Patreksfjördur - Splendid Combination
On a scenic drive to Arnarfjörður, visit a waterfall, a hot spring, and a sea monster museum.
On a scenic drive from Patreksfjörður to Arnarfjörður, see waterfalls, fjords, and magnificent mountains.
The Dynjandi waterfall will take your breath away, as one of the most beautiful in Iceland.
Soak your feet in a remote hot spring surrounded by tall mountains.
Hear fascinating folktales at the Icelandic Sea Monster Museum at Bíldudalur.
Level 2: Moderate - some mobility needed
Layered clothing recommended with non-slip footwear.
Mountains and Waterfalls
On this scenic drive, explore Arnarfjörður, the most beautiful area of the Westfjords district. Admire Kaldbakur mountain, rising up 3,274 ft, and see the stunning Dynjandi waterfall. A path takes you up to the central gorge, where you can touch the waterfall, then soak your feet in a natural hot spring before visiting the Icelandic Sea Monster Museum to hear some 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 mile, with approximately 3 hrs of drive time