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Airport Express Shared Arrival Transfer from Keflavik to Reykjavik
"After collecting your luggage and exiting the customs check you will see our ticket desk in the arrivals hall. Our coaches are located right outside the terminal door. Coaches depart 30-40 minutes after each flight arrival which means that even if your flight is delayed there will be a coach for you. The transfer service is offered round the clock every day of the week.During the 45 minute drive to Reykjavik you can either relax in our modern and comfortable coaches or make use of the free WiFi on board. Upon arrival in Reykjavik city there will be shuttles waiting to take you to your hotel.""""This frequent and reliable service is available every day of the week
From EUR17.00
 
Reykjavik Sightseeing Tour
"Your Reykjavik sightseeing tour includes short stops at the following attractions:BessastadirVisit the presidential residence at Bessastadir built between 1761 and 1766 and home to Iceland's president. You’ll also stop in the town of Hafnarfjordur famous for having one of the largest settlements of elves and other mystical beings known as the ""hidden folk."" You will also visit the old fishing harbor and when possible the famous fish market.PerlanIn Reykjavik you'll go to the Perlan building which was built on water tanks that hold the city's hot water supply. Here you can enjoy the spectacular view over Reykjavik and its surroundings from Perlan’s top-floor revolving restaurant.Hofdi HouseExplore Hofdi House in northern Reykjavi where the all-important summit between President Ronald Reagan and Secretary General Mikhail Gorbachev took place in 1986. You will also visit Hallgrimskirkja (the largest church in Iceland and one of its tallest structures) the University of Iceland area and the old town center
From EUR39.00
 
Gulfoss and Geysir Express Half-Day Trip from Reykjavik
"You will visit Thingvellir where the Icelandic parliament Alpingi was established in 930. It is here in this geologically unique place that the slowly diverging tectonic plates of America and Europe meet. In 2004 Thingvellir was added to UNESCO's World Heritage List. The to the spouting hot spring of Geysir and Strokkur. Continuing your journey to Hveragerdi a small but beautiful horticultural town you will see how geothermal energy has been harnessed for the unique greenhouse cultivation of all kinds of vegetables exotic fruit and flowers."""
From EUR63.00

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Library of Water

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...
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Bird life in Breiðafjarðareyjar islands.

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...
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Scallop shells.

When I visit Stykkishólmur I always go to a special place by the shore and collect some scallop shells, being wild about shells. It is behind the scallop factory. And the shore is covered in these...
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Stykkishólmur swimming pool.

As in every town in Iceland there is a good swimming pool in Stykkishólmur. What is special about this swimming pool though is that the water in the pool has been certified by Institut Fresenius,...
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Eating freshly caught raw shellfish on Seatours.

Now, this is what some call the high-light of the Fantasy tour on Breiðafjarðareyjar islands :) - the throwing out of the net. This was actually quite exciting, 2 members of the crew threw a net into...
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The Hanging rock in Breiðafjarðar islands.

There were Vikings who lived on these islands to begin with and they were not the most peaceful of men. There is one rock in Breiðafjörður bay where people were hung and left to hang for months as a...
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A fantastic boat trip around Breiðafjarðar islands

Now this is a trip not to be missed when visiting Stykkishólmur! This company, "Sæferðir" Seatours, offers various boat trips but I chose "Ævintýrasigling" or Adventure voyage - I liked the name of...
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The hiding place of Erik the Red (Eiríkur rauði).

Next to Dímonarklakkar by Öxney island is Eiríksvogur bay, where Erik the Red (Eiríkur rauði), hid and prepared his ship for his escape to Greenland. See my tip on Eiríksstaðir on my Iceland page,...
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Dimonarklakkar islands.

Dímonarklakkar islands are the highest ones of all of the Breiðafjörður islands. Small Klakkur (Litli klakkur) is 54 m high og Big Klakkur (Stóri klakkur) is 72 m high. They are so majestic hovering...
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Stykkishólmur - churches.

There is a very special church in Stykkishólmur which reminds one of a modern time sculpture. It was consecrated in 1990. Inside the church is the most beautiful altarpiece of St. Mary and Jesus, do...
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Súgandisey island.

Súgandisey is in Stykkishólmur harbour in Breiðafjörður and is a very beautiful cliff (it is actually an island) on which you can walk and get a magnificient view of the town of Stykkishómur and...
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Stykkishólmur - The Norwegian house - museum.

The Norwegian house is a very nice museum by the harbour in Stykkishólmur. It is the oldest house in Stykkishólmur built in 1832 and was the first two-storied home in Iceland and one of 3 biggest...
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Stykkishólmur - The Library of water.

The Library of water at Stykkishólmur is an extremely interesting and beautiful museum. It is situated on a hill with a stunning view of the harbour on one side and the town on the other side. The...
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spaceship church

This village is generally regarded as one of the most beautifully villages of Iceland. The combuination of the sea with it's many islands and the mountains is spectacular. However it is just a small...
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