Borgarnes
in Borgarbyggð of West, Iceland

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
64.538 and -21.921 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 64° 32' 18" and W -21° 55' 14"
Currency and Currency Code:
Krona - ISK
Spoken languages:
Icelandic, English, German, Danish, Swedish, Norwegian
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 12:23 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Atlantic/Reykjavik
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:14 am and 7:25 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-46.900 and 168.129 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Halfmoon Bay
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Borgarnes

Borgarnes in Borgarbyggð (West) with it's 1,759 habitants is located in Iceland about 28 mi (or 45 km) north of Reykjavik, the country's capital town.

Current time in Borgarnes is now 12:23 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Atlantic / Reykjavik with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports close to Borgarnes, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Iceland is Reykjavik Airport in a distance of 28 mi (or 45 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Þingvellir National Park in a distance of 35 mi (or 56 km), South-East. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Reykjavik, Keflavik, Selfoss, Isafjordur and Saudarkrokur. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 11°C / 51 °F

Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 10°C / 51 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 87%
Air Pressure 996.1 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (8 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 62% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 24th of September 2019

11°C (51 °F)
10°C (51 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Wednesday, 25th of September 2019

11°C (52 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 26th of September 2019

12°C (53 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Icelandair Hotel Hamar

Address
2,7 mi
HAMAR
00310 Borganes
Iceland

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hótel Sól

Address
2,6 mi
Skolaflot 4
IS-311 Borgarnes
Iceland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hafnarfjall

Address
1,6 mi
Hafnarskogur
311 Borgarnes
Iceland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 23:59
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Island-Tagebuch: Tag 2, Borgarnes

Published: November 12, 2012
Length: 27:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: geovoyagers

Video Tagebuch, 2012. Island, Borgarnes und Umgebung, Aus unserer Geocaching-Rundreise vom 27. Mai 2012. Mehr auf http://geovoyagers.de.


CRAZY CHEMTRAILS SPRAYING & HAARP ON WORK ALSO-BORGARNES ICELAND 16 FEBRUARY 2014

Published: February 16, 2014
Length: 22:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ingibjörg Gunnlaugsdóttir

This is the biggest spray day so far of the year 2014 in Iceland- I got metal taste in my mouth almost right away after going out filming from 03:30-05:00pm and they started early in the day...


ASPERATUS CLOUDS & HAARP WAVES COVER THE SKY LIKE BLANKET -BORGARNES ICELAND

Published: July 18, 2013
Length: 48:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ingibjörg Gunnlaugsdóttir

IN BORGARNES ICELAND- 11 PM -12PM 17 JULY 2013 PHOTOGRAPHER AGNY The sky had all over this strange pinkish/grayish hue..and this totally blocking all out..I wonder what in the h... they ...


CHEMTRAILS IN BORGARNES ICELAND

Published: June 21, 2014
Length: 58:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ingibjörg Gunnlaugsdóttir

This is just a usual view since in 2008.. :-(


Islandská mozaika - 1. den

Published: May 08, 2014
Length: 43:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: videoamater

dopoledne odlet z Prahy v 11:15, přílet po 4 hodinách do Keflavíku [Keplavík] v 13:15 (na Islandu není letní čas), cesta poloostrovem Rykjanes k prezidentské...


Snowstorm Iceland

Published: December 25, 2010
Length: 01:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: SorkMagnus

Driving from Reykjavik to Borgarnes.


【アイスランド 3380km】 13 車載動画 8 ボルガルネース

Published: October 19, 2014
Length: 29:43 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: FightFCGIFU

アイスランド 国道1号線 ボルガルネースまでの車載動画です。 □ドライブルート http://goo.gl/maps/irmFq □再生リスト 2014/05【アイスランド 3380km】...


THE SUN IS TOTALLY CRAZY! DIMMING AND GLOWING.

Published: June 22, 2013
Length: 36:42 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Ingibjörg Gunnlaugsdóttir

Þetta er ekkert smá undarlegt sem á sér stað þarna kl 04am 21 June 2013 -hef nú séð ýmislegt en að sólin hegði sér svona og hún var sko enn bjartari fyrst svo bara eins hefði...


CHEMTRAILS -HAARP & SULFUR CLOUD?

Published: June 21, 2014
Length: 48:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ingibjörg Gunnlaugsdóttir

Just the daily look in Iceland more than less since they got stuck with their finger on the spray can in 2008 - Same year as the bank crash they started the spraying on full speed in the spring..


CRAZY CHEMTRAILS SPRAYING - 15 PLANES IN ABOUT 1 HOUR - PART 5

Published: June 21, 2014
Length: 46:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ingibjörg Gunnlaugsdóttir

Weather fore cast sounded " clear blue sky and sunshine" Good start of the day..Well...this must be the "new blue" ..The sky looked like a huge plasma screen in short time.. Sadly to say this...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Borgarfjörður

Borgarfjörður is a fjord in the west of Iceland near the town of Borgarnes. The waters of Borgarfjörður appear to be calm, however the fjord is on the contrary a rather dangerous part of the sea because of its undercurrents and shallows. There are many flat islands lying in the fjord, but for the most part they are uninhabited. Near Borgarnes, the hringvegur (road no.1 or "ring road") passes over Borgarfjarðarbrú, a bridge of 0.5 km in length at the inland portion of the fjord.

Located at 64.501, -22.01 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Fjords of Iceland, West Iceland

Borgarnes

Borgarnes is a town located on a peninsula at the shore of Borgarfjörður in Iceland. It has a population of 1,763 (as of January 2011). The town is located 60 km north of the capital Reykjavík and is connected to other places in Iceland through the second largest bridge in Iceland, Borgarfjarðarbrú. Borgarnes is the biggest town in the Borgarbyggð municipality.

Located at 64.5333, -21.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Iceland, Populated places on Iceland's Route 1

Western Region, Iceland

Western Region is one of the traditional eight regions of Iceland, located on the western side of the island. The biggest town in the region is Akranes, with a population of 6300.

Located at 64.5333, -21.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Regions of Iceland

Borgarbyggð

Borgarbyggð is a municipality of various amalgamated populated rural areas in the West or Vesturland region of Iceland. The biggest township in the municipality is that of Borgarnes, which has a population of 1,763 inhabitants. Other densely populated areas in the municipality of Borgarbyggð are the village campus of Bifröst University, and the agricultural center of Varmaland.

Located at 64.54, -21.917 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities of Iceland

Borg á Mýrum

Borg á Mýrum is an ancient farm and church estate due west of Borgarnes township. Its recorded history reaches back to the settlement of Iceland. One of the country's original settlers was Skallagrímur Kveldúlfsson, who claimed the area around Borg as his land, built a farm and made his home there. His son Egill Skallagrímsson then continued to live and farm at Borg á Mýrum. Today there is a monument to Egill at Borg.

Located at 64.5615, -21.9154 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Iceland

Agricultural University of Iceland

The Agricultural University of Iceland is an educational and research institution focusing on agricultural and environmental sciences, founded in 2005. The university's facilities are mainly located at Hvanneyri, near Borgarnes, Iceland but it also operates research stations in Reykjavík, Árnessýsla and Eyjafjarðarsýsla.

Located at 64.5611, -21.7697 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Iceland, Educational institutions established in 2005, 2005 establishments in Iceland

Borgarfjarðarbrú

Borgarfjarðarbrú is the second longest bridge in Iceland, after Skeiðarárbrú. It crosses Borgarfjörður, linking Borgarnes to Route 1 (the Ring Road) and connecting the town with other parts of Iceland. It spans 520 m and was opened on 13 September 1981. Repairs on the bridge started on 16 August 2012, leaving only one lane open, controlling traffic using traffic lights.

Located at 64.5337, -21.8924 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridges in Iceland

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Borgarnes.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Borqarnes, Горад Боргарнес, Боргарнес, Borgarnes, Բորգարնես, Borganes, Borgarnesi, ボルガルネース, ბორგარნესი, 보르가르네스, Borgarnesas, Borgarbyggð, Борґарнес, 博尔加内斯