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Kópasker HI Hostel

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 Kópasker is a small village in the north-east part of Iceland. It´s economy is built around services for the surrounding sheepfarms. The Hostel is located in the centre of the town with all necessary services close by. Appr. 33 km from Kópasker is Ásbyrgi which is part of the National Park Jökulsárgljúfur. In the National Park are many interesting places like Hljóðaklettur and Forvöð. Dettifoss is the most powerful waterfall in Europe, but there are also smaller waterfalls in Jökulsá, like Hafragilsfoss and Vígabergsfoss. Many species of birds are found in Melrakkaslétta. Rauðinúpur (which is 30 km from Kópasker hostel) is an ideal place for bird watchers. Best time of the year to observe the birds are in May and September/October. At Snartastaðir there is a very good folk museum. 

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Kópasker HI Hostel

Kópasker HI Hostel

 Kópasker is a small village in the north-east part of Iceland. It´s economy is built around services for the surrounding sheepfarms. The Hostel is lo
The Earth Quake Center

The Earth Quake Center

The exhibition is closed in summer 2021 due to constructions.  An exhibition about THE KÓPASKER EARTHQUAKE that took place 13th of January 1976. At th
Kópasker

Kópasker

Kópasker is a friendly village on the eastern shore of Öxarfjörður bay. A legal trading post was established here in 1880, and a village started slowl
Kópasker Camping Ground

Kópasker Camping Ground

The camp site at Kópasker is just by the entrance into the village. The service house has two sinks, shower and a toilet and is very visible from the
Melar Guesthouse

Melar Guesthouse

Melar guesthouse is a family-owned guesthouse located in Kópasker, a small village in Öxarfjörður just north by The Arctic Henge. The house, which is
Kópasker lighthouse

Kópasker lighthouse

A beautiful walk from the little village leads to the lighthouse with a good option to discover seals and rich birdlife. It is also possible to go by
N.-Þingeyjarsýsla Folk Museum

N.-Þingeyjarsýsla Folk Museum

Located at Snartarstaðir farm, two kilometers from the village of Kópasker, this museum presents a unique collection of local objects showing dayli li

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Skerjakolla Bakkagata 10 670 Kópasker 465-1150