormsstaður
701 Egilsstaðir, Iceland / Location
Tel. (+354) 471 2400 –