Reykjanes Peninsula

Reykjanes is a small headland on the southwestern tip of the Reykjanes Peninsula in , giving the main peninsula its name. The region is about nine kilometres from .

Notable Places in the Area

is situated 540 metres east of Reykjanes Peninsula. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0 de.

is 's oldest lighthouse. It serves as a landfall light for and . is situated 2 km south of Reykjanes Peninsula. Photo: Wikimedia, Copyrighted free use.

Reykjanes Peninsula

63.8198° or 63° 49' 11.3" north
-22.6952° or 22° 41' 42.6" west
Open Location Code
20 metres (66 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Reykjanes (lawis sa Islandya, Suðurnes)
  • Cebuano: Reykjanes
  • English: Reykjanes
  • English: Reykjanes volcano
  • French: Reykjanes
  • Icelandic: Reykjanes
  • Japanese: レイキャネース
  • Japanese: レイキャネース半島
  • Korean: 레이캬네스 화산
  • Serbo-Croatian: Álfagjá
  • Spanish: Categoría:Reykjanes
  • Swedish: Reykjanes (halvö i Island, Suðurnes)
  • Swedish: Reykjanes
  • Welsh: Reykjanes
  • 레이캬네스

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