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Hiking Trails Snaefellsnes
nights, car for 6
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Day 1. The
Stykkisholmur and Grundarfjordur area.
Pick up the car today and head to
Use the day to explore Snaefellsnes. From
Snaefellsnes north peninsula
area for the next 4 nights.
2. Fishing in
Lake Hraunsfjardarvatn is named after the bay Hraunsfiord and is known for
its good catch, which consists of brown trout and lake char.
It is discharged
through river Vatnsa to lake Baularvallavatn. The anglers have to walk for half an hour
from lake Selvallavatn to reach it. More paths lead to the lake, such as from the farm
Fly, spoon and worm.
Fishing in Lake
Baularvallavatn has an area of 1,6 km², reaches the depth of 47 m and is
situated 193 m above sea level. The farm Baularvellir, near the lake, was
abandoned last century.
catch consists of both brown trout and lake charof
lake char and brown trout.
Fly, spoon and worm.
4. Fishing in
Hraunsfjörður lagoon is located at the Snæfellsnes
15 Km. from Grundardjordur.
The road to the lagoon
is quite good. It is popular among the anglers and
the catch consists of
Sea char and sea trout but salmon can be found there as
All bait is allowed: fly, worm and lure.
Use the day to explore Snaefellsnes.
then around the glaiser
National Park to Hellnar
there is a
natural sea port, which was one of the largest ones on the peninsula in
past centuries. Spectacular and beautiful cliffs rise directly from the
a fishing hamlet to
on the southwestern shores of Snaefellsnes,
Accommodation in the area
Drive to Reykjavík via crater Eldborg (The Fire
Castle) is situated on a short SW-NE fissure, which probably
was most volcanically active 5000-8000 years ago.Then to
is one of
the most important historical places in Iceland then to
is a very popular summer resort among the natives.
Accommodation in Reykjavík at hotel or guesthouse
by your choice (optional).
accommodation, rooms with shared or private facilities in farmhouses,
Rental car for 6 days - unlimited mileage and CDW.
Fishing, one day in
Hraunfjarðarvatn, one day in
Lake Baularvallavatn and one day in
Road map and suggested itinerary
Accommodation in hotel or guesthouse in Reykjavik.
Single room supplement
Departures: All days,
May 15th to September 15th.
Price from Ikr.
adults in a car type B)
Prices can change without notice due to
Angling in Iceland
Lakes in Iceland