Ásbyrgi canyon

Ásbyrgi is one of the wonders of nature, a well forested horse-shoe shaped canyon in Oxarfjordur. Asbyrgi is a part of Jökulsárgljúfur, within the Vatnajökull National Park. The Jökulsárgljúfur site of the National park reaches from highway 85, by Ásbyrgi south to Dettifoss, covering an area of 120 km2. Informative visitors centre, shop, golf course and camping is located by Ásbyrgi.
Many hiking tracks are in the vicinity of Ásbyrgi. Ásbyrgi canyon is part of the Diamond Circle explore the Diamond Circle https://www.northiceland.is/diamondcircle.

Ásbyrgi canyon
GPS Points N66° 0' 58.039" W16° 29' 53.872"
Postal code

641

Road number

85

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River Guesthouse
Guesthouses
  • River Guesthouse
  • 671 Kópasker
  • 821-1388, 847-5513
Árdalur
Guesthouses
  • Árdalur
  • 671 Kópasker
  • 659-2282, 465-2282
Vesturdalur Camping Ground - Vatnajökulsþjóðgarður
Camping
  • Vesturdalur Jökulsárgljúfrum
  • 671 Kópasker
  • 470-7100
Keldunes
Guesthouses
  • Keldunes II
  • 671 Kópasker
  • 465-2275, 847-1593

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Brunná
Angling
  • Hvirfilvellir
  • 671 Kópasker
  • 860-4919
Active North
Horse Activities
  • Ásbyrgi
  • 671 Kópasker
  • 894-4411