Snæfellsnes- og Hnappadalssýsla Travel Guide

  • Unpaved road looking south.
    Unpaved road looking south.
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  • Paved road on the heath.
    Paved road on the heath.
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  • Paved road going south.
    Paved road going south.
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  • Library of Water

    Stykkishólmur Things to Do

    Situated in the lovely little town of Stykkishólmur is the Library of Water, which is nice place to spend a reflective hour. The library is made up of columns of water, taken from glaciers. There are 24 columns but one of the sampled glaciers is now gone - sad proof of global warming? There are also 'weather reports' - words reflecting the weather...

  • Hotel Stykkisholmur

    Stykkishólmur Hotels

    Borgarbraut 8, Stykkisholmur 340, Iceland

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • Bird life in Breiðafjarðareyjar islands.

    Stykkishólmur Things to Do

    The islands are thought to be countless or ca 2.500. And it is believed that 25% of all the shore-line in island is here in Breiðafjareyjar islands. The tide and down draft is higher here than in other places in Iceland.This area is one of the best areas in the world to spot leviathans; the blue whale, humpback and killer whales.The bird life here...



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  • Museum about fish and its master

    Hellissandur Things to Do

    The local museum is the "place of interest" for the stranger. It includes a large hall where the oldest local fishing boat is located surrounded by fishermen's stories. Mind you it is restored so well that it is hard to believe its age. The neighbouring premise includes more articles on fishing theme with an impressive item - "stuffed" cod - a...

  • The Crater

    Hellissandur Favorites

    To the inland of Route 574 is another spur of a road. This one leads to a large shell of an old volcano. There is a great hiking around the rim, and good views to be had of the surrounding area. Unfortunately the view to the glacier was obscured.

  • Cliffs

    Hellissandur Favorites

    Many sea arches can be found along the rocky cliffs of this area. The cliffs are also lined with birds of all sorts.


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