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Book flights to Blönduós

Blönduós is a town in northern Iceland situated on the Ring Road, the main road encircling the country. The town is split in two by the glacial river Blanda, which flows out to the Hrútafjörður fjord. Blönduós is a service centre for the local agricultural area and a common stop for travellers. The town itself is fairly small, but there are a few interesting things to see and do. The Icelandic Textile Center has exhibits on the history of textile production in Iceland. You can also visit the Hillebrandshús, one of the oldest wooden houses in Iceland. The surrounding area offers opportunities for outdoor activities like hiking, horseback riding, and white-water rafting. The climate in Blönduós is subarctic, with short, cool summers and long, cold winters.

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Airports near Blönduós

There are multiple ways to reach Blönduós - here are 4 airports you can use to get to Blönduós.

Akureyri Airport

Located approximately 100 kilometres east of Blönduós, Akureyri Airport is the closest regional airport. It offers domestic flights within Iceland and limited international flights to destinations such as Copenhagen, Denmark.

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Keflavík International Airport

Situated around 250 kilometres southwest of Blönduós, Keflavík International Airport is the main international gateway to Iceland. It serves numerous airlines and offers flights to various destinations worldwide.

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Reykjavík Airport

Located in the capital city, Reykjavík Airport is approximately 250 kilometres southwest of Blönduós. It primarily operates domestic flights within Iceland but also offers limited international connections to Greenland and the Faroe Islands.

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Egilsstaðir Airport

Situated around 350 kilometres southeast of Blönduós, Egilsstaðir Airport is another regional airport option. It provides domestic flights within Iceland and limited international connections to destinations such as Aberdeen, Scotland.

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Things to do in Blönduós

In a city full of many sights to see, we've picked out our top 3 must-sees:

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Hvítserkur

This natural rock formation, located about 17 kilometres from Blönduós, is a must-see for any visitor to the area. Nicknamed the "Troll Rock" or the "Rhino Rock" due to its distinctive shape, Hvítserkur is a basalt stack that stands about 15 meters tall. You can walk down to the base of the rock for a closer look, or admire it from the viewing platform.

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Blönduóskirkja

This Lutheran church is a beautiful example of Icelandic architecture. Construction began in 1845 and was completed in 1849. The church is made of stone and has a traditional turf roof. Visitors can admire the church's exterior or take a look inside at the simple yet elegant interior.

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Textile Museum

This museum is dedicated to the history of textile production in Iceland. Visitors can learn about the different types of textiles that have been made in Iceland over the centuries, as well as the traditional techniques that were used to create them. The museum also has a collection of contemporary Icelandic textiles.