Hafnarfjordur Tourism

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Hafnarfjörður is a port town and municipality located on the southwest coast of Iceland, about 10 km (6 mi) south of Reykjavík. It is the third-most populous city in Iceland, after Reykjavík and Kópavogur. As the third largest city, Hafnarfjörður has established local industry and a variety of urban activities, with annual festival events.


Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Hafnarfjordur, Iceland. Explore Hafnarfjordur travel guide before you plan your trip here. When planning a trip to Hafnarfjordur, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Reykjavik. Attractions in Reykjavik include Geysir, Kerid, Paradisarhellir Cave. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Keflavik International Airport. A holiday in Hafnarfjordur can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Hafnarfjordur*

  • Pollution Statistics in Hafnarfjordur

    Know the pollution level of Hafnarfjordur before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 11.41 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 4.27 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 18.9 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 27.44 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 3.05 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 18.29 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 26.22 (Low)
  • Hafnarfjordur: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 21.77 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 13.03 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 20.21 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 34.44 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 15.43 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 21.77 (Low)
    • Attacks 13.03 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 32.53 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90.05 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75.81 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 15.16 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 11.54 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 30.11 (Low)
  • Living in Hafnarfjordur - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Hafnarfjordur is 162.68 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 78.17 (High)
    • Climate Index 69.55 (High)
    • Pollution Index 13.65 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 24.08 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 121.67 (Very High)
    • Health Care Index 66.55 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.46 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 66.84 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Hafnarfjordur

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Hafnarfjordur

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.19 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14.25 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 89.09 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 169.73 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 144.58 USD

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

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