Húsavík

The sea and the sky in Húsavík

The sea and the sky in Húsavík Three years ago, the spa GeoSea opened in Húsavík. In the middle of the 20th century, it was decided to drill for hot water at...
The Old Box

The Old Box

Húsavík’s Gamli Baukur has a rich history Gamli Baukur – ‘The Old Box’ – has been a landmark of Húsavík’s harbor for more than 150 years. No restaurant...
GeoSea Hot Baths

Clifftop Bathing

Húsavík’s Unique GeoSea Hot Baths At the awesome GeoSea baths, set on top of Húsavíkurhöfði – ‘Húsavík Cliff’ – bathing guests view a majestic range of moun...
Whale watching North Iceland

Go green with North Sailing

Pioneers of whale watching in Iceland When North Sailing launched its first Whale watching boat, Knörrinn, back in 1995 from the town of Húsavík by Skj...

BASALT – Bathing facilities

Location: Húsavík, Iceland Year: 2009 - Status: Ongoing Program: Bathing facilities Client: Private The Geothermal seawater-baths are located above H...

Local history and museums

Local history and museums A rich heritage is found in Húsavík in North Iceland Settlement and adoption of Christianity The Swedish explorer Garðar Svav...

The Culture House

There are two permanent exhibitions in The Culture House: ‘Man and Nature – 100 years in Þingeyjarsýsla’, a new exihibiton opened in 2010 and ‘The Maritime Exhi...