Reykjavik has so much to offer - Although small it has the ambiance of a big city.
- STROLL THROUGH THE CITY CENTRE
Take a stroll through the city centre. Walk around an amazing lake smack in the middle of a bustling capital teeming with bird life. In spring and autumn rare vagrants can be glimpsed, which greatly adds to the attraction. Take a walk along Laugavegur, the main shopping street. A number of boutiques, designer’s shops and art galleries will amaze you. Hand made goods of high quality have been praised by the foreign press visiting Iceland. These are wonderful and distinctive gifts for friends back home and to treat oneself.
- WHALE WATCHING
Whale watching is an extremely popular activity in Reykjavík. Wide ranges of tours are on offer by the old harbour a short distance from the city centre.
- EXPLORE THE ART SCENE
Visit some of the cities many museums. Art lovers and history connoisseurs will find a wealth of interesting exhibitions to delight in.
- SWIM WITH THE LOCALS
Go for a swim in one of the many delightful swimming pools or visit any of the wonderful spas in the city. Soothing and invigorating treatments are available at reasonable prices.
- TICKLE YOUR PALATE
Icelandic cuisine is an offshoot of the Nordic Cuisine, known worldwide for the freshness of the food and inspired fusion of cooking styles.
- ENJOY THE NIGHTLIFE
Reykjavík has become known for its boisterous nightlife. The many bars and clubs in the centre are filled with life all weekend as jovial people horde into town for merrymaking.
- GET INFUSED BY CULTURE
The cultural scene is vibrant and interesting. Many Icelandic musicians are internationally known for their distinctive tone and excellent music. Theatre is cherished here and many shows and performances of great interest are always ongoing in Reykjavík.
- GO BIKING
Rent a bike and enjoy the the refreshing air.
- HIKE UP A MOUNTAIN
Hike Mount Esja. A popular hiking trail for many locals as well as visitors from abroad. A great exercise with an exceptionally beautiful view from the top.
- PLAY GOLF
Play golf at a course stretched across a lava field with caves, rocks and moss just outside the green.