The Abandoned Farm Tour

June - September Daily About 4 hours East Iceland - Meet on location Easy

This tranquil family-friendly hike will lead you to the abandoned Klief farm where you’ll be able to take your time to absorb the beautiful surroundings and enjoy a cup of delicious hot chocolate or coffee.

Daredevils can try their hand at winching themselves across the Jökulsá river by a traditional cableway.

This is your chance to experience untouched Icelandic nature in East Iceland, and walk the trail less travelled by.

Tour highlights

Visit the Iceland Wilderness Center

Exciting cableway ride over Jökulsá river

Untouched Icelandic nature



  • Guided 3-4 hour hiking tour
  • Cableway ride over Jökulsá river

Optional extra

  • Packed lunch and refreshments.

Good to know

This tour meets on location at Egilsstaðir, Fljótsdal, Egilsstaðir 701. The closest settlements to the Wilderness Center are Reyðarfjörður and Fáskrúðsfjörður.

Please remember to wear water- and windproof clothing (including sturdy shoes) that will keep you warm and dry. Bring thermal layers, a winter hat, scarf, gloves, and warm socks as well.

Remember to bring water to stay hydrated.

Don’t forget your camera!


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