The campsite at Skogar is at a genuinely nice location. The view from this site is spectacular, Skógarfoss, the surrounding highlands like Skógarheiði and mountain Drangshlíðarfjall.
Visiting Skogar is always a wonderful experience. Many tourists visit this area. Hiking from Skógar to Þórsmörk is extremely popular. This hiking trail is called Fimmvörðuháls.
Visitors can walk a path, stairs, for a magnificent view over the waterfall Skógarfoss. It is also possible to hike up mountain Drangshlíðarfjall. That hiking trail is very steep. Drangshlíðarfjall is about 476m high. If hikers start at Drangshlíðardalsvegur, the hike is about 3 Km. long. Other hiking trails are for example Kvernugil. In Kvernugil there is a beautiful waterfall, like Seljalandsfoss, where visitors can walk behind the waterfall.
On Skogar campsite you will find electricity and cold water. Toilets are not heated. Here you can find areas for campervans. There are some restaurants nearby. Next supermarket and gas station is at Vik in Mýrdalur, about 33 Km. distance.
– Cold water
– Dogs allowed