Top Choice Farm in Dalir


When the peanut gallery starts moaning, ‘Are we there yet?’, you know it’s time to head to Erpsstaðir, the perfect place to stretch your legs. Like a mirage for sweet-toothed wanderers, this dairy farm on the gorgeo…
Landmark in Dalir

Eiríksstaðir Reconstruction

The farm Eiríksstaðir was home to Eiríkur Rauðe (Erik the Red), father of Leifur Eiríksson, the first European to visit America. Although only a faint outline of the original farm remains, a reconstruction turf hous…
Museum in Laugar

Dalir Heritage Museum

This neat museum's curator is a wonderful character who knows a great deal about Dalir’s brilliant history, and if you make your way through the innumerable artefacts, there's an unexpected 1883 traditional baðstofa…
Museum in Búðardalur


There’s a folk museum, tourist information centre and cafe-restaurant all rolled into one at Leifsbúð down by the harbour. Look out for the museum's Viking exhibit featuring Leifur Eiríksson and Erik the Red.