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Nearest towns or place of interest :

Drangsnes 64 km <-Djupavik->| Gjogur 18 kmNordurfjordur 34 km

Flight to Gjogur

 


Djupavik

Region: Strandir
Coordinates: 65.9950° N 21.3300° W
Weather: °C, Wind at km/h, % Humidity
Population: 5

Djupavik is a former fishing station and a fish processing centre at the end of the Reykjafjordur Bay. A Herring pickling factory was established there in 1917, but was declared bankrupt in 1920. It was restarted in 1934 and continued operating until 1954.

Hotel Djupavik is open the whole year round.

The distance from the capital is around 350 km and 74 km from Holmavik.

Witchcraft burning in Westfjords and Strandir

 

Photo Credit: Djupavik.is