Hofn Travel Guide

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Hofn Overview

Höfn is a small Icelandic fishing town in the southeast corner of the country. With a population under 2000, Höfn is far from a bustling city.

Höfn is a popular spot due to its close proximity to Vatnajökull. Due to this close promixmity, Höfn is homebase for many adventure companies. In Höfn tourists and Icelanders alike plan and prepare to take on Iceland's largest glacier.

Höfn is also home to a number of museums. These include: the Glacier Museum, Pakkhúsið (a maritimal-museum), and Gamla búð (a folk museum).