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The Icelandic Touring Association (ITA) Nordurfjordur hut is called Valgeirsstadir. It is a restored farmhouse in good condition, just above a beach at the end of the bay. It has two storeys and is electrically heated. The upper floor comprises four rooms for 4-6 guests, and the ground floor four rooms for 6 guests each, a well equipped kitchen and a dining room. The kitchen has an electric stove with an oven, a microwave, all utensils, and running hot and cold water.
There are two WC and a shower. A small supermarket is only a 10 minutes’ walking distance away and an outdoor swimming pool at Krossnes.
Interesting, short hikes take you through majestic landscapes to the top of Mts Tafla, Kalfatindar, Munadarnesfjall and Krossnesfjall. A longer hike takes you to the Ingolfsfjordur Bay around Mt Strutur. A stroll along the coastline takes you to attractions like Trollahladi, Bergid and the Gvendur Seat, where bishop Gudmundur the good sat when he was consecrating the dangerous Urdir screes.
GPS co-ordinates: 66°03.080 21°33.970.
Mountain Hut Nordurfjordur Valgeirsstadir
20. June – 31. August.
Adult / Sleeping bag :Ikr. 8000.00
Children 7-15 years : Ikr. (50.0%)
Camping Nordurfjordur Valgeirsstadir
Price Per person.
The Icelandic Touring Association (ITA)
Photo Credit and Sources: The ITA website; fi.is
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