TRAVEL GUIDE ICELAND NORTH
Alphabetical Order
Attractions
Bus schedule
Camping
Car rental
Churches
Ferries
Fishing
Flights
Golf
Hiking trails
Hotels
Icelandic Saga
Maps
Museums
National parks
Photo gallery
Sunrise - sunset
Tours
 

 


OLAFSFJORDUR
TRAVEL GUIDE
How to get there

 


Olafsfjordur is a town on a synonymous bay, a branch of Eyjafjordur, Iceland’s longest bay. It has a good natural harbour and the economy is based on fishing and the fish industry. Skiing is popular and the facilities and services for skiers rate among the best in the country. Like most places in North and Northwest Iceland, Olafsfjordur has produced many of the best Icelandic skiers. The climate is stable by Icelandic standards and summer temperatures in the high twenties Centigrade are frequent. There is a variety of interesting places to explore in and around Olafsfjordur.  Hotel Olafsfjordur, offers good accommodations and free tours of the vicinity. The camping site and swimming pool are also very popular.

The distance from the capital is 415 km and 61 km from Akureyri.

Siglufjordur 62 km via
Moorland Lagheidi, 15 km via tunnels <Olafsfjordur> Dalvik 17 km.
.


  View to the north along bay Eyjafjordur.


.
Flag of Iceland
In Icelandic


Hiking Trails Iceland

 

BACK               Nat.is - Box 8593 108 Reykjavik- tel.: +354-898-0355 - nat@nat.is - about us - sources               HOME