Herðubreið is the national mountain of Iceland and by many considered the most beautiful mountain in Iceland. Technically it is a toya volcano, flat shaped mountain created by under glacier volcanic activity.


How to find and get to (and on) Herðubreið:

First, you have to cross several rivers. But when you are already somewhere in Highlands, you cant miss it, because Herðubreið is to be seen from everywhere. An omnipotent mountain.

GPS coordinates of Herðubreið: 65.177493, -16.349204 Take me there!

Photos of the Herðubreið mountain: