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Stykkishólmur Discovery Walk


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Explore the beautiful town of Stykkishólmur on the spectacular Snæfellsnes peninsula.
  • Enjoy a 2-hour guided walk around Stykkishólmur

  • Discover local insights from guides stationed around the town

  • Gaze at the impressive architecture of Stykkishólmur church and its spectacular views.

  • Visit the Icelandic Eider Center to learn about how eiderdown is made.

Fascinating Walk Through Town

Discover picturesque Stykkishólmur on this guided town walk. Explore the historic center with its beautiful, well-preserved old houses and interesting museums, and go to Súgandisey lighthouse for a panoramic view of the town. The adjacent Breiðafjörður bay is the largest eider duck nesting area in the world; visit the Icelandic Eider Center to learn more!

Practical information

  • Language: English.

  • Included: Map.

  • Remarks/requirements: Dress according to local weather conditions with good footwear.

  • Walking information: Walking over paved surfaces at guests’ discretion.

  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes.

Penguins perched on the ice of Cuverville Island, Antarctica. Credit: Espen Mills / HX Hurtigruten Expeditions

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