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Museum in Reykhólar

Reykhólar Tourist Office Museum

The well-managed tourist office has a little museum with antique boats, stuffed birds and a movie of local life in the 1950s and '60s. There's a small on-site cafe (snacks from 600kr), plus lots of Westfjords inform…
Cafe in Brjánslækur

Flakkarinn Cafe

Simple cafe that serves soup, sandwiches and hot dogs during summer; also sells ferry tickets and has brochures.
International in Flókalundur

Hótel Flókalundur Restaurant

Reliable Icelandic basics, burgers and a vegan option. Plus sweeping fjord views from broad windows.
Museum in Reykhólar

White-Tailed Eagle Centre

The White-Tailed Eagle Centre highlights the attempts to increase the population of the struggling species, which peaked in 2011 at 66 nests. It also has a handicraft market. The centre is just north of the causeway…
Landmark in Reykhólar

Norður Salt

Norður Salt, on the point in Reykhólar, processes sea salt from the local salt bays. You can peek in its windows.