Most popular cities in Iceland

Here's a list of Most popular cities in Iceland recommended by our experts:

Reykjavik, Iceland

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Reykjavík is the capital and largest city of Iceland. Its latitude, at 64°08' N, makes it the world's northernmost capital of a sovereign state. It is located ...

Akureyri, Iceland

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GolfingNightlifeWhale Watching

Akureyri is a town in northern Iceland. It is Iceland's second largest urban area (after the Greater Reykjavík area) and fourth largest municipality (after ...

Selfoss, Iceland

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Golfing

Selfoss is a town in southern Iceland on the banks of the Ölfusá river. It is part, and seat, of the municipality Árborg . The Ring Road runs through the ...

Borgarnes, Iceland

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Golfing

Borgarnes (Icelandic pronunciation: [ˈpɔrkarˌnɛs]) is a town located on a peninsula at the shore of Borgarfjörður in Iceland.In Borgarnes you can plan an ...

Hella, Iceland

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Golfing

Hella is a village in South Iceland, located 97 km east of the capital city of Reykjavik. It's an important base for adventures into the highlands, to places ...

Husavik, Iceland

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Golfing

Húsavík [1] is a town of approximately 2,500 inhabitants in North Iceland. It is the whale-watching capital of Iceland, with whales sighted on over 95% of trips...

Keflavik, Iceland

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Golfing

Keflavik is now part of the bigger community now called Reykanesbaer. Located on the Reykjanes it is recognized as a unique vacation and budding business ...

Hofn, Iceland

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Hofn is located on a peninsula in the south-east of Iceland. The name Hofn means harbor and it is a fishing port surrounded on three sides by the sea, with ...

Kopavogur, Iceland

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Kopavogur is a city and Iceland 's second largest municipality. Kópavogur is largely made up of residential areas, but has commercial areas and much industrial ...

Myvatn, Iceland

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Myvatn is a shallow eutrophic lake situated in an area of active volcanism in the north of Iceland , not far from Krafla volcano. The lake and its surrounding ...

Hafnarfjordur, Iceland

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Hafnarfjorour is a port town and municipality located on the southwest coast of Iceland, about 10 km south of Reykjavík. It is the third-most populous city in ...

Mosfellsbaer, Iceland

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Golfing

Mosfellsbaer is a growing municipality in the Greater Reykjavík Area. The residential area extends from Leiruvogur into the nearby valleys, and curves around ...

Egilsstadir, Iceland

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Egilsstaðir is a town in east Iceland on the banks of Lagarfljót river. It is part of the municipality of Fljótsdalshérað, the county seat of Norður-Múlasýsla ...

Isafjordur, Iceland

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Ísafjörður (pronounced [ˈiːsaˌfjœrðʏr̥], meaning ices' fjord) is a town in the north west of Iceland, seat of Ísafjarðarbær municipality with a population of ...

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Husavik (northern Iceland), Iceland

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Whale Watching

Husavik is a town in Norðurþing municipality on the north coast of Iceland. The most famous landmark of the town is the wooden church Husavikurkirkja, built in...