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Hrafnagil Camping site

The family camp site Hrafnagil is located next to the school in Hrafnagil, about 10 km from Akureyri. It has plenty of growth and natural beauty. Visitors are free from the racket of "city" life but still close to all services. Many walking paths are close by.

The christmas house is a short walk away where you can experience the christmas spirit all year round. A short drive away you can also find the coffee house Holtsels Hnoss where you can buy coffee, icecakes and homemade icecream. Other activites close by are is a horse rental, golf courses, museums, galleries and much more.

The facilities are quite good with toilets, playground, hot and cold running water, swimming pool next door and a washing machine.

The craftsman festival is held yearly the second weekend in august.

Rates 2016

Adults: 1.200 kr pr person
Children, 15 years and younger: Free
Each extra night after the first: 800 kr pr person
Electricity: 700 kr pr 24 hours

The accomodation tax is 100 kr pr unit

Hrafnagil Camping site

Hrafnagilsskóli

GPS Points N65° 34' 23.806" W18° 5' 28.256"
Telephone

+354 464-8140

Opening period 01/06 - 31/08
Service Waste tank discharge Dogs allowed Public lavatory Walking path Swimming pool Internet access Washing machine Sports field Shower Play ground

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North Iceland

Towns & Villages

Society and the economy have many faces. Whereas agriculture is the mainstay of rural areas, the towns depend upon fishing, industry, trade and a range of services, with each village having its own characteristics though they all prove hospitable hosts. 
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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