Reykjavik is a small city, vibrant and sophisticated, young at heart but full of history. It’s the natural starting point for any visit to Iceland and is renowned for its culture, natural beauty and friendly locals.
It’s easy to walk around. Locals and tourists enjoy a stroll up and down Laugavegur in the downtown area where shops and cafés are in abundance. There’s plenty to do and see throughout the day and into the evening for those wanting to eat out or enjoy some live music in this cosmopolitan capital city.
Reykjavik offers accommodation for all budgets and it’s possible to do a multitude of day trips from here whether it’s diving, relaxing at a spa, swimming in a geothermal pool, watching the wildlife or hiking along a glacier.
It’s a city with a feel good factor and a permanent ‘buzz’ about it, with events happening throughout the year.
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