Walk with a Viking - Reykjavik Walking Tour - Small group

Discover the heart of Reykjavik on this exciting walking tour with a Viking twist! Join our expert and fun-loving local guide as they bring the city's history to life with fascinating stories and Icelandic folklore. Explore all the highlights of the city center, including Reykjavik Harbor, Harpa Concert Hall, Hallgrimskirkja church, and more.

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Step Back in Time: A Viking Tour Through the Streets of Reykjavik

Discover Reykjavik's Hidden Gems

Our Reykjavik Viking Tour is the perfect starting point for your Iceland adventure. Our experienced tour guide will show you the highlights of the city center, from its popular tourist attractions to its lesser-known local gems. Get ready to explore Reykjavik like never before and visit a genuine Elf home!

Uncover Reykjavik's Rich History and Legends

Our tour is designed to bring Iceland's rich history and folklore to life with engaging stories and legends. Our small-group and family-friendly tour will provide an intimate and personalized experience. Plus, you'll even get a lesson in the Icelandic language so you can talk like a Viking!

Taste Reykjavik's Best Bites and Sips

We know all the best spots in Reykjavik, and we're eager to share them with you! From our favorite places to eat and drink to the best happy hour deals, you won't go hungry or thirsty on this tour. With a group of no more than 12 people, you'll have plenty of opportunities to ask questions and make new friends.

Experience Reykjavik Your Way: A Private Viking Adventure

For those seeking a more private and intimate experience, our Private Walk With a Viking option is perfect for you. With a smaller group and a dedicated tour guide, you'll be able to fully immerse yourself in Reykjavik's history and culture.

Tour Highlights:

Experience the Convenience of our Tour

  • Our tour is stroller and wheelchair friendly, making it accessible for all.

  • We offer discounts for children aged 7 to 15, and children 6 and under can join for free.

  • Our expert and fun-loving local guides will provide live commentary in English throughout the tour.

  • Suitable for all ages, this 2-hour walk will be an experience you'll never forget.

Explore Reykjavik's Best Landmarks

  • Discover the first Viking house in Reykjavik

  • Stroll along the bustling harbor and admire the city's beautiful coastline.

  • Marvel at the modern architecture of the Harpa Concert Hall.

  • Admire the stunning Hallgrímskirkja church, one of Reykjavik's most iconic landmarks.

  • Take a peaceful walk around the Reykjavik pond and admire its natural beauty.

  • Explore the Parliament building and learn about Iceland's political history.

Tour itinerary

Join us as we explore the charming capital city of Reykjavik on this exciting and educational tour. With our knowledgeable and friendly guides leading the way, you'll experience all the must-see sights and hidden gems of this vibrant and quirky city. Here's a sneak peek at what's in store:

Meet and Greet: Your Adventure Begins

We'll kick off our journey with a warm welcome from your friend in Reykjavik. Get to know your guide and the rest of the group, and gear up for an unforgettable adventure!

Marvel at the Magnificent Harpa Concert Hall

As we stroll along the picturesque Reykjavik Harbour, we'll pause to admire the awe-inspiring architecture of the Harpa Concert Hall. Take in its stunning glass façade and learn about its fascinating history.

Gather at Arnarhóll Hill

We'll stop by Arnarhóll Hill, a gathering place for Icelanders on special occasions such as our national holiday on June 17th. You'll feel the spirit of the country as you learn about its traditions and customs.

Stroll Up Laugavegur Street

Next, we'll make our way up Laugavegur Street, the main shopping thoroughfare of Reykjavik. Discover local shops, cafes, and restaurants as we immerse ourselves in the city's bustling atmosphere.

Discover the Majestic Hallgrímskirkja Church

We'll then head to the magnificent Hallgrímskirkja Church, where you'll learn about its unique design and rich history. Get a closer look at this architectural masterpiece, and capture a photo of its towering spire.

Take in the Sights and Sounds of Tjörnin Lake

Our next stop is Tjörnin Lake, a picturesque body of water surrounded by Reykjavik's beautiful gardens. Keep an eye out for the abundant birdlife that calls this area home.

Explore Reykjavik City Hall

We'll then make our way to Reykjavik City Hall, where we'll have the opportunity to see the largest map of Iceland (if available). Learn about the city's history and geography as you admire this fascinating map.

Pay a Visit to the Parliament House

Next, we'll stop by the Parliament House, where you'll learn about its fascinating Guardian spirits. Get a glimpse of this important political building, and discover the legacy of Jon Sigurdson, the "father" of Iceland.

Experience the Heart of Reykjavik

Finally, we'll gather at Austurvollur Square, where you'll get a sense of the rich history and culture of Reykjavik. This is the perfect end to an unforgettable tour, and you'll leave feeling like a true local!

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Reykjavik Viking Tour all about?

Ans: The Reykjavik Viking Tour is a walking tour of the capital city of Iceland. It provides an introduction to Reykjavik and offers a glimpse of the city's popular tourist attractions, hidden gems, and unique atmosphere.

Who is the tour for?

Ans: The tour is for all ages and is designed to be family-friendly. It is a 2-hour walk, but the tour guides are able to accommodate strollers and wheelchairs.

Who will be leading the tour?

Ans: The tour is led by expert and fun-loving local guides who provide live tour commentary in English. They have an intimate knowledge of Reykjavik, its history, and its cultural heritage.

What is included in the tour?

Ans: The tour includes a visit to all the highlights of Reykjavik city center, including the first Viking house, the harbor, the Harpa Concert Hall, the Hallgrímskirkja church, the Parliament building, and a visit to a genuine Elf home. It also includes a lesson on the Icelandic language and recommendations for local food, drink, and entertainment.

How big are the tour groups?

Ans: The tour group size is limited to 12 participants to ensure a personal experience and the opportunity to answer all questions. A private tour option is also available for those who prefer a smaller, more intimate experience.

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