Patreksfjördur - Splendid Combination
Available all year
On a scenic drive from Patreksfjördur to Arnarfjörður, see waterfalls, fjords and magnificent mountains
Lose your breath by the Dynjandi waterfall, one of the most beautiful in Iceland
Soak your feet in a remote hot spring surrounded by tall mountains
In the Monster Museum at Bildudalur, hear fascinating folktales
Mountains and waterfalls
On this drive, you’ll explore the most beautiful area of the Westfjords district, Arnarfjörður. Admire the mountain Kaldbakur at 998m. Dynjandi waterfall is stunning. A path takes you up to the central gorge, where you’ll be able to touch the waterfall. Then soak your feet in a lovely natural hot spring before you’ll visit the Sea Monster Museum to hear thrilling local folktales.
Requirements: Layered clothing recommended with non-slip footwear.
Walking information: Mainly on paved flat surfaces, some incline and a few steps around the village. Walking approx. 1.5km; drive time approx. 3 hrs
Not suitable for wheelchair users.
Expedition cruises offering this activity
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Circumnavigating Iceland - The Land of Elves, Sagas and Volcanoes (Itinerary 2)
5 departures between May 2023 and Aug 2024 - 11 days
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8 departures between May 2023 and Jun 2024 - 9 days
MS Fram +1