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Thor Photography

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Thor Photography specializes in photography tours and workshops. It is our goal to get you to unique locations at the right time for the best photographic results.
Thorarinn Jonsson (Thor for short) is a professional landscape photographer leading workshops both in Iceland and internationally. Our goal is for you to bring home captivating images from your tour.

We'll do our best to bring you to the right location based on weather, light and conditions in general. All our tours are teaching based where we will go over all aspects of capturing great images like camera settings, using filters, long exposure photography, what lens to use and ect.  Whether you are a beginner or a professional we'll customize our tour to your needs.

Thor Photography

Thor Photography

Thor Photography specializes in photography tours and workshops. It is our goal to get you to unique locations at the right time for the best photogra
Akranes Camping Site

Akranes Camping Site

Located in Kalmansvik, a beautiful bay in the outskirts of the town. Beautiful mountain views to the north, especially of the Snæfellsjökull Glacier.
Akranes Library

Akranes Library

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

Café Kaja

Organic Café and a small zerowaste store. The Café offers all kind of coffee drinks both regular and Vegan. Baked goods and light dishes. 
Smiðjuloftið

Smiðjuloftið

Smiðjuloftið is an activity center in Akranes, a wonderfully typical town right across the bay from the capital of Reykjavik. At Smiðjuloftið you will
Gallery Guesthouse

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
Guðlaug Natural Pool

Guðlaug Natural Pool

At Langasandur beach you can bathe in the ocean and enjoy the view in Guðlaug, which is a hot pool located in the rockgarden of Langasandur. Click her
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
Akranes

Akranes

Akranes is just a stone's throw away from the capital largest town in West Iceland with the population 7.421. The Museum Area at Gardar is without a d
Akranes Swimming Pool

Akranes Swimming Pool

The Jaðarsbakkar pool in Akranes has especially good facilities for swimming. There is an old tradition of swimming in Akranes and many of Iceland’s m
Akranes HI Hostel

Akranes HI Hostel

Apotek hostel and guesthouse is conveniently located in the small coastal town Akranes and only a 30 minutes drive from Reykjavik. At Apotek you can f
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Hofrungur AK 91

Hofrungur AK 91 (Dolphin) was built in Akranes in 1955 and was for a long time part of Haraldur Bodvarsson’s herring fleet. 
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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

Akranes Folk Museum offers a unique insight into past times in Akranes and surrounding area. The museum's exhibition is in several houses, some of whi
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
Leynir Golf Club

Leynir Golf Club

Garðavöllur, the Akranes Golf Course, is an 18-hole course in West Iceland. Renowned for its beautiful surroundings, good upkeep and excellent putting
Akranes Lighthouses

Akranes Lighthouses

If you are into photography or just interested in exploring new things in Iceland, you need to look at the Akranes lighthouses. Down by the harbour yo
Akranes District Information Office

Akranes District Information Office

Akranes Information Centre is situated in the Akranes Lighthouse. Here you can get information about the area.  Opening hours at the tourist informati
Akranesviti, Light house  in Akranes

Akranesviti, Light house in Akranes

If you are into photography or just interested in exploring new things in Iceland you need to look at Akranes lighthouses. Down by the harbour you wil
Breid

Breid

Breið is the southernmost part of Akranes and the location of the fishing history of the town. There are two lighthouses open to the public as well as
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

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