Child at play outside

Tour and sport activities

If you’re looking for adventures, you can find a variety of exciting activities that take place in and around Hafnarfjörður. Whether you like taking a horse-riding tour through rustic lava fields, playing golf in a relaxing atmosphere, going on guided private tours, working out or learning how to sail with fantastic views over the town, Hafnarfjörður has many options for you. 

We've compiled a list of special activities that are sure to make your stay in Hafnarfjörður exciting and memorable.

Berserkir - Axe Throw
People holding axes

Berserkir axarkast is the home of indoor axe-throwing in Iceland. Come and try for yourself or with friends, we welcome all groups.

Keilir golf course
Keilir golf course

Keilir Golf Course is a links golf course placed in Hafnarfjordur town. There is a vast difference between the front nine and the back nine. The front nine is surrounded by lava, and the back nine is placed on a small peninsula at the entrance into the Hafnarfjordur harbor. 

Hidden World Walks
Elve cave

Hafnarfjördur is renowned for having one of Iceland's largest colonies of elves, dwarves and other spiritual beings, which (translating from the Icelandic) are collectively called "Hidden Folk". 

Íshestar sign
We are a horseback riding tour operator who has been offering horseback riding tours in Iceland for over 30 years. Our main goal is to offer our guests exceptional service, excellent horses and a safe ride in Icelandic nature.
Sailing  in Hafnarfjordur
Þytur Sailing Club
Hafnafjordur is home to Þytur sailing club, a long-established sailing club, welcomingly hosts cruising boats on its moorings and pontoons and has often hosted boats over the Icelandic wintertime for long periods