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Adventure Hotel Hellissandur

Adventure Hotel Hellissandur

Discover the wonders of Iceland at Adventure Hotel Hellissandur, nestled in the heart of the Snæfellsnes Peninsula. Our 20 comfortable rooms are perfe
Akrafjall Mountain

Akrafjall Mountain

Akrafjall is a picturesque mountain close to Akranes. The mountain offers one of the best views in West Iceland across Faxafloi Bay and a panoramic vi
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 Camping Site

Akranes Camping Site

The campsite is located in Kalmansvík which is a beautiful bay on the outskirts of Akranes. The site has a wonderful view of the Snæfellsjökull glacie
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
Akranes Folk Museum

Akranes Folk Museum

At the Akranes Folk Museum, you can learn about the history of Akranes and its surroundings. The museum was founded and opened in the year 1959 and ca
Akranes forestry

Akranes forestry

At Akranes, you can find three fun hiking trails through forestries. One is in Garðalund, one in Klapparholt and one inSlaga. Garðalundur has a variet
Akranes Library

Akranes Library

Akranes Library was founded on the 6th of November 1864, originally as a book club. The library has wonderful facilities at Dalbraut 1 and shares its
Akranes Lighthouses

Akranes Lighthouses

The Akranes lighthouse is a delightful place to visit, any time of year. Away from bright lights, tourists and residents flock to the site in winter t
Akranes Swimming Pool

Akranes Swimming Pool

The swimming pool at Jaðarsbakka is a 5 lane, 25-meter outdoor pool. There is a sauna and a water slide. The hot tub area was renovated in 2017 and th
Akranes walking trails

Akranes walking trails

Akranes is most populous urban area in Vesturland, with about 7.688 inhabitants. Numerous walking trails can be found,with varied terrain and interest
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
Arnarstapi

Arnarstapi

Arnarstapi was an important trading post in the past and had a much bigger population than it has now. Columnar basalt, ravines and grottoes surround
Á Camping Ground

Á Camping Ground

The older camp site is located in a beautiful spot in a small forest near the rocks. The new camp site is close to the farm. By the older camp site is
Á Skarðsströnd to Vogur Fellsströnd

Á Skarðsströnd to Vogur Fellsströnd

Breiðafjörður has been known as the "Foodchest of Iceland" throughout the centuries and there are numerous islands in the fjord. During summer the tra
Álfholtsskógur foresty

Álfholtsskógur foresty

An outdoor area into Álfholtsskógur forest is a popular destination for travelers in Hvalfjarðarsveit but the accessibility has been improved over the
Barnaborgir hiking trail

Barnaborgir hiking trail

Barnaborg lavafield is a wavy Aa lava field from modern times, where heather and scrub have grown, flowed from Barnaborg. Volcanic cone was in the mid
Barnafoss, Children's Falls

Barnafoss, Children's Falls

The meaning of this waterfall translates into "Children's waterfall", but the signs here indicated that there was a saga describing why it got this na
Basalt Hotel

Basalt Hotel

Basalt Hotel is located in a valley and is surrounded by unspoiled nature. The hotel is ideal for individuals and groups for longer or shorter stays.
Baula

Baula

Baula is a volcanic mountain of a very special pyramidic form. It measures 934 m in height. The mountain is a 3 million years old intrusion, consistin
Bárður Snæfellsás walking trail

Bárður Snæfellsás walking trail

Arnastapi is a well-known tourist destination around Snæfellsnes and there has been some development in the area in recent years. Some walking paths a
Berserkjahraun lava

Berserkjahraun lava

Berserkjahraun is a 4000-year-old lava field situated on the Snæfellsnes peninsula. It covers the western part of Helgafell, between Stykkishólmur an
Beruvík hiking trail

Beruvík hiking trail

The beginning of the hiking trail is at the parking lot at Beruvík. The trail leads through the ruins of houses that used to be in Beruvík and the pat
Bifrost Borgarfjord

Bifrost Borgarfjord

Bifrost is a university village with a population of 200 but during the winter months 600 - 700 people live there. Bifrost is a direct descendant of t
Bjarg Borgarnes

Bjarg Borgarnes

Bjarg Borgarnes is small and cosy family-run guesthouse in old farmhouse on the outskirts of Borgarnes town. The old farmhouse which formerly housed s
Bjargarsteinn House of Food

Bjargarsteinn House of Food

The old building Bjargarsteinn was built as a home at Vesturgata 64 in Akranes in the year 1908. It served this purpose until 2008, when the church bo
Bjarnarfoss Waterfall

Bjarnarfoss Waterfall

Bjarnarfoss is a majestic waterfall that falls down a basalt cliff which was formed by the now extinct volcano Maelifell. The waterfall, along with th
Bjarnarfoss waterfall

Bjarnarfoss waterfall

Bjarnarfoss (Snæfellsnes) is a majestic waterfall above Búðir that falls off the cliff edge below Mælifell. The Waterfall, along with the surrounding
Bjarnarhöfn

Bjarnarhöfn

At Bjarnarhöfn Shark-museum visitors get to experience a unique Icelandic culture. This family owned museum offers you a peak into their history. This
Bjarteyjarsandur Farm

Bjarteyjarsandur Farm

The Bjarteyjarsandur farm is owned and operated by three different families, all specializing in their different fields; i.e. farming, tourism, educat
Bjossarolo - playground

Bjossarolo - playground

Bjossarolo is a playground for children in Borgarnes, not far from Edduveröld or the Settlement Centre. It was constructed by Bjorn Gudmundsson, a man
Blautós

Blautós

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

Blómalindin Café

Café - flowers - gift shop. Open Tuesdays to Thursdays from 10:00 to 18:00 and Saturdays from 10:00 to 16:00. Closed on Sundays and Mondays.
Blómasetrið Guesthouse

Blómasetrið Guesthouse

At Blómasetrið Guesthouse you will find various accommodation options. You can stay in our homestay where warmth and quietness are key. As your "home
Borg

Borg

Originally the home of Skalla-Grimur, father of Egill, hero of Egil´s Saga. Its full name means "rock in the marshes". The farmstead was defined by Kv
Borg á Mýrum-Einkunnir hiking trail

Borg á Mýrum-Einkunnir hiking trail

Borg á Mýrum is a church site located west of Borgarnes. The place is, according to Egil Skallagrímsson's story, a settlement ground, but a church has
Borgarfjardarbrú bridge

Borgarfjardarbrú bridge

Borgarfjarðarbrú is the second longest bridge in Iceland after Skeiðarárbrú. It crosses Borgarfjörður, linking Borgarnes to Route 1 (the Ring Road) an
Borgarnes

Borgarnes

Borgarnes lies in the middle of West Iceland about 75 km from Reykjavík City Centre.In Borgarnes you can create an unforgettable holiday: breakfast an
Borgarnes Museum

Borgarnes Museum

Borgarnes Museum - Community Center, Archives and Library, Borgarnes, Iceland. Summer opening hours (June, July, August):Mondays - Fridays from 10:00
Borgarnes Swimming pool

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 Dei
Borgarnes swimming pool

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 Dei
Borgarnes walking trail

Borgarnes walking trail

While visitors are welcomed by the majestic and 4 million years old Hafnarfjall mountain, at the same time they can admire the imponent Snæfellsjökull
Botnsdalur

