Eskifjordur

Welcome to Eskifjordur

Eskifjordur is a beautiful coastal town situated in a small inlet of Reydarfjordur, the longest and widest of the Eastfjords.

The Holmatindur mountain towers over the town and is the pride of the local people.

Established by the Danish in the 18th century as a trading post, the town grew with the herring boom and today is home to over a 1000 people.
Fishing and fish processing being the main industry and Eskja, one of Iceland’s leading fish companies is the main employer.

Its close proximity to the port of Seydisfjordur offers access to the same natural highlights of the Eastfjords with several options for some spectacular natural sights, charming fishing villages, hiking and bird watching.

Private Tour

Studlagil Canyon

Prepare to be blown away by the impressive basalt columns and the bright blue glacial river on this tour to the Studlagil Canyon.

Private Tour

Puffins, Elves & more

A tour to remote Borgarfjordur Eystri, the land of puffins and elves, where you will visit the home of the Elf Queen, the puffin hill and take an optional hike in a rhyolite gorge.

Private Tour

Mjoifjordur

A beautiful tour to one of Iceland’s most scenic and remote fjords with breathtaking views, cascading waterfalls and a WWII shipwreck.

Private Tour

Fljotsdalur Valley

Explore the scenic surroundings of the mystical Lake Lagarfljot – serene forests, panoramic views, offbeat waterfalls and more!

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