Fjadrargljufur Canyon

Fjadrargljufur Canyon

Fjadrargljufur Canyon, is known as Fjaðrárgljúfur, is located close to Kirkjubæjarklaustur in Iceland
Fjadrargljufur Canyon or Fjaðrárgljúfur is a canyon in south east Iceland which is up to 100 m deep and about 2 kilometres long, with the Fjaðrá river flowing through it. It is located near the Ring Road, not far from the village of Kirkjubæjarklaustur.
According to EnjoyIceland , there is a walking route along the eastern edge, and it is possible to walk up through the canyon, though then one must wade across the river.

How to get there:
To go to Fjadrargljufur Canyon Take road no. 1 from Selfoss direction Höfn. Just before arriving at Kirkjubæjarklaustur take exit to road no. F206 to Lakagígjar. After few minutes drive the road to Laki leads to the right. Do not take the right turn to Laki instead you should continue the drive for few more minutes until you arrive at Fjaðrárgljúfur.
Source: http://www.enjoyiceland.is/Places/All_Regions/Attractions/Natural_wonders/278/default.aspx

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