Local Living Walk of Bakkagerði
Experience the peaceful magic of a natural area said to be home to elves.
Included in your voyage
Meet friendly locals and learn about their daily lives, history, and culture.
Visit the beautiful local church and the old Lindarbakki turf house.
Visit the fish factory and continue to Icelandic Down, famous for its eiderdown products.
Keep an eye out for elves!
Level 3: Active - good mobility needed
1 hr 20 min
Dress according to local weather conditions.
In the land of elves
Get a glimpse of everyday life in the small town of Bakkagerði, situated in the beautiful area of Borgarfjörður Eystri. Meet friendly and welcoming locals along the way and learn about their daily lives, as well as the history, culture, and architecture of the area. Learn about the town’s spirit and hear legends of elves believed to live in this area.
Remarks/requirements: Dress according to local weather conditions.
Walking information: 1.2 miles/Paved and gravel ground.