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Cozy little family home in north of Iceland.
Saga - Siglufjörður is situated in the north part of Iceland. A beautiful town that was known as the herring capital of Iceland in the fifties. Back then it was a colorful and lively town with a gold rush-like atmosphere and it still has that charm to it. Signs of its past glory and the saga of those years can be seen in an interesting museum in town.
Nature - The nature surroundings are known for its beauty and therefore perfect for outdoor activities. Siglufjörður is a skier’s paradise it has outstanding slopes and surrounding valleys are great for cross-country skiing as well. The fjords and valleys are famous for bird watching and hiking, and have number of marked hiking trails. There are many interesting places to visit – both in town and in the area.
Extras - Northern lights are the winters gift and can be seen in the wintertime dancing the night away. The bright summer nights with its sunset will make you fall in love with this interesting place.
Welcome to our little family home in the north!
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The ski slopes of Skarðsdalur are without a doubt among the best in Iceland. Three lifts carry skiers up to the slopes; two combined lifts, a disc lift and a rope tow, wich make the total length of 1500 meters. The third and highest lift measures 530 meters in length with a vertical rise of about 180 meters, and a capacity of about 550 persons per hour. The top end of the lift is over 650 meters above sea level. A fin ski lodge with good facilities for visitors. The skiing area is equipped with flood lighting
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