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Popular Activities at Vatnajökull National Park

Popular Activities at Vatnajökull National Park

Ensure you have lots of time at Vatnajökull National Park. Below are the top things to do:

Your next great adventure is waiting for you! You may want to try out a 3-Day South Coast Tour: Golden Circle, Jökulsárlón Lagoon & Ice Cave or a 5-day tour - Ice Cave, Golden Circle, Snaefellsnes & More!.

If you'd like more options, check out our East Iceland things to do page.


Best Lodging Options Near Vatnajökull National Park

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Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon ¥7,798
Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon

Fosshotel Glacier Lagoon

Hnappavellir, 785 Öræfi, Fagurholsmyri, Eastern Region
     
    4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    Situated in a national park, this hotel is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Vatnajokull and within 12 mi (20 km) of Ingolfshofdi and Hvannadalshnukur. Fjallsárlón and Skaftafell Camping are also within 20 mi (32 km).

    Reynivellir ¥8,382
    Reynivellir

    Reynivellir

    Reynivellir, Hofn
       
      2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

      Situated in Hofn, this guesthouse is within 1 mi (2 km) of Vatnajökull National Park and Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon. The Thorbergur Center is 1.6 mi (2.7 km) away.

      Hali Country Hotel ¥18,047
      Hali Country Hotel

      Hali Country Hotel

      Hali 2, Vatnajokull, Hofn
         
        3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        Situated by the sea, this hotel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from The Thorbergur Center and 4 mi (6.4 km) from Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon.

        Skyrhúsid Guesthouse ¥9,390
        Skyrhúsid Guesthouse

        Skyrhúsid Guesthouse

        Hali, Hofn, South Iceland
           
          2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

          Situated in a rural location, this guesthouse is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from The Thorbergur Center and within 6 mi (10 km) of Vatnajokull and Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon. Fjallsárlón is 15 mi (24.2 km) away.

          Reynivellir ¥15,044
          Reynivellir

          Reynivellir

          Reynivellir 2, Hofn
             
            3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

            Situated in a rural location, this guesthouse is within 1 mi (2 km) of Vatnajökull National Park and Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon. The Thorbergur Center is 1.7 mi (2.7 km) away.

            Fosshotel Skaftafell
            Fosshotel Skaftafell

            Fosshotel Skaftafell

            Freysnesi, Skaftafell, Eastern Region
               
              2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

              Situated in Skaftafell, this hotel is steps from Vatnajökull National Park and Vatnajokull. Skaftafell Camping is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) away.

              Hotel Skaftafell
              Hotel Skaftafell

              Hotel Skaftafell

              Skaftafelli 2, Skaftafell
                 
                3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                Situated in a national park, this hotel is steps from Vatnajökull National Park and Vatnajokull. Skaftafell Camping and Skeidararsandur are also within 9 mi (15 km).

                Guesthouse Gerði ¥8,224
                Guesthouse Gerði

                Guesthouse Gerði

                Breiðabólsstaður 2, Gerði, Hofn
                   
                  3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  Situated in Hofn, this guesthouse is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from The Thorbergur Center and within 6 mi (10 km) of Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon and Vatnajokull. Vatnajökull National Park is 3.8 mi (6.1 km) away.