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  • mynd af Iceland - Laugavegur (Thorsmork to Landmannalaugar)

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Tími  3 dagar 4 klukkustundir 49 mínútur

Hnit 5073

Uploaded 14. júlí 2017

Recorded júlí 2017

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1.127 m
275 m
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14
27
54,2 km

Skoðað 297sinnum, niðurhalað 13 sinni

nálægt Skogar, Suðurland (Lýðveldið Ísland)

Details

Day 1 : Thorsmork to Ermstrur (16.33 km)
Day 2 : Emstrur to Alfavatn (16.59 km)
Day 3 : Alfavatn to Hrafntinnusker (10.97 km)
Day 4 : Hrafntinnusker to Landmannalaugar (10.07 km)

This can be done in 2 to 3 days, especially if you're going the other "usual" way.

Introduction to the trail

The Landmannalaugar – Thorsmork route is called “Laugavegurinn”, The Hot Spring Route, which is very appropriate. It is clearly marked between the huts in Landmannalaugar, Hrafntinnusker (Obsidian Skerry), on lake Alftavatn (The Lake of the Whooper Swans) and on river Sydri-Emstrua in Fremri-Botnar.

The trail “Laugavegurinn” is one of the most popular and most travelled hiking trails in Icelandic wilderness. It is equally popular with domestic and foreign hikers. This is not without a reason as the trail offers a great variety of landscape. Mountains in almost every colour of the rainbow, great glaciers, roaring hot springs, big rivers and lakes. Generally the hike lasts four days and the starting point is Landmannalaugar (altitude approx. 600 meters) Overnighting is in huts but you have to supply your own sleeping bag. Those with confirmed reservations have a higher priority so it is important to look in advance if you want to have a certain place to stay.

Source: https://www.nat.is/laugavegur-hike-from-landmannalaugar-to-thorsmork/

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