Otherworldly colours and calmness
There in no risk of getting bored in Húsavík with the several activities available. Whale Watching, of course, but also much much more.
Húsavík and its near surroundings offer a uniquely wide variety of attractions, both natural and cultural. Do not miss a single one!
The North East of Iceland surely is a quiet and relaxing area, but it gets easily spiced up thanks to a few exciting events, for sportsmen or for the whole family, happening every year.
A new item has been recently added to the exhibition of the Exploration Museum: a Drakkar model! The Drakkar is a marine vessels of unique design, built by the Vikings during the Viking Age. The model is now featured in the Vikings section of the museum, beside the stories of the main explorers of that age related to Iceland.
Last Friday, September 9, the photography exhibition “Óskir íslenskra barna” – or “Icelandic children’s desires”. The photographer is Ásta Kristjánsdóttir, who led this project in cooperation with Barnaheill – Save the Children á Íslandi. “Óskir íslenskra barna” will be exhibited until October 20 at Safnahúsið.
The tourist signpost is finally up and the main attractions and points of interest are on it, both in Icelandic and English. On top of it is a metal whale fluke…what else for the “Whale Capital of Iceland”?