Hvammstangi is a village of 530 residents. It is the largest settlement in the region of Húnaþing vestra which is well known for its farming and craftsmen. Although the town sound quite small there is a lot going on here. It is home to Handbendi Brúðuleikhús (an international award winning puppet theatre), The Icelandic Seal Centre, and the Eldur í Húnaþingi arts festival. There are many opportunities for outdoor exploration and horse back riding, local artwork and handicrafts on sale, an excellent swimming pool, top notch accommodation and fantastic food served up at our selection of restaurants in the the area. Check out Visit Húnathing for more information about what our little corner of the world has to offer.
Enjoy your stay in Húnaþing vestra
Wondering about where to eat and things to see and do in the area when you aren´t at a puppet show, lecture, or workshop? Check out VISIT HÚNATHING to see what our tiny corner of the world has to offer.
Not sure where to stay? Our friends at Visit Húnathing have put together a handy list of all the accommodation in the area - whether you want to camp, stay in a social hostel, a private cabin, or a comfy hotel we've got you covered in Húnathing vestra.