Reykjavik Christmas Walking Tour


  • An Elf Stone

  • The Christmas Markets of downtown Reykjavik

  • Austurvöllur Square & Oslo Christmas Tree

  • The ferocious Christmas Cat

  • Little Christmas store

  • Hallgrímskirkja Church


This Christmas, join Your Friend in Reykjavik for a walking tour through the Christmas lit and festive streets of Reykjavik, the capital of Iceland.

Together we will explore the Icelandic Christmas traditions and discover the 13 Santas of Iceland, their mother, the Troll Grýla that eats naughty children, and finally, the ferocious Christmas Cat.

This family-friendly tour brings Icelandic Christmas traditions brought to life with exciting stories and Icelandic folklore. We will also come to know the delicious food and drinks that Iceland considers Christmassy and maybe sample some on our walk. 

Tour info

2 hours
Group Size
Adult: (16-99 years)
Child: (6-15 years)
Baby: (0-5 years)
Meeting Point

Aðalstræti 16, Reykjavik, 101, IS

Dropoff location

What’s included?

  • An Expert fun loving local guide

Things to know

Before you go

  • Just dress according to the weather but please wear layers

Cancellation Policy

    Up to 24 hours before the beginning of the activity: full refund Less than 24 hours before the beginning of the activity or no-show: no refund

About operator:

Your Friend In Reykjavik specializes in quality walking tours and experiences in Reykjavik. We have daily Food, Folklore, Beer & Booze, and Walk With a Viking a Reykjavik city walk. We also offer private and custom versions of these tours. With hundreds of five-star reviews, our guides know how to entertain as well as educate. 

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