This is one of the most picturesque and interesting cities in Iceland. Pleasant surprises and exciting activities wait for guests right on every step of the city, so your holiday will be truly exciting and unique.
Austurvalur Square is located in the center of the city. The square overlooks the House of Parliament. Hatlgrimskirkya Cathedral is located right opposite to the house. The height of one of its towers estimates 75 meters. The cathedral has become a symbol of the city, its towers are perfectly visible even from the neighborhood. The bell tower of the cathedral is equipped with an observation area. Everyone can climb up and enjoy the beauty of the city in all its details. Austurstraeti Street is the best place for walks. This is also the oldest street in Reykjavik. Here you will find several souvenir shops, cafes and restaurants.
Without a doubt, Perlan is the most spectacular contemporary architectural construction of the city. This is a cupola-shaped building, inside which is constructed an artificial geyser. Due to lighting the geyser looks like a fantastic creature. One can endlessly admire the beauty of the fountains. You will find a restaurant right under the roof, so Perlan will be a great place for evening pastime.
Many attractions are located around the city. Be sure to visit the most popular national park of Iceland called Tingvetlir. Here you can see numerous canyons and caves, magnificent lakes and green trees. Near the city is located the famous Blue Lagoon, the swimming season in which is open all year round. You can also make an excursion to the Valley of geysers and waterfalls to admire its wonderful nature that is very varied and picturesque.