Isafjordur is a port town on Iceland's rugged Westfjords Peninsula. The port is on Isafardjup - one of Iceland's most deeply-indented fjords.
Isafardjup is home to many inlets and isles teeming with seabirds. Isafjordur is created on a spit of flat land nestling below towering peaks of Eyrarfjall. It features an exclusive local maritime museum which contains 4 buildings built between 1736-1785, each housing artifacts of history of fishing in the area.
Hornstrandir (aka Hornvik) is the country's northernmost peninsula, covering a land area of approx 580 km2 (220 ml2). It is located at Westfjords' northern end, and to the north of Jokulfirdir (5-fjords system) and to the northwest of Drangajokull (country's northernmost glacier).
Ísafjordur (translated as "fjord of ice") is in the northwestern Iceland. By population (around 2,600), it is the largest city in Westfjords. The municipality includes also nearby Hnífsdalur, Flateyri, Thingeyri and Sudureyri.
During season 2017, Port Isafjordur had scheduled a total of 106 cruise ship calls. The number of visiting cruise liners increases each year. The port's first cruise season (2000) started with just 15 ship calls. In 2016, the number grew to 83.
Port Isafjordur cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Isafjordur, Westfjords Iceland. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
|31 July, 2020|
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As of June 15, 2020, Iceland opened its borders to tourists. The country's largest cruise ports are Reykjavik, Akureyri and Isafjordur. Before...June 20, 2020
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