Go back

Tunguheiði on Tjörnes

Tunguheiði on Tjörnes

Tour by Akureyri Touring Club
Akureyri Touring Club

Tonguheiði on Tjörnes

Departure at 8

Tour by bus from the club office at, Strandgata 23.
Guide: Sigurgeir Sigurðsson.

Drive to the town of Syðri-Tungu in Tjörnes and walk from there via Skarðsbrekka and Tunguheiði to Fjöllum in Kelduhverfi, but the heath is an old national trail. Tunguheiði is steep to the east but slopes down to Tjörnes. On top of it is Biskupsás (532 m) from where the view is good on a good day.

Total distance 15-16 km. Walking height 400 m.Price: 14,500/16,500.
Included: Tour guide and bus.

Saturday, July 22
Strandgata 23, Akureyri