The Best Things to Do in Reykjavik

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Reykjavik

4.3
Churches · Scuba & Snorkeling · Nightlife

Popular things to do in Reykjavik

Hallgrimskirkja ©
Church
Hallgrimskirkja
4.4
Duration: 1 hour
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Nature / Wildlife Tour
Nature & Wildlife Tours
4.5
Duration: 8 hours
National Museum of Iceland ©
History Museum
National Museum of Iceland
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
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Food Tour
Food Tours
4.9
Duration: 4 hours
In a city surrounded by a landscape known for its stunning natural wonders and interesting Viking history, visitors find plenty of things to do in Reykjavik. The tall grey walls of Hallgrimskirkja tower over the city, offering those who want to climb to the church's top a view of the entire city. If you tour Golden Circle Route, you'll see many of the nation's landmarks, including the falling waters of Gullfoss, the giant geysers of Haukadalur, and Kerid Crater.

Side trips from Reykjavik

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Thermal Spa
Thermal Spas Grindavik
3.9
Duration: 2 hours
Thingvellir National Park ©
World heritage site
Thingvellir National Park Thingvellir
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
Strokkur
Hot Spring
Strokkur Geysir
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
Gullfoss Falls ©
Waterfall
Gullfoss Falls Blaskogabyggd
4.8
Duration: 1 hour

Tours in Reykjavik

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Off-Road Tour
Off-Road Tours
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
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Horseback Riding Tour
Horseback Riding Tours
4.6
Duration: 3 hours
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Adrenaline / Extreme Tour
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
4.7
Duration: 8 hours
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Photography Tour
Photography Tours
5.0
Duration: 4 hours

Hidden gems in Reykjavik

Einar Jonsson Museum (Listasafn Einars Jonssonar) ©
Art Museum
Einar Jonsson Museum (Listasafn Einars Jonssonar)
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
Tales from Iceland ©
History Museum
Tales from Iceland
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
Volcano House ©
Specialty Museum
Volcano House
3.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
Saga Museum ©
History Museum
Saga Museum
3.7
Duration: 2 hours

Museums in Reykjavik

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Aurora Reykjavik ©
Specialty Museum
Aurora Reykjavik
4.1
Duration: 30 minutes
Whales of Iceland ©
Specialty Museum
Whales of Iceland
3.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
Icelandic Phallological Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Icelandic Phallological Museum
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
Reykjavik Maritime Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Reykjavik Maritime Museum
4.0
Duration: 2 hours

Shopping in Reykjavik

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Kolaportid Flea Market ©
Flea Market
Kolaportid Flea Market
1.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
JS Watch Company ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
JS Watch Company
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
Kraum ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Kraum
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
Hidden People Iceland ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Hidden People Iceland
5.0
Duration: 30 minutes

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