Iceland Trippers 

Best Places to Hike in Iceland 

Easy Hikes in Iceland

Not all of the top hikes have to be multi-day treks, so if you aren’t into that type of thing you have come to the right place.

From stunning waterfalls to black sand beaches and glacier lagoons, easy hikes in Iceland abound.

While you are standing in front of Skogafoss, turn to your right and you will see a stairwell heading up the right side of the mountain next to the waterfall.

Skogafoss Waterfall

If you are staying in Reykjavik and are looking for the best hikes in Iceland that are nearby, the Mount Esja Trail is the perfect day hike for you.

The Mount Esja Trail

The Arnarstapi To Hellnar Cliff Walk

To get to the Arnarstapi hike, head to the Snaefellsnes Penninsula in west Iceland and put Arnarstapi in your GPS.

The Skaftafellsjokull Hike In Iceland

The view of the Skaftafellsjökull Glacier is well worth the walk and it starts by the visitor center and parking lot so getting there couldn’t be easier!

Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon

Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon is considered one of the best easy hikes in Iceland, but be aware that the first part is a steep uphill.

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