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Videy Island
Historic Sites, Islands
The Settlement Exhibition
Speciality Museums, Historic Sites, History Museums
Laugavegur
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Skolavordustigur
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The Statue of Leif Eiriksson
Points of Interest & Landmarks, Monuments & Statues
Geothermal area krysuvik
Points of Interest & Landmarks, Geologic Formations
Reykjavik Art Museum Asmundarsafn
Gardens, Monuments & Statues, Art Museums
Barour Snaefellsas
Monuments & Statues, Scenic Walking Areas
Reykjavik City Hall
Government Buildings
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Hallgrimskirkja Reykjavik
#1 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
This cathedral is an amazing building and the views of Reykjavik for the top of the steeple is fantastic and surprising for the colorful rows of buildings and the backdrop of sea, mountains, snow and sky.
Free admission but fee to go up tour to see outstanding view peaceful spectacular ,an organist was playing music quietly very emotional fantastic photo opportunity
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Ring Road Iceland 0.4 mi away
#3 of 177 Sights & Landmarks in Iceland
The sights are incredible and we especially enjoyed the glacial calving at Jokulsarlon lagoon, Myvatn Nature Baths, Akureyri, and Snaefellsjokull volcano off the Ring Road in the eastern Vesturland.
Waterfalls, Fjords, Snowfields and Glaciers, Historic sites, Museums, Pubs, and the most consistently amazing scenery we've ever seen!
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Arbaer Open Air Museum Reykjavik
#2 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
Blessed with great weather, it was very enjoyable as well as a real eye opener and quite fascinating to explore the many houses on this extensive site, and to understand a little of how Icelandic people worked and...
Similar to Stockholm’s Skansen, this excellent museum incorporates around two dozen historical buildings relocated from their original sites further downtown, giving a deep insight into life in the city from the 1...
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Harpa Reykjavik Concert Hall and Conference Centre Reykjavik
#3 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
this unique building in Reykjavik is exceptionally amazing and paradise for architecture lovers , it has a great view and you should visit the building from inside and enjoy the art inside
Harpa Concert House is a Gem in the middle of Reykjavik with exceptional views of the harbour, sea and mountains north of Reykjavik.
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The Settlement Exhibition Reykjavik
#4 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
What a fantastic exhibition - wel designed and informative - loved the clever use of interactive displays juxtaposed with the archeological artifacts - well planned use of the underground site!
Excellent use of the historic site itself plus superb videos and thoughtfully designed interactive displays brought this to life.
Perlan Reykjavik
#5 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
I really enjoyed visiting here , a must for the camera as it offers 360 views from inside and out , fabulous Friendly cafe and shop , exhibitions on too , the view is amazing here , definitely worth a visit
... onboard but all good fun and kep us entertained! the musuem was interesting, the viewing tower was fabulous great views all ov the city and beyond, with landmarks pointed out on boards all the way round!
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Solfar (Sun Voyager) Sculpture Reykjavik
#6 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
Nestled in the beautiful city-scape of Reykjavik, great to at least stop by and see! Loved how close it was to so many fun little shops and sites to see!
Awesome view for some great photos highly recommended to take a walk along the coast to harpa and enjoy some great scenery and indulge in nature
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Einar Jonsson Museum (Listasafn Einars Jonssonar) Reykjavik
#7 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
Celebrating the work of Einar Jonsson several bronzes of varying styles and sizes are arranged within the garden and allow plenty of space to walk around them to view and contemplate from every angle.
I enjoyed the apartment the most and could envision the artist working there and enjoying the 360 degree views!!!!
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Videy Island Reykjavik
#8 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
Lots of trails, black sand beaches, grasslands, cliffs, great views of the city, mountains and glaciers in the distance.Ruins of an abandoned village were also interesting, as were the sculptures and memorials tha...
Strongly advise everyone to visit VIdey Island,it is a beautiful place and a fantastic spot to view the northern lights.Its only a 20 mins boat trip but you feel like your in a different world.The tour guide Megan...