Botnsdalur

Botnsdalur
Brákarey Island Borgarnes

Brákarey Island Borgarnes

Brakarey is connected to the mainland by a bridge. The island was named after Egill's nanny and Skalla-Grimur´s slave Thorgerdur brak, after Skalla-Gr
Breidafjordur

Breidafjordur

Breiðafjörður is a large shallow bay, about 50 km wide and 125 km long and located in the west of Iceland. It separates the region of the Westfjords (
Breið

Breið

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
Brynjudalsskógur forestry

Brynjudalsskógur forestry

Since 1990, the Icelandic Forestry Association has engaged in Christmas tree cultivation in Brynjudalur in Hvalfjörður, an indispensable part of Chris
Budakirkja Church

Budakirkja Church

The little black church, Budakirkja Church is located at Budir on Snaefellsnes Peninsula. People come from around the world to seal their love at the
Budardalur

Budardalur

Budardalur is the main administrative and service centre in the Dalabyggd region. Few parts of Iceland are as rich in history as Dalabyggd, where reco
Budir

Budir

Budir is a popular destination. The landscape consists of golden sand beaches, rugged lava field and great vegetation and bird life. Budahraun lava is
Búðardalur-Laxarós

Búðardalur-Laxarós

Búðardalur is a town with many services available and the main attraction is Vínlandssetrið, which features exhibitions and stories of the landmarks o
Búðir-Búðaklettur-Frambúðir

Búðir-Búðaklettur-Frambúðir

Búðir is located in the westernmost part of Staðarsveit in Snæfellsnes. At Búðir, there once was the most active tradingcenter at Snæfellsnes and a th
Country Hotel Fossatún

Country Hotel Fossatún

Fossatún is located 90 km from Reykjavík by road nr 50. It is surrounded by beautiful nature and scenery in the Mid-Borgarfjörður area. Fossatún is an
Crisscross Food Tours and Farm Visits

Crisscross Food Tours and Farm Visits

Crisscross offers a selection of food tours and farm visits in West Iceland. We choose to let our taste buds lead the way and move in the spirit of sl
Dagverdarnes

Dagverdarnes

Takes its name "Breakfast Ness" from the fact that Auður the Deep-minded, one of the first settlers, stopped to rest there one morning while searching
Dalahestar

Dalahestar

Dalahestar horse rental is a small, family owned business. We offer personalized tours for individuals or smaller groups. Our main tours are alongside
Dalahotel

Dalahotel

Dalahotel is a family owned hotel located in a beautiful, quiet valley, only 1 km from highway 60. The place is famous for its antiquity, Guðrún Ósvíf
Dalahyttur

Dalahyttur

Dalahyttur is a family run company and offers 9 double rooms.  There are three 15m2 tiny houses. Each house consists of sleeping area with double bed
Dalakot

Dalakot

Dalakot is a small guesthouse in an old house that has hosted guests since the mid-20th century. In 2013 the young couple Anna Sigríður Grétarsdóttir
Danielslundur Forestry

Danielslundur Forestry

Daníelslundur forestry was the first forest to be opened as an Open forest in 2002. The forest is by the main highway, but highway no. 1 lies at the f
Deildartunguhver hot spring

Deildartunguhver hot spring

Deildartunguhver highest flow hot spring in Europe !Deildartunguhver is Europe's most powerful hot spring. It provides 180 l/sec of 100°C hot water.Mo
Djupalonssandur & Dritvik Snaefellsnes peninsula

Djupalonssandur & Dritvik Snaefellsnes peninsula

Djupalonssandur is a beautiful pebbled beach, with a series of rocks of mysterious form emerging from the ocean. It is one of the few areas that lead
Drangar Country Guesthouse

Drangar Country Guesthouse

The new Drangar Country Guesthouse is on a repurposed farm, well-situated on the Snaefellsnes peninsula, bordering Dalir, a mere two-hour drive from R
EfraNes

EfraNes

Efra Nes is an ideal location for events and gatherings, big or small. 
Einkunnir a country park

Einkunnir a country park

Einkunnir is a 270 ha country park, protected for recreational use and the preservation of the typical landscape of the area. The areas’ main characte
Einkunnir hiking trail

Einkunnir hiking trail

In Einkunnir you can find a very diverse landscape, animal-and plant life. The area was protected as a country park in2006, but the goal of the area's
Eirik the Red´s homestead in Dalir

Eirik the Red´s homestead in Dalir

Eiríksstaðir is one of most historic sides of Iceland. Step back to the Viking Era and immerse yourself in the sights, sounds and scents of Eriks the
Eiriksstadir walking route

Eiriksstadir walking route

At Eiríksstaðir in Dalir there are ancient ruins which are probably the farm of Eirík the Red Þorvaldsson and his wife Þjóðhildur Jörundardóttir. The
Eiríksjökull í Borgarfirdi

Eiríksjökull í Borgarfirdi

Eiriksjökull, the Glacier of Eirik, named after Eirik an outlaw that lived in a cave in the lava, Hallmundarhraun. Highest mountain West of Iceland. 1
Eiríksstadir - Living Museum

Eiríksstadir - Living Museum

Come and join us in the 10th century. Let's sit by the fire and meet storytellers, telling renowned tales of the 10th century Iceland. You can try rea
Eldborg Crater hiking trail

Eldborg Crater hiking trail

Eldborg is a typical crater that rises 60 meters above the surrounding lava and is the largest crater within short fissure. The crater is oval, above
Eldborg Crater Snaefellsnes peninsula

Eldborg Crater Snaefellsnes peninsula

A beautifully-formed crater rising 60m above the surrounding lava. The spatter cone is the largest crater along a short volcanic rift, 200 m in diamet
England/Peter's fortress trail

England/Peter's fortress trail

The walk is a circular ring that connects Basalt Hotel at Iðunnarstaðir. Going up the ridge, passing through Hrútaborgir and Pétursvirki (Peter's fort
Englendingavik

Englendingavik

In the old part of Borgarnes town (village) lies a beautiful cove, called "Englendingavík". The name interestingly enough means "The Englishman Cove (
Erpsstaðir Travel service

Erpsstaðir Travel service

Erpsstadir is a dairy farm in Northwest Iceland, run by farmer Thorgrimur Einar Gudbjartsson and his family. Erpsstaðir are best known for their ice c
Eyrarhringur hiking trail

Eyrarhringur hiking trail

Eyrarhringur is located in the protected area, Snæfellsjökull National Park. The national park is located on the outskirts of Snæfellsnes, but its pur
Fellsstrond in Dalir

Fellsstrond in Dalir

The route via Klofningsvegur no. 590 runs through Hvammssveit, Fellsströnd, Klofningur, Skarðsströnd and Saurbær. Day-to-day it is called going around
Fiskibyrgi Snaefellsnes Peninsula

Fiskibyrgi Snaefellsnes Peninsula

Near Gufuskalar on the uttermost part of the Snaefellsnes peninsula, there was one of the many winter fisher villages consistant in Iceland in former
Fjeldstedhestar.is

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
Flatey Island Breidafjord

Flatey Island Breidafjord

Beautifully kept old houses in cheerful colours line the dusty path through the settlement of Flatey island. Walk through it, and at the end of the se
Fossatún hiking trail

