Reykjavík Sightseeing

AH10  Greater Area Reykjavík Sightseeing

Highlights:

  • Presidental residence at Bessastaðir
  • The mysterious Huldufólk (Hidden People) of Hafnarfjörður
  • View over Reykjavík city from Perlan dome
  • Historical Höfði house
  • Hallgrímskirkja church
  • Parliament Alþingi

Tour Description:

This tour covers the city‘s top attractions, interesting facts, and stories that relate to history and culture in Reykjavik and throughout Iceland. Travelling the Reykjavik area and surrounding municipalities provides an excellent opportunity to discover various things to see or to do in Reykjavik during your stay in Iceland.

On this tour you will visit Perlan glass dome where a 360 viewing platform provides some of the best places for sightseeing in Reykjavik.

After enjoying the spectacular view over Reykjavik city and its surroundings the tour proceeds to go to Reykjavik's seafront to the old 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.

Next stop is Hallgrímskirkja church who's design was inspired by basalt lava columns, a common volcanic rock formation in Icelandic nature. From Hallgrimskirkja church, the tour explores Reykjavik city centre in and around the Parliament building by Austurvöllur which, sometimes is referred to as "the Old town".

 

Tour availability and details

  • Mon
  • Tue
  • Wed
  • Thu
  • Fri
  • Sat
  • Sun

Departure: 09:00
Pick-up: 08:15
Duration: 2,5 hours

Complimentary hotel pick-up service. 

Children fars: 

Child (0-11): FREE 

Youth (12-17): 50% off 

Tour is available: All year round (2017-18)

Price: 5.900 ISK
Special price:

This tour is operated via Gray Line Iceland -- A leading tour operator in Iceland.

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Itinerary Details:

Season:

All year round (2017-18)

Duration:

2,5 hours

Included:

Complimentary pick-up and drop-off for hotels and guest houses in Reykjavik
Round-trip transportation
Professional tour guide

Guidance:

English
Every day, all year round.

German/English

Wednesday departures are also guided in German all year round.

Scandinavian/English

Saturday departures are also guided in Scandinavian all year round. 

French/English

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.

Redemption Instructions

Please present a printed copy of your electronic travel voucher / ticket at the time of tour departure. If for any reason you cannot print your voucher, then show your digital copy or e-mail confirmation.

Pickup from hotels and guesthouses starts 45 minutes before the tour departure time stated on your voucher. Check in at Gray Line Bus Terminal is 15 minutes before the tour departure time stated on your voucher.

To help ensuring the quickest possible collection we kindly ask you to stand by for pick up in front of your hotel or guest house when pick up starts.

Need assistance?
Grayline Iceland call centre is open 24 hours every day of the year. This means that whenever you need, there’s always someone from Gray Line Iceland available to assist. Call: +354 540 1313 or e-mail: iceland@grayline.is

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