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Laugavegur

hot springs area of Landmannalaugar to the glacial valley of Porsmork, Landmannalaugar, Iceland
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hot springs area of Landmannalaugar to the glacial valley of Porsmork, Landmannalaugar, Iceland
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"hot springs"
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"day trek"
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"bring water shoes"
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"volcano huts"
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"thermal water"
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"lucky with the weather"
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"varied scenery"
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"great family adventure"
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"rain gear"
in 5 reviews
"beautiful valley"
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"amazing scenery"
in 3 reviews
"hut to hut"
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"camping spots"
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"visitor center"
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"trail"
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"river"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Aah...Laugavegur trail....That was the most beautiful scenery i have seen so far. Also it is cheapest way to spend a week in Iceland - all you pay is about 15 usd per night for setting up a tent and eat the food you brought along...More

1  Thank puhnaty
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My sister and I completed this trek and it was one of the most incredible experiences of my life. We did the trek to Porsmork over four days and camping in the designated campsites. The landscape is simply indescribable and you see everything from glacial...More

Thank Freya F
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

My daughter and I spent a day in Landmannalaugar and hiked several hours on the Laugavegur trail and then back to camp. We climbed up to the top of a mountain overlooking the whole area. It was beyond breathtaking. It was our favorite spot in...More

1  Thank sherylselivanoff
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We hiked from Landmannaulagar to Selfoss (via tosmórk (with that weird ‘p’) in 5 days, with 1 day and extra overnight stay in tosmórk. What a magical experience it was!! Not a very technical trail, usually easy to find with the odd part that needs...More

Thank Ik_Bennett
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

This may well be one of the most wonderful places in the world. The hike from Landmannalaugar to Porsmork is simply stunning. Already planning to do it again...

Thank Gregory V
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

This hike is categorised as the best multiday hike in Iceland and with goos reason. The scenery is just so stunning. Weather ca be a bit tricky. Technically is not really challenging, A lot of people do it in 3 days, we took our time...More

3  Thank SIrLancelotBCN
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Beautiful valley with spectacular sceneries, the landscape is breathtaking, the colours of the mountains are incredible. We walked among the lava field, to end our day trip in the thermal water Great family adventure!

4  Thank Grace-Aguiar
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

After difficult and 4x4-only road, this hidden gem won't let anyone sitting in the car. Trek itself is kind of difficult, but what you see even without Sun shining won't get out of your head. No wonder this place is also called "rainbow hills". Colors...More

1  Thank Jakub S
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Iceland is a beautiful country. But this is one of the greatest views there is . I would go there AGAIN. And DON'T forget to take you camera with you . Its is breathtaking and very colourful

Thank Tenorblower
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

Laugavegur is definitely the MOST beautiful trekking trail I have ever been to. It is more beautiful than Inca trail and much easier to hike too. Within the 4-day-3-night journey, we hiked from Landmannalaugar to Þórsmörk while staying in huts at Hrafntinnusker, Hvanngil and Emstrur....More

4  Thank BlueHero
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iamface
4 May 2018|
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Response from valhall88 |
When hiking from Landmannalaugar you are at the start of the Laugavegur trail. For a day trip you can do 5-7 km. loop up to Brennisteinsalda and possibly Blahnukur but Stórihver is too far. Now it is also possible to stay... More
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m1987lexy
23 April 2018|
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Response from Ik_Bennett | Reviewed this property |
We also did it without a guide! The “office shed” on the campsite (near the showers) sell good maps of the area in case you need one.
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