Fossatún hiking trail

Fossatún is a well-known destination in Borgarfjörður, where you can find hiking trails related to folklore heritageand troll books, written by the lo
Fossatún Pod Village

Fossatún Pod Village

The Fossatún Pod Village is a new kind of accommodation that consists of camping pods with sleeping space for 2-3 persons at a reasonable price. The p
Fossá forestry

Fossá forestry

The Fossá forestry is located next to the highway nr. 47 and the rest stop at the outskirts of forestry has a great attraction of tourists around the
Fossá waterfall

Fossá waterfall

Beautiful waterfall by the road. Nice spot to enjoy nature
Fosshotel Hellnar

Fosshotel Hellnar

Fosshotel Hellnar is everything people look for in a charming country hotel. The hotel is located right beneath Snæfellsjokull Glacier, a national par
Fosshotel Reykholt

Fosshotel Reykholt

Fosshotel Reykholt is a romantic country hotel and restaurant in the legendary setting of Reykholt in Borgarfjörður, once the home of historian and po
Fosshotel Stykkishólmur

Fosshotel Stykkishólmur

Fosshotel Stykkisholmur is in a lovely little fishing village of Stykkishólmur, sometimes called the town of thousand islands. The atmosphere of this
Frístundastígur; Ólafsvík-Rif-Hellissandur

Frístundastígur; Ólafsvík-Rif-Hellissandur

In 2013 the first part of the path was laid between Hellissandur and Rif. A path was subsequently laid between Ólafsvík and Rif in 2014 and it was pav
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
Gallerí Jökull

Gallerí Jökull

Gallerí Jökull in Ólafsvík has handmade handicrafts, all made by local people, to offer. There can be found wool sweaters, hats, mittens and socks amo
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
Gatklettur - Arch Rock

Gatklettur - Arch Rock

Gatklettur - Arch Rock - is a cliff with a circular arch. Rock Arch shows how distinctive wave action has eroded the rocks into arches and beautiful s
Geirabakarí Café Konditori

Geirabakarí Café Konditori

Geirabakarí is a bakery located in Borgarnes, only an hour‘s drive from Reykjavík. The bakery offers a variety of cakes and pastries as well as club s
Geirshólmi in Hvalfjorður

Geirshólmi in Hvalfjorður

During the Sturlung Age 1220 - 1264, a company of men led by Svarthofdi Dufguson, a follower of Sturla Sighvatsson used the island Geirsholmi as a bas
Gilbakki Kaffihús

Gilbakki Kaffihús

Gilbakki is a cute cafe/bistro in one of the most beautiful house in Hellissandur. At Gilbakki we offer quality fish-soup and bread, coffee from the I
Glacier Paradise

Glacier Paradise

Do you want to experience the mysteries of Snæfellsjökull? Come and explore the view and beauty that Snæfellsjökull has to offer. Being there and look
Glymur, waterfall in Hvalfjord

Glymur, waterfall in Hvalfjord

Attention - During winter the hiking path can be dangerous! Proper equipment and hiking experience is essential! Iceland’s tallest waterfall, is loca
Grabrok Crater in Borgarfjord

Grabrok Crater in Borgarfjord

The largest of three craters in a short volcanic fissure.  Beautiful scenery over Borgarfjordur is  from the top of the Grabrok crater. Mt. Grabrok c
Grund Guesthouse

Grund Guesthouse

At Grund there is a small guesthouse, a short distance from Grundarfjörður where all services are available. There are many beautiful hiking trails in
Grundarfjordur

Grundarfjordur

Home to Mt Kirkjufell. Grundarfjörður is a picturesque town situated on the fjord of Breiðafjörður. The town is located right next to Kirkjufell mount
Grundarfjörður Camping Ground

Grundarfjörður Camping Ground

The campsite is located above the town with a unique view either to the sea or the mountain range. The site is divided into several smaller areas wher
Grundarfjörður Guesthouse & Harbour Cafe

Grundarfjörður Guesthouse & Harbour Cafe

Grundarfjörður Bed and Breakfast is a small 8 room guesthouse located by the harbor in Grundarfjörður. All rooms have private bathrooms with shower, f
Grundarfjörður Information Center

Grundarfjörður Information Center

The Tourist Information Center in Grundarfjörður helps you with information regarding Grundarfjörður, the Snæfellsnes peninsula and other inquiries.Op
Grundarfjörður Swimming pool

Grundarfjörður Swimming pool

A comfortable little pool in a prime location next to the campsite. Two hot tubs and a wading pool for children.  Opening hours October 1, 2022 - May
Grundarfjörður walking trail

Grundarfjörður walking trail

Grundarfjordur at the Snæfellsnes peninsula is the hometown of Kirkjufell, which is one of the most famous mountains in Iceland, if not the whole worl
Gudrunarlaug, geothermal pool, in Dalir

Gudrunarlaug, geothermal pool, in Dalir

According to Laxdaela saga, Gudrun Osvifursdóttir used to dwell by a geothermal pool in Laugar in Saelingsdalur. The pool is mentioned in Sturlunga sa
Guðlaug Baths

Guðlaug Baths

At Langisandur Beach you can take a swim in the sea and enjoy the view from the comfort of Guðlaug Baths hot pools which can be found in Langisandur‘s
Guesthouse Gamli Bær

Guesthouse Gamli Bær

The Old Farmhouse has three storeys. On the ground floor there is a kitchen, dining room and a living room. On the second floor there are three double
Guesthouse Hvítá

Guesthouse Hvítá

Guesthouse Hvítá is nestled in the heart of Borgarfjörður. It is an ideal spot from which to discover all the beautiful nearby attractions.  We offer
Guesthouse Milli Vina

Guesthouse Milli Vina

Luxury in its simplicity in a beautiful comfortable house. The guesthouse is located in relaxing surroundings in the middle of Borgarfjordur about 90
Gufuá

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-
Guide to Iceland

Guide to Iceland

Uniting over 1500 Icelandic travel operators in a single community, Guide to Iceland remains the world's largest collaboration for Icelandic travel se
Hafnarfjall mountain in Borgarjord

Hafnarfjall mountain in Borgarjord

The mountain Hafnarfjall near Borgarnes is part of the same extinguished central volcano as Skardsheidi and is also about 4 million years old. The mou
Hafnarfjall the Seven peaks

Hafnarfjall the Seven peaks

Hafnarfjall in Hvalfjörd is a popular outdoor spot where walking and running enthusiasts take advantage of it. The mountain offers the possibility of
Hafratindur Mountain in Dalir

Hafratindur Mountain in Dalir

Hafratindur is one of the highest mountain peaks in Dalir Region with an elevation of 642 meters. It is considered to be one of the best hiking trails
Hallgrim's Church in Hvalfjord

Hallgrim's Church in Hvalfjord

Church built in 1957 as a tribute to the 17th-century hymn writer Hallgrimur Petursson, one of Iceland's best-loved poets. Hallgrimur Petursson serve
hallmundarhraun lava field in Borgarfjord

hallmundarhraun lava field in Borgarfjord

Hallmundarhraun includes the longest and largest caves in Iceland.Hallmundarhraun lava field was formed in giant eruption close to the Langjökull glac
Handverkshópurinn Bolli - Icelandic Craft

