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Region: East Iceland
Coordinates: 65.6151° N 15.227189° W

Bustarfell is a farm, situated at the foot of a synonymous mountain in the Hofsa Valley in the Vopnafjord County in Eastern Iceland. Road # 85 passes Burstafell on the way to or from the fishing village Vopnafjord.

On top of the mountain is Lake Thuridarvatn. The farmland is rather large, somewhat wooded, and inviolate.

Sagas of Iceland The same family has lived there since 1532. One of the best-preserved sod houses of the country are still standing at Bustarfell. The oldest part of the farmhouses was built in 1770. These houses were occupied until 1966.

East Iceland Saga Trail

Sod farms and churches dating back to the 18th century

Bustafell in Icelandic