Reykjavik, which is the national capital, is situated 220 miles (354 kilometers) southwest of Kopasker, while Myvatn lies 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the south.
Vacationing in this popular part of the country can be not only relaxing, but an adventure too; so be sure to rent a vehicle and visit some of the other interesting natural and man-made attractions in the vicinity of Kopasker. Svalbard and Thorshofn are two other places you may wish to visit while you're in Iceland.
Organize some transportation and spend half a day in Myvatn, a regional center, 50 miles (80 kilometers) away from Kopasker. The city offers plenty of tourist attractions, including Myvatn Nature Baths, Jarobodin and Hverfjall Crater. Leirhnjukur, Lake Myvatn and Namafjall are just a few of the many other interesting visitor attractions that await.
Mix education and relaxation on your travels by joining one of the region's informative guided nature walks.
Discover the range of culinary traditions in Iceland by sampling typical local dishes. Locals in this area commonly use lamb and root vegetables such as rutabagas and carrots in their cooking. Popular dishes are saltfiskur (dried and salted fish) and harofiskur (jerky type fish), but of course there are many more Iceland meal options to sample. And your meal is not over until you have tried mondlukaka (almond cake), a common dessert.
When your time is up in Kopasker, there's a good chance you'll catch yourself making plans to return to this amazing destination.