Vatnajökul's East Territory
The visitor centre at Skriduklaustur is the information centre for the east territory of Vatnajökull National park. The visitor centre opened in June 2010 and is the first BREEAM certified building in Iceland. The centre also has an interesting exhibition on the area and the nature.
Kverkfjoll and Snaefell are the most renowned destinations within the east territory of Vatnajokull National Park. Both are located in the highlands north of Vatnajokull and a 4x4 vehicle is required to get there.
The visitor centre has a souvenir shop that focuses on locally produced products. Excellent handicap access.Opening hours:
May 2011: Everyday 10-16
June 1 - August 31 2011: Everyday 9-18
September 2011: Everyday 10-16
During the winter 2010 -2011 Snæfellsstofa will be open by appointment only.
Skriðuklaustur • 701 Egilsstaðir
+354 470 0840