Ytri Tunga Beach, Arnarstapi

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Beach · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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  • We went on a cold September day and saw a lot of seals (+20) from a distance. We were therefor 20-30 min. The beach is on private ground, but tourists are welcome. On the parking lot there is an info....  more »
  • This is a beach, for which it is worth taking a moment off the road to diversify the route. There is yellow sand on the beach which is quite rare in Iceland. A quiet place where you can meet several.....  more »
  • Must go if you are an animal lover! So many seals just lie around and enjoying themselves! Beware that the rocks can be very slippery (i fell down twice even wearing hiking boots). Regardless, it was worth it! I can't recommend it enough.
  • You have to walk a little bit to find the seals. They are usually at the end of the trail. Try not to make too much noise or you might scare the seals away. Its easier to spot them during low tide. Free parking.

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