Brekkulækur

Brekkulækur

Brekkulækur

GPS Points N65° 14' 53.390" W20° 50' 29.382"
Telephone

451-2938

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Ármann Pétursson
Day Tours
  • Neðri-Torfustaðir
  • 531 Hvammstangi
  • 894-8807
Neðra-Vatnshorn guesthouse
Farm Holidays
  • Línakradalur
  • 531 Hvammstangi
  • 8667297, 866-7297
History and Culture
17.55 km
Bjarg í Miðfirði

Bjarg in Midfjordur, is the farm that belonged to Asdis, the mother of outlaw Grettir Asmundarson - Grettir the Strong, of Grettis Saga fame. Beneath a rock in the hayfield, Asdis buried Gretti´s head, which was presented to her by his killer. There´s now a monument in her honour on site.

History and Culture
19.57 km
The Seal center

The Icelandic Seal Centre is housed in the historically interesting and attractive premises of VSP in Hvammstangi. Here you will find informative exhibitions on the seal and its habits, seal hunting and the utilisation of seal-related products, besides stories and folklore surrounding that fascinating creature.

The centre also plays the role of a tourist information bureau, providing visitors with details on the most interesting places in Húnaþing, and also where to find relaxation and leisure facilities. Souvenirs and hand crafted goods from the area are also on sale here.

Others

Trade Museum Bardusa
Exhibitions
  • Brekkugata 4
  • 530 Hvammstangi
  • 451-2747
Greta´s House of Clay
Exhibitions
  • Litli-Ós
  • 531 Hvammstangi
  • 451-2482, 894-5591
Chapel at Gröf
Museums
  • Skagafjörður
  • 566 Hofsós
  • 453-8373

Others

Söluskálinn / sjoppan
Restaurants
  • Hvammstangabraut 40
  • 530 Hvammstangi
  • 451-2465
Hlaðan
Restaurants
  • Brekkugata 2
  • 530 Hvammstangi
  • 451-1110, 863-7339