The camp site at Bakkafjörður is a family-friendly camp site with a football field and playground. Great location for those who want peace and privacy. The camp site is centrally located for those who want to drive around the Northeast. It is close to a 9-hole golf course in Vopnafjörður or 35 km and is ideal for stopping in Selárlaug, one of the most beautiful outdoor swimming pools in the country. Þórshöfn is 45 km away, where there is a sport ceter with indoor pool and a well-equipped gym, and various other entertainment. You can go on many enjoyable day trips, for example to Dettifoss, Ásbyrgi, the Arcticcircle and Langanes. It is easy to go for beautiful short walks from Bakkafjörður.