South

Haukadalur Forest

(Close to Geysir)
Interesting recreation forest with marked hiking trails and a path specially designed for wheelchair access.

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Laugarvatn Forest

(Camping)
Considerable forest area, nice mixture of birch shrubs and planted tree species.

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Múlakot Arboretum

(18 km E of Hvolsvöllur, road 261)
In Múlakot you will find a nice arboretum with rare species. Spectacular scenery towards mountains, glaciers as well as to the glacial river running down the valley. Here the Icelandic Forest Service had it's first plant nursery in South-Iceland.

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Kirkjubæjarklaustur Grove

(Camping)
Nice grove with quite a number of tree species in beautiful landscape. Icing on the cake is the waterfall Systrafoss (Sister's Waterfall).

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