Nauthólsvík Geothermal Beach
Reykjavík University has a scenic campus near the beach and the Domestic airport.
Gljúfrasteinn Laxness Museum
Nobel Prize–winning author Halldór Laxness (1902–1998) lived in Mosfellsbær all his life. His riverside home is now the Gljúfrasteinn...
Small, high-end operator that uses methane-powered vehicles and follows environmentally conscious practices.
Icelandic single malt whisky.
Out of the city centre beside Nauthólsvík Geothermal Beach, this reliable option for Icelandic faves sits in a delicate glass box with...
Nauthólsvík Geothermal Beach information
The small sandy arc of Nauthólsvík Geothermal Beach, on the edge of the Atlantic, gets packed on sunny summer days. During opening hours in summer only, geothermal water is routed in to keep the lagoon between 15°C and 19°C. There is also a busy hot-pot (38°C year-round), a snack bar and changing rooms.