Welcome to Systragil Camping Ground

Nestled in the woods by the flowing stream

Systragil is a well placed camping site with facilities for tents, tent trailers and campers.
The camping site is equipped with electricity, cooking facility, playground, heated toilet facilities, washing machine, warm water, shower and waste disposal for mobile homes.

Systragil Camping Ground stands by road no. 833, about 2 km off of road no. 1.

Systragil Camping Ground is located centrally in North Iceland. Within an hour drive are Goðafoss waterfall (25 km), Laufás parsonage  (20 km), town of Akureyri (16 km), Húsavík village (65 km) and lake Mývatn where you can explore Námaskarð (an expanse of hot sulfuric mud springs and fumaroles), Dimmuborgir lava field and Jarðböðin thermal baths (60 – 75 km).

Open from June 1st. until September 30th.

Summer 2024

1900 isk,- a person per night.
1400 isk,- seniors, per night.
Children under the age of 16 stay free of charge when accompanied by adults
Electricity 1.000 isk,- per day.
Shower 2 x 100,- isk. for 5 min.
Washing machine 5 x 100,- isk.

Further information :

Tjaldsvæðið Systragil
Hróarsstaðir – 607 Akureyri
E-mail: systragil@simnet.is
Tel: (+354) 8602213

The camping ground is located at Hróarsstaðir farm in the valley of Fnjóskadalur in the county of Suður-Þingeyjarsýsla, North Iceland. The camping ground is on the west side of the valley, facing the largest natural birch wood in Iceland, Vaglaskógur. Close by are Lundsvöllur a nine hole golf course (3 km) and swimming pools at Illugastaðir (10 km) and Stórutjarnaskóli (13 km).

 A small shop is at Illugastaðir. Marked walking paths can be found both in Vaglaskógur and next to the camping ground. The area is lush with greenery and mushrooms and berries can be found in the area.


How to get there


The Camping Site and surrounding area. Beautiful nature and variation of activities.

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The Camping Ground

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