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Tourist Info Iceland - Austurland

Cities and Counties

Visit Austurland

Borgarfjörður Eystri
Djúpivogshreppur
Sveitarfélagið Múlaþing, Egilsstaðir
Visit Egilsstaðir
Fjarðabyggð
Hengifoss & Hallormsstaður
Sveitarfélagið Hornafjörður, Höfn
Seyðisfjarðarkaupstaður
Visit Seyðisfjörður
Vopnafjörður

Sights

Vatnajökulsþjoðgarður National Parks: Jökulsárgljúfur, Skaftafell, Vatnajökull
Lagarfljótsormurinn Egilsstaðir, the icelandic "Nessie"
Minjasafns Austurlands Egilsstaðir, East Iceland Heritage Museum
Skriðuklaustur - Gunnarsstofnun Egilsstaðir
Frakkar á Íslandsmiðum Fáskrúðsfjörður, museum about french fishermen in Iceland
Minjasafnið á Bustarfelli Hofsárdalur (nearby Vopnafjörður), museum
Visit Vatnajökull Hornafjörður
Jökulsárlón - Glacier Lagoon Höfn, also boat and glacier tours
Stuðlagil Canyon Jökuldalur (west of Egisstaðir)
Fjarðarselsvirkjun Seyðisfjörður, historical power station and museum
Skaftfell Seyðisfjörður, culture center, also café with internet access
Tækniminjasafn Austurlands Seyðisfjörður, technical museum, was severely hit by a landslide and is closed until further notice
Fjallsárlón Öræfi, a slightly smaller glacier lagoon west of the famous Jökulsárlón

Activities

Borgarfjörður - Lundinn í Hafnarhölma Borgarfjörður, bird watching
Ferðafélag Fljótsdalshéraðs Egilsstaðir, hiking tours
Stóri-Bakki Egilsstaðir, horse riding tours
Vök Baths Egilsstaðir, geothermal bath
Skíðamiðsöð Austurlands Oddsskarði Eskifjörður, ski area
Hólmur Farm Hornafjörður, coast-trips, reindeer inspections, farm zoo, etc.
Dynjandi Farm Holidays Höfn, hiking, horseback tours, bird watching, etc.
Glacier Adventure Höfn, glacier and ice cave tours
Glacier Jeeps - Ice & Adventure Höfn, Vatnajökull glacier tours
Iceguide Höfn, glacier tours on the Vatnajökull
Icehover Höfn, Hovercraft touren at the Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon
stepman Höfn, first class private glacier and mountain tours
Vatnajökull Glacier Tours Höfn, adventure tours on Icelands largest glacier
Fjalladýrð Möðrudal (nearby Egilsstaðir), outdoor tours
Náttúrustofu Austurlands Neskaupstað, hiking tours
Golfklúbbur Seyðisfjarðar Seyðisfjörður
Seyðisfjörður Tours Seyðisfjörður, walking, bike and hiking tours
Skíðafélagið í Stafdal Seyðisfjörður, ski area
Ferðafélags Fjarðamanna Austfjörðum Skíðaskálanum í Oddsskarði, hiking tours
Local Guide of Vatnajökull Öræfi, travel service and mountain guides

Other Information

Austurbrú Egilsstaðir, Business and Regional Development Centre of East-Iceland
Skógræktin - Þjóðskógar á Austurlandi Egilsstaðir, regional forests
Slátúrhúsið Menningarsetur Egilsstaðir, culture centre with focus on theatre and dance
Taxi Höfn Höfn, taxi and local tours
Port of Seyðisfjarðar Seyðisfjörður
Skálanes Skálanes (nearby Seydisfjörður), research centre
Móðir Jörð Vallanes (nearby Egilsstaðir), ecological farm
Kárahnjúkar Végarður, dam and power plant southwest of Egilsstaðir
Vopnafjörður.is Vopnafjörður, local web portal

Restaurants

Blábjörg - Frystiklefinn Cafe & Bar Borgarfjörður
Hjáleigan Café Bustarfell (southwest of Vopnafjörður)
Bragðavellir Cottages & Barn Restaurant Djúpivogur
Salt Café & Bistro Egilsstaðir
Mjóeyri Fjordlife Eskifjörður
Bókakaffi Hlöðum Fellabær
Árnanes Country Hotel Hornafjörður
Kaffi Hornið Höfn
Pakkhús Höfn
Tærgesen Reyðarfjörður
Hótel Aldan Veitingastaðir Seyðisfjörður, highly recommendable
Norð Austur - Sushi & Bar Seyðisfjörður (Norðurgata)
Síreksstaðir Vopnafjörður
Fjallsárlón Frost Restaurant Öræfi

Travel Agencies

Tanni Travel Eskifjörður, bus tours