Reykjavik City Walking Tour


  • See top attractions: Harpa Concert Hall and Einar Jónsson's statue garden

  • Visit the Hallgrímskirkja Church bell tower, with entrance fees included

  • Panoramic views across the city


Meet your guide in downtown Reykjavik, and then set off into the city to begin your walking tour. First, visit Hallgrímskirkja Church—a landmark on the Reykjavik skyline. Climb to the top of the bell tower and admire sweeping views over the red rooftops to Faxaflói Bay and beyond, while your guide sheds light on the capital’s layout. Next, head to Einar Jónsson's statue garden. Here, gain insight into the myths and legends of the Norse gods. Stroll along the lanes of Thingholt and visit Reykjavik City Pond—where ducks, geese, and swans paddle in the shallows. Take in city attractions including Harpa Concert Hall, the harbor, cathedral, parliament building, and other highlights. Enjoy fine views across the bay to Mt. Esja, and finish your tour in central Reykjavik.

Tour info

2 hours 30 minutes
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Why take this tour?

Reykjavik often serves as a base from which to explore Iceland’s natural attractions, but the capital also holds wonders of its own. On this walking tour, explore the city streets and see sides of Reykjavik many visitors miss. With all entrance fees included and your guide leading the way, there’s no need for a map—take in sights including Harpa Concert Hall, Hallgrímskirkja Church, and Thingholt.

What’s included?

  • Guide

  • Entry/Admission - Hallgrimskirkja

  • Lunch

  • Gratuities

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Frequently asked questions

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 2h 30m

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Operated by:

Reykjavik Sightseeing

About operator:

Reykjavik Sightseeing is a tour operator of guided day tours from Reykjavik and in Reykjavik in Iceland. Step onto one of our new coaches and explore the Golden Circle, the South Coast, the Ice Cave and many more great places with our smart “In Bus Audio Guide”, which gives expertly written and recorded guiding in your own time and in 10 languages. All tours are also hosted by a certified guide and driver. Meet up with one of our local Reykjavik guides and explore the city on foot, by bike or explore the vibrant Icelandic food and beer scene with a local host on our Cheers To Reykjavik tour!

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