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Kirkjubæjarstofa

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Exhibition and study centre on the nature, history and culture of the region.

Kirkjubæjarstofa

Kirkjubæjarstofa

Exhibition and study centre on the nature, history and culture of the region.
Kirkjubæjarklaustur Swimming Pool

Kirkjubæjarklaustur Swimming Pool

Where you can watch the Waterfall from the Hot Tube ! The sports center at Kirkjubæjarklaustur is in the middle of the village . The Sports Center has
Hotel Klaustur

Hotel Klaustur

Hotel Klaustur is ideally located for trips to the biggest glacier in Europe – Vatnajökull, Laki Craters and Skaftafell National Park, as well as the
Skaftárstofa Visitor Centre, Kirkjubæjarklaustur

Skaftárstofa Visitor Centre, Kirkjubæjarklaustur

In Kirkjubæjarklaustur the Tourist Information Office is situated in Skaftárstofa, on your left hand as you drive through the village. At Skaftárstofa
KIRKJUBÆJARKLAUSTUR

KIRKJUBÆJARKLAUSTUR

SkaftárhreppurSkaftárhreppur district is the center of the south of Iceland and the perfect location to stay while taking day tours to see many of Ice
Reverend Jón Steingrímsson chapel

Reverend Jón Steingrímsson chapel

The chapel at Kirkjubæjarklaustur was consecrated in 1974. It was built in the memory of reverend Jón Steingrímsson, fire cleric (1728-1791). He said
Kirkjugólf

Kirkjugólf

Kirkjugólf or ‘the church floor’ is an 80 square meter expanse of columnar basalt stone slabs which have slowly eroded during the time when sea covere
Systrafoss Waterfall

Systrafoss Waterfall

Systrafoss is the name of the waterfall where the river Fossá falls from the lake Systravatn, over the mountain edge above Kirkjubæjarklaustur. Low do
Systrastapi

Systrastapi

In 1186 a nun monastery was established in Kirkjubær á Síðu. It was later called Kirkjubæjarklaustur and the topographical names Systrastapi and Systr
Landbrotshólar

Landbrotshólar

In Landbrot, right next to Kirkjubæjarklaustur, are Landbrotshólar, many clusters of pseudocraters, formed in the Eldgjá eruption in 934 to 940 when l

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Adventure Hotel Geirland Síða 880 Kirkjubæjarklaustur 487-4677
Iceland National Park Tours Klausturvegur 6 880 Kirkjubæjarklaustur 478-1400
Kaffi Munkar Klausturvegur 3-5 880 Kirkjubæjarklaustur 567-7600
Kirkjubær Camping Ground Kirkjubær 2 880 Kirkjubæjarklaustur 894-4495
Klausturhof Guesthouse Klausturvegur 1-5 880 Kirkjubæjarklaustur 567-7600
Kleifar-Mörk Camping Ground Við Geirlandsveg 880 Kirkjubæjarklaustur 487-4675
Magma Hotel Tunga 880 Kirkjubæjarklaustur 420-0800
Systrakaffi Klausturvegi 12 880 Kirkjubæjarklaustur 487-4848