Walking tours

Reykjavik group walking tour

Availability: Daily
Duration: 2 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Take a stroll through the streets and become part of the city
  • You'll become so familiar with the city that it'll start to feel like home
  • Multiple departure times throughout the day give you more control over your day of sightseeing
  • Let the atmosphere of the city surround you as your guide takes you through the streets
What to expect

The Reykjavik walking tour is your introduction to Reykjavik. It will help you get your bearings and make the most of your stay in Iceland. It is recommended as your first stop when you arrive. You'll be shown where the Vikings first settled and how Reykjavik developed into the country’s capital.

The family-friendly tour brings the history of Iceland to life with exciting stories and Icelandic mythology. You will visit all of the famous landmarks in the city center, such as Harpa Concert Hall, Reykjavik Harbour, Hallgrímskirkja Church (you'll also be taught how to pronounce it), Reykjavik Pond and the Parliament building.

The tour guide will also share hidden, local spots with you like a visit to an Elf stone; things you’d miss if you didn’t know what to look for. They want you to feel the unique, friendly atmosphere of this quirky little city, not just to see the most popular tourist attractions. They will also point out their favorite places to eat, drink and visit in Reykjavik so your time there is well spent.

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What's included
  • Guided walking tour
What's not included
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
Reduced price

Children (7-15): Reduced

Infants (0-6): Free

Where

Aðalstræti 7, 101 Reykjavík, Iceland

Meeting point:

You will meet up at Ingolfstorg Square in the center of Reykjavik by the two stone high seat pillars (Over 2 meters high), The square is at the beginning of Austurstræti (Austurstræti 1) and is squared off by the streets Aðalstræti, Hafnarstræti, Veltusund, and Vallarstræti. If you walk down Laugavegur (The main shopping street) please just continue all the way down until you come to the square always walking straight down until you can't continue further. On the Ingolfur square itself, you can see Kvosin a small grocery market and Center Hotel Plaza. It is sincerely recommended to use map programs like Google Maps because the Icelandic street names can be quite tricky.

What to remember
  • This tour is wheelchair and stroller accessible
  • It is recommended you dress for the Icelandic weather, wearing layers when necessary
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When
  • The tour departs daily at 10.00am, 1.00pm and 5.00pm
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Provider
Your Friend In Reykjavik
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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