Handverkshópurinn Bolli - Icelandic Craft

Local handicrafts. Products from wool, hand carved wood, bone crafts, ceramics and much more. During summer open daily from 11:00 to 17:00. Other time
Háafell - Goatfarm

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
Háafell Lodge

Háafell Lodge

Háafell Lodge is a beautiful country lodge located in Dalir, West Iceland. It can accommodate a total of six persons and features two double bedrooms
Helgafell hiking trail

Helgafell hiking trail

Helgafell is a basaltic rock mountain located just outside Stykkishólmur. At the foot of the mountain there is a parking lot with signs related to the
Helgafell Holy Mountain in Snaefellsnes peninsula

Helgafell Holy Mountain in Snaefellsnes peninsula

Holy Mountain, 73 m with a breathtaking panoramic view across Breiðafjordur Bay. A viewing dial is at the top.   Folklore advises anyone climbing th
Hellissandur

Hellissandur

Hellissandur was once a major fishing centre but Rif was one of the main trading ports on Snaefellsnes peninsula. Most of the villages' fishing fleet
Hellissandur Camping Ground

Hellissandur Camping Ground

The campsite is located in a beautiful lava called Sandahraun. The area has a new service house with good facilities, including a kitchen, toilets, sh
Hellnar in Snaefellsnes peninsula

Hellnar in Snaefellsnes peninsula

For centuries, Hellnar was among the largest fishing villages beneath the Snaefellsjokull ice cap. Valasnos, a freestanding rock, extends east of the
Hestaland

Hestaland

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
Hjalli Travel Service

Hjalli Travel Service

Campsite with wc/shower facilities and access to electricity. Open whole year round. Many interesting places around to visit.
Hjá Góðu Fólki

Hjá Góðu Fólki

Hjá Góðu fólki is a small café and art house. We work with produce from Snæfellsnes and salad, herbs and flowers from the greenhouses at Ræktunarstöði
Hlaðir Swimming Pool

Hlaðir Swimming Pool

At Hlaðir you will find a cosy outdoor swimming pool. Spacious dressing rooms and a steam room are located in the basement. The pool is 16,67 x 8 mete
Hoppland

Hoppland

We offer one of the most exciting activities in Iceland. Come and try to jump 10 meters into the Atlantic Ocean. Perfect for families, groups of frien
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
Hotel Arnarstapi

Hotel Arnarstapi

Arnarstapi offers a variety of accommodation options to travelers visiting the village of Arnarstapi. Whether you prefer a comfortable hotel accommoda
Hotel Á

Hotel Á

Hótel Á is an old farm refurbished as a restaurant and guesthouse, located between Reykholt and Húsafell. Our guests eat in a cow-shed and sleep in a
Hotel Bifröst

Hotel Bifröst

Hotel Bifrost is a cosy hotel at a very beautiful and scenic location at the heart of Borgarfjordur. The hotel is located at the Icelandic ring-road -
Hotel Borgarnes

Hotel Borgarnes

Hotel Borgarnes is a three-star hotel in a town of 2000 inhabitants, 70 kilometres west of Reykjavík. Every effort is made to provide guests with good
Hotel Búðir

Hotel Búðir

Hotel Búðir is without a doubt one of the most beautiful country hotels in Iceland, just over a two-hour drive from Reykjavík. This magnificent hotel
Hotel Flatey

Hotel Flatey

Hotel Flatey is situated in the centre of the old village on Flatey, in the very heart of Breiðafjörður. The houses in the old centre are timber struc
Hotel Fransiskus

Hotel Fransiskus

The hotel offers 21 rooms, single, double and family rooms. The rooms have been beautifully designed with soft colours and a cosy atmosphere. Each ro
Hotel Hafnarfjall

Hotel Hafnarfjall

Hotel Hafnarfjall is a country hotel of 16 rooms and 5 bungalows with extraordinary view and a relaxed atmosphere. All rooms have free Wi-Fi.   The ho
Hotel Hamar

Hotel Hamar

Located about an hour's drive north of Reykjavík, near the quaint, beautiful town of Borgarnes, Hotel Hamar is surrounded by immense natural beauty an
Hotel Langaholt

Hotel Langaholt

Langaholt is a family run hotel located on the south of Snæfellsnes peninsula. We started in 1978 and the host learned from the best teacher, his moth
Hotel Laxárbakki

Hotel Laxárbakki

Hotel Laxárbakki is situated on the bank of Laxá River, along the Ring Road, only 12 km from Akranes and 20 km from Borgarnes. Accommodation in rooms
Hotel Snæfellsnes

Hotel Snæfellsnes

Hotel Snæfellsnes offers 14 rooms. Each of them is sound proofed with soft lighting, Internet and Wi-FI , hairdryer, kettle, desk, chairs. All bathroo
Hotel Varmaland

Hotel Varmaland

The hotel has 58 refurbished rooms in Scandinavian style, equipped with all necessary amenities. The rooms are different in size and retain the charm
Hotel Vesturland

Hotel Vesturland

Beautiful hotel located in Borgarnes, West of Iceland. The hotel has a great restaurant, bar, spa and a meeting hall. 
Hólahólar Crater in Snaefellsnes

Hólahólar Crater in Snaefellsnes

Hólahólar are an ancient crater cluster. One of the craters is open on the side and formed like a huge amphitheater. The deserted farm Hólahólar was
Hólar Petting Farm

Hólar Petting Farm

At our lovely little farm Hólar you can expect to find a variety of animals, including horses, dogs, cat, rabbits, ducks, sheep, chickens, turkeys, go
Hótel Egilsen

Hótel Egilsen

Standing over the harbor, Hotel Egilsen is set in a newly converted historic house in the heart of Stykkisholmur. The small hotel preserves its classi
Hótel Húsafell

Hótel Húsafell

Hotel Húsafell offers 48 rooms in four different categories. All rooms feature modern furnishings, heated floors, organic Icelandic toiletries and org
Hótel Karólína

Hótel Karólína

Hotel Karólína is a boutique hotel located in the old town of Stykkishólmur on the Snaefellsnes peninsula. The hotel is conveniently located within sh
Hraunfossar Restaurant

Hraunfossar Restaurant

A new restaurant, café and giftshop at Hraunfossar Waterfalls. We bid you welcome and offer a buffet with a good choice of courses. Enjoy our coffee,
Hraunfossar, lava waterfalls in Borgarfjord

Hraunfossar, lava waterfalls in Borgarfjord

Hraunfossar - Lava Falls - are beautiful and unusual natural phenomena. Clear, cold springs of subterranean water seep through the lava and run as tin
Hraunsnef country hotel

Hraunsnef country hotel

Five rooms on the ground floor and ten on the second floor. The second floor rooms have a view over the valley from every window and the first floor r
Hredavatn, lake in Borgarfjord

Hredavatn, lake in Borgarfjord

Hredavatn is a lake in West Iceland. It is located near route 1, between Borgarnes and Holtavorduheidi. Nearby is the university faculty of Bifrost an
Hreppslaug Swimming pool

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.
Husafell Canyon Baths

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 Ic
Husafell Golf Club

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 tha
Húsafell Bistró

Húsafell Bistró

Húsafell Bistró is nestled between lava fields and glaciers, just a few km from the unique lava waterfall Hraunfossar. Open daily, serving various cou
Húsafell Camping

