Borðeyri Tourism

Borðeyri is a small hamlet in north-west Iceland. It is a minor commercial centre for nearby farms. The population on 1 December 2007 was 25. The hamlet is a part of the municipality Bæjarhreppur which is one of the smallest in Iceland with a population of 100 in 2010. The municipality covers the west part of Hrútafjörður fjord. In Borðeyri there is a pre-school and an elementary school, a garage and a guesthouse. Prime Minister Sigurdur Eggerz and the painters Þorvaldur Skúlason and Karl Kvaran were born in Borðeyri.


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Borðeyri in Iceland is an ideal destination for a vacation! A gripping city on its own right, Selfoss also deserves a visit. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Selfoss for its bountiful attractions like Geysir, Kerid, Paradisarhellir Cave on your trip to Borðeyri. A holiday in Borðeyri can generally be of 1-2 days.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

  • How safe is Borðeyri for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Borðeyri.

    • Burglary and Theft 100 (Very High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 100 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 100 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 100 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 100 (Very High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 100 (Very High)
    • Attacks 100 (Very High)
    • Drug offense 100 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 100 (Very High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 100 (Very High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 100 (Very High)
  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Borðeyri

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.28 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.91 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 83.92 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 151.05 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 87.92 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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