Reykjavík - Núpstaðaskógar valley - Tvílitihylur waterfalls
Meeting point is at BSI central bus station at 7:15. Our transport leaves BSI at 7:45 to Núpsstaðaskógur where we start our hike. We begin our hike at the bottom of the valley. After a short climb we come to the magnificent waterfalls of Tvílitihylur, we head up along the neatly sculpted canyons of the lower part of Núpsá river. A short climb leads us up to the deeper part of the canyons with walls up to 200 m high. We put up camp in the canyon for the night.
Distance: 8 - 12 km (5 - 8 mi)
Elevation: Ascent 150 m
Walking time: 6 - 7 hrs