Rangárvallasýsla

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Rangárvallasýsla
County
County Rangárvallasýsla, Iceland
County Rangárvallasýsla, Iceland
Coordinates: 63°55′N 20°0′W / 63.917°N 20.000°W / 63.917; -20.000
Country  Iceland
Region Suðurland
Area
 • Total 7,971 km2 (3,078 sq mi)
Population (1 Dec 1007)
 • Total 3,378
 • Density 0.42/km2 (1.1/sq mi)
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)
Postcodes 850, 851, 860, 861

Rangárvallasýsla is a county of Iceland. It is located in the Suðurland region of the country and is in the Suðurkjördæmi constituency. The county extends from the highlands, between the ice caps of Hofsjökull and Vatnajökull, to the south coast. Municipalities within Rangárvallasýsla are Rangárþing ytra , Rangárþing eystra and Ásahreppur. The main towns are Hella and Hvolsvöllur.

The county includes popular tourist attractions of Skógar and Þórsmörk .

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