Hafnarhólmi

Puffin on the Hafnarhólmi rock nearby

Hafnarhólmi rock (in the Eastfjords) is one o the safest places to observe (atlantic) puffins and many other species of migratory birds (Fulmar, Kittiwake and Common Eider). There is a wooden broadwalk and viewing house (for 100 ISK entrance fee), so you can enjoy puffins from close vicinity even with children with no fear to fall from the cliff as f.e. in another famous place where you can observe puffins – Látrabjarg

How to find Hafnarhólmi:

You can find Hafnarhólmi approx. 7 kilometers of Borgarfjörður Eystri still on road nr. 94. There is a scheduled bus service between Egilsstaðir and Borgarfjörður Eystri on week days as well.
GPS coordinates of Hafnarhólmi rock: 65.542004, -13.754520 Take me there!

Photos of and from Hafnarhólmi:

Atlantic puffin on the Hafnarhólmi rock
Hafnarhólmi and Borgarfjörður
Hafnarhólmi and the adjacent harbour
Puffins on Hafnarhólmi close to Borgarfjörður Eystri
Hafnarhólmi rock
Hafnarhólmi
Hafnarhólmi – The Kittiwakes
Hafnarhólmi – fjord view
Hafnarhólmi rock – The Fulmars
Hafnarhólmi – puffin
Hafnarhólmi – The Fulmars
Hafnarhólmi – Common Eiders

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