There are cliffs, forests, rivers and an immensely large variety of birdlife that holidaymakers will enjoy. Eastern Iceland is a splendid showcase of natural history and formations. While staying in Eastern Iceland holiday cottages, you can enjoy local culture and stunning panoramic views of diverse and breathtaking landscapes. There are plenty of physical activities to enjoy as well, if your idea of a perfect holiday is exercise and fresh air. Eastern Iceland holiday rentals can also be found in the many towns and villages spread all over the region. Each of them has a unique character about it and makes for great exploration on foot. For instance, the village of Bakkagerði is renowned for its natural beauty and is one of the best places to go hiking. It is in the Borgarfjörður region, which has the fabled Elves Castle.
Favourite Destinations (Eastern Iceland)
Eastern Iceland Cottage Rentals - the region where fairytales are born
Eastern Iceland holiday homes can also be found in places like Eskifjörður and Djúpivogur. Eskifjörður is known for its history as a trading post since 1789 and this quaint seaside village sits in the middle of crystal clear fjords and boasts a couple of mountains that are worth a visit. The Hólmatindur, for instance, reaches to a height of 985 metres above sea level. There is also a Maritime Museum, which is great to visit. Djúpivogur is a birdwatcher’s paradise. It is home to the oldest house in the region, dating back to 1790. There is also the ‘wish granting mountain’ called Búlandstindur, which towers at a height of more than 1,060 metres. This village is also home to the Búlandsnes Bird Sanctuary.
Rent Eastern Iceland Holiday Rentals and enjoy stunning panoramic views of beautiful landscapes
Staying in Eastern Iceland holiday rentals will also give you an opportunity to catch a glimpse of the famous reindeer in this place. You can head to the Vatnajökul National Park where you can trek across the landscape and get an opportunity to spot the reindeer in the region. You can also see the Snæfell, a dormant volcano. The Eastern Highlands here is the home to reindeer. There are plenty of nature trails to explore when you stay in Eastern Iceland holiday rentals and these trails will take you through fjords, mountains and give you spectacular coastal views. Eastern Iceland holiday rentals can put you in the middle of a magical and enchanting land and you will almost start believing in fairy tales and fables.
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