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After arriving in Kerlingarfjoll, my son and I decided to walk to the biggest geothermal fields in Iceland. A young girl at the reception of our mountain hut told us it was very... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2016
Berlin, Germany
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Berlin, Germany
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

After arriving in Kerlingarfjoll, my son and I decided to walk to the biggest geothermal fields in Iceland. A young girl at the reception of our mountain hut told us it was very beautiful, very safe, the weather would definitely stay as it is (cloudy but warm and no overcast) and that we could easily make it in 4h so... More 

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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Reviewed 2 August 2016

Things that may be helpful: 1) This is a "road" and not really a trail; 2) Much of it is compacted dirt that is very rough in places; 3) There is at least one place that crosses a stream; 4) The country has rated this as a 4-wheel drive road -- probably for good reason; 5) It is marked F35... More 

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Montclair, NJ
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Reviewed 30 August 2014

We drove from the North to the South on this amazing road...on a cloudy and rainy day. The endless sky, the monotone colors...were BEAUTIFUL. Hard to explain but to be out there in the middle of Iceland and see the sheer expanse of nothing, it was an unforgettable experience. After a few kilometers, I started to see that it wasn't... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 5 September 2013

During my recent trip to Iceland I travelled with Árni a private guide, with whom I had travelled previously We/he drove the highland routes of 'Sprengisandur, from the South of Iceland to the North to Akureyri, across the top and down Kjölur. This was an amazing experience. Árni a charming Icelandic man picked me up at the Guesthouse Aurora, and... More 

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Rochester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 31 July 2012

Iceland’s Kjölur Route – (Highway 35) crosses the Highlands from Varmahlíð to Gulfoss (in fact it goes on to Selfoss, but that is back in civilization) Google Maps shows the two routes from Varmahlíð to Gulfoss 373 km, 4 hours 32 mins Þjóðvegur Hwy 1/36 197 km, 6 hours 39 mins Kjalvegur Hwy 35 The bus takes 3hrs 55mins +... More 

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