In Hellnarströnd there is a cave called Baðstofa. In summer a lot of birds stays in the cave and make it their habitat. Along the coastline, all the way from Hellnar to Arnarstapi, there is a 2,5 km long walking trail. It passes through the lavafields of Hellnar and the mythical hideouts of the elves.
Mary´s Spring is the name of a spring located 300 m away from the walking trail at the side of Hellnar. The spring was discovered by a bishop called Guðmunður in year 1230 as he had a vision of "the holy mother".