Vatnajökull Region ltd. is a cluster of Southeast Iceland tourism, food and culture companies

Area involved:
Extends from Lómagnúpur mountain in the west to Hvalnes peninsula in the east

  • Includes all of Hornafjörður municipality
  • Is basically the region south of Vatnajökull glacier
  • The Lónsöræfi wilderness stretches northwards, past municipal boundaries
  • Vatnajökull National Park
  • Cooperation with Djúpivogur municipality to initiate projects and develop products
  • Member of South Iceland Marketing

Purposes:

  • Marketing the region, with an emphasis on winter
  • Developing products, conducting projects
  • Building and improving infrastructure
  • Producing promotional material
  • Receiving tour wholesalers and journalists from television and other media
  • Encouraging cooperation and unity within the cluster

Objectives:

  • Increase efficiency in the tourist industry, along with financial outcome and profitability
  • Shorten low seasons in local tourism
  • Lengthen tourist stays
  • Add to the number of year-round positions in local tourism
  • Market the local food and tourist industry under a single trademark

See the participating firms of Vatnajökull Region WOW! here on the Green Pages. You can get a good overview on the countries local food places here on the Green Map.

Birt:
Aug. 7, 2011
Höfundur:
Ríki Vatnajökuls
Tilvitnun:
Ríki Vatnajökuls „Í Ríki Vatnajökuls WOW!“, Náttúran.is: Aug. 7, 2011 URL: http://natturan.is/d/2009/10/23/i-riki-vatnajokuls-wow/ [Skoðað:Feb. 27, 2020]
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skrifað: Oct. 23, 2009
breytt: Aug. 6, 2011

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