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Westfjords

Tidbits of what the westfjords have to offer


Icelandic Times

Icelandic Times—the only Icelandic  Magazine that speaks English, French, German and even Chinese! Be sure to pick up a free copy of the Ic...

A Hidden Pearl in the Westfjords

A Hidden Pearl in the Westfjords One of the best things about Iceland is that there are still hidden pearls to be found which have not been...

WEST TOURS for the Westfjords

WEST TOURS for the Westfjords The expert on travels in the entire Westfjords peninsula The Westfjords are an amazing peninsula characterized...

Vesturbyggð

VesturbyggðThere are three urban centres in Vesturbyggð Urban Area: Bíldudalur, Birkimelur and Patreksfjörður. Vesturbyggð is in Barðaströnd...

The Ultimate Tours

Grayline Iceland’s Day Trips to Magnificent Látrabjarg and the Enchanting Westman Islands When it comes to travel, part of the fun is getti...

Patreksfjörður

PatreksfjörðurPatreksfjörður is the biggest town in the southern part of the Westfjords, with a population of around  660. Early in the 20th...

Beautiful Bíldudalur

Beautiful BíldudalurA Westfjords village full of surprises The Westfjords are simply beautiful. Endless coastlines, jaw-dropping bird cliffs...

Salmon Angling In Iceland

Salmon Angling In Iceland Iceland: 38,000 square miles of prime salmon-bearing real estate sitting in glorious isolation in the middle of t...

The Westfjords of Iceland

-The Westfjords of IcelandStanding on the Edge of the WorldA part of Iceland’s appeal is certainly its remoteness and untouched landscapes a...

The Icelandic horse

The Icelandic horse A true companion through rough timesWhen Iceland was settled before the year 1000 AD, settlers not only brought sheep an...

Birds in Breiðafjörður

    Breiðafjörður is an expansive and shallow bay located on the west coast of Iceland. The bay is the largest area of shallow...

Mystic History

Mystic HistoryReykhólahreppur: Overlooking Breiðafjörður from the Westfjords The Westfjords’ south coast holds one of Iceland’s rare finds. ...

Kaupmaðurinn: Eye on Design

Kaupmaðurinn: Eye on DesignÍsafjörður is the unofficial capital of the Westfjords, but don´t let that “title” fool you; it´s a small, charmi...

Soft as Silk Spa

Soft as Silk SpaSjávarsmiðjan’s Seaweed therapy brings health and reliefIf just the word ‘spa’ evokes feelings of comfort and well-being, yo...

HRAFNSEYRI

 HRAFNSEYRIA farm that changed a nation, a museum for the futureA  small, very remote farm, on a mountainside almost at the end of the ...

Where Monsters Rule

Where Monsters RuleSea Monster Museum of BíldudalurTales of sea monsters have played an important and colourful role in Icelandic folk cultu...

Paddle in the Wild

 26th of June we offer 50% discount of this six-day kayaking journey, which is a perfect chance to experience the best of two worlds, both f...

Húsið Is Happening

Húsið Is HappeningHave a Fabulous Meal, Listen to Live Music and Stay Overnight at Húsið in ÍsafjörðurÍsafjörður is a gorgeous northwestern ...

West Iceland and the Westfjords

West Iceland and the Westfjords Óspakseyri in Bitrufjörður, Westfjords, IcelandThe beauty and variety of Icelandic nature is everywhere in t...

Photographer Rafn Sig.

The falls plunge 33 feet in a horseshoe-shaped recess, breaking into as many as six distinct segments depending on how much water is presen...

Mystic History

Mystic HistoryReykhólahreppur: Overlooking Breiðafjörður from the WestfjordsThe Westfjords’ south coast holds one of Iceland’s hidden pearls...

Westfjords Wonders

Westfjords WondersWest Tours help you get the most from this amazing area Krossanes poolThe Westfjords are an amazing peninsula characterize...

The Call of the Wild

Ísafjörður's Pristine Winter PlaygroundAdventures on Iceland's Wild SideThe Call of the Wild  In just a few weeks’ time, the last vestiges o...

Westfjords

Westfjords The ‘Lonely Planet’ guide put the Westfjords on its list of the top 10 regions of the world to visit in 2011 and the area won a ...

A Truly International Vision

Icelandic Times – Issue 27A Truly International Vision Einar Th. ThorsteinssonThe Icelandic Times is part of a print, web, TV and video grou...

Finna Hótel

Finna HótelYour Gateway to the WestfjordsHólmavík is a sparsely populated fishing village situated in a special slice of the Westfjords call...

Westfjords

Westfjords The ‘Lonely Planet’ guide put the Westfjords on its list of the top 10 regions of the world to visit in 2011 and the area won a ...

A Truly International Vision

Icelandic Times – Issue 27A Truly International Vision Einar Th. ThorsteinssonThe Icelandic Times is part of a print, web, TV and video grou...

Finna Hótel

Finna HótelYour Gateway to the WestfjordsHólmavík is a sparsely populated fishing village situated in a special slice of the Westfjords call...

Westfjords

Arnarfjörður is a large fjord in the Westfjords region of Iceland. It is thirty kilometres long and five to ten kilometres wide. "Arnar" is...

Icelandic Times – Issue 23

Read all articles from issueRead PDFIcelandic Times – Issue 23The Land of Fire and IceThese are exciting times as Iceland has certainly live...