Accommodations for all travelers. Adventures for all seasons. Discover a mystical wilderness in the heart of Iceland's central highlands.

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Discover Kerlingarfjöll in comfort

Your staging ground to explore the Icelandic highlands. From our riverside campsite to comfortable private lodges, we offer accommodations for every traveler.

Experience the Highlands

Day tour from Reykjavik

Experience the power of nature in Hveradalir with a tour of its spectacular hot springs. Afterwards, relax in the Highland Baths, surrounded by unparalleled mountain views. This single-day adventure includes transportation from Reykjavík.

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All Travelers are welcome

Highland Baths

Relax in geothermal warmth as you enjoy the breathtaking views.

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FOR ALL SEASONS

All Tours

Searching for the perfect day trip or a more extensive multi-day adventure? Considering a short visit from Reykjavík? Whether you prefer a guided experience or exploring on your own, we have something for everyone. Explore our selection of scheduled and upcoming tours right here. We also offer private tours, tailored to your personal preferences.

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Two seasons

When are you visiting?

Kerlingarfjöll changes with the seasons. We offer different types of accommodations and activities depending on when you visit.

Kerlingarfjöll in summer

June 15 - September 30

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Kerlingarfjöll in winter

October 1 - June 14

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Bistro comfort food

Highland Base Restaurant

Hearty cooking. Alpine-style seating. Amazing views. Our restaurant will keep you cozy and fueled up for your next adventure.

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Highland Base Lodges

Private residences designed for supreme comfort. The ultimate in Highland Base accommodations.

Highland Base Restaurant

80-seat restaurant with bistro comfort food, buffet dining, and a lounge.

Highland Baths

Highland Base Hostel

Standard twin and family rooms offer coziness and warmth in a rustic atmosphere.

Highland Base Hotel

Deluxe rooms and luxury suites provide elevated comfort for lavish explorers.

Highland Base Hut

Sleeping bag accommodations for groups of up to 15 with kitchen and toilets. Summer only.

Highland Base Huts

A-frame huts with sleeping bag accommodations. Summer only.

Highland Base Campsite

A spacious riverside campground. Summer only.

Campsite Service House

Shared facilities—kitchen, toilets , and showers—for campsite and huts. Summer only.

Accessibility

Getting here

In the summer, Highland Base is accessible by car or private transfer. During the winter, we can only be reached via 4x4 super jeep driven by a professional.

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