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Family Activities in Rangárþing ytra

There are various family activities available in Rangárþing ytra and you should be able to find something interesting for every age group. You could, for example take the family out on a magnificent kayaking adventure or horse riding. There are few more stunning ways for you and your friends to experience magnificent Iceland than by kayaking down a river or on horseback.

Indoor Activities

If the weather is not in your favour you can always visit some of the many museums in the area. Landgræðslan has an interesting show in Gunnarsholt in Sagnagarður on land conservation and soil reclamation which we recommend to all who pass through the area.  

The amazing facilities at Icelandic Horse World in Skeiðvellir is a visit to remember; for anyone interested in the Icelandic horse, this is a stop you simply cannot miss.

Swimming Pools

All the swimming pools in Iceland are family friendly and we recommend that you enjoy a splash in the swimming pools at Hella or Laugaland in Holt. Swimming pools can be found in various places in Iceland and to name but a few, we can recommend you visit the swimming pool in Selfoss, which boasts 3 slides for the children and 2 hot tubs for the adults to relax while watching their children play, the swimming pool in Stokkseyri is small and charming and we do recommend a visit for those who like to stray of the beaten path a little.

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South Iceland

Towns & Villages

The south of Iceland has several towns and villages, each with its own style, charm and points of interest. Selfoss is the largest town and has a variety of shops, services, many restaurants and fast food places. Most towns are close to the main route, making them accessible and enjoyable.

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Map Höfn Kirkjubæjarklaustur Vík Vestmannaeyjar Hvolsvöllur Flúðir Laugarvatn Reykholt Laugarás Borg Brautarholt Hveragerði Árnes Selfoss Hella Stokkseyri Eyrarbakki Þykkvibær Þórlákshöfn