Húnaþing vestra – the right place

We are excited to promote the region of Húnaþing vestra for your investment opportunity. Situated in the northwest of Iceland, Húnaþing vestra boasts lush countryside, beautiful coastline and excellent investment infrastructure. The region is centrally located between Reykjavík and Akureyri with the town of Hvammstangi serving as its administrative center. Iceland’s main road, Route 1, provides reliable year-round access to the region.


Húnaþing vestra is a thriving family-friendly community with excellent healthcare and educational facilities,  a wide range of lifestyle services and a variety of leisure and sporting activities. The region is rich in geothermal energy with three heating plants serving the area. Húnaþing vestra is geologically stable and relatively flat so potentially catastrophic natural disasters such as volcanic eruptions, earthquakes or avalanches are most unlikely.

Húnaþing vestra is the right place for your next investment.

General information about the municipality of Húnaþing vestra municipality can be found at www.hunathing.is.

  • Great location
  • Geothermal heat
  • Human resources
  • Tourism







“We run a bookkeeping and law service in Hvammstangi and we love the positive support we get here, both from the municipality and the people.”
Aldís & Ingibjörg, Virkar ehf.
“A key advantage of operating a business in Húnaþing vestra is the low rate of staff turnover.”
Reimar, KVH
“The wide and quality range of service makes Húnaþing vestra a perfect place to operate a business.”
Kristinn, Kidka