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Siglufjordur camping ground

The camp site in Siglufjörður is located in the center of the town, next to the pier and the square. All services, museum and activities are only about 5-10 minutes away. South of the avalanche protection guard is another area for those who want a little more peace and quiet. From that camp site there is a short distance to the golf course and for bird watching. There is about 1o minutes walk downtown from the latter camp site.

Opening time

Summeropening

Rates 2016

Adults: 1.100 kr
Senior citizens and the disabled: 900 kr
Free for 16 years and younger
Accommodation tax: 111 kr
Electricity: 700 kr
Washing macine: 700 kr pr wash.


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Siglufjordur camping ground

Gránugata 24

GPS Points N66° 9' 0.776" W18° 54' 31.283"
Telephone

464-9100

Opening period 15/05 - 15/09
Service Waste tank discharge Public lavatory Walking path Restaurant Swimming pool Washing machine Golf course Play ground
Categories Camping

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The Herring Museum is the largest seafaring and industrial museum in the country. The exhibits tell the tale of hunting and processing these "silver darlings", and are housed in three widely differing premises. At the boathouse, ships and boats lie by the pier, recreating a 1950s harbour atmosphere. In good weather during summer, people can be observed salting the herring; an accordionist provides the music of the day and dancing on the pier completes a day of hard work. In Grána the story of herring meal processing is told - this being an activity which has long been called the first heavy industry in Iceland. A small 1935-40 herring factory has been set up.
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The availability of food and accommodation and the possibilities at every location for recreation and entertainment make hopping between the villages informative as well as fun.   
In every case, the residents are lively and ready to celebrate.

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