Egilsstađir town, at the eastern tip of Lake Lagarfljót has an attractive situation in a wide and fertile valley basin, ringed by high mountain ranges. The town is an important trading centre, a road traffic junction and the hub of a large farming district. It is also an educational centre for a large area. At Egilsstađir there is an airport and daily flights are available to Reykjavík. A beautiful town in East Iceland.