Skagafjordur self planner,
INDIVIDUAL ITINERARIES IN THE SKAGAFJORDUR DISTRICT
How to get there.
Itinerary suggestion for a one day
in Skagafjordur area
Let us assume that your starting point
is Varmahlid at the cross roads to Saudarkrokur from road #1.
As a matter of fact, you could start from any of the below mentioned
places, depending on your location and your wishes. To enjoy
the attractions fully, you would have to click each of the places
mentioned on the map to find out what they have to offer.
Remember, that the Skagafjordur district offers beautiful scenic
landscapes on a fine day, and a myriad of historical spots, which
connect you more closely to the area and the country by visiting
them. There is also a number of activities and sightseeing
tours on offer, should you want to enjoy the area without a detailed
From hamlet Varmahlid you could drive across the valley to the east
to the crossing to Holar and Hofsos to continue to Siglufjordur,
which would be your turning point to the crossing to Saudarkrokur.
From there you head back to road #1 to your starting point.
By clicking the depicted places on the map you find detailed
information on each of the aforementioned places.
Information on tours and activity are also mentioned, i.e.
sightseeing, riding tours, white water rafting, golf, super jeep
tours into the interior, angling etc. are also accessible and easy
to book at the information centre at Varmahlid.
For information on road
call the Road Administration Information Line (+354) 1777
North Iceland Saga Trail
Click the map for local information
Hofsos 37 km
24 km. Blonduos
(744) 50 km. Skagastrond
(745) 98 km.