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Snorrastofa Reykholt
Reykholt is one of Iceland's most renowned historical sites where some of the finest works of Old Icelandic literature were written. Snorrastofa, a cultural - and medieval centre, founded in memory of Snorri Sturluson,and situated in his ancient homestead at Reykholt. Snorrastofa manages various research projects and provides reception and information for travelers, historical exhibitions, guided tours and lectures. Books on history and culture, Icelandic handicraft and souvenirs are available in the shop. Guest accommodation for scholars and facilities for conferences and gatherings Concerts in the church of Reykholt.  Opening hours Weekdays: Saturdays: Sundays: May 1st - August 31st: 10:00-17:00 10:00-17:00 10:00-17:00 1st September - April 30th: 10:00-17:00 Closed Closed Open on request during winter weekends.
Krauma
Experience nature from its core by bathing in the geothermal baths at Krauma. The hot water originates in Europe’s most powerful hot spring Deildartunguhver, at a temperature of 100°C (212°F). To achieve the perfect bathing temperature we mix the hot water with cold water from Rauðsgil, which originates in the glacier Ok, the smallest glacier in Iceland. Krauma offers five relaxing natural geothermal baths, a cold tub to get your blood circulation going, two calming saunas and a relaxation room where you can rest by the fireplace while listening to soothing music. Opening hours: Every day from 11:00-21:00
Husafell Canyon Baths
Led by a knowledgeable local guide in English, this year-round tour begins with a short ride from the Hotel Húsafell to the trailhead in the remote Icelandic Highlands. On this 2-hour tour we enjoy a relaxed walk among natural wonders not found in many guidebooks, including the spectacular two-tiered waterfall Langifoss. We’ll also learn about Iceland’s renewable energy practices, cross an icy stream of glacial meltwater and see the site to Ok jökull, Iceland’s first glacier claimed by climate change. The highlight of our excursion is a serene soak in the recently completed Húsafell Canyon Baths, a surreal hot spring paradise that must be seen to be believed. Enjoy half an hour of relaxing, recharging and breathing in the pure Icelandic air before heading back to Hotel Húsafell.  While the tour is not technically demanding, it does require the participant to walk un-aided over uneven terrain as well as down 64 steps to the canyon floor to reach the baths.  Please contact for tours and booking information.
Into the glacier
Join Into the Glacier for an adventure that will lead you to the untouched beauty and raw nature of Langjokull, Iceland’s second largest glacier. Enjoy the opportunity of a lifetime as we journey up the white slopes and go deep inside the man-made ice tunnels leading to the blue heart of the glacier.
The Cave
Hailed as the mightiest of Iceland's caves, its diversity and grandeur is unrivalled. This makes for an experience not to be forgotten. Just shy of 1600 meters / 5250ft, the cave features amazing colours and lava formations that lurk in the depths of the earth. We offer a family friendly tour that all generations can enjoy, thanks to our all new signature walkway and feature lighting. For those who desire more physical activity we offer a half day tour to the caves end.  Caves are often dark, tight and uninviting places; how ever this is not the case in Víðgelmir lava cave. What used to be slow traveled rugged terrain is now easy and enjoyable. Leading from one great hall to the next our path is lit slightly flowing through this magical underworld.
The Settlement Center in Borgarnes
Offering a wealth of information, the Settlement Center provides a wonderful insight into Iceland’s history. It also gives you the chance to put your visit into the context of the country’s past. The exhibitions recreate the fascinating drama of the sagas and the birth of this island nation. They also bring to life one of Iceland’s most important cultural treasures, Egils Saga.  
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Borgarnes Museum
Borgarnes Museum - Community Center, Archives and Library, Borgarnes, Iceland. Summer opening hours: Monday - Friday from 13:00-17:00.