Laugavegur Reykjavik
#9 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
What a great place to spend an afternoon browsing, sight seeing, eating and enjoying the sights, sounds, culture and life of Reykjavik.
Shopping for all kinds of items, great bars to stop and sample in and looking down the side streets you see amazing views.
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Grotta Lighthouse Reykjavik
#10 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
We visited as part of a city tour, views across and fjord and the surrounding mountains are, e wonderful providing the day is clear then you can see for miles and miles and miles
The light house is a great place to hike and view the amazing blue sea and it's just a very short drive from central Reykjavik.
Cemetery Holavallagardur Reykjavik
#11 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
The view of the city and the pond was a bonus, get to see the city from a different perspective.
Some sites were completely covered in moss and many plots had trees growing right in the middle of the plot.
Reykjavik Art Museum Asmundarsafn Reykjavik
#12 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
Enjoyed Yoko Ono exhibit especially and the cafe had a beautiful view of the harbor and service/espresso a nice respite
The one museum staffer on site was very helpful and provided useful and interesting information about the artist and answered questions I had after I was done viewing the installations.
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Imagine Peace Tower Reykjavik
#13 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
The view of Reykjavik harbor from Viðey Island is beautiful.
We didn't actually visit Videy Island, but we did view the light from the coastal path in Reykjavic - stunning!
The Statue of Leif Eiriksson Reykjavik
#14 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
A lovely statue which alongside the church are the first sights you will see on arrival.
From the statue you gets wonderful views of the surrounding area.
Reykjavik City Hall Reykjavik
#15 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
This is modern building, with spacious interiors and exhibit5ions, including a floor map or Reykjavik, and panoramic views of the lake outside.Free, and very helpful and willing staff.
a wonderful map with all the reliefs and the icecaps to have a complete view on the island and of course, fun to look for all the landscapes we visited
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Domkirkjan Reykjavik
#16 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
It's in a circle of sites that included the Parliament, City Hall, the lake, and a short walk to the Settlement Exhibit, so if you're nearby, drop in.
Amazing Views!
Thufa Reykjavik
#17 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
We loved that we got to see that part of the city as well, Once there, it was a short and fun way up, great view and a great way to see how fish can be prepared.
The views are great, you can see the Harpa and the mountains around form another perspective and it really worth a visit.
Geothermal area krysuvik Reykjavik
#18 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
The geysers and views are stunning and the area caters for tourists!
interesting and beautiful site!
Hofdi House Reykjavik
#19 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
Excellent character house, steeped in history and breath-taking ocean views.
Just a short walk beyond Solfar, so make a point of walking that bit further to view a bit of history.
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Hradastadir Horse Riding & Farm Mosfellsbaer
#1 of 1 Sights & Landmarks in Mosfellsbaer
Absolutly amazing view, time for nice foto shootings without a bunch of tourists runing the picture.
Landakotskirkja Reykjavik
#21 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
An on site statue commemorating the order of Nuns that founded and maintained the hospital across the street is gorgeous!
Each side of the church will give you a different view.
The Nordic House Reykjavik
#22 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
The restaurant/cafeteria has a very good food and a very good view on Reykjavík, mountain Esja and the small pond in front of the Nordic House where many birds are nesting.
Great bistro on site as well!
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Port of Hafnarfjordur Hafnarfjordur
#1 of 2 Sights & Landmarks in Hafnarfjordur
During sunny days the view of the whole harbor is amazing and if you're lucky you'll also enjoy the sunset.
Beautiful panoramic views and the harbor area was beautiful
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Arnarholl Statue Reykjavik
#23 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
Barour Snaefellsas Reykjavik
#24 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
Great History and Views!
Easy to walk and its on a open field so you have a clear view of all the scenery in 360 degree.
The Viking Village Hafnarfjordur
#2 of 2 Sights & Landmarks in Hafnarfjordur
Good cafe, interesting village and great view of a black beach
This site has a interesting atmosphere.
Parliament House (Althingishus) