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.
This weekend, in Húsavík the usual Mærudagar, or Candy Days, is held. It is a local festival that always enlivens the already lively town of ours. A parade, several concerts all around, exciting games and a playground for kinds at the harbour and various other special events are scheduled on from Thursday to Sunday: a fun time guaranteed for everyone!
On June 12, the annual opening of an art show at the Whale Museum was held. French Marina Rees is the artist exhibiting her works for the next 12 months.
June is coming to an end and it’s time to draw some conclusions.
The weather has been excellent for most of the month and the whale watching just incredible.
The whale watching season of 2016 got to a great start this morning when North Sailing‘s “Náttfari”, sailed out of the harbour with about 35 passengers. The weather was ideal for a good day in the Skjálfandi bay as you should see on the following pictures. The passengers were from several countries including Germany, USA an Malaysia. Read more