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Blönduós

Blönduós

Blönduós is a town and municipality in the north of Iceland. Blönduós, which means the mouth of the river Blanda, is one of the busiest tourist stops in Iceland...

Skagabyggð

Skagabyggð is a municipality in Iceland. It surrounds the municipality of Skagaströnd....

Skagafjörður

Skagafjörður is a municipality that covers most the land area of the region around the fjord with the same name in northern Iceland. The municipality was creat...

Akrahreppur

Akrahreppur is a municipality situated in the county of Northwestern Region, in the north of Iceland. It is divided into a range of villages, including Ábær....

Hörgársveit

Hörgársveit is a municipality located in north-central Iceland, in Northeastern Region. Its seat is the village of Lónsbakki. The former municipality of Hörgárb...

Grýtubakkahreppur

Grýtubakkahreppur is a municipality located in northern Iceland. Located on the eastern side of Eyjafjörður, north of Akureyri, Grýtubakki is located next to Da...

Akureyri

Akureyri is a town in Northern Iceland and the country's second largest urban area (after the Capital Region) and fourth largest municipality. Nicknamed the Cap...

Dalvíkurbyggð

Dalvíkurbyggð is a small municipality in northern Iceland. Dalvíkurbyggð is on Tröllaskagi and west of Eyjafjörður.  The municipality of Dalvíkurbyggð was form...

Eyjafjarðarsveit

Eyjafjarðarsveit is a municipality located in northern Iceland. Most of Eyjafjarðarsveit is located inland, but the northern tip borders a fjord. The major vill...
Svalbarðseyri í Svalbarðsstrandarhreppi

Svalbarðsstrandarhreppur

Svalbarðsstrandarhreppur, also named Svalbarðsströnd, is a municipality located in Northeastern Iceland. Its seat is in the village of Svalbarðseyri....

Þingeyjarsveit

Þingeyjarsveit is a municipality located in Iceland. The Vaglaskógur birch wood, one of Iceland's largest woods, is located in the municipality. The district sc...

Skútustaðahreppur

Skútustaðahreppur is a rural municipality located in Northeastern Iceland.  Its seat is in the village of Reykjahlíð. Skútustaðir is one of the largest Icelandi...

Tjörneshreppur

Tjörneshreppur is a municipality in Iceland. It is completely surrounded by the Norðurþing municipality. With population of 56 people, it’s a place where the sh...

Norðurþing

The total number of inhabitants in Norðurþing is approximately 2900, about 86% of the population live in Húsavík (2200) and the small villages Raufarhöfn (200) ...

Svalbarðshreppur

Svalbarðshreppur is a municipality in northeastern Iceland, between Norðurþing and Langanesbyggð. The municipality is administered from Þórshöfn in the neighbou...

Langanesbyggð

Langanesbyggð is a municipality in northeastern Iceland, just north of Eastern Region. The main village is Þórshöfn, a small fishing village , located on the no...

Vopnafjörður

Vopnafjörður is a village and municipality in Northeast Iceland, standing on a peninsula in the middle of a mountainous bay by the same name. The main industrie...

Fljótsdalshreppur

Fljótsdalshreppur is a municipality in Iceland. The power house of Kárahnjúkar Hydropower Plant is located in Fljótsdalur. The author Gunnar Gunnarsson was born...

Fljótsdalshérað

The municipality Fljótsdalshérað was created in 2004 when the municipalities in the area merged. The urban districts are Egilsstaðir and Fellabær, and in the ru...

Borgarfjörður Eystri

Borgarfjörður Eystri is a fjord in east Iceland. It is part of the municipality of Borgarfjarðarhreppur and, as of 2017, the area has a population of  116 inhab...