Abandoned Farm
Duration: 3–4 hours Distance: 6 km Operated: 14 June – 14 September Departures: Every Wednesday at 9 am and upon request Departing from: The Wilderness Center Difficulty:   Group size: 4–25 Minimum age: No age limit Language: gb[1] Price: 8,500 ISK

OVERVIEW A pleasant family hike destined for the abandoned farm of Kleif where we will take time to absorb the beautiful surroundings and enjoy a cup of hot chocolate or coffee. Those who dare can try their hand at winching themselves across the Jökulsá river by a traditional cableway.
Suggested gear

  • Rain jacket or soft shell jacket
  • Rain pants or soft shell pants
  • Warm sweater or fleece jacket
  • Gloves
  • Woolen cap
  • Shoes suited to terrain
  • Water bottle (but you can also take a sip from some of the natural springs on the way)
  • Snack (you can also get provisions at the Wilderness Center)
  • Camera

We provide

  • Fully guided tour


  • Packed lunch and refreshments