East Iceland

East Iceland is the region of home to Vatnajökull, Europe's largest glacier. East Iceland is a vast and very diverse region. Vatnajökull, Europe's largest glacier, sits on the mountaintops of the south-east, with only a narrow strip of land between the sea and the glacier.

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(pronounced something like "herpn", also known as í Hornafirði, is a town in , at the south-eastern corner of the country.


in is the largest national park in Europe.

is in southeast . literally means glacier lagoon.

is the unofficial capital of .

is a city in . There is a weekly ferry run by Smyril line from the and to , .

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English: East, French: Austurland, French: Est, German: Austurland, Italian: Austurland, Italian: Est, Portuguese: Leste, Portuguese: Região Leste, Spanish: Oriental, Spanish: Región Austurland, Swedish: Öst
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