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Reykjavik walking tour with a Viking

Free cancellation
Duration: 2 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Safety measures applied

Do this because

Visit all of the famous landmarks in Reykjavik city center

Enjoy a small group experience

Get good tips on food, fun and drinks for the rest of our stay

Take a stroll through the streets and become part of the city

Bring the whole family - everyone will love it

What to expect

This Reykjavik walking tour is your introduction to the city. 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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COVID-19 information

The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.

Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds

The experience complies with government regulations

Social distancing is enforced

Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected

Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors

All gear/equipment is sanitised between use

What’s included

Expert Local Guide


Ingólfur Square, Reykjavík, Iceland

Meeting point:

Please meet your guide at Ingolfstorg Square in the center of Reykjavik. They will be wearing a Your Friends in Reykjavik jacket and will be standing by the two stone high seat pillars, which are over 3 meters high with smoke coming up from the top.


Your Friend In Reykjavik

Cancellation policy

Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

Important to know

  • This tour is wheelchair and stroller accessible
  • It is recommended you dress for the Icelandic weather, wearing layers when necessary
  • Maximum tour capacity: 12 people

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