Ísafjörður

Suðavik is a 15 minutes drive to the principal town of the Westfjords, Isafjörður. Isafjörður has a long and illustrious history. Thus the old town of Isafjörður gives a wonderful insight into a bygone age and, together with the excellent cultural museum in Neðstikaupstaður and one of the oldest surviving buildings, Krambuðin, built in 1757. Visitors can learn the interesting story of Isafjörður and the life of its inhabitants. West Tours offers a variety of popular tours of the Westfjords, with special emphasis on tours of Hornstrandir and Vigur. Hafsteinn and Kiddy Sea Tours provide regular sailing trips of the Hornstrandir region. Isafjörður airport is a major transportation link to the Westfjords with Air Iceland providing regular flights between Reykjavik and Isafjörður twice-a-day all year round.