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Seltjarnarnes Peninsula Jogging Path

Austurstroend, Seltjarnarnes, Reykjavik 170, Iceland
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wonderful path

Seltjarnarnes is a great little neighbor with a walking/biking path around the entire peninsula... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ddwildbird
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Smith River
Great walking path

This walking path is on the western tip of of the Reykjavík peninsula, surrounded by the sea. Great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Solbrautin
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Seltjarnarnes
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Austurstroend, Seltjarnarnes, Reykjavik 170, Iceland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Seltjarnarnes is a great little neighbor with a walking/biking path around the entire peninsula. From downtown all the way to the Grotto light house and small golf course and lake. Wonderful views on a sunny day. There is a thermal foot bath near the light...More

Thank ddwildbird
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This walking path is on the western tip of of the Reykjavík peninsula, surrounded by the sea. Great views. Good for all ages and very romantic when the sun is setting in the west.

Thank Solbrautin
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

You can easily drive to the end of the peninsula and park for free. On a sunny day it is a lovely walk along the shore with masses of birds to watch. Usually windy, and if the sun is not shining can be a bit...More

Thank JudyBristol
Reviewed 18 February 2017

This is a great pathway along the ocean for jogging, meandering, picture taking, and generally just enjoying the views and getting away from the crowds downtown. It's also a wonderful place to go and see the Northern Lights.

Thank v0yageur22
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Living in Icealnd, I could see the path out my window but I had never really followed it fully until I had moved away. So sad. I picked up jogging afterwards and upon a return trip to Iceland, I tried it and found the run...More

Thank Khash C
Reviewed 4 May 2016

This path is great for jogging or walking along the scenic ocean bay in Reykjavik. It's perfect for exercise or just to get away from the downtown bustle. Great scenery for photography as well.

Thank v0yageur22
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

You can visit this area any time of the day...really any time of the year. There's this walking, cycling or running path that circles the city and to visit the penisola area follow this path that you find along the seaside. It's mostly continuous except...More

Thank Jakob-Pall
Reviewed 20 May 2015

A picturesque coastal path around the beautiful peninsula of Seltjarnarnes, in the capital region of Reykjavik

Thank SiggiKiernan
Reviewed 9 April 2015

ok guys, it's just a joging path. there was a lot of debris carried out by the ocean when I was there, so it was a little hard to run. Oh, and be prepared for a LOT of wind

Thank Damien V
Reviewed 13 August 2014

If you're looking for a fine running path linked to central Reykjavik, this will fit the bill. The path takes you along the bay, with fantastic views of the mountains in the distance and huge ships coming into harbor. It is flat and well-paved and...More

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