Þakgil camp site

Þakgil camp site

 Þakgil is a little known highland hiker’s paradise, very close to the south coast of Iceland. Þakgil (Roof Canyon) is a tiny sheltered canyon with a grassy plain floor which serves as the campsite. Access to toilets and hot showers is included. Small pine huts are also available, each with their own toilet, gas stove and refrigerator.Takgil icelandic times IMG_0883A large natural cave serves as a dining hall, complete with a cooking grill and a fireplace. This unique setting also offers several day hike options to the nearby Mýrdalsjökull Glacier, which sits on top of the infamous Katla volcano. 

 

Related Articles

    Norlandair

    Norlandair

    Norlandair

    Norlandair operates scheduled flights from Akureyri. To Þórshöfn, Vopnafjörður, Grímsey island and to Greenland. They al...
    Campsite in Grindavik - Reykjanes

    Camping in Grindavik

    Camping in Grindavik

    The Grindavik campsite on Reykjanes peninsula is one of the more organized campsites in Iceland. They have BBQ's, electr...
    Hotel Framtíð

    Hotel Framtíð

    Hotel Framtíð

    Hotel Framtíð is one of the flagship hotels in east Iceland. With rooms, cottages and apartments, a lovely restaurant fo...
    Hotel Hvítserkur

    Hotel Hvítserkur

    Hotel Hvítserkur

    Hotel Hvítserkur is just around the corner from Lake Hóp and a shorter drive to the famous rock Hvítserkur aka Rhino roc...


Höfðabrekkuafréttir 871 Vík

+354 893 4889

[email protected]

thakgil.is


Open during the summer until September 15th


CATEGORIES




NEARBY SERVICES

  • Best of Iceland

    Best of Iceland