Welcome to Reykjavík

Reykjavík may be one of the smallest capital cities in Europe, but it still packs a powerful punch. Visitors can enjoy a lively culture and a multitude of events and festivals all year round!

With a fascinating history, rooted in the Icelandic sagas, and a unique location, surrounded by stunning natural beauty, Reykjavík manages to combine the hip and the wholesome, without the stress that usually follows a cosmopolitan metropolis.

Whether illuminated by unending daylight in summertime or spectacular aurora borealis in winter, Reykjavík is a great alternative travel destination for all seasons, offering a wealth of adventures and a paradise of possibilities for all who visit!

Reykjavík buzzes with creative energy and passion, and the culture is a melting pot of influences, both primal and sophisticated. Whether it’s the city’s unique spirit that enchants you, the crystal-clear drinking water, or the city’s proximity to a host of extraordinary natural phenomena – volcanoes, waterfalls, and glaciers – one thing’s for sure, once you’ve been introduced, it’s hard to say goodbye.

While Reykjavík’s small population ensures that it maintains its small-town charm, it’s still a modern European capital, with the added bonus of having a unique spa and pool culture. You’ll discover a thriving culinary scene with many outstanding restaurants and a vibrant culture, with a variety of interesting museums, theatres, galleries, and sports facilities. However long you stay, for a weekend or forever, we hope you’ll discover the unique energy of Reykjavík and share your adventures with your family and friends!