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Visit farm animals at Hólmur petting zoo

By Sara McMahon

  • Visit the farm animals. Hólmur farm zoo is the ideal place to visit when travelling with children. Photo/Stefán Karlsson

The petting zoo at Hólmur farm is a must for any family travelling with children. At the zoo you‘ll find sheep, horses, calves, goats, pigs, rabbits, Icelandic hens, doves, geese, ducks, and pheasants, among other farm animals.

The best time to visit is in the spring when baby animals are being born. Hólmur farm also offers accommodation and guided reindeer tours during autumn, winter, and spring. The aim of these tours is to observe the wild animals in their natural habitat. The reindeer trips are organized by re quest. Please phone or email ahead. 

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