The regions of Iceland

2019 guide to the highlights of the regions of Iceland

Iceland is generally split into seven geographical regions, each differing slightly in its culture and landscape but all truly Icelandic. The different regions are South Iceland, East Iceland, North Iceland, the Westfjords, West Iceland, Reykjanes and Reykjavík or the capital area. Top five highlights and top five trends in each regions are outlined below. For further information: www.inspiredbyiceland.com/a-o.

Iceland‘s regions have a host of diverse experiences for the visitor to enjoy, from puffins in the East to the black beaches of the South, the Museum of Nonsense in the Westfjords, to whale watching in the North. Visitors can even cross tectonic plates in Reykjanes, go into a glacier in the West or hit buzzing downtown Reykjavik.

WESTFJORDS TOP FIVE REYKJANES TOP FIVE
NORTH ICELAND TOP FIVE WEST ICELAND TOP FIVE
SOUTH ICELAND TOP FIVE REYKJAVÍK TOP FIVE
EAST ICELAND TOP FIVE  

THE REGIONS OF ICELAND (pdf)

More information:

Sigríður Dögg Guðmundsdóttir, manager at Visit Iceland – siggadogg@promoteiceland.is 

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