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About Birding trail

Birding trail Northeast Iceland is a cooperative project by businesses, organizations and individuals in Northeast Iceland to develop and promote birding and birding tourism in the region. Below is a list of participating members with links where applicable (some are in Icelandic only).

We invite you to explore the Northeast Iceland Birding trail and encourage you to take advantage of the services offered by its members who have invested their resources into developing it and continue working on improving access to it and related services.

Service partners



Sel-Hótel Mývatn
Dimmuborgir Guesthouse
Narfastaðir Guesthouse
Hotel Rauðaskriða
Björg Guesthouse
Berg Hostel
Kópasker Hostel
Víðihóll – apartments
Hótel Norðurljós
The Nest Guesthouse
Lyngholt Guesthouse
Farm Hostel Ytra Lón

Sigurgeir’s Bird Museum
Sandur Birdwatching  (ísl)
Fjallasýn & Arctic Nature Experience
Gentle Giants – Whale Watching
North Sailing – Whale Watching
Vatnajökull National Park – Gljúfrastofa

Additional partners

Northeast Iceland Nature Center
Þingeyjarsýsla Birders Society
Hraun, farm in Aðaldalur
Man and Earth – School for the Environment
Oddur Örvar Magnússon
Þórarinn Þórarinsson