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Borgarnes lies in the middle of West Iceland about 75 km from Reykjavík City Centre.
In Borgarnes you can create an unforgettable holiday: breakfast and a beautiful view at Geirabakarí, Relaxing in the Skallagrímsgarđur public Park, Visiting the bird and photography exhibition at the Borgarfjörđur Museum, watching the saga exhibits at the Settlement Centre or the Edda's World. hiking in Einkunnir Country Park or climbing the Hafnarfjall mountain. Shopping in the local stores, take a dive at the Borgarnes Swimming Pool, eating delicious meal made from local products in the restaurants, and resting in one of the town's hotel, guesthouse, or B&Bs.

And don't forget to take a walk along the beach or stop at the playground Bjössaróló were children of all ages can play for hours.

GPS Points N64° 32' 38.988" W21° 54' 46.445"
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West Iceland

Towns & Villages

The population centres in West Iceland are as varied as they are many. Ten places have over 50 residents and Akranes is the most densely populated with 6,500 inhabitants. 

All of the larger communities put ever-increasing emphasis on dynamic tourism where a wide selection of recreation and services are offered.   

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Map Hellissandur, Rif Grundarfjörđur Stykkishólmur Búđardalur Dalir Arnarstapi Hellnar Snćfellsnes Bifröst Húsafell Reykholt Borgarfjörđur Hvanneyri Borgarnes Hvalfjörđur Akranes Ólafsvík