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International in Ólafsvík

Hraun

This upbeat establishment on the main road cheerfully fills a blond-wood building with a broad front deck. The only gig in town besides fast food, it does excellent fresh mussels and fish, lamb, burgers and fish, an…
Museum in Ólafsvík

Pakkhúsið

Mildly interesting display telling the story of the town’s development as a trading centre, and an on-site handicraft shop and cafe (coffee included in your admission).
Church in Ólafsvík

Ólafsvíkurkirkja

Ólafsvík's modern church is made entirely of triangular pieces.