Tour 2 - Víðinesdalur
We cross a footbridge and then walk leisurely up the valley towards the Almenningsháls and a visit to the turfhouse farm Nýibær
5 HOURS / 8000 KR.
We set off from Hólar University and head towards Víðinesriver. We cross a footbridge and then walk leisurely up the valley towards the Almenningsháls pass. This is an easy walk with little elevation. On returning to Hólar a visit to the turfhouse farm Nýibær wraps up the walk.
- Duration: 5 hours
- Activities: Hiking, culture, turfhouse
- Difficulty: Easy
- Languages: English, German, Italian
- Available: 9:00 to 20:00 - All year
WHAT TO EXPECT:
Relatively easy walk on a grassy path - Peaceful surroundings - Stories from past and present - An unforgettable experience
WHAT TO BRING:
Bring water to drink, some snacks / a sandwich, good walking shoes, waterproof jacket and trousers, and hat and gloves – remember that the weather in Iceland can change very quickly. But also don’t forget your camera for the fantastic views!