Þingeyri

Þingeyri village in Dýrafjörður fjord is located 50 km from Ísafjordur. Many people consider Dýrafjordur the most beautiful fjord in the whole of Westfjords, as it has some distinct characteristics and inexplicable beauty attached to it self. Majestic mountains surround the village, often referred as the “Westfjord´s Alps”.

Kaldbakur, the highest mountain in the Westfjords, is close to Þingeyri and a hike to the top is relatively easy – even for inexperienced hikers. Services in Thingeyri include a new swimming pool, 9-hole golf course, restaurant, café and accommodation.

Population: 250

The official website for Þingeyri