Húsafell Camping

Campsite at Húsafellskógur  The campsite at Húsafellsskógur has been a very popular camping destination for decades. The main campsite is in the middl
Húsafell hiking trails

Húsafell hiking trails

Húsafell offers diverse and fascinating hiking trails where dense forests, spectacular ravines, waterfalls, glaciers, fauna and bird life as well as
Húsafell in Borgarfjordur

Húsafell in Borgarfjordur

In Húsafell surrounding nature you can expect to find dense woodlands, waterfalls, glaciers, rugged lava, crystal springs, wildflowers plus remarkable
Hvalfjörður

Hvalfjörður

Whale Fjord (Hvalfjörður) is 30km long and 84m deep. Whale Fjord was the site of much British and US military activity during World War II. Some ruins
Hvammsvík Hot Springs

Hvammsvík Hot Springs

Hvammsvík Hot Springs offers eight natural hot springs of varying temperatures, situated along the shoreline and merging with the tides for an ever ch
Hvammur in Dalir

Hvammur in Dalir

Around the year 890, Audur the Deep minded (djúpúdga) from Dogurdara settled the land between the outer edge og Hvammsveit and Skaumuhlaupsa in Hordud
Hvanneyri in Borgarfjordur

Hvanneyri in Borgarfjordur

One of the heroes of the Settlement Sagas, Grímur hinn háleyski, founded the rich farm of Hvanneyri at the time of settlement.  Today the Agricultural
Hvanneyri walking trail

Hvanneyri walking trail

Hvanneyri is a small, growing urban area in Borgarfjörður, where the headquarters of the Agricultural University of Iceland (LBHÍ) is located, but als
Hverinn

Hverinn

Hverinn-Sælureitur í sveitinni is a travel service offering accommodation, restaurant, camping and a small travelers store with a farmer’s market corn
Höfrungur AK 91

Höfrungur 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. 
Hömluholt

Hömluholt

Homluholt Cottages and Horsebreeding Farm Hömluholt Cottages are located on the southern part of the Snæfellsnes peninsula by the Hafursfell mountain.
Iceland / Promote Iceland / Visit Iceland

Iceland / Promote Iceland / Visit Iceland

Promote Iceland is a public-private partnership established to market Iceland´s commercial interests abroad and to increase the country´s export reven
Iceland Exclusive Travels

Iceland Exclusive Travels

Iceland Exclusive Travels Introducing visitors to West Iceland, the Heart of Iceland as we like to call it. We offer a gourmet focused private, small-
Ingjaldshóll in Snaefellsnes

Ingjaldshóll in Snaefellsnes

This former parsonage and estate between the villages Hellissandur and Rif was the common assembly site of the parish in the past. The present church
Into the Glacier

Into the Glacier

Into the Glacier offers access to the largest ice tunnel in the world located high on Langjökull Glacier. There you will have an opportunity to explor
Jafnaskarðsskógur forestry hiking trail

Jafnaskarðsskógur forestry hiking trail

Jafnaskarðsskógur forestry is one of Vesturland's outdoor recreation secrets. A footpath was first laid around the forest in 1995, but since then it h
Kast Guesthouse

Kast Guesthouse

We opened our guesthouse in June 2011. We started with 16 rooms in our beautiful bequeathed family land surrounded by the ocean, mountains and of cour
KIDKA Wool factory shop

KIDKA Wool factory shop

Our company KIDKA is one of the biggest knitting factories in Iceland and its name stands for beautiful and high-quality wool products, which are fash
Kirkjufell Guesthouse

Kirkjufell Guesthouse

Kirkjufell Guesthouse offers accommodation with private bathroom, shared kitchen, shared lounge and free WiFi.
Kirkjufell Hotel

Kirkjufell Hotel

Kirkjufell Hotel is a waterfront hotel situated in the small fishing village Grundarfjörður. Kirkjufell mountain is only 2 km away from the hotel so i
Kirkjufell mountain

Kirkjufell mountain

Grundarfjörður's beautiful landmark is the most photographed mountain in Iceland. Its isolated position jutting out into the sea makes it a focal poin
Kirkjufellsfoss, waterfall, in Snaefellsnes

Kirkjufellsfoss, waterfall, in Snaefellsnes

the most photographed waterfalls in Iceland. It is located near Grundarfjörður at the northern side of the Snæfellsnes Peninsula in West Iceland.
Kleppjárnsreykir Swimming pool

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 gy
Klofningur mountain in Dalir

Klofningur mountain in Dalir

From the mountan Klofningur is a panoramic view over Breidafjordur Bay, Snaefellsnes Peninsula  and Bardaströnd. Viewing dial. It is possible to hike
Klukkufoss waterfall hiking trail

Klukkufoss waterfall hiking trail

Klukkufoss waterfall is located in Eysteinsdal in Snæfellsnes. The trail is quite short but challenging, where you walk up a steep hill to the basalt
Kontiki

Kontiki

We run sea kayak trips from the small fishing village of Stykkishólmur on the beautiful Snæfellsnes peninsula in Western Iceland. We are just a 2-hour
Kornmúli

Kornmúli

Fully equipped kitchenHot tub Accommodates up to 6 guests Three double rooms with private bathrooms One room with wheelchair accessFree WiFiTelevision
Kópareykir-Cottages

Kópareykir-Cottages

Kópareykir is a small sheep and horse farm near Reykholt. Our wooden cottage (suitable for 1-5 persons) has 2 bedrooms, a bathroom (shower/WC/washing
Krauma

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 Deildartun
Krosshólaborg in Dalir

Krosshólaborg in Dalir

Auður djúpúðga ( Auður the Deep minded) was one of the settlers in Dalir. She was a Christian and had a cross raised at Krosshólaborg, where she went
Lambalækur

Lambalækur

Lambalækur is a guesthouse located in the quiet countryside near the town of Borgarnes, an one hour drive from Reykjavík. Lambalækur is a set in a lov
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
Langjokull Glacier in Borgarfjord

Langjokull Glacier in Borgarfjord

Langjokull Glacier is the second largest glacier in Iceland, and is approximately 18 km from Husafell (tourist resort). Excursions onto the glacier a
Laugar in Saelingsdalur in Dalir

Laugar in Saelingsdalur in Dalir

Gudrun Osvifursdottir, heroine of Laxdaela Saga, was born (973AD) and brought up at Laugar. It is said that she used the hot water pool there a lot an
Láki Tours

Láki Tours

Láki Tours offers responsible whale watching tours from Ólafsvík and puffin tours from Grundarfjörður in Snæfellsnes. We also offer whale watching tou
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
Library of Water

Library of Water

Vatnasafn / Library of water is a long-term project conceived by Roni Horn for a former library in the coastal town of Stykkishólmur in Iceland. The b
Light house  - Svortuloftarviti at Snaefellsnes

Light house - Svortuloftarviti at Snaefellsnes

Lighthouse, Svortuloft at Snaefellsnes. 
Lindin - Geothermal bath

Lindin - Geothermal bath

Escape to indulgence in our two hot tubs and two swimming pools, each carefully set to different temperatures, catering to every preference. Unwind in
Liston

Liston

Folk artist with an open workshop and gallery. Open all year round daily from 10:00 to 18:00.
Ljómalind - farmers market

