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ÖLFUS

ÞORLÁKSHÖFN

ÞORLÁKSHÖFN

The main town in Ölfus is Þorlákshöfn, west of Eyrarbakki. The town is important as a port because the only viable harbour on Iceland's southern coast
Ölfus Tourist Information Center

Ölfus Tourist Information Center

The tourist information center is located in the library of Ölfuss.  See more here 
Nordic Green Travel

Nordic Green Travel

Nordic Green Travel is an Iceland based travel agency that helps you travel in a more responsible and sustainable way. We specialize in creating ones
Þorlákshöfn Swimming pool

Þorlákshöfn Swimming pool

The Sports centre in Þorlákshöfn is located next to the new campsite in the southern part of the town. The outside area has a swimming pool, hot pools
Black Beach Tours

Black Beach Tours

BLACK BEACH TOURS offers perfect tours in South Iceland where the black volcanic beach meets the blue Atlantic Ocean. ATV/QUAD Tours – Available All
Ölfus black sand beach

Ölfus black sand beach

Ölfus has a black sand beach that stretches from Thorlákshöfn to Ölfusa river. A long walk on the beach surrounded by black sand and lyme grass is the
Hafnarnes lighthouse and viewpoint

Hafnarnes lighthouse and viewpoint

Hafnarnes is an area on the edge of the town Thorlákshöfn where you are surrounded by beautiful cliffs and the majestic ocean. A viewpoint is located
Arnarker

Arnarker

Another interesting cave is Arnarker. Arnarker is a cave in the Leitarhraun lava field, north of the old road leading from Þrengsli towards Selvogur.
Raufarholshellir

Raufarholshellir

There are many caves in the lava fields in Ölfus and the largest being Raufarhólshellir by road no. 39. A journey into Raufarhólshellir is a unique ex

Arnarbæli

Arnarbæli is a district in Ölfus and from the 12th century up until the beginning of the 20th century it was one of the best fields in Iceland to prod
Selvogsviti Lighthouse

Selvogsviti Lighthouse

Selvogsviti was built in 1919 and rebuilt in 1931. The light height is 20 meters above sea level. In 1919, a 15-meter high iron frame was built on Sel
Selvogur

Selvogur

Selvogur is the westernmost settlement of Árnessýsla. The countryside is rather small and the land resources there are scarce. Despite the fact that S
Núpar Cottages

Núpar Cottages

There are 8 beautiful cottages at Núpar. They are placed right outside Hveragerði and it is a dream come true for everyone who wishes to be in a quiet
Strandarkirkja church

Strandarkirkja church

Strandarkirkja church is located in Selvogur (Seal Cove) and was originally built in the 12th century. The story relates that during one night when a
Eldhestar - Volcano Horses

Eldhestar - Volcano Horses

At Eldhestar we have developed our activities since 1986 to combine pleasure, comfort and adventure in a way respecting nature. Our farm is located in
Hotel Eldhestar

Hotel Eldhestar

Hotel Eldhestar is a cozy country hotel with a luxurious, comfortable atmosphere, located in the heart of Iceland´s south-western countryside, only 45
Hjarðarból Guesthouse

Hjarðarból Guesthouse

Set in peaceful surroundings, this guesthouse has views of Ingólfsfjall mountain. It offers free Wi-Fi in public areas and free on-site parking. Selfo
Sólhestar

Sólhestar

Sólhestar is a horserental that offers a broad variety of exciting riding tours. Sólhestar is located just 30 minutes (by car) from Reykjavík. The rid
Ingólfsskáli - Viking Restaurant

Ingólfsskáli - Viking Restaurant

In South Iceland, tucked under the towering Ingólfsfjall mountain, lies Ingólfsskáli Viking Restaurant. It’s a place where heritage and tradition come
Hespa

Hespa

Hespuhúsið is an open plant dyeing studio where guests are welcome to visit the studio, look into the dye-pots and get information about the old color
Ingólfsfjall mountain

Ingólfsfjall mountain

Ingólfsfjall mountain in Ölfus is 551m. Ingólfsfjall is fenced with cliffs in three ways and very steep. When the sea level was highest at the end of
ON Geothermal Exhibition at Hellisheiðarvirkjun

ON Geothermal Exhibition at Hellisheiðarvirkjun

ON Power operates two geothermal power stations, Hellisheiði and Nesjavellir. Which are the largest and the second largest geothermal power stations i
Hengill area and Geothermal energy exhibition

Hengill area and Geothermal energy exhibition

Hengill is about 100 kilometers long and about 15 km wide volcanic system. A large part of lake Þingvellir lies in the fissure swarm of the system and
Reykjadalur valley

Reykjadalur valley

Reykjadalur valley is the most popular and arguably the most beautiful hiking area in Ölfus. Hot springs and colourful areas full of geothermal activi
Herdísarvík

Herdísarvík

The former estate Herdísarvík, now abandoned, stood on the synonymous cove in Selvogur. The steep cliffs of Mt Herdísarvíkurfjall (329m) protrude behi

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Thorlakshofn Camping site Skálholtsbraut 815 Þorlákshöfn 839-9091
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Stranda Church Selvogur 815 Þorlákshöfn 892-7954
Skálinn in Þorlákshöfn Óseyrarbraut 15 815 Þorlákshöfn 483-3801
Alhestar Faxabraut 815 Þorlákshöfn 650-6200
Meitillinn Selvogsbraut 41 815 Þorlákshöfn 483-5950
L.F.C Island Egilsbraut 4 815 Þorlákshöfn 690-1111
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