About for Reykjavik
Reykjavik is the capital and largest city of Iceland. It is located in southwestern Iceland, on the southern shore of Faxaflói bay. Its latitude is 64°08′ N, making it the world’s northernmost capital of a sovereign state.
With a population of around 131,136 (and 233,034 in the Capital Region), it is the center of Iceland’s cultural, economic, and governmental activity, and is a popular tourist destination.
Despite being home to under 200,000 inhabitants, Reykjavik presents a wealth of sights and activities that will appeal to culture, nature and nightlife enthusiasts alike.
Let’s explore 15 things to do in Reykjavik.
- Explore the City by Foot
- Try the Local Cuisine in Reykjavik
- Visit the Harpa Concert Hall and Old Harbour
- See the Northern Lights
- Fly Over Iceland
- Photograph Hallgrimskirkja Church
- Golden Circle & Fontana Geothermal Spa
- Whale watching
- Visit Snaefellsnes National Park and Kirkjufell
- Hot Spring Canyon Baths & Waterfalls
- Admire the Dynjandi Waterfall
- Observe the Tectonic Plates
- Check out the animals on Puffin Island
- Swim in the Blue Lagoon
- See Grótta Lighthouse