Ljómalind - farmers market

Ljómalind Farmers Market is a fair trade, regional and seasonal co-op. Its aim is to offer a great variety of high quality arts and crafts, it also of
Londrangar basalt cliffs in Snaefellsnes

Londrangar basalt cliffs in Snaefellsnes

Uniquely-formed remnants of ancient basalt volcanic dikes sticking out from the sea. Londrangar and the hill Svalthufa are the remains of a crater, w
Longufjorur Beach in Snaefellsnes

Longufjorur Beach in Snaefellsnes

Longufjorur is a light sandy beach on the south shore of Snaefellsnes peninsula. This beach is perfect for horseriding with a guide.
Lýsuhóll-Snæhestar

Lýsuhóll-Snæhestar

Lýsuhóll is a small family business. Accommodation offered in cosy little cottages and a guesthouse with double and single rooms. There is a restauran
Lýsulaugar - geothermal bath

Lýsulaugar - geothermal bath

Lýsulaugar is an extraordinary geothermal bath, filled with naturally hot mineral water. It is rich in green algae (chlorella) and various minerals an
Lækjarkot Rooms and Cottages with Kitchen

Lækjarkot Rooms and Cottages with Kitchen

Lækjarkot Rooms and Cottages with Kitchen is 6 km north of Borgarnes. We offer farm accommodation. Everyone should be able to find something suitable
Malarrif in Snaefellsnes

Malarrif in Snaefellsnes

At Malarrif is the Visitor Center for Snaefellsjokull National Park. It´s fun to walk around the area and explore the nature, the beach and the lighth
Malarrifsviti, Light house in Snaefellsnes

Malarrifsviti, Light house in Snaefellsnes

Outermost on Malarrif on Snaefellsnes is a lighthouse that was build the year 1917, close to Londrangar.  A newer lighthouse was build 1946 and is 20,
María Apartment

María Apartment

A friendly family-run guesthouse in the heart of Grundarfjörður just meters away from the harbour, town centre and walking paths. The view from the gu
Meðalfellsvatn lake in Kjós

Meðalfellsvatn lake in Kjós

Meðalfellsvatn Lake is a good place for bird watching. The Great Northern Diver nests by the lake, while Harlequin Ducks are attracted in great number
Miðhraun - Lava Resort

Miðhraun - Lava Resort

Miðhraun - Lava resort is a family-run company owned by the Miðhraun family, established in 1988.  Accommodation for up to 110 persons, cottages, apar
Mostri Golf Club

Mostri Golf Club

Víkurvöllur is a 9-hole golf course which lies north of Hótel Stykkishólmur. The course makes for good walking, lies between two ridges and continues
Mt. Drápuhlíðarfjall

Mt. Drápuhlíðarfjall

Drápuhlíðarfjall is probably among the most beautiful mountains in Iceland. It is 527 meters high, a 3.5 million years old remnant of an extinct volca
Narfeyrarstofa

Narfeyrarstofa

Restaurant Narfeyrarstofa is located in the oldest part of the small town Stykkishólmur by the Breiðafjörður Bay. The restaurant opened in the year 20
Nesbrauð

Nesbrauð

Great selection of freshly-baked, high quality breads, including sourdough and health bread. There is also a good choice of baked goods, freshly-made
Nicetravel

Nicetravel

NICETRAVEL was founded in 2012 by three Icelandic families. We operate day and multi-day tours departing from Reykjavik. Our goal is to provide a pers
Norwegian House - Regional Muesum

Norwegian House - Regional Muesum

Norwegian house: The regional museum  of Snæfellsnes The Norwegian house, built in 1832, was the first wood-frame residence with two full-sized storey
Nýp at Skarðsströnd

Nýp at Skarðsströnd

Welcome to Guesthouse Nýp! B&B, twin or double, full bedding. Our guesthouse is off the beaten track with fantastic scenery across the Breiðafjörður b
Olafsdalur in Dalir

Olafsdalur in Dalir

Ólafsdalur by Gilsfjörður, history of 1000 years Ólafsdalur is a small valley, surrounded by high mountains, where the first agricultural school in Ic
Olafsvik in Snaefellsnes peninsula

Olafsvik in Snaefellsnes peninsula

Olafsvik is a town on the northern side of Snaefellsnes peninsula, close to the magnificent glacier, Snaefellsjokull. Olafsvik has a large fishing har
Olkelda mineral spring in Snaefellsnes

Olkelda mineral spring in Snaefellsnes

At the farm Olkelda, near Stadarstadur, in the south of Snaefellsnes, there is a mineral spring with carbonated water. Mineral springs are said to ha
Ondverdarnes in Snaefellsnes

Ondverdarnes in Snaefellsnes

Ondverdarnes is the westernmost point of Snaefellsnes peninsula. In the olden days there was a huge fishing industry in Ondverdarnes, compare to other
Ondverdarnes, Lighthouse, in Snaefellsnes.

Ondverdarnes, Lighthouse, in Snaefellsnes.

Ondverdarnes in Snaefellsnes, a lighthouse. The first lighthouse was build there 1909. A new lighthouse was then made out of concrete the year 1973,
Ólafsvík Camping Ground

Ólafsvík Camping Ground

Located at the Ólafsvík municipal boundary. Toilets, shower, hot and cold running water, cooking facilities, facility to empty waste tank and connecti
Ólafsvík Swimming pool

Ólafsvík Swimming pool

The indoor swimming pool is 12.5 metres long and has a hotpot. There is also an outdoor area with hot tubs and slides. The swimming pool is situated b
Ólafsvík walking trail

Ólafsvík walking trail

A hiking trail around Ólafsvík borders and into the town's heart is enjoyable and diverse. Service area is located at the campsite and a lot of restin
Rauðhóll hiking trail

Rauðhóll hiking trail

From the crater Rauðhóll, lava flowed into the sea, all the way from Hellisandi to Skarðsvík. A marked path leads from the parking lot at Eysteinsdals
Rauðsgil hiking trail

Rauðsgil hiking trail

Rauðsgil gorge in Borgarfjörður is on the border between Hálsasveit and Reyholtshrepss. The gorge is deepest at the bottom of the river, as it reaches
Reykholt in Borgarfjord

Reykholt in Borgarfjord

Reykholt is one of Iceland's most notable historical sites. It houses a cultural centre and a church. Reykholt is most famous for being the home of I
Reykholt í Borgarfjord

Reykholt í Borgarfjord

Reykholt in Borgarfjord is a small village and one of the greatest historical place in Iceland, mainly because of Snorri Sturluson, a famous writer, p
Rif at Snaefellsnes peninsula.

Rif at Snaefellsnes peninsula.

