Travel search
Can't find it? Try searching for it :)

Natural pools

Among the hidden gems of the Westfjords are the natural hot pools that can be found even in most remote places. This might sound like a cliché, but the pools are truly a well kept secret, taken for granted, or even forgotten by locals. An explanation could be that the Westfjords are not generally considered a "hot spot" in Icelandic geology, so the geothermal activity is not as visible as it is in the north or the south of the country. Therefore it is surprising to find that nowhere in Iceland are there more natural bathing pools than in the Westfjords, the reason being that the water is of perfect temperature straight from the ground.

Some of the pools are situated right on the shoreline, with amazing views towards the sea, creating a unique experience to be enjoyed all year round.

Place_1014_1___Selected.jpg
Natural pools
GPS Points N0° 0' 0.000" W0° 0' 0.000"

Travel directory for Natural pools

The official travel index of Iceland

Others

Frisbee golf
Golf Courses
  • Bernódusarlundur
  • 415 Bolungarvík
Syðridals lake
Angling
Olli ehf.
Tour Operators
  • 898-4471
Dive Westfjords
Tour Operators
  • 860-8037
Mines of Surtarbrand in Sydridalur
Hiking Tours - Hiking
  • Syðridalur
  • 415 Bolungarvík
Fantastic Fjords
Tour Operators
  • 663-3909
Trampoline for children
Family & Fun Parks
Boot camp field
Family & Fun Parks

Westfjords of Iceland

Towns & Villages

The sparsely populated Westfjords region is home to more towns and villages than you might imagine – and each has its own unique atmosphere and attractions.
Get to know more about them here. 

Explore map by categories

Map Bolungarvík Hnífsdalur Suðureyri Flateyri Ísafjörður Súðavík Þingeyri Bíldudalur Tálknafjörður Patreksfjörður Hólmavík Drangsnes Reykhólar Borðeyri Djúpavík Norðurfjörður Norðurfjörður