WEST ICELAND TRAVEL GUIDE
Alphabetical Order Attractions
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West Iceland Saga
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SAGA TRAIL AROUND ICELAND

Small Battels And Attacks

The only sea battle of the country's history and Sturlunga Saga battels.
Eventually small battels and attacks it came to a showdown around Iceland in early days!

Murders and Executions

According to the Book of Settlement and the Sturlunga Saga, many murders, executions and slaying took place in Iceland

Legends and ancient saga
 
from Book of Settlements

West Iceland Saga Trail


Hvalfjordur & Borgarfjordur area
 


WHALE BAY


Mt THYRILL


HVALFJARDAREYRI


St Mary’s Harboure


GEIRSHOLMUR


SANDA VILLAG


SAURBAER


LEIRA


MELAR
West Iceland


AKRAFJALL
 


GARDAR
Akranes


INDRIDASTADIR
Skorradalur


GEITLAND
Borgarfjordur


TVERFELL
Lundareykjadalur


KALMANSTUNGA
Borgarfjordur


Hallbjarnarvordur


BRUNNAR - EGILSAFANGI


HRAUNFOSSAR


REYKHOLT


STAFHOLT


VARMALAEKUR
Borgarfjordur
s


Surtshellir


HVITARVELLIR


BORG


Mt. BAULA


HVALVATN


REYKHOLT CHURCH


GILSBAKKI CHURCH


HALLGRIM'S CHURCH


HVANNEYRI CHURCH


Maps of:
South West Iceland - Borgarfjordur Area

WEST Iceland ATTRACTIONS
 Accommodations West Iceland

 


Myrar and Southern Snaefell Peninsula
 


BORG


ELDBORG


ISLAND HJORSEY


HITARDALUR


RAUDAMELUR


GULLBORG LAVA


STADUR
 


OXL
Snaefellsnes


BUDIR CHURCH
 


ARNARSTAPI


HELLNAR


DJUPALONSSANDUR & DRITVIK


LAUGARBREKKA


LONDRANGAR & THUFUBJARG


HOLAHOLA


EINARSLON
 


N
ATIONAL PARK SNAEFELLSJOKULL
Geological Phenomena and Historical Sites


STRAUMFJORDUR MYRAR

 


STRAUMFJORDUR
 

Flag of Iceland
Snaefellsjokull National Park
 


LANGAVATN VALLEY

 


Travel maps
: Snæfellsnes!
WEST Iceland ATTRACTIONS
 Accommodations West Iceland

 


Northern Snaefellsnes Peninsula
 


ALFTAFJORDUR
Snaefellsnes


BERSERK LAVA
Snaefellsnes


BJARNARHOFN
 


Bolstadur
Snaefellsnes


FRODA


HELGAFELL
 


HOFSSTADIR


INGJALDSHOLL


KIRKJUFELL


THINGVELLIR
Snaefellsnes


Baularvallavatn
 


BULANDSHOFDI


 


 

Flag of Iceland
Snaefellsjokull National Park
 


Travel maps
: Snæfellsnes!
WEST Iceland ATTRACTIONS
 Accommodations West Iceland

 


BREIDAFJORDUR ISLANDS

 


SVEFNEYJAR ISLANDS


HRAPPSEY


FLATEY


ELLIDAEY


PURKEY


HVALLATUR


GJARDEYJAR


KLAKKEYJAR


HERGILSEY


AKUREYJAR
Skardsstrond


AKUREYJAR
Helgafellssveit


SVIDNUR
 


THORISHOLMI


OXNEY


RIFGIRDINGAR


Travel maps
: Snæfellsnes!
WEST Iceland ATTRACTIONS
 Accommodations West Iceland

 


Dalir area
 


BREIDABOLSTADUR


EIRIKSSTADIR


HJARDARHOLT


HAUKADALUR


HVAMMUR


JORFI


KOSSHOLAR


LAUGAR


OLAFSDALUR


SAUDAFELL


SKARD


STADARFELL


GILSFJORDUR OGRES

 

 


Travel maps
: Dalir area
Dalir Attractions -
Accommodations West Iceland

 


West Iceland Saga Trail
 in 3 days"
Self drive Saga Trails
 


T
his itinerary suggestion for a 3 days self escorted tour, covers the Snaefellsnes peninsula  with view to the glacier Snaefell Glacier. Drive to Grundarfjordur to Stykkisholmur then to Budardalur. Then set the course southward over Brattabrekka to Borgarfiord and stop in the Rekholt and Husafell area, before returning  to the capital Reykjavik.
 


Itinerary Suggestion Self drive Saga Trails
West Iceland in 3 days

Day 1: Reykjavik-Borgarfjordur-Olafsvik.
The Snaefellsnes peninsula offers many fascinating sights such as Glacier Snaefellsjokull, Budir, Arnarstapi and Hellnar
 then drive to Hellissandur and Rif. Overnight in Olafsvik area.

Day 2: Olafsvik-Stykkisholmur.
Use the day to explore Snaefellsnes.  From Olafsvik drive via Grundarfiord to  Stykkisholmur. Overnight in the area.

Day 3: Stykkisholmur-Budardalur-Reykjavik
From Stykkisholmur you drive to Budardalur. Then set the course southward over Brattabrekka to Borgarfiord
and stop in Reykholt and Husafell, before returning  to the capital Reykjavik.
 

Local maps
Borgarfjordur <> Snaefellsnes  <> Budardalur area

Icelandic Saga
 Westfjords <> North < West > Southwest <> South <> Highlands
Around Iceland


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