1. Whale Watching

Take a walk to Reykjavik’s Old Harbour and buy your tickets for an unforgettable whale watching trip out on the Icelandic seas.
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2. See the Northern Lights

Experience one of the world’s most jaw-dropping natural sights as you set eyes on the northern lights. During the winter months Iceland is one of the best places on earth to see the aurora.

3. Icelandic Horse Riding Tour

See Iceland on horseback as you ride across lava fields, past glaciers and along beaches on an exhilarating tour, with half or full-day trips available and multi-day adventures.

4. Hallgrimskirkja Church

A trip to Reykjavik isn’t complete without a visit to the beautiful Hallgrímskirkja Church. At almost 75 metres tall you can see the church, named after the poet Hallgrímur Pétursson, right across the city.

5. Golden Circle Tour

Take the ultimate day trip around Iceland and experience the country’s three favourite natural sights with the Golden Circle Tour, starting with a visit to the Geysir geothermal area.

Whether you’re chasing the northern lights, riding past glaciers on horseback or whale watching along the North Atlantic shores, there’s no shortage of things to do on your visit to Iceland’s capital. Before you visit Reykjavik, read our guide to this quirky cosmopolitan city.