COTTAGE AND CAMPING
TJALDSVÆÐIÐ KIRKJUBÆ II
Welcome to the Tjalssvæðið Kirkjubaer 2, cottages and camping.We take pride in offering one of the best equipped camping facilities in Iceland. In addition to camping, we also offer sleeping bag accomodation in seven new cottages.
We are situated in the small village of Kirkjubæjarklaustur, by road 1, 260 km east of Reykjavík. Go into the village and turn right at Klausturvegur 15 (about 500 m from the N1 gas station).
In Kirkjubæjarklaustur you find swimmingpool and gym, open 10-20 every day, supermarket, restaurants, vinestore and handwork shop. See photo
Kirkjubær II is a prime location to serve as your basis for daytours to some of Iceland most remarkable natural attractions, such as Fjaðrárgljúfur (6 km) Skaftafell National Park (70 km) and The amazing Jökulsárlón (120 km).
In the summer you can go daytours by bus or super jeep to Laki craters, Eldgjá volcanic flissure and the beautiful lake Langi sjór. See more information on Vatnajokull National Park.
Skaftárstofa, visitor centres Vatnajökull National Park, is located in Kirkjubæjarklaustur. Skaftárstofa is open every day from 9 to 18. There you find free wifi!
Our place: GPS: N 63 47,507 W 018 02,887
Three Walking Paths from the Tjaldstæðið Kirkjubær II
The turkish line: Love path, from Tjaldsvæði Kirkjubær II to the waterfall, Systrafoss, to the wood and up to the lake, Systravatn. Follow the path to the east, go to see Stjórnarfoss and Kirkjugólf on the way to Kirkjubær II. (5 km)
The yellow line: Easy path, near Skaftá to Systrastapi. (5 km)
The dark blue line: Short walk from Tjaldsvæði Kirkjubæ II to Stjórnarfoss and Kirkjugólf. (2 km)