Reyðarfjöður (GPS 65° 1’59.80″N 14°13’9.25″W) is located in East Iceland, part of the municipality Fjarðarbyggð. Reyðarfjörður is situated by a fjord with the same name. Reyðarfjörður fjord is the longest fjord on the east coast of Iceland. It has a population of 1200 and the distance from Reykjavík is 677 kmm (420 miles ). The TV series, ´ Fortitude´ was filmed in Reyðarfjörður. In 2015, CNN named Reyðarfjörður as one of the 10 places to visit before it´s changed forever.
A list of hotels, guesthouses, bed and breakfasts, airbnbs and camping sites can be found at: (http://tjalda.is/en/reydarfjordur/ )
Services and leisure
Services and leisure activities include restaurants, coffee houses, swimming pool, 9 hole golf course, hiking tracks, bird watching and a WWII museum http://stridsarasafn.fjardabyggd.is/english/