Embark on a 7-hour exploration tour of Gjástykki Valley and discover the rich nature of the region. You will have the full attention of our guides, who are knowledgeable and very professional. Also, enjoy the picturesque view of the landscapes that include lava fields, cliffs, and rift formations.
Created by a rift, Gjástykki is a valley between Krafla and Kelduhverfi. The valley is part of the same volcanic zone as Krafla.
The interesting feature about Gjástykki is that it reflects the movement characteristics of plate tectonics. this phenomenon is commonly referred to as divergent boundaries, & is accompanied by volcanic activity and rift formation, resulting in lava fields and cliffs, some of which measure dozens of meters in height.