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hot springs area of Landmannalaugar to the glacial valley of Porsmork, Landmannalaugar, Iceland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I backpacked hut-to-hut from Skogar to Landamannalaugar, with one day hike in Thorsmork and two day hikes in Landmannalaugar. If you're reasonably fit, you can do this without a guide. The trail is well-marked. The contrast between the black ash and the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank always_learning_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We hiked from Laugavegur (Landmannalaguar) to Fimmvorouhals pass over 4 nights and 5 days. We did this independently and booked huts about 5/6 months in advance. We booked all the accommodation in January and a lot of it was already selling out, because of this...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank orowdy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I travel to Iceland primarily to do the Laugavegur hut to hut hike, which is one of the most popular in Iceland. The scenery was spectacular, the guide informative, and the food surprisingly good for a trip of this nature! Iceland is...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank kimdavedeyoung
Reviewed 2 September 2019

Echoing most previous reports, the scenery here is stunning. We took 4 days to backpack the Laugavegur from Landmannalaugar to Thorsmork. Also did 2 day hikes out of Landmannalaugar before and 1 out of Thorsmork after. As others have said, the huts are very busy...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 13 August 2019

My 19 and 17 year old sons and I completed the Laugavegur Trail from Landmannalaugar to Porsmork this past early July and thoroughly enjoyed it! This is a wonderful trek over moderate terrain that can be completed in as quickly as two days - for...More

Date of experience: July 2019
3  Thank PeterFeer
Reviewed 10 August 2019

Laugavegur Trail is an interesting hike that can be completed within 3 to 5 days depending on one's sightseeing interests. With two friends I did it 5 days (4 nights) stopping over at the various official campsites. I hiked from Landmannalaugar to Þórsmörk (56 km)....More

Date of experience: July 2019
2  Thank Alain_Pham
Reviewed 3 August 2019

This trail is tough, and it's awesome! On days 1 and 2 brought scenery we had NEVER seen before!! Here's a summary of the campsites (as of 2019): - Landmannalaugar: Flat, open tent pitch; Big WC with hot showers, Dining tent and "Mountain Mall" that...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank CdnBackpacker
Reviewed 21 January 2019

You have to hike to experience the trails and you are rewarded with some amazing view. The suplhur springs are pretty abundant and you can smell it in the air.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank sharpshooterpratham
Reviewed 17 January 2019

this is on the golden circle, and you can't miss it. the strong odor of sulfur kind of just appears. the steam/mist in the distance also alerts you to this area.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank airduchvac
Reviewed 28 September 2018

The weather was cool and rainy while we hiked the path to the mountains. The vistas were incredible! The plain is surrounded by the rhyolite rocks. We only stayed for a short time before we had to leave, but it was worth the trip. Highly...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Erin M
27 January 2019|
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Response from l-_-Sheila-_-l | Reviewed this property |
Per what I find on Google Map via public transportation direction, the last bus leaves at 4:25pm from Skoger on most days and you have a few option on transfer. The bus company Strato’s phone is 354 540 2700
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Kelsey T
19 July 2018|
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Response from Gregory V | Reviewed this property |
Fees are: transportation to site (usually the wonderful Landmannalaugar). Usually bus trip from Reykjavik. There are five huts (actually six, but two are close to one another) on the trip, and staying in huts is much more... More
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Ashish B
11 June 2018|
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Response from Ik_Bennett | Reviewed this property |
Also; if you do travel inland using own transportation, please be aware to NEVER leave the tracks. Doing so will damage nature and being Iceland that will easily take over a decade to be replaced /regrow. Even if the... More
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