East Iceland

Iceland Road Atlas: Region 9

East Iceland is geologically speaking the eldest part Iceland and is a regular treasure chest for travelers. With dramatic contrast in nature, forests, spectacular mountains, natural wonders, museums, picturesque fishing villages, history, reindeer, great hiking routes and stories of trolls, elves and folklore the East is a great place to visit.

The East also has great hiking routs in the majestic fjords that where chiseled by glaciers. They are rich in bird life, streams and beautiful waterfalls making them a unique sight for any traveler and should not be mist when visiting Iceland.