Rif is a small village at the North of Snaefellsnes peninsula. It's older name is Havarif or Háarif, but nowadays always called Rif. In the village th
Rock´n´ Troll Café

Rock´n´ Troll Café

Rock ´n´ Troll Bistro Café Rock ´n´ Troll Bistro Café is open all year around. The menu offers a mix of local and international food during, breakfast
Saelingsdalslaug

Saelingsdalslaug

Pool, hot tub, steam bath and wading pool in beautiful surroundings.
Saudafell Guesthouse

Saudafell Guesthouse

Sauðafell Guesthouse is a newly renovated old romantic farmhouse from the 19th century. There are 6 rooms with made-up beds on two floors to choose fr
Saxholl crater in Snaefellsnes

Saxholl crater in Snaefellsnes

Saxhóll Crater is located in the Snaefellsjokull National Park. It´s easy to climb and the view from the top is spectacular. A low-set metal stair fol
Seals at Ytri-Tunga

Seals at Ytri-Tunga

By the seal beach at Ytri-Tunga it is possible to see seals all through the year in a beautiful nature. 
Seatours

Seatours

Sailing around Breiðafjörður's innumerable islands, the ever-so popular Viking Sushi Adventure Voyage offers a glimpse of the fjord's fairytale-like-s
Seljaland

Seljaland

In Seljaland we offer accommodation for groups of 20-25. The old house takes up to 8 people and the three little cottages can fit 2-4 people per cotta
Selsskógur, Skorradalur Camping ground

Selsskógur, Skorradalur Camping ground

Green and sheltered camping area next to the lake Skorradalsvatn. Hot and cold water, shower, WC and electricity on site and garbage container near by
Signýjarstaðir Cottages

Signýjarstaðir Cottages

For rent a nice cottages with a hot tub. All rented with made up beds. 
Simply the West

Simply the West

Simply the West is a progressive travel agency that offers a vide range of day tours and is constantly adding more. We can also organize day tours in
Síldarmannagötur

Síldarmannagötur

Síldarmannagötur is an old national route that is in a protected area in the settlement in Skorradals valley, which is part of maintaining the paths o
Sjávarborg

Sjávarborg

Sjávarborg is a guesthouse and cafe located next to the beautiful harbor in Stykkishólmur. Offering twin, double, single and family rooms. Breakfast a
Sjávarpakkhúsið

Sjávarpakkhúsið

With stunning views over Stykkishólmur harbour, the restaurant specialises in expertly made, locally sourced and seasonal food, accompanied by a good
Skallagrimsgardur, public park in Borgarnes

Skallagrimsgardur, public park in Borgarnes

In the heart of Borgarnes is Skallagrímsgarður, a small public park which is ideal for a picnic. The park plays an important role in Egil's Saga, as t
Skard in Skardsstrond, Dalir

Skard in Skardsstrond, Dalir

Skard is a farm and church site on Skardstrond. Many of the Icelandic Saga heroes come from here. Amongst them were Bjorn Thorleifsson, governor, and
Skardsstrond coast

Skardsstrond coast

The route via Klofningsvegur no. 590 runs through Hvammssveit, Fellsströnd, Klofningur, Skarðsströnd and Saurbær. Day-to-day it is called going around
Skardsvik in Snaefellsnes

Skardsvik in Snaefellsnes

In stark contrast to the majority of black sand beaches in Iceland, Skarðsvík resembles a Mediterranean shoreline with turquoise water and the surroun
Skálasnagaviti lighthouse, at Snaefellsnes

Skálasnagaviti lighthouse, at Snaefellsnes

Skálasnagaviti lighthouse at Snaefellsnes, is located on the cliff, Saxhólsbjarg which is called Svortuloft from sea.  It is very popular among touris
Sker Restaurant

Sker Restaurant

Sker Restaurant is a restaurant located in the heart of Ólafsvik in the Snæfellsnes Peninsula, the restaurant is cozy and has amazing views. Sker has
Skessuhorn, mountain in Borgarfjord

Skessuhorn, mountain in Borgarfjord

Skessu­horn in Borgarfjord  (967 m) is a particularly impressive and outstanding peak when the range is viewed from the North. Skessu­horn is located
Skorradalur Valley in Borgarfjord

Skorradalur Valley in Borgarfjord

Skorradalur is the southernmost valley in Borgarfjörður. The Skorradalur lake fills up most of the valley but the lowlands in the west are wide moorla
Snaefellsbaer District Information Office

Snaefellsbaer District Information Office

The Tourist Information Centre is located in Átthagastofa, at Kirkjutún2, in the heart of Ólafsvík. The centre is located in a building behind the bla
Snaefellsjokull glacier at Snaefellsnes peninsula

Snaefellsjokull glacier at Snaefellsnes peninsula

The Snæfellsjökull glacier at Snaefellsnes peninsula is 1446m above sea level. The glacier is an active volcano, having been built up through numerous
Snaefellsjokull National Park - Visitor Centre

Snaefellsjokull National Park - Visitor Centre

The Visitor´s Centre is full of information and facts about life around the Glacier. The theme of the display is the fishermen of the ancient fishing
Snaefellsjökull National Park in Snaefellsnes

Snaefellsjökull National Park in Snaefellsnes

Snæfellsjökull National Park is located at the edge of Snæfellsnes in the West part of the country. It is about 18km2 and the first national park to s
Snjófell Restaurant

Snjófell Restaurant

A seasonal Contemporary American menu utilizing locally sourced ingredients. Snjófell Restaurant offers quality local food from the sourroundings of S
Snorralaug (Snorri's pool)

Snorralaug (Snorri's pool)

Snorralaug (Snorri's pool) is a historic hot spring, located near Reykholtskirkja in Borgarfjörður. The pool is named after Snorri Sturluson, who was
Snorrastadir

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 (Eldbo
Snorrastofa Reykholt

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 c
Snæfellsnes Visitor Center

Snæfellsnes Visitor Center

The Snæfellsnes Tourist information Centre is located at Breiðablik, the entrance to Snæfellsnes. The centre helps you to plan the perfect holiday in
Soffia´s Toy Museum

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
Staðarsveit Golf Club

Staðarsveit Golf Club

The fields of Garðar consist of a 9-hole “Links” golf course in beautiful surroundings. The course is built on windswept sand dunes from the nearby sh
Stapafell, volcanic mountain in Snaefellsnes

Stapafell, volcanic mountain in Snaefellsnes

Stapafell is a volcanic mountain on the south side of Snæfellsjökull. This palagonitic pyramide is 526 m in height og rather eroded at the sides. On
Stapinn

Stapinn

Stapinn is a family run restaurant in Arnarstapi Snæfellsnes.  Great hikes around, short distance from Snæfellsjökull, beautiful hike between Arnarsta
Staupasteinn in Hvalfjörð

Staupasteinn in Hvalfjörð

A goblet-shaped rock and popular resting place for tourists. Close to Hvammsvik on the old national road around Whale Fjord. An elf by the name of St
Stálpastaða  woods, Skorradalur in Borgarfjord

Stálpastaða woods, Skorradalur in Borgarfjord

Stálpastaðir in Skorradalur, the farm is abandoned but there are many birch–bushes. Haukur Thors gave the land to the Forestry Service in 1951, since
Stálpastaðir forestry

Stálpastaðir forestry

In Stálpastaða forestry you will find numerous tree species and hiking trails throughout the forestry. But the most popular resting place is at the co
Steindórsstaðir Guesthouse

Steindórsstaðir Guesthouse

Accommodation in an older residential building on the farm, which has renovated in 2010 before the guesthouse opened. The hosts are Guðfinna and Þórar
Stóri Kambur

Stóri Kambur

Stóri-Kambur Horse rental offers riding tours under Snæfellsjökull glacier.
Sturlureykir Horse Farm

Sturlureykir Horse Farm

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 tho
Stykkisholmur

Stykkisholmur

Stykkisholmur is beautifully-situated on the northern side of the Snaefellsnes peninsula. With beautiful and well-preserved old houses in the town cen
Stykkishólmur Camping ground

