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Hvammstangi

Highlights of Hvammstangi – Groups

From: 6.500 ISK

Hvammstangi

Hvammstangis’ history as a trading center dates back over more than 100 years. Hvammstangi is the largest community in west Hunathing  and is an excellent place to stop as it has a great variaty of service and facilities.

Highlights

  • English or German guide at Iceland’s largest wool factory
  • See how Icelandic sweaters are made
  • Discounted factory-direct prices on high-quality woolens!
  • Visit to a local handicraft gallery
  • Lunch at Sea Side Restaurant

What’s included

  • Guided factory tour
  • Entry to Bardúsa handicraft gallery and Trade Museum
  • Lunch at Sea Side Restaurant

More info

Hvammstangi has a lot to offer; a great variaty of accommodation, restaurants and coffee houses as well as museums and shops and if you would like to see how people then handled their daily trading in the general stores, Bardúsa will tell you all you need to know.

Attractive, high-quality and weatherproof through the harshest of conditions – the Icelandic sweater is famous throughout the world. Visit Kidka, the country’s largest wool factory, where the sweaters are designed and made for Icelanders – as well as for export around the world. You’ll have a chance to browse hand-knitted wares and artisan souvenirs at the local handicraft gallery, Bardúsa, before sitting down to delicious soup, homemade bread and salad at Sea Side Restaurant.

 

Provider 1: Kidka Wool Factory – guided factory tour

Provider 2: Seaside Restaurant – lunch

Provider 3: Bardúsa Handicraft – gallery and Trade Museum

Duration: 3 hours

Contact: kidka@simnet.is / +354 451 0060 / www.kidka.is