Stroll Through the most western village of Europe

Excursion

Free

Duration

2hrs

Season

Available all year

Min. number

0 travellers

Booking code

INCL-PJF1


We will start by a stroll through the lively harbour of the fishing village Patreksfjörður, learn about the importance of the fisheries for the village and get to know some different kinds of fishes.
  • Fishing history

  • First Class Fish Products

  • History

  • Lively Harbour


We will start by a stroll through the lively harbour of the fishing village Patreksfjörður, learn about the importance of the fisheries for the village and get to know some different kinds of fishes. We will visit the main fish factory on the Southern Westfjords to learn about the whole process of first class fish products. The village is rich in history as a base of English and French sailors, merchants and navy mariners. On our stroll we will visit the memorial of the French fishermen and the memorial of the British fishermen.

Practical information

Pactical information: 

  • Guests are kindly asked to observe the guide’s instruction at all times. Kindly keep to the walking paths at all times. Please do not drop litter. Please do not disturb local wildlife or vegetation. Smokers are politely asked to dispose of cigarette ends in a responsible manner and to not drop them on the floor.

  • Walking information: This is a walking tour is not recommended for guests with limited mobility or for guests confined to a wheelchair/scooter. Approximate distance walked 800-1200 meters, mostly on paved and gravel surface.

  • Wheelchair accessible: No.

  • Language: English.