Grundarfjortur Destination Guide
Touring Grundarfjortur in Iceland.
Grundarfjortur in the region of West is located in Iceland - some 68 mi (or 109 km) North-West of Reykjavík, the country's capital city.
Time in Grundarfjortur is now 02:52 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Atlantic / Reykjavik" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Sauðárkrókur, Selfoss, Reykjavík, Keflavík, Ísafjörður or Borgarnes. Being here already, consider visiting Setberg, Kviabryggja and Grundarfjortur. We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.
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Killer Whales and Northern Lights - West...
This terrific footage of orcas "up-close" was filmed by Anthony Mayer off the coast of Grundarfjordur in West Iceland on a Discover the World's "Killer Whales and Northern Lights" holiday, during Marc...
Horror High Above Reykjavik
I was doing a shipping run, flying over Reykjavik in a lightwieght chopper when
Búdir lies on the south side of the Snæfellsnes peninsula with a view to Snæfellsjökull in the background. Here lies one of Icelands best hotels and and the area offer nice walks in the surroundin...
Presentazione Guesthouse Hof Snæfellsn...
Guesthouse in Islanda in località Hof, Snæfellsnes
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Interesting facts about this location
The Snæfellsnes is a peninsula situated to the west of Borgarfjörður, in western Iceland. It has been named Iceland in Miniature, because many national sights can be found in the area, including the Snæfellsjökull volcano, regarded as one of the symbols of Iceland. With its height of 1446 m, it is the highest mountain on the peninsula and has a glacier at its peak. (Jökull" means "glacier" in Icelandic). The volcano can be seen on clear days from Reykjavík, a distance of about 120 km.
Located at 64.93, -23.26 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Búðir (also named Búdir) is a small hamlet in Búðahraun lava fields in Staðarsveit, which is in the western region of Iceland, on the westernmost tip of the Snaefellsnes peninsula where Hraunhafnará falls to the sea, the original old name of Búðir having been Hraunhöfn. The village belongs to Snæfellsbær, a municipality that has its administrative centre in the town of Ólafsvík.
Located at 64.93, -23.26 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
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