Coves or the Inlets of the Borgarfjordur
County between the bays Borgarfjordur
and Lodmundarfjordur are the following:
Alftavik, Husavik, Herjolfsvik, Breidavik, Kjolsvik, Hvalvik and
All of them were inhabited in the past except Herjolfsvik.
11 farms were inhabited there and the last one was abandoned in 1973.
This now totally abandoned area has become one of the most
popular hiking area of the country.
For further information on the hiking routes and recreation
possibilities in the Borgarfjordur.
Viknaslodir Hiking Trails