Things to do in Reykjavik

Here are the Activities and Tours we recommend you to
try out while in Reykjavik.

How to become Icelandic in 60 minutes
Comedy show

This is a one-man‘s comedy show that takes you through the 15 steps that you need to master to become Icelandic. A hilarious visual observation of the Icelandic culture, entirely in English. If you like a good laugh, this should be your first pick.

Icelandic Sagas The Greatest Hits
The Greatest Hits

This fun, fast paced play breaks down and explains our true (or not so true) sagas in about an hour. A hilarious show about worthy men and feisty women, full of props, good humor and interaction with the audience.

Whales of Iceland
The Whale Museum

You will be able to walk among the whales, in the largest museum of its kind in Europe. Real sized models of whales, interactive panels and a spot to listen to their songs. Great museum experience for all and a perfect choice for families.

Omnom Chocolate Tour
Omnom Chocolate

Omnom literally means yummy! And it really is. Omnom has been awarded for both their unique flavors and wrappings. You will follow the craft of making chocolate from the chocolate bean to the chocolate bar, not to mention all the delicious tasting.

Harpa Concert Hall Guided Tour
The Harpa Concert hall

Reykjavik‘s magnificent concert hall, Harpa, stands by the ocean in its unique shape and form. An architectural masterpiece it is absolutely worth it to get a guided tour. You get to visit spaces not open to the public and learn some of Harpa‘s secrets.

If you like to solve riddles, mysteries and mind tricks Reykjavik Escape is the right place for you. With the time limited to 60 minutes you and your friends or family must work together to escape the room!

Mink Viking Portrait – A Viking photoshoot
Guides of Your Friend in Reykjavik

Unleash your inner Viking and go for a fun photo shoot dressed up like a true Viking while in Reykjavik

It’s like a modern national museum – Informative and fun videos about topics like Icelandic music, fisherman, landscape, history, and recent events.

A museum about the Northern Lights

The Northern Lights Center is an interactive multimedia exhibition offering myths, science and tips, photos, videos and a time-lapse movie about the Aurora Borealis. Plus, virtual reality and a practical introduction to northern lights photography.

Eimverk Distillery – A visit to an Icelandic family run distillery
Floki Icelandic whisky

Eimverk Distillery is Iceland’s first and only whisky distillery, it is a perfect destination for whiskey fans and for anyone with an interest in Icelandic Spirits

Wonders of Iceland
Wonders of Iceland

Wonders of Iceland provides deep insight into Iceland’s unique nature. The latest science and the best museum artists and technologists have joined forces to create a truly amazing exhibition.

Hraðastaðir is a wonderful visit for family’s where you can meet the Icelandic domestic animals like Sheep, Goats, Chickens, Horses, Pigs, Rabbits, Cats and Dogs.
You can also go for a ride on the wonderful Icelandic horse which is an amazing experience.  Whether you are a beginner or an advanced rider you will ride as the Vikings did 1.000 years ago

The Elfschool of Iceland
School of Icelandic elves

The Elfschool is a soft and a nice introduction of what elves and Hidden people in Iceland are all about


If you are into local beers, local foods and the inside knowledge of Reykjavík and Iceland then this is the tour for you.

Flyover Iceland
Hang suspended, feet dangling, before a 20-metre spherical screen while this adventure whisks you away on an exhilarating journey across Iceland.