Hut Itinerary: Reykjavík - Landmannalaugar - Hrafntinnusker
You will take the public scheduled bus that, during the summer months drives the mountain tracks that lead to Landmannalaugar, passing by the Hekla volcano and other volcanoes in the Dómadalur area. The bus leaves at 08:00 from Reykjavík. Arriving in Landmannalaugar at noon, it is ideal to have lunch and then head south into the mountains. The trail takes you past small gorges, steaming hot springs and yellow mountain ridges. Arrival at Hrafntinnusker mountain hut in the late afternoon, were you will stay the night,.
Distance: 12 km (7.5 mi)
Walking time: 4 - 5 hrs
Ascent: 470 m (1540 ft)
“My husband and I recently visited the magical land of Iceland mainly because we are avid hikers and wanted to do the famous Landmannalaugar - Þórsmörk hike. We decided to do the trek version that meant we would be only carrying our daypack during the hike and the rest of our equipment would be transported to the huts we would be spending each night in by jeep each day. It was the first time we hadn't carried all our own equipment, and for me it made the experience more enjoyable…”