Stykkishólmur Camping ground

Stykkishólmur campsite is perfectly located next to Víkurvöllur golf course, only 5 minutes walk to swimming pool, supermarket, restaurants and all ge
Stykkishólmur Swimming pool

Stykkishólmur Swimming pool

Outdoor and indoor swimming pool with Frasenius certified water, claimed to have regenerative powers. Thermal tubs, a cold tub, water slide and a wadi
Stykkishólmur walking trail

Stykkishólmur walking trail

The town of Stykkishólmur, in cooperation with Stykkishólmur Forestry Association, Minjastofnun and residents of Stykkishólmur have embarked on ambiti
Suður-Bár Guesthouse

Suður-Bár Guesthouse

Accommodation in made-up beds and breakfast. On offer are both rooms with private and shared facilities. The views from the house are impressive, both
Summit Adventure Guides

Summit Adventure Guides

The cave itself is an 8000 year old lava tube created by volcanic eruption from a nearby crater in the Purkhólar crater family. As the lava rushed dow
Súgandisey Island at Stykkisholmur, Snaefellsnes

Súgandisey Island at Stykkisholmur, Snaefellsnes

Sugandisey, island at Stykkisholmur at Snaefellsnes. Was former an island but now connected to land. Some say that because of this island Stykkisholmu
Svalthufa and Thufubjarg in Snaefellsnes

Svalthufa and Thufubjarg in Snaefellsnes

Svalthufa is a high cliff teemed with birdlife and there is a great view to Lóndrangar Cliffs, the front part is named Thufubjarg. Lóndrangar are uniq
Svarfhóll

Svarfhóll

Accommodation in quiet and calm Icelandic nature and country environment in a hall of mountains. We have two 27 m2 cosy chalets for two persons but fi
Svodufoss, waterfall in Snaefellsnes

Svodufoss, waterfall in Snaefellsnes

Svöðufoss is a beautiful waterfall in the Hólmkelsá river. The waterfall is 10 meters high and falls off a beautiful basalt column cliff. a parking l
Svöðufoss waterfall walking path

Svöðufoss waterfall walking path

Svöðufoss in Snæfellsnes is a beautiful waterfall in Hólmkelsá, not far from the town Rif. The waterfall is 10 meters high and falls from a beautiful
Söðulsholt

Söðulsholt

Söðulsholt travel service offers accommodation and horse rental activity. Our accommodation include 4 premium cottages, each sleeping 4 people comfort
The Agricultural Museum of Iceland

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 ext
The Castle Guesthouse

The Castle Guesthouse

The Castle offers accommodation in Búdardalur town. The property is facing the black beaches of Hvammsfjordur fjord and is within walking distance (50
The Cave

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 16
The Ferry Baldur

The Ferry Baldur

The way to Flatey Island and the Westfjords Ferry Baldur daily crosses Breidafjörður Bay between Stykkishólmur on the Snæfellsnes peninsula and Brjáns
The Freezer Hostel & Culture Centre

The Freezer Hostel & Culture Centre

The Freezer is an award winning social hostel, situated inside a renovated and recycled fish factory in the tiny fishing village of Rif on the Snæfell
The Leif Eiriksson Center

The Leif Eiriksson Center

The Leif Eiriksson center is an exciting destination for all ages, where stories of the voyages of Erik the Red and his son Leif the Lucky (also calle
The Maritime Museum in the Fishermen´s Park

The Maritime Museum in the Fishermen´s Park

Exhibition on fisheries and nature by the Glacier -  coffee and cakes  In the Fishermen’s Garden you will find a collection of items reminding one of
The National Park Center Hellissandur

The National Park Center Hellissandur

The National Park Center is fully designed and built based on the BREEAM international certification standard. The BREEAM criteria assume that environ
The Old Post Office

The Old Post Office

The Old Post Office Guesthouse is a small guesthouse in the center of Grundarfjordur. All rooms have private bathrooms with shower and a flat screen t
The Settlement Center in Borgarnes

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
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
Troll Waterfalls in Borgarfjord

Troll Waterfalls in Borgarfjord

The Troll Waterfalls of the Grimsa river. There is a clear formation in the form of a troll face in the cliff by the river bank. Take the troll walk
Trollpark in Fossatún

Trollpark in Fossatún

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Tröð forestry

Tröð forestry

The walking trail through Tröð forestry is funand varied. The forestry is a beautiful and good place to enjoy the environmentand enjoy being together.
Ullarselið - Wool Centre

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 handli
Varmaland

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.   &he
Varmaland hiking trail

Varmaland hiking trail

Varmaland is a small village that has been built around geothermal area in Stafholtstungur in Borgarbyggð. The settlement is located in between Hvítá
Vatnaleið Hiking Trail

Vatnaleið Hiking Trail

Vatnaleið walking trail, lies past four lakes: Hlíðarvatn lake, Hítarvatn lake, Langavatn lake and Hreðavatn lake. It's a beautiful walking trail tha
Vatnshellir Cave in Snaefellsnes peninsula

Vatnshellir Cave in Snaefellsnes peninsula

Exploring Vatnshellir Cave is truly an amazing and unforgettable experience. This 8.000 year old Lava Tube reaches over 200 meters and reaches 35 mete
Vedurhorfur - 112 Words for Wind

Vedurhorfur - 112 Words for Wind

In Iceland you can find over 130 words for wind. The artist, Sólrún Halldórsdóttir, has chosen 112 words out of those 130 to include in this environme
Vestur Adventures

Vestur Adventures

Come enjoy a truly unique kayaking experience in Grundarfjörður, Iceland. The home of Mt. Kirkjufell. Jutting majestically out into the Atlantic Ocean
Vidgelmir Cave in Borgarfjord

Vidgelmir Cave in Borgarfjord

Víðgelmir in Borgajford is the largest of all caves in Iceland, 148,000 cubic metres, and one of the largest lava caves in the world.  It has beautifu
Visit West Iceland

Visit West Iceland

West Iceland Marketing OfficeThe purpose of the West Iceland Marketing Office is to integrate marketing and promotion in West Iceland by conducting th
Vogur Country Lodge

Vogur Country Lodge

Accommodation offered in 16 standard twin and double rooms, 8 junior suites and 4 superior king rooms. Furthermore a cozy restaurant, living room, hot
War and Peace Museum

War and Peace Museum

The unique and remarkable history of the occupation period in Iceland 1940-45 unfolds at the War and Peace Museum. Our exhibition tells the story of h
Ytri Tunga walking trail

Ytri Tunga walking trail

Ytri-Tunga beach is first and foremost one of the best seal-watching spots in Iceland. Seals come here to hang around thanks to rocky shore where they
Þórufoss Waterfall in Kjós

Þórufoss Waterfall in Kjós

Þórufoss waterfall is in the river Laxá in Kjós which is renowned for its healthy population of Atlantic salmon. Þórufoss is known to freeze over in t
Þurranes

Þurranes

In Þurranes we offer accommodation in four houses, 3 cozy cottages and the old Farm house.  The Cottages - we have three cozy 43 square meter cottages
Æðarsetur Íslands

Æðarsetur Íslands

The Icelandic Eider Center is a modern museum and knowledge center which invites visitors to learn about the eider duck and the fascinating methods of