Gásir - Medieval Trading Weekend

gasir medieval trading weekend

If you are keen of Old Icelandic Sagas than Gásir Medieval Trading Place is something for you, it is located 11 km from Akureyri in the North. It is a very unique place in Iceland where you can find remainings from a trading post from the Middle Ages. They offer guided tours around archeological sites, archery, arts, crafts, and pottery, as well as many other entertainments. Each year, Icelandic craftsmen who wear medieval clothes and sell handicraft come together at Gásir to reconstruct the area, various handicrafts present: dyeing with plant extracts, wool-work, sewing, sewing leather, and weaving.


Eyjafirði, North Iceland



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