Information about Stakkholtsgjá

 

Stakkholtsgja is an up to 100 meters deep and  2 kilometers long canyon in South Iceland.

The canyon is located near the entrance to Thorsmork. It has a narrow riverbed and ends in a beautiful waterfall.

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Attractions nearby Stakkholtsgjá

Þórsmörk

Nestled between the glaciers Eyjafjallajökull, Mýrdalsjökull, and Tindfjallajökull is Þórsmörk, the Valley o...

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Gígjökull

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Eyjafjallajökull

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Fimmvörðuháls

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Móði

  Modi is one of the two youngest craters in Iceland, along with Magni. These two craters are situated between glaciers Myrdalsjokull and Eyjaf...

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Magni

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Tindfjallajökull

Located in south Iceland, Tindfjallajökull ('The glacier of peak mountains') is a stratovolcano that is covered by a small glacier of 19 ...

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Seljavallalaug

 Credit: Wikimedia, Creative Commons, photo by Johannes Martin. Seljavallalaug is an outdoor swimming pool in South Iceland, roughly ten kilomet...

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Markarfljótsgljúfur Canyon

Photo Credit: Wikimedia. Creative Commons. Borvan53. Markarfljótsgljúfur is a canyon in Iceland's southern Highlands, west of ...

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Nauthúsagil

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Þorvaldseyri

Credit: Wikimedia, Creative Commons, Photo by Matt Riggott Þorvaldseyri is a historic farm located beneath Iceland’s most famous volcano,...

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Skógafoss

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Skógar

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Kvernufoss

Photo by Regína Hrönn Ragnarsdóttir. Kvernufoss is a waterfall with a drop of 30 metres (98 feet) in South Iceland. Considered a h...

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Skogar Museum - Skógarsafn

Photo from the Skógar Museum Skógar Museum is a cultural heritage museum in south Iceland. Located near one of the most popular waterf...

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Laugavegur hiking trail

The Laugavegur is one of the most popular hiking trails in Iceland. The scenery is breathtaking in its beauty and extremely varied, displaying example...

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Sólheimajökull

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Mýrdalsjökull

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Faxi

Credit: Wikimedia, Creative Commons. Photo by Kkaefer. Faxi is a wide, serene waterfall in South Iceland. It can be found in the Tungufljót Ri...

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Katla volcano

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Tours near Stakkholtsgjá

Thorsmork Super Jeep Day Tour

Join an exciting Super Jeep tour to Þórsmörk Nature Reserve, a place so beautiful that its name......

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Thorsmork Valley & Volcano Eyjafjallajokull | Super Jeep Tour

Hop aboard a mighty super jeep for a day tour of South Iceland, visiting the lush valley of......

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9-Hour Day Tour to Seljalandsfoss & Thorsmork Valley

Step right up for this tour of one of the most beautiful, untouched wilds of Iceland, the valley......

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Private South Coast Tour | Thorsmork Hiking & Super Jeep

Witness the versatile wonders of the South Coast on this private super jeep excursion, visiting......

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Thorsmork by Super Jeep| 2 days & 1 night

Join us on this adventurous two days and one night tour into Þórsmörk Valley. Experience a once......

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Thorsmork Hikes & The Golden Circle | 3-Day Tour

Join this three-day tour exploring some of Iceland’s most spectacular locations, visiting the......

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2-Day Thorsmork Exploration

Explore a beautiful valley hidden between three glaciers in the barren Highlands of Iceland with......

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