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    There is a campsite at Þakgil and is located between Mýrdalsjökull (Mt. Katla) and Mýrdalssand. The name can be translated as "the canyon with a roof". The road to Þakgil is 14km from highway number 1 is one of the most beautiful "entrance" to a camp site that I've travelled to. The landscape is amazing around the road as well as further away. The camp site itself will be revealed at the last turn.

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    1. Óli Már 40 months ago | reply

      @ I can well understand that. It's amazing place.

    2. julianbialowas 38 months ago | reply

      The green is amazing against the fog!
      So much of Iceland I've yet to see,
      I'll be stopping here next time for sure.

    3. jordangordon 37 months ago | reply


      Your photograph has been featured on the new blog skylightsandspirits.tumblr.com/
      Awesome photo!


    4. Óli Már 28 months ago | reply

      Thanks it truly is a magical place to visit.

    5. inferno artist 27 months ago | reply

      Whoa..oh oh, man, that thing's unreal.

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