Brúnavik is an inlet in the vicinity of Borgarfjörður eystri renowned for its serene surroundings. A hike back and forth from Borgarfjörður across pass Brúnavikurskarð down to the ruins of the farm is around 12 km. Crossing at the mouth of the river is an absolute must in order to appreciate the colourful beach. The way back crosses the Brotagil ravine across the bridge to the pass of Hofstrandaskarð. The walk takes about 5-6 hours. It is marked by trails.