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Camping in Žakgil

Žakgil is located between Höfšabrekkuafrétti and Mżrdalssandur. The name “Žakgil”, žak meaning roof and gil meaning canyon, and as the name suggests the weather is usually very good.
To get there you turn up from road nr.1 by Höfšabrekka (5 km east of Vķk). The road up to the camping site used to be a part of hightway nr. 1 until 1955. Just follow that road and you will find a sign that ponts at Žakgil.
On site, there are a lot of bautiful hiking routes fit for everyone. Camping site, bathrooms and shower are available. The dining room is a naturally formed cave, and in it there is a grill and a fireplace.
Address: Žakgil • Sigtśni 6 • 870 Vķk • Iceland
Phone: + 354 8934889/ +354 853 4889/
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Stóra Mörk
Stóra-Mörk the a farm of one of Njala“s historical persone Ketill Sigfśsson and his wife Žorgeršur Njįlsdóttir around the year 1000. In Stóra-Mörk 3 is now a dairy and a sheep farm and a farm holiday guesthouse open all year round



Snorkeling in Iceland
Snorkeling Silfra, a rift in the lake Thingvellir is the ultimate experience on your stay in Iceland. Something out of the ordinary! The water is between 2 and 4°C cold and is the clearest on this planet. You will be snorkeling right between the American and the European continents. We will provide you with dive dry suits and thermo undergarments that will keep you warm and comfortable.


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