Stokksnes is a beautiful location which is easily accessible from the ring road. The piece of land is private therefore you are requested to pay entry fee (currently 800 ISK) at the Viking Café. If the café is closed, you can buy your ticket via a vending machine directly at the entry to the Viking Café. You can scan the entry ticket to pass the barrier with your car.
This location is at any weather condition and any time wonderful for photography but take the right clothes. The wind can be very strong and cold.

Photo Spot:

For these shots I used my Canon EOS R with the Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM lens or DJI Mavic 2 Pro drone.

Used equipment:

  • Canon EOS R camera
  • Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L II USM lens

Camera Setting for theme picture:

  • Camera: Canon EOS R
  • Panorama: 9x vertical
  • Focal length: 24 mm
  • Aperture: f/2.8
  • Time: 1/1250 s
  • ISO: 100


  • wind resistence cloths
  • heavy tripod
  • golden hour brings the perfect glow
  • luck with weather


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