Iceland - The Westfjords (PDF Chapter)

Iceland - The Westfjords (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Westfjords chapter from Lonely Planet’s Iceland guidebook.

The Westfjords is where Iceland’s dramatic landscapes come to a riveting climax and where mass tourism disappears – only about 10% of Iceland’s visitors ever see the region. Jagged bird cliffs and broad multihued dream beaches flank the south.

  • explore an ethereal rosy beach and azure lagoon while looking for basking seals at Rauðasandur
  • maps
  • rove saw-cliffs and spy on Arctic foxes in Hornstrandir Nature Reserve
  • transport
  • let the mists of majestic Dynjandi swirl around you as you climb its dizzying cascades
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: South Coast, Reykhólar, Flókalundur, Brjánslækur, Southwest­Peninsulas, Látrabjarg Peninsula, Patreksfjörður, Tálknafjörður, Bíldudalur, Central Peninsulas, Dynjandi & Around, Þingeyri, Dýrafjörður, Önundarfjörður, Flateyri, Suðureyri, Ísafjörður, Bolungarvík, Ísafjarðardjúp, Hornstrandir, Strandir Coast, Staðarskáli to Hólmavík, Hólmavík, Drangsnes, Bjarnarfjörður, Reykjarfjörður, Norðurfjörður.

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