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Horse Centre Borgartún

- Horse Activities

Hestamiðstöðin Borgartún offers 1-2 hour riding tours in a beautiful nature on the outskirts of Akranes.

Our tours are a wonderful experience for all those who want to try riding the Icelandic horse. Whether you are novice or experienced riders, young or old, these friendly horses with their nimble and willing nature are a pleasure to ride in their natural environment.

We specialize in smaller groups with a personalized service and we are open all year round.

When the weather is not on our side we can always ride inside.

Horse Centre Borgartún

Horse Centre Borgartún

Hestamiðstöðin Borgartún offers 1-2 hour riding tours in a beautiful nature on the outskirts of Akranes. Our tours are a wonderful experience for all
Blautos

Blautos

Blautós og Innstavogsnes At the north western rim of the town Akranes is the estuary nature reserve Blautós and Innsatvogsnes. The river Berjadalsá ru
Garðalundur park Akranesi

Garðalundur park Akranesi

Garðarlundur country park, protected for recreational use and the preservation of the typical landscape of the area. The areas’ main characteristics a
Smiðjuloftið

Smiðjuloftið

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Leynir Golf Club

Leynir Golf Club

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Travel Tunes Iceland

Travel Tunes Iceland

Discover the charm of Icelandic folks songs with Travel Tunes Iceland in Akranes. Would you like to meet local musicians and have a fun, unique experi
Akranes Folk Museum

Akranes Folk Museum

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Akranes Camping Site

Akranes Camping Site

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Thor Photography

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Akranes Swimming Pool

Akranes Swimming Pool

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Akranes Library

Akranes Library

Opening hours: Mondays - Fridays: 10:00-18:00 Saturdays: 11:00-14:00 Free Wifi.
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Café Kaja

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Galito

Galito

Galito Restaurant offers a wide variety of courses from the á la carte menu and group menus.  Open Mondays-Thursdays from 11:30-21:00, Fridays from 11
Langisandur, sandy beach in Akranes

Langisandur, sandy beach in Akranes

The coastline around Akranes is rich with bird life and there are many different types of beaches along the coast. One of these is Langisandur, a sand
Guðlaug Natural Pool

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Gallery Guesthouse

Located in the towns centre at Merkigerði 7. Kirkjuhvoll Guesthouse has been recently renovated and offers bright and airy rooms in a charming histori
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Akranes

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