Skagaströnd

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Skagaströnd (GPS 65°49’22.89″N  20°18’16.16″W) is a village in North Iceland, on the west side of peninsula Skagi. The population is 480 and the distance to Reykjavík is 263 km ( 163 miles ).

Accommodation

A list of cottages, hostel, camping site can be found at :  (http://tjalda.is/en/skagastrond/ ) .

Services and leisure

Services and leisure activities include restaurants, coffee house, swimming pool, 9 hole golf course, waymarked hiking trails. An interesting museum, The Museum of prophecies- http://www.sagatrail.is/en/museums/museum-of-prophecies/

Annual festival

Skaginn

The town festival “ Skagginn” takes place every year in the middle of August. There is a wide range of activities for the whole family including barbecues, art exhibition, disco, sea swimming, outdoor market, and much more.

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