Local handcraft

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In Skagafjrur you can find a big variety of handmade crafts, from the well know and famous icelandic 'Lopapeysa' (knitted wool sweaters, made from icelandic sheep wool), various items made out of sheep/ram/cow horn, one of the few tanneries world wide to produce fish leather and much much more handcrafts.

Tour operators

  • Galler Alulist

    Galler Alulist is a local handcraft shop in Varmahl, in the heart of Skagafjrur. Located in an old turf fashioned house.

    Alulist is mostly selling handcraft made by artist living in Skagafjrur and is offering a wide variety of handcraft.

    Open all year around.

    October 1st - May 15th: Weekdays 10:00-16:00 (10am-4pm)

    May 16th - September 30th: Daily 09:00-18:00 (9am-6pm)

  • Goods from Gil

    Gil is a farm in Skagafjrur, about 5 minutes outside of Saurkrkur. It has a small, cozy little shop that sells homemade, handcrafted products f.ex. woolen sweaters, headbands and other products (like homemade food, jams, bread, fresh fish) straight from the farm.

    You can come to shop and look around, or even just sit down for a nice cup of coffee and some refreshments.

  • Rnalist

    Rnalist is a small handcraft company that makes special handmade items, souvenirs and wool artwork, all wrapped in Icelandic country life romance. You can also buy high quality meat and eggs straight from the farm, icecreams, herbs and jam. Our workshops are the ideal opportunity to get to work with wool or fish leather, following traditional techniques. At our farm Strhll, we also invite you on a guided tour to meet our animals, one of them being the very special Icelandic settlement goat, a specie close to extinction. Rnalist Galler at Strhll is located on the road 752, about 18 km from Varmahli

  • Skrautmen

    Skrautmen is a small handcraft company that makes beautiful handmade jewlry, accessoires, ornaments and products for home that can lift up your spirit only by looking at them.

    Skrautmens workshop is located in shildarholt, a farm that is about one minute outside of Saurkrkur. You are most welcome to stop by, look around and shop.

Contact Us

Tel(+354) 455 6161

Short Distance Everywhere

Akureyri - Skagafjrur 118 km

Reykjavik - Skagafjrur 290 km

Egilsstair - Skagafjrur 383 km


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