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Snaefellsstofa Visitor Center

Skriduklaustur, Egilsstadir 701, Iceland
+354 470 0840
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The visitors center has restrooms (WC), maps, tours and snack. Load up before your day in the park... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
TRivers142
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Boston, Massachusetts
Worth a quick stop if coming this way

Good, informative display comprising write-ups/posters, interactive exhibits, and artefacts. The... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2017
cyk179
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Singapore, Singapore
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Visitor and Information Center for the eastern territory of Vatnajokull National Park. Exhibition about nature and life in the highlands, multimedia and educational activites for children. Souvenir shop on site.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Skriduklaustur, Egilsstadir 701, Iceland
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

The visitors center has restrooms (WC), maps, tours and snack. Load up before your day in the park or on an excursion.

Thank TRivers142
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Good, informative display comprising write-ups/posters, interactive exhibits, and artefacts. The staff were very friendly and proactive, coming up to offer help and explanations. The washrooms were large and clean.

Thank cyk179
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Very educational stop, learn about the area and animals, snacks and drinks available, clean restrooms and gift shop.

Thank LifeAtlasTravel
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

A place to improve your understanding of this part of Iceland. Good interactive displays to add to your knowledge as well as a cafe, toilets and a fine view of the valley. Good any day but exceptionally useful if the weather is poor!

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Before visiting the east part of Vatnajökull national park you should differently make a stop at Snæfellsstofa. They have a super informative exhibition and I can say that the visitor center is a good representation of the wonderful national park. The rangers there were very...More

Thank Heiða S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Unexpected pleasure. We were just going to check inside for a moment, but we were in more than an hour - could be a lot longer.

Thank _gudrunthorhalls
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped in with friends who were showing us the area. Was great to have a center that was able to teach a bit more about Iceland and help us to be more informed about the country and area that we are traveling in. The staff...More

Thank JSabs11
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

The staff is very friendly there. In the center is a free museum included and a souvenir shop. You can also drink a coffee there.

Thank Marajade31
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This was an interesting and educational visit. The guide must have been used to groups of children though, because she talked to us like we were around 6 years old. There is also a shop with beautiful things.

Thank Anette12345
Reviewed 19 September 2016

There is a lot of local geological information in the centre itself as well as providing good tourist information about the local area. Well worth stopping at and finding out any thing you need to know as well as learning something about the region.

Thank Ali921
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