What to see and do
Kópavogur thermal pool is one of the largest aquatic centres in Iceland. It has a 50m outdoor pool, two indoor pools, seven hot tubs, a steam bath and three water slides.
Reykjavík City Card holders receive a free admisson to this establishment.
Laugardalur (Hot Spring Valley) is a major centre for sports and recreation in the capital. In Laugardalur you will find a youth hostel, a campsite, and the largest outdoor thermal pool in Reykjavík, Laugardalslaug, in which you can swim all year round.
Salalaug thermal pool has both outdoor and indoor pools, including a children´s pool, water slide, steam bath, and three hot tubs.
"Úlfarsfell" is lower than its sister "Esja" but offers just as an impressive view over the city.
Lágafellslaug in Mosfellsbær is a thermal pool complex with outdoor and indoor pools, steam room and play area for children with slides of various sizes and shapes.