Location

Location for Skalakot

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Address:
Skálakoti, 861 Hvolsvöllur, Iceland

Skálakot coordinates:

63° 34.267′ -19° 47.702′

Driving in from Reykjavík – click here for the link

Drive Suðurlandsvegur (road 1) for about 100 km and then take a left turn on road Skálavegur (road 246).  Drive 2 km on road Skálavegur to our place, Skálakot.

 

               

On your way to Skálakot

There are many interesting sights to see on your way to Skálakot. If you have plenty of time for your drive then we recommend for you to drive the Golden circle and visit the waterfall Gullfoss and the hot spring area of Geysir. It is about three-hour detour. 

You can also visit the Secret Lagoon nearby the village Flúðir as well as stopping by at Friðheimar restaurant.  This would be about two-hour detour. 

If you like to stay on the main road then we can recommend the Lava Center in Hvolsvöllur. There you find a lot of information about the geology of Iceland. 

The waterfallsSeljalandsfoss and Gljúfrabúi are also on your way, and it is perfect to stop by there and stretch the legs a little bit as well and enjoying the beautiful waterfalls.