This tour includes the most significant places in the capital and the surrounding towns. Only a few places are listed below.
We visit the presidential residence at Bessastaðir as well as Hafnarfjörður, the town where the “hidden people” and humans live together in harmony. There we also visit the old fishing harbor.
In Reykjavik we go to the viewing platform at Perlan, which is built on water tanks that hold the cities hot water supply.
After enjoying the spectacular view over Reykjavík and its surroundings we go to Höfði house where the all-important summit between former U.S. President Ronald Reagan and former U.S.S.R. Secretary General Mikhail Gorbachev took place in 1986.
We visit Hallgrímskirkja church and the old town centre where the Icelandic parliament Alþingi and the town hall are situated.
We also show you the sports and recreation area in Laugardalur, with its geothermally heated outdoor swimming pool, and sculptures crafted by Ásmundur Sveinsson.
Season: All year round
Departures from our bus terminal/office at Lækjartorg:
Daily at 09:00
Pick-up at your hotel or guesthouse: 30 minutes prior to tour departure
Please wait outside or at the entrance to your hotel
Duration: 2,5 hours
Included: Bus, Guidance as shown under Guidance below
Up to 90 minutes prior to tour departure with 5% online discount
Every day, all year round.
Wednesday departures are also guided in German all year round.
Saturday departures are also guided in Scandinavian all year round.
Tuesday departures are also guided in French if booked at least 18 hours prior to departure.
Les visites guidées dont les départs ont lieu le Mardi sont commentées en anglais et en français toute l'année si elles sont réservées au moins 18 heures avant le départ.
AH23 City Sightseeing and Golden Circle Afternoon
This tour is also available as a combination tour:
AH25 City Sightseeing and Blue Lagoon
This tour is also available as part of the following City and Country Break packages:
AH82 City Break 3 days / 2 nights
AH83 City Break 4 days / 3 nights
AH84 City Break 5 days / 4 nights