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Reykjavík - something for everyone

Although Reykjavík is not amongst the biggest cities in the world, it is big enough for everyone to find things and activities to their liking. From a vibrant culture scene, beautiful nature, and a music scene that rivals bigger cities, visitors should have no problem filling their itineraries with fun adventures!

Reykjavík Culture City
A couple inside Reykjavík Art Museum

Despite the capital area’s relatively petite size, Reykjavík is a city which is recognized for its devotion to the arts and culture. Visitors will find themselves with a plethora of choices, including more than 60 museums, exhibition spaces and galleries on almost every corner.

Reykjavík Nature City
Heiðmörk on a beautiful day

Beautiful nature can be found in all corners of Reykjavík. With mountains, islands, seasides, and dark parks to view the northern lights, you don‘t have to go far to experience a touch of nature.


Reykjavík Film City
Reykjavík Film City

Over the past few decades an extensive film industry possessing a full range of know-how and experience has been built in Reykjavik. A thriving and ever-growing film and commercial scene has produced a rich pool of professionals in all areas of film-making, production and event management.

Reykjavík Music City
A crowd at a concert in IÐNÓ

The city is home to an eclectic collection of genres, venues, events and performers that makes any music experience memorable. No matter what time of year, a visit to Reykjavík is not complete without exploring its unique music scene! 

Reykjavík after Dark
Reykjavík skyline at night

Whether you visit Reykjavík in the summer when you can bathe in the midnight sun or in the midst of the darkest winter when the Northern Lights illuminates the sky, Reykjavík truly is the city that never sleeps. The city is colorful and lively yet peaceful and calm, so every explorer is sure to find activities that suit their state of mind.    

Restaurants in Reykjavík

Meze, restaurant & bar
Mathöll Höfða - Food Hall
Hamburger Factory
Níu Restaurant & Bar
Te og Kaffi
Jungle Cocktailbar
Vínstúkan Tíu Sopar
Grandi Food Hall
Hlemmur Food Hall
Osushi the train
Cat Café
Café Vesturbær
Cafe Loki
Mai Thai
Gló restaurant