West Iceland

Western Region is one of the traditional eight regions of Iceland, located on the western coast of the island. It is the only region for which the largest town, , is not the municipal capital.

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is a town in West Iceland about 75 km north of , with a population of around 2000. Photo: OddurBen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in West Iceland, on the north coast of the Snæfellsnes peninsula. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a village on the Snæfellsnes peninsula in West Iceland. Photo: Chris Johnston, CC BY 2.0.

is a national park located on the tip of the Snæfellsnes Peninsula in West Iceland. Photo: Antoniosancho, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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