Ólafsvík

Ólafsvík is a small town in on the northern side of the Snæfellsnes Peninsula. At one point in the 17th and 18th centuries, commercial vessels sailed between Ólafsvík and Denmark, and the village was one of the larger trading ports in Iceland.

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Aerodrome
Rif Airport is an airport serving and , . is situated 5 km west of Ólafsvík.

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Village
Hellissandur is a village and part of the Snæfellsbær municipality at the northwestern tip of Snæfellsnes peninsula in western . is situated 9 km west of Ólafsvík. Photo: Salvor, Public domain.

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