Seydisfjordur Tourism, Iceland

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Seyðisfjörður (Icelandic pronunciation: [ˈseiðɪsfjœrðʏr̥]) is a town and municipality in the Eastern Region of Iceland at the innermost point of the fjord of the same name. A road over Fjarðarheiði mountain pass connects Seyðisfjörður to the rest of Iceland; 27 kilometres (17 miles) to the ring road and Egilsstaðir. Seyðisfjörður is surrounded by mountains on all sides with most prominent Mt. Bjólfur to the West (1085m) and Strandartindur (1010m) to the East. The fjord itself is accessible on each side from the town, by following the main road that leads through the town. Further out the fjord is fairly remote but rich with natural interests including puffin colonies and ruins of former activity such as nearby Vestdalseyri, from where the local church was transported.


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Facts and Stats for Seydisfjordur*

  • Seydisfjordur: Crime and Safety

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

    • 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)
    • Safety walking alone during night 25 (Low)
    • 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)
  • Living in Seydisfjordur - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 1.56 (Very Low)
    • Climate Index 58.81 (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 Seydisfjordur

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.2 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.79 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 98.35 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 240.97 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 196.71 USD

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

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