Harbour Walk in the Fishing Town of Höfn; With a Local Insider

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Duration2 hours
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DifficultyVery Easy

The town of Höfn is one of Iceland's many small beautiful countryside towns rich of history and local culture. In this easy walk with a local guide you'll get to explore this fascinating town.

What to expect?

Heart of Höfn is an easy informative walk by the harbor and the conservation area of Ósland where we will meet the Arctic Tern that is predominant there from May till mid August.

In Ósland we can enjoy its fascinating geology and the spectacular mountain view with Vatnajökull and its glacier tongues in the main role. We will furthermore examine the solar system model on Höfn’s nature trail on our way back to the harbor area where we will stop at Pakkhúsið to get a taste of local delicatessen.

HÖFN – LOCAL GUIDE operates in the field of slow-adventure walks with a focus on nourishing experience through moderate movement in a beautiful nature, peaceful environment and personal communication with the locals. Dive into the story and culture of this beautiful fishing village with a guide born and bread in Höfn. On an easy and informative walks, you can enjoy the magnificent surroundings of the town, hear about its development and get to taste some of its local food.

If you are interested in a conscious walk with your phone turned off and the nature and the people around you in focus, a tour with HÖFN - Local guide is something for you.

What is included?

  • Guided walk in English
  • Taste of local food (beverage not included)

What do I need to bring?

  • Dress according to weather and were your walking shoes.
  • You might want to bring a bottle of water with you.

Additional Details

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher for this experience to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: Free cancellation anytime prior to tour.
  • Quality Assurance: Travelade works with selected local partners we trust to provide the highest standard of quality service.

Meeting Point

  • The meeting point is at Hornhúsið, Víkurbraut 4, Höfn
  • Approx 5-6 hour from Reykjavik

$60