Endure tranquility at the harbour
It is also the site of the first house built in Iceland, in the year 860, by Swedish viking Garðar Svavarsson. Húsavík is conveniently located for day trips to most of the major attractions in Iceland, part of the Arctic Coast Way and the starting point of the Diamond Circle.
Nestled on the edge of Skjálfandi Bay, the town of Húsavík is globally recognised as one of the best locations in the world from which to watch whales. In fact, there is a higher chance of seeing whales in HúsavíkView more
Húsavík and its near surroundings offer a uniquely wide variety of attractions, both natural and cultural. Do not miss a single one! There are many things to see within walking distance in Húsavík telling stories of the past and theView more
There is no risk of getting bored in Húsavík with the several activities available. Whale Watching, of course, but also much much more. Bathing and SwimmingThe area around Húsavík is famous for its geothermal springs, often believed to have healing powers.View more
What about some fresh fish, a healthy vegetarian wrap, fresh baked cake or a cool beer? Looking for the right location for a romantic dinner or just a quick take-away on the go? Bars, cafés, restaurants and fast food –View more
Whether a queen size bed is just enough or a simple sleeping bag fulfills your needs, whether you want to soak in luxury or if you travel on a budget – Húsavík offers a great variety of accommodations to choose from.View more