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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Café
“Placed at the entrance of Dalvík, coming from Akureyri, it´s a good place to sit down with a coffee or a cake and don´t miss when they serve their seafood soup and bread made of the local beer Kaldi!! Fancy a drink? Please ask me for opening hours when you arrive!!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bath House
“We need a swimming pool in every village ö the hot tubs are fantastic way to relax and meet people!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Pub
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“Gregor serves good food, fish or lamb in the summer and pizza during the wintertime. Fancy a drink? Please ask me for opening hours when you arrive!!”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“Basalt café+bistro is placed in Berg culture house in Dalvík sharing space with the local library, gallery and concert place. Here you can have a lunch buffet for a good price or sit down with a coffee, cake and your favorite book. Fancy a drink? Please ask me for opening hours when you arrive!!”
  • 1 local recommends
Travel Agency
“Highly recommended Whale watching tours, directly from Dalvík (sometimes they take you for a short bus ride to get closer to the whales), Sea angling, Bird watching, Icelandic refreshment, taste of freshly caught fish ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“This quirky and charming cafe/pub is renovated with famous local folk legends in mind. It offers home made treats and the best fish soup you will taste. It is fully licensed and has local beer on tap. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Route
“The local bar where you can get the best local bier without preservatives directly from tab.”
  • 1 local recommends
Off-Licence
Establishment
“A charming geothermally heated swimming pool for the locals. Also a well equipped gym and sportshall.”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
Locality
“A nice town on the way to Ólafsfjörður and Siglufjörður. Whale watching there in the summertime. Beautiful surroundings. There are always swimming pools in every town and Dalvík is no exception.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Gas Station
“The bus station is next to the gas station "Olís" where the Siglufjörður-Akureyri bus stops, please ask me for assistance with finding the time schedule”
  • 1 local recommends