Hreppslaug Swimming pool
The Hreppslaug Swimming Pool, built-in 1928 is run by the non-profit youth organization “Íslendingur”. Hreppslaug is preserved as a cultural heritage. Water from hot springs close by is led directly into the hot tubs and swimming pool. Opening hours in September Friday 18:00-21:00 Saturday and Sunday 16:00-20:00
Borgarnes Swimming pool
In the sports stadium, you will find both an outside and an inside swimming pool, hot tubs, a steam bath which is fed with steam straight from the Deildartunga hot spring, a children’s pool and water slides. All in all, an excellent health spa.   Opening hours:Week days:Saturdays:Sundays:All year round:06:30-22:0009:00-18:0009:00-18:00
Kleppjárnsreykir Swimming pool
A pleasant swimming pool, in close proximity to one of the most powerful hot springs in Europe, Deildartunga Spring. An outside pool, hot tub and a gym.    Opening hours: Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat Sun Summer (1/6-19/8): 9-18 9-18 9-18 9-18 9-18 9-18 9-18 Winter 8-16 8-16 8-16 8-16 8-16 closed closed         19-22      
Húsafell Geothermal Baths
The thermal pool in Húsafell is one of the most popular places to relax in the area. It was originally built in 1965 but has been renovated and grown since then. There are two pools, two hot tubs, and a waterslide. Click here to see the opening hours
Snorrastadir
We offer accommodation in 5 cabins and sleeping bag accommodation. Close by is the sea in walking distance and a path to an old volcanic crater (Eldborg). We are 25 minutes drive from Borgarnes and 45 minutes drive from Stykkishólmur. 
Fjeldstedhestar.is
1-2 hour riding tours in beautiful surroundings on the banks of the Hvitá River, which is a glacial river flowing from Eiriksjökull Glacier. There are excellent facilities in a brand new riding arena which is specially designed for wheel chair users and the disabled. Horses of all capabilities. The riding school offers a 5-day course for children and teenagers during summer from Mondays to Fridays. Further information: gunna@fjeldstedhestar.iswww.fjeldstedhestar.is
Hestaland
Situated on an Icelandic horse farm, 17 km from Borgarnes. Free Wi-Fi and hot tub. Horse riding lessons and tours arranged during summer. Close to two main attractions in the area: Deildartunguhver thermal springs and Hraunfossar lava waterfalls. Langjökull Glacier, with its new ice cave is only an hour by car. There is also a cottage with three rooms, accommodating up to 6 people, only 400m from the guesthouse. Hestaland GuesthouseRooms with private or shared facilities. Guests can enjoy a daily breakfast buffet, as well as packed lunches and dinners, on request. The guesthouse also has BBQ epuipment and a communal lounge. Free Wi-Fi and outdoor hot tub with views over the Snæfellsnes Peninsula. Riding ToursWe offer riding lessons, trail rides and treks. One thing that makes us unique is that we take the time to give each rider a prep lesson in our large indoor arena before heading out on the trail for a scenic ride. This is to ensure that you’re comfortable on your horse and prepared for your ride. Farm VisitsWe offer groups to come to our barn to meet the Icelandic horse in person. Our qualified guides will tell you all about the horse, the history, where it comes from and what makes it so special. You will get to walk around the barn talk to the horses and take pictures. It is also optional to arrange for a live performance of the gaits in our indoor arena. A great opportunity to meet the unique Icelandic horse and learn all about it in its natural environment.Please note: Farm Visits are only available for groups of 10 persons or more. Please contact for tours and booking information.
Oddsstaðir
Oddsstaðir is located in the beautiful Borgarfjörður, West Iceland, the birthplace of the Icelandic Saga. It is an adventure to ride Icelandic horses here and enjoy the nature at the same time. Riding an Icelandic horse is something you have to experience at least once in your life. We offer short and long  guided day tours.
Glanni Golf Course
Glanni Golf Course is a 9-hole golf course located at the Glanni waterfall in Norðurárdalur valley. One of the country's most beautiful golf courses in the center of the Gray Brigade. Although the course is rather short, it offers a wide range of possibilities and fun to play for both good and medium level golfers. The club house offers the necessary golf products and a possibility to rent a golf kit, in addition to refreshments like coffee, drinks, sandwiches and many other things. Numerous good hotels, restaurants and great hiking trails are close by. Golf course name: Number of holes: Par: Glannavöllur            9   70
Husafell Golf Club
The scenic 9-hole course in Húsafell is a member of the Golf Federation of Iceland. Designed by Hannes Thorsteinsson, the course features fairways that border two crystal-clear streams and a birch forest. You'll play over the Kaldá and Stuttá rivers and take in some stunning panoramas of the beautiful surrounding area including glacier-topped mountains. Try a round of golf under the midnight sun for the ultimate Icelandic golfing experience.  The first tee is below the swimming pool. Green fees are paid in the pool house, activity centre or the hotel.  Further information: golf@hotelhusafell.is     
Gufuá
We offer two types of outdoor experiences, where you get to know different aspects of our beautiful farm.  The ever-popular GOATWALK with the  Hobbit-goats Gandalf, Frodo, Sam and friends. The Goatwalk is a one hour-long easy walk along a riverbank in the company of friendly tamed goats. It is suitable for individuals or  groups who like animals and outdoor activities and want to experience something completely different. The second one is the experience: ALONG THE CAIRN PATH. It is in the spirit of Meet the locals  – with the farmer as a storyteller on the settlement farm Gufuá. A 2 hours walk at a comfortable walking speed, designed for groups. Extremely fun and informative entertainment where the farmer opens the door to his farm and looks at the past, the present and the future.
Hallkelsstaðahlíð
We offer 1-4 hour horse riding trips in beautiful surroundings for small groups. Riding lessons are also offered to individuals and groups. At Hallkelsstaðahlíð we breed, tame and sell horses. Guests have the opportunity to learn about Icelandic horses under supervision. Booking necessary by phone or through email. Fishing licences for the Hlíðarvatn lake are for sale and there is also a camping site.
Soffia´s Toy Museum
Soffia´s Toy Museum consists of Óskar Elínar Jóhannesdóttur toy collection and the toy collection formerly found at Iðnó, in addition to toys donated by patriots. The museum is open to everyone who enjoys old toys but we ask guests not to touch the pieces found in the museum. Donations to further the museum are greatly appreciated.
Sturlureykirhorses / Visiting HorseFarm
Want to get to know the Icelandic horse? The Visiting HorseFarm at Sturlu-Reykir (route 518) is a good place to do so. It specializes in welcoming those who just want to meet this world-famous breed in a friendly environment. Visiting HorseFarm is run by the couple Hrafnhildur and Jóhannes who have been practicing horsemanship all their lives in Borgarfjörður. They offer horse rides, stablevisit, natural hotspring, homebaked ryebread, coffee and hot chocolate. Open daily from 10:00 to 16:00. Please contact for tours and booking information.
The Agricultural Museum of Iceland
The Agricultural Museum of Iceland presents the agricultural heritage and seeks to explain the history of Icelandic agriculture. The museum has an extensive collection of farm artifacts. For example, the first horse-driven equipment and the first tractors imported to Iceland, as well as the more modern artifacts of current times. The museum has Iceland´s largest collection of farm machinery which goes back to 1880. The visitor center for birdlife in Andakill is part of the museum. The museum offers guidance to the history of Hvanneyri, agricultural education and information on agriculture in Iceland today, beside visit to Hvanneyri church, one of the beautiful old churches in the countryside. Opening hours: Open daily 15th May - 15th September from 11-17 During wintertime (16th of September - 14th of May) opening hours are Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 13-17 and upon request.
Háafell - Goatfarm
The Icelandic Goat Centre at Háafell is working towards protecting and maintaining the goat stock in Iceland. Visitors receive a warm welcome from the goats, which are very people-friendly. Other animals on the farm are horses, sheep, Icelandic chickens, silkie chickens, dogs and cats.  Toilet facilities available. Local Food store. Goat products, bath products, creams, soaps, leather and handcrafts. Open June 1st - August 31st from 13:00 to 18:00 and upon request.
Ullarselið - Wool Centre
Ullarselið is a store set up by individuals interested in the utilisation of wool and other natural Icelandic material. The new and old ways of handling this material are used, especially techniques of processing wool by hand. The shop selection places emphasis on a variety of hand-made items, e.g. articles which have been combed, spun, knitted, matted, woven, and check-woven. Opening hours from 15th May - 15th September: 11:00-17:00 During winter the Wool Hut is open Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 13:00 to 17:00.
Varmaland
Outdoor swimming pool with hot tubs.  Open from June 1st - August 17th, daily from 9:00 to 18:00. Beautiful hiking trails in the area. Campsite.  

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