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The landscape of the North East is a fascinating collage of lakes, mountains, plains, rivers and lava deserts. The volcanic zone covers a large part of the area, offering spectacular sights such as volcanoes, craters and high temperature areas, as well as the vastest lava area in Iceland. 

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he North East has an abundance of places of interest and natural beauty. In between the lava fields there are fertile plains and valleys, which constitute some of Iceland’s most excellent acricultural land. The fish industry thrives in the region. Every small town by the coast has an active port and fishing and fish processing are essential for the economy.

The visitor can choose from a large variety of great attractions and activities, such as Hljóðaklettar (Echo Cliffs), Goðafoss waterfall and the popular Whale Watching tours from Húsavík. The area also includes Europe’s most powerful waterfall, Dettifoss, the extraordinary Lake Mývatn and it’s scenic surroundings as well as Ásbyrgi National Park. The main towns and villages are Akureyri, Húsavík, Kópasker, Grenivík, Reykjahlíð and Laugar. Every visitor can marvel at the awesome beauty of North East Iceland, with its countless mountains and valleys, lava fields, jagged shores and unbelievable views.

Fljotsdalsherad municipality

Fljótsdalshérað is a municipality located in eastern Iceland. As of April 1, 2008, it had a total population of 4,033. At 8884 km², it is the largest municipality in the country by area. The biggest town in the municipality is Egilsstaðir, with a population of 2,300. The wild reindeer of Iceland are most situated in Fljótsdalshérað, where they have a number of 5,000 - 10,000. The largest forest in Iceland, Hallormstaðaskógur is also located in Fljótsdalshérað. 

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Fljótsdalshérað

Egilsstadir town

Egilsstaðir is a town in east Iceland on the banks of Lagarfljót river. It is part of the municipality of Fljótsdalshérað, the county seat of Norður-Múlasýsla and the largest settlement of the Austurland region with, as of 2011, a population of 2,257 inhabitants.

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Egilsstaðir

Eskifjordur fjord

Eskifjörður, or also Eskifjordur, is a town and port in eastern Iceland with a large fishing industry. It has a population of 1,043 and constitutes one of the most populated villages part of the municipality of Fjarðabyggð.

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Eskifjörður

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Eskifjordur harbor

Hólmatungur hiking place in the North East Iceland

Hólmatungur hiking place in the North East Iceland


Webcam feed of road conditions in North East Iceland

Here below you can find a direct feed from selected roads in North East Iceland.

 

Hringvegur (1) Ring Road, Fljótsheiði

Location Map:

Fljótsheiði 

Webcam feeds:

Fljotsdalsheidi to the West

On the road

Fljotsdalsheidi to the East

 

Norðausturvegur road (85), Kaldakinn

Location Map:

Kaldakinn 

Webcam feeds:

Kaldakinn to the North

 On the road

Kaldakinn to the South

 

Hringvegur (1) Ring road, Mývatnsheiði

Location Map:

Mývatnsheiði 

Webcam feeds:

Myvatnsheidi to the North

On the road

Myvatnsheidi to the South

 

Hringvegur (1) Ring road, Mývatnsöræfi

Location Map:

Mývatnsöræfi 

Webcam feeds:

Myvatnsoraefi to the West

On the road

Myvatnsoraefi to the East

 

Hringvegur (1), Ring road, Biskupsháls

Location Map:

Biskupsháls 

Webcam feeds:

Biskupshals to the North

On the road

Biskupshals to the South

 

Hringvegur (1) Ring road, Möðrudalsöræfi

Location Map:

Möðrudalsöræfi 

Webcam feeds:

Modrudalsoraefi to the North West

On the road 

Modrudalsoraefi to the South East

 

Norðausturvegur road (85), Tjörnes

Location Map:

Tjörnes 

Webcam feeds:

Tjornes to the North 

On the road 

Tjornes to the South

 

Norðausturvegur road (85), Hófaskarð

Location Map:

Hófaskarð 

Webcam feeds:

Hofaskard to the East 

On the road 

Hofaskard to the West

 

Norðausturvegur road (85), Hálsar

Location Map:

Hálsar 

Webcam feeds:

Halsar to the North 

On the road 

Halsar to the South

 

Norðausturvegur road (85), Brekknaheiði

Location Map:

Brekknaheiði 

Webcam feeds:

Brekknaheidi to the North 

On the road 

Brekknaheidi to the South

 

Norðausturvegur road (85), Finnafjörður

Location Map:

Finnafjörður 

Webcam feeds:

Finnafjordur to the North 

On the road 

Finnafjordur to the South

 

Norðausturvegur road (85), Sandvíkurheiði

Location Map:

Sandvíkurheiði

Webcam feeds:

Sandvikurheidi to the South 

On the road 

Sandvikurheidi to the North

 

Norðausturvegur road (85), Vopnafjarðarleið

Location Map:

Vopnafjarðarleið 

Webcam feeds:

Vopnafjardarleid to the South West 

On the road 

Vopnafjardarleid to the North East

 

Norðausturvegur road (85), Vopnafjarðarheiði

Location Map:

Vopnafjarðarheiði 

Webcam feeds:

Vopnafjardarheidi to the South West 

On the road 

Vopnafjardarheidi to the North East

 

Hringvegur (1) Ring road, Jökuldalur

Location Map:

Jökuldalur 

Webcam feeds:

Jokuldalur to the West 

On the road 

Jokuldalur to the East

 

Hringvegur (1) Ring road, Jökulsá á Dal

Location Map:

Jökulsá 

Webcam feeds:

Jokulsa a Dal to the East 

On the road 

Jokulsa a Dal to the North

 

Borgarfjarðarvegur road (94), Vatnsskarð Eystra

Location Map:

Vatnsskarð  

Webcam feeds:

Vatnsskard Eystra to the North West 

On the road 

Vatnsskard Eystra to the East

 

Seyðisfjarðarvegur road (93), Fjarðarheiði

Location Map:

Fjarðarheiði 

Webcam feeds:

Fjardarheidi to the North West

On the road 

Fjardarheidi to the South East


 

 

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