Höfn is a fishing village on Iceland’s south eastern coast, about 450 km from Reykjavik. The population of the town is around 1700 but increases tremendously during the summer time due to all the tourist traffic. Höfn is in the region of Vatnajökull glacier, the largest glacier in Europe. The town is often called the lobster town of Iceland since a lot of lobster is caught in the sea nearby.
In Höfn you will find a choice of places to dine and you can choose from a range of activities in Höfn or in driving distance. Activities within the Höfn area: outdoor swimming pool, hiking trails, beautiful walking routes by the ocean with glacer view, golf course, museums, glacier exhibitions and evening sailing tours on Hornafjörður bay.