Located on the Snæfellsnes peninsula, close to the village of Grundarfjörður. It is a 463m mountain, believed by some to be the most beautiful mountain in Iceland and definitely one of its most recognized and photographed. Close by is the Kirkjufellsfoss waterfall. Kirkjufell was one of the filming locations in Seasons 6 and 7 of The Game of Thrones, where it featured as “Arrowhead Mountain”. It is not recommended to climb Kirkjufell without a guide. There is a hiking trail arround Kirkjufell, which takes about 3- 4 hours. Kirkjufell has often been on the list on several websites as one of the top ten most beautiful mountains of the world, as can been seen here.
Kirkjufell Parking lot GPS: 64.927604, -23.306688