Landborgir is located in attractive surroundings in Landsveit 20 km north of Suðurlandsvegur (Highway No. 1, the ring road) and approx. 30 km south of Mt. Hekla. According to the municipal general plan, a new road will soon be opened to the north of Landborgir with a bridge over the river Þjórsá, linking Landborgir to places such as Flúðir, Reykholt, Þjórárdalur, Laugarvatn and Grímsnes all in the upper reaches of the administrative district of Árnessýsla west of Þjórsá. The area boasts panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and glaciers including Mt. Hekla, Búrfell, Vatnafjöll, Tindfjallajökull and Eyjafjallajökull.