Information about Kistufell

Kistufell is a mountain in north Iceland, with a highest point of 1450 metres (4757 ft).

Hiking and super jeep tours run up the mountain slopes. From here, you can attain spectacular views over Vatnajökull glacier and National Park, as well as the tallest freestanding mountain in Iceland, Mount Snæfell

Kistufell is part of the Bárðabunga volcanic system, which is renowned for its many earthquakes. An eruption is expected in this area at any time.

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Tours near Kistufell

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