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 northern coast of the Langanes peninsula on the Þistilfjörður bay.

The village has a population of 380 people. It is the administrative centre of Langanesbyggð municipality and of the neighbouring Svalbarðshreppur municipality. In Þórshöfn there is a year-round service to tourists, and Air Iceland connects the village to Akureyri and Reykjavík with seasonal flights from Þórshöfn Airport.

Related Articles

    Ísafjörður

    Ísafjarðarbær

    Ísafjarðarbær

    Ísafjarðarbær is a municipality of Iceland in the Westfjords region, created in 1996 from Flateyrarhreppur, Ísafjarðarka...
    Skagaströnd

    Skagaströnd

    Skagaströnd

    Skagaströnd is a town and municipality on the north coast of Iceland, on the east coast of the bay Húnaflói. Notable lan...

    Vesturbyggð

    Vesturbyggð

    Vesturbyggð is Westfjord’s southernmost municipality. Vesturbyggð’s most famous natural phenomenon, is the ‘far west...

    Djúpavogshreppur

    Djúpavogshreppur

    Located on a peninsula in south eastern Iceland, near the island of Papey and on the fjord Berufjörður, lies the beautif...


Fjarðarvegur 3 680 Þórshöfn

+354 468 1323

[email protected]

www.langanesbyggd.is



CATEGORIES

NEARBY SERVICES

  • Best of Iceland

    Best of Iceland