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Lambagras Cultura

Mount Elliði

8-10 hrs walk Víðinesdalur and Mount Elliði.

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Mount Elliði

and turfhouse farm Nýibær

 
 

 9 HOURS / 11000 KR.


We set off from Hólar University and head towards Víðinesriver. We cross  a footbridge and then walk along the river to the Almenningsháls pass. We enjoy the impressive view from the pass before turning back along the ridge of Mount Elliði.  On returning to Hólar a visit to the turfhouse farm Nýibær wraps up the walk.   

 

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QUICK FACTS:

  • Duration: 8-10 hours
  • Activities: Hiking, culture, turfhouse
  • Difficulty: Medium
  • Languages: English, German, Italian
  • Available: 9:00 to 20:00 - All year


WHAT TO EXPECT:

Gradual elevation - walk on grassy and stony paths - Beautiful views - Stories from past and present - An unforgettable experience


WHAT TO BRING:

Bring water to drink, some snacks and a sandwich, good walking shoes, waterproof jacket and trousers, and hat and gloves – remember that the weather in Iceland can change very quickly. But also don’t forget your camera for the fantastic views!