Fish in the Fjord
Let your mind relax in the beauty and peace of Mjóeyri
After working hard, it’s time to relax, far from the bustling crowds and loud, polluted cities. In Mjóeyri, it’s about as great a contrast as you will find. The placid fjord, hemmed in by the steep, high mountains of East Iceland’s Eskifjörður on either side, beckons. Unwind with the fishing
Mjóeyri rents out its motor boats, just over 4 m. long that seat 6. As any fisherman knows, one’s spirit is totally restored when out on the water. Bird watchers know this too and they flock to this area to enjoy its beautiful birdlife.
After a few hours out in the fjord, you’re ready for a delicious meal. It’s all here at Randulf’s Sea House restaurant. If you only have a weekend break, this is the effective way to de-stress and enjoy yourself.
Race of the Titans
During the 3rd June Seaman’s Day celebrations, you can experience one of the world’s most unusual races: the area’s fishing trawlers racing down the fjord to see who can be first to dock. Here’s a community that appreciates its tranquility but loves to enjoy itself, too.