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Selardalur Destination Guide

Delve into Selardalur in Iceland!

Selardalur in the region of Westfjords is a city in Iceland - some 130 mi (or 208 km) North-West of Reykjavík, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Selardalur in Iceland

Current time in Selardalur is now 05:40 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Atlantic / Reykjavik" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Sveinseyri, Stori Laugardalur, Selfoss, Reykjavík, Keflavík or Borgarnes. While being here, make sure to check out and Selardalur as well. We also found some pictures.


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Interesting facts about this location

Selárdalur

Selárdalur is the second most westernly "kettle valley" in Arnarfjörður in Iceland. It used to be one of the main settled areas in the Westfjords. Selárdalur parish was formerly considered one of the country's best parishes, since Stóra-Laugardalssókn ("Hot Springs Valley Parish"), which covered all of Tálknafjörður, was annexed to Selárdal. One of Selárdalur's priests later became a bishop: Gísli Jónsson, who was a priest in Selárdal from 1547 to 1557.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 65.79, -24 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Valleys of Iceland

Tálknafjarðarhreppur

Tálknafjarðarhreppur is a municipality in Iceland. According to the 2011 census, it had a population of 306 inhabitants. The only settlement is Tálknafjörður. On the land side the municipality is surrounded by the municipality of Vesturbyggð. There is considerable cooperation between the two municipalities but unification was voted down in the latest election.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 65.79, -24 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Municipalities of Iceland

Tálknafjörður

Tálknafjörður is a fjord located in southern Westfjords (Vestfirðir) between Patreksfjörður and Bildudalur in Iceland. The term is also used for the immediate village and municipality. One third of its population is of Polish origin. In January 2011, the municipality had 306 inhabitants, of which 294 lived within the town proper, and 60 were of foreign origin. On the land side the municipality is surrounded by the municipality of Vesturbyggð.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 65.79, -24 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Municipalities of Iceland, Populated places in Iceland

Vesturbyggð

Vesturbyggð is a municipality located in the Westfjords in Iceland. As of January 1, 2011, it had a population of 890.

More reading: Vesturbyggð homepage
Located at 65.79, -24 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Municipalities of Iceland