Alftanes Vacation Packages
Alftanes is a popular place to visit while you are in Reykjavik as a large number of the area’s star attractions are close. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s list is the fascinating Elf Garden and the ever-popular Hafnarfjordur Free Church. Also worth checking out are the Ishestar Riding Tours and Sudurbaejarlaug.
Alftanes has a number of cultural attractions nearby that make great places to visit. There are many excellent destinations to take the family for a morning such as the National Museum of Iceland, the Natural History Museum of Kopavogur in Kopavogur and the Asgrimur Jonsson Collection. Enjoy the beautiful displays at the Kopavogur Art Museum and the ASI Art Museum. For a great night out, head to the Salurinn Kopavogur Concert Hall in Kopavogur, one of the region’s most popular concert venues.
If the weather is good get outdoors and appreciate the nearby green spaces. Walk along the stretches of coastline nearby such as the Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach.
To really get a feel for the area, stop at the nearby local attractions such as National Cathedral, Perlan and Reykjavik Pond. These spots are a magnet for travellers from all over the world. Visitors with a passion for faith and religion should make a trip to Kopavogur Church in Kopavogur and the Reykjavik Free Church.
Go to Laugavegur to get in some retail therapy.
Experience Alftanes’s passion for sports at Laugardalsvollur. This is home to Iceland national football team soccer team in winter and the Iceland women's national football team. Relive the match’s highlights over a few drinks with local sports fanatics after the full-time siren blows in one of the nearby pubs, clubs or bars.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, think about staying close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. The CenterHotel Thingholt, the Hotel Odinsve and the Radisson Blu Saga Hotel, Reykjavik are just some of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.
Accommodation in Alftanes
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