Travel search
Can't find it? Try searching for it :)

Mt Thorbjorn

A free standing, hyaloclastite mountain north of Grindavik.

It offers great panoramic view over most of the Reykjanes Peninsula on fine days. The northeastern part of the mountain depicts thermal activity an to its north and northeast is an extensive high temperature area. It is split by a fissure called "The Thieves´ Gap" (Thjofagja), occupied by 15 thieves according to the legend. They were eventually overwhelmed and killed by trickery.

Place_601_1___Selected.jpg
Mt Thorbjorn
GPS Points N63° 51' 54.801" W22° 26' 12.897"

Travel directory for Mt Thorbjorn

The official travel index of Iceland

Others

Alex Guesthouse by Keflavik Airport
Hotels
  • Aðalgata 60
  • 230 Reykjanesbær
  • 421-2800
Nordic Guest House Keflavík
Guesthouses
  • Vesturbraut 10a
  • 230 Reykjanesbær
  • 421-1933
Guesthouse Fiskanes
Guesthouses
  • Hafnargata 17
  • 240 Grindavík
  • 695-8103
Airport Hotel Aurora Star
Hotels
  • Blikavöllur 2
  • 235 Reykjanesbær
  • 595-1900
Little White Castle
Guesthouses
  • Aðalgata 17
  • 230 Reykjanesbær
  • 861-6811
Bergás Guesthouse
Guesthouses
  • Grófin 8
  • 230 Reykjanesbær
  • 865-4236, 421-0088
Fit Hostel by the Airport
Hostels
  • Fitjabraut 6a
  • 260 Reykjanesbær
  • 421-8889
B & B Guesthouse
Guesthouses
  • Hringbraut 92
  • 230 Reykjanesbær
  • 421-8989, 867-4434
Hotel Keilir
Hotels
  • Hafnargata 37
  • 230 Reykjanesbær
  • 420-9800
G. G. Guesthouse
Guesthouses
  • Sólvallagata 11
  • 230 Reykjanesbær
  • 568-1813, 892-4766
Raven´s Bed
Guesthouses
  • Sjávargata 28
  • 260 Reykjanesbær
  • 777-4478, 661-6999
Blue View bed and breakfast
Bed & Breakfast
  • Klettás 21
  • 260 Reykjanesbær
  • 868-4495
Waterfowl Hunters of Iceland
Cottages
  • Syðri-Steinsmýri
  • 880 Kirkjubæjarklaustur
  • 694-1259
A. Bernhard Bed & Breakfast
Bed & Breakfast
  • Vallargata 6
  • 230 Reykjanesbær
  • 421-2399
Guesthouse 1X6
Guesthouses
  • Vesturbraut 3
  • 230 Reykjanesbær
  • 857-1589
Home Guesthouse
Bed & Breakfast
  • Þórsvellir 2
  • 230 Reykjanesbær
  • 897-1827
Ocean Front Iceland
Apartments
  • Minna Knarrarnes
  • 190 Vogar
  • 897-6424 , 852-0285

Others

Localguides.is
Tour Operators
  • Hraunsvegur 2
  • 260 Reykjanesbær
  • 779-7779
Grindavík Golf club
Golf Courses
  • Húsatóftum
  • 240 Grindavík
  • 426-8720
SBK
Tour Operators
  • Grófin 2-4
  • 230 Reykjanesbær
  • 420-6000
Waterfowl Hunters of Iceland
Cottages
  • Syðri-Steinsmýri
  • 880 Kirkjubæjarklaustur
  • 694-1259
Awol
Tour Operators
  • Keilisbraut 771
  • 235 Reykjanesbær
  • 861-2050
Deluxe Iceland
Tour Operators
  • Flugvallarbraut 752
  • 235 Reykjanesbær
  • 490-6006
Hreyfill
Tour Operators
  • Hafnargata 8
  • 230 Reykjanesbær
  • 421 4141
New Horizons
Tour Operators
  • Holtsgata 52
  • 260 Reykjanesbær
  • 857-0646
SaltyTours
Tour Operators
  • Borgarhraun 1
  • 240 Grindavík
  • 820-5750
Iceland explore Tours
Tour Operators
  • Hólagata 35
  • 260 Reykjanesbær
  • 699-4613
Total Tours
Tour Operators
  • Heiðargerði 18
  • 190 Vogar
  • 699-6698
Valtýr Gunnlaugsson
Tour Operators
  • Heiðargerði 18
  • 190 Vogar
  • 699-6698
Keflavíkurrútan
Tour Operators
  • Arnarvöllur 4
  • 235 Reykjanesbær
  • 866-2100
Arctic Horses
Tour Operators
  • Hópsheiði 16
  • 240 Grindavík
  • 848-0143
Olgeir Andrésson
Tour Operators
  • Hraunsvegur 25
  • 260 Reykjanesbær
  • 848-1186
DreamVoices
Tour Operators
  • Guðnýjarbraut 21
  • 260 Reykjanesbær
  • 895-6364
Harpa Ósk Sigurðardóttir
Tour Operators
  • Fjörubraut 1225
  • 260 Reykjanesbær
  • 691-7012
Volcano Tours
Tourist Information Centres
  • Víkurbraut 2
  • 240 Grindavík
  • 426-8822
PRIVATETRAVEL
Tour Operators
  • Hlíðarvegur 52
  • 260 Reykjanesbær
  • 898-5142
Ocean Front Iceland
Apartments
  • Minna Knarrarnes
  • 190 Vogar
  • 897-6424 , 852-0285
EVER4
Tour Operators
  • Fitjabraut 26
  • 230 Reykjanesbær
  • 847-3118
Jónbjörn Breiðfjörð Edduson
Tour Operators
  • Holtsgata 36
  • 260 Reykjanesbær
  • 787-2071
Ice and Fire Tours
Tour Operators
  • Aðalgata 17
  • 230 Reykjanesbær
  • 861-6811
Airport Taxi
Tour Operators
  • Fitjabakki 1d
  • 260 Reykjanesbær
  • 420-1212, 520-1212
destination blue lagoon
Tour Operators
  • Norðurljósavegur 9
  • 240 Grindavík
  • 866-6900
Discover Wild Iceland ehf
Tour Operators
  • Berjarimi 1
  • 112 Reykjavík
  • 897-2108, 553-7000
Vatnsleysuströnd Golf club
Golf Courses
  • Kálfatjörn
  • 190 Vogar
  • 424-6529

The Reykjanes Peninsula

Towns & Villages

Visitors to Iceland who arrive via Keflavik International Airport on the Reykjanes Peninsula may be somewhat surprised by the landscape that greets their eyes as they touch down in Iceland for the very first time. A seemingly endless, green-grey moss-topped lava field blankets the peninsula for as far as the eye can see, and it is this strange and rather other-worldly sight that is your first glimpse of the land of fire and ice. 

Map Garður Sandgerði Reykjanesbær Vogar Grindavík