Hotels & Accommodation in Olafsvik
The best hotels & accommodation in Olafsvik
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Why stay in Olafsvik?
Olafsvik, a picturesque fishing town on the Snaefellsnes Peninsula in western Iceland, offers visitors a delightful stay surrounded by stunning landscapes and rich cultural heritage. Staying in Olafsvik provides easy access to the captivating Snaefellsjokull National Park, home to the famous glacier-topped volcano that inspired Jules Verne's "Journey to the Center of the Earth."
During your stay in Olafsvik, you can explore the town's charming harbor, visit its historical sites, and take part in a variety of outdoor activities, such as hiking, birdwatching, and whale watching.
The area boasts a plethora of natural wonders, including basalt cliffs, black sand beaches, and stunning waterfalls, all within a short drive from the town. Olafsvik's serene atmosphere and friendly locals make it an ideal destination for travelers seeking an authentic Icelandic experience.
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You can also visit the tiny Arnarstapi village, where you'll find beautiful eroded cliffs and stone arches with thriving birdlife. From there, you can explore the nearby Snaefellsjokull glacier by joining a glacier hiking tour or a snowcat tour!
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We also recommend taking a whale-watching tour in Breidarfjordur bay, as it's one of the best locations to spot whales around Iceland.
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