Seatours runs a variety of boat tours, its main trip being the ‘Unique Tour’ – a 2¼-hour boat ride (adult/child Ikr6690/free), which...
Geothermal Swimming Pool
Try the tangle of water slides or one of the soothing hot pots at the town’s geothermal swimming pool located in the municipal sports...
Einar með Öllu
Swing by this friendly pylsuvagninn (wiener wagon) for the best hot dogs in town. It’s a great spot to up your caloric intake,...
Lonely Planet review
Get the back story on the neighbouring lava flows at the newly built Volcano Museum , housed in the town’s old cinema. The brainchild of vulcanologist Haraldur Sigurdsson, the museum features art and artefacts relating to the study of eruptions and their devastating effects. Haraldur himself is usually hangin’ around offering additional titbits from his 40 years in the field. Ask about the geologically themed day trips (eight hours; Ikr13,000), which circle the peninsula.