Kópavogur is a town in that is the country's second largest municipality by population. It lies immediately south of and is part of the .
Photo: Ogkelt, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

is the main domestic airport serving , the capital of , located about 2 kilometres from the city centre. is situated 2½ km northwest of Kópavogur. Photo: Wikimedia, GFDL.

Tourist attraction
is a prominent landmark in the Icelandic capital of . is situated 2 km north of Kópavogur.

Reykjavík University, is the largest private university in with more than 3,500 students. Photo: Jeff Hitchcock, CC BY 2.0.

Shopping center
is a shopping mall located in the of Iceland. is situated 2 km southeast of Kópavogur.

Localities in the Area

is the capital of and largest city in and with an urban area population of around 200,000, it is the home to two-thirds of Iceland's population. Photo: Ypsilon from Finland, CC0.

is a town in with a population of 25,000. Photo: unndor, CC BY 2.0.

is a multi-purpose stadium in , . is situated 4½ km south of Kópavogur. Photo: SergejPassau, CC BY-SA 4.0.


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