Fishermans trail in the Westfjords.

A day tour from Reykjavk that gives you a real taste of the local history, the nature and food in the Westfjords of Iceland. The area is quite remote and

Fisherman Cultural Day Tour in the Westfjords

A day tour from Reykjavk that gives you a real taste of the local history, the nature and food in the Westfjords of Iceland. The area is quite remote and the inhabitants used to survive almost solely on fishing.

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Travel season: All year.

Departures from Reykjavk: Monday - Friday
Departures from safjrur: Daily.

Duration: 11-12 hours.

Minimum number of participants 2.

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Those who start the tour in Reykjavk take a morning flight from the Domestic Airport in Reykjavk to the fishing village safjrur in the Westfjords, where youll be greeted by your guide and meet those who start the tour in safjrur.

At the beginning of the journey we go to the oldest fishing station in Iceland, svr in Bolungarvk. From there we go to the Maritime Museum in safjrur and then we have lunch. After lunch we go for a short walk in safjrur and the to the eco-friendly fishing village Suureyri to enjoy a Food Trail.

Suureyri is a small and environmentally friendly village where everything evolves around fish. We offer you a chance to see how the locals are living at the edge of the Arctic Circle, and learn about how we process first class fish products in this thriving community.

Get a fresh taste of the finest fish that Iceland has to offer, and see how Iceland's most exported fish can be on your dinner plate at home just 36 hours after being caught from the ice cold Atlantic ocean. After a guided tour and a good taste of the local cuisine you are welcome to explore the village and meet the locals. Nature lovers will be pleased with the village opportunities and breath-taking scenery.

If you like food and travel - don't miss out on Suureyri.

You get the chance to see three different fishing villages in the Westfjords and get to know their history and culture.

Note that all tours are subject to changes because of circumstances as weather, road conditions and etc.

Starting from Reykjavk:

Price per person from ISK 43.600 or approx. EUR 316 / USD 396

Starting from safjrur:

Price per person ISK 18.500 or approx. EUR 135 / USD 168


Included from safjrur:

- Return airport transfer in safjrur.
- All bus rides between locations.
- Tasting at the Food Trail in Suureyri.
- Entrance fees:
- svr Museum.
- Maritime Museum.

Also included from Reykjavk:

- Return domestic flight Reykjavk safjrur incl. airport taxes.

Not included: Lunch or refreshments in safjrur.

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Esja Travel

Bjarhraun 2 | 220 Hafnarfjrur | Iceland | Tel: +354 560 2020 | info@esjatravel.is | Id-Number: 550604-2050

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