Askja is a stratovolcano situated in a remote part of the central highlands of Iceland. The name Askja refers to a complex of nested calderas within the surrounding Dyngjufjöll mountains, which rise to 1,510 m, askja meaning box or caldera in Icelandic.
Ólafsfjörður is a town in the northeast of Iceland located at the mouth of the fjord Eyjafjörður. The town is connected to Eyjafjordur via the 3.5 km one-lane Múli tunnel . Fishing is the main industry in the town and several fishing trawlers make their h
Lagarfljót is a lake situated in the east of Iceland near Egilsstaðir. Its surface measures 53 square kilometres and it is 25 kilometres long; its greatest width is 2.5 km and its greatest depth 112 m . The River Lagarfljót flows through this lake.