Reykjavik City Sightseeing and Beer Tasting tour

1 Day

Get to know the best of Reykjavik on an entertaining and educational Reykjavik City Sightseeing and Beer Tasting tour. Then finishing the trip with a few cold beers rich in history. On this small-group tour of the capital, you’ll learn about the city’s history while sampling some of the city’s best cuisine.

Explore some of Reykjavik’s most iconic sites, such as Parliament House, Hallgrimskirkja, the city’s most recognizable church tower, and Einar Jónsson’s Sculpture Garden. You’ll sample nine Icelandic delicacies, including fermented shark and lamb soup, as well as five local craft beers.

Highlights

  • Sightseeing tour of Reykjavik
  • Get insight into local history and drinking culture from your guide
  • Hassle-free round-trip transport from most Reykjavík hotels and guesthouses
  • Includes admission to the viewing platform at the landmark building, Perlan
  • Including tastings of beer and other drinks at Ölgerðin Brewery

Reykjavik City Sightseeing and Beer Tasting tour

Maximize your time on this tour in Reykjavík combining sightseeing with a beer-tasting experience. See all the top attractions, landmarks, and historically significant locations in the city including the old Höfði building, 1986 summit site between Reagan and Gorbachev, Harpa concert hall, and Hallgrímskirkja church. Then visit the Ölgerðin brewery to hear about the long ban on beer from Iceland, while tasting some of the award-winning beers from the brewery.

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Top attractions in Reykjavik

Here are some top attractions in Reykjavik you could visit and enjoy. There are, of course, dozens of attractions and landmarks in Reykjavik worth visiting and learning about the history of this amazing city.

Hallgrimskirkja

Hallgrimskirkja

The church of Hallgrímskirkja is the main landmark of Reykjavík and its tower, standing at 74.5 meters high, can be seen from almost anywhere in the town.

Harpa Concert Hall

Harpa Concert Hall

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Perlan

Perlan

Perlan ('pearl') is one of the most recognizable landmark in Reykjavík, Iceland. It is situated at the top of hill Öskjuhlíð. What was originally a set of hot water tanks...

Reykjavik and Iceland travel guides

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Top hotels in Reykjavik

Reykjavik has dozens of hotels of various star ratings, together with other lodging solutions, such as guest houses, hostels, and Airbnb. Bellow are some top hotel recommendations from our website. For a general hotel search, check the form at the bottom of this page or our hotel booking page.

Fosshotel Reykjavik

Fosshotel Reykjavik

This luxurious 16-story hotel offers great views over the town and the sea. The Fosshotel Reykjavík is 200 meters from Laugavegur shopping street in Reykjavik and offers a fitness center...

ION City Hotel

ION City Hotel

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Built on one of the oldest streets in Reykjavik, Adalstraeti, Hotel Reykjavík Centrum hotel is situated 199 m from the Reykjavik Art Museum. It features a special exhibition center in...

Grand Hotel Reykjavík

Grand Hotel Reykjavik

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Alda Hotel Reykjavik

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Set on the shopping street Laugavegur in central Reykjavik, Alda Hotel Reykjavik offers modern rooms with a flat-screen TV and free Wi-Fi access. The Church of Hallgrimskirkja is 5 minutes...

Icelandair Hotel Reykjavik Natura

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Cheap flights calendar for Reykjavik

The peak season for flights to Reykjavik is May, July and August. The low season for purchasing tickets is February, October and November.

Reykjavik is served by these airports: Keflavik International Airport and Reykjavik International Airport. Direct flights to Reykjavik are offered by 22 airlines. Most flights are with Icelandair. Direct flights from Reykjavik, United States are airlines: American Airlines, United Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Air Canada, KLM and Air France from New York, Las Vegas, Boston, Philadelphia, Minneapolis and Jacksonville.

Reykjavik and Iceland attractions and landmarks

Here are some of the most popular attractions and landmarks in Reykjavik and in Iceland.

Last Updated on January 5, 2022 by Tours Editor @ gotravelyourself.com