Hellissandur is a village and part of the Snæfellsbær municipality at the northwestern tip of Snæfellsnes peninsula in western . Once an important fishing post, the village has recently experienced growth in tourism.

Landmarks in the Area

Rif Airport is an airport serving and , . is situated 3½ km east of Hellissandur.

Localities in the Area

is situated 3 km east of Hellissandur. Photo: Salvor, Public domain.

Ólafsvík is a small town in on the northern side of the Snæfellsnes Peninsula. is situated 9 km east of Hellissandur. Photo: Anjalikiggal, CC BY-SA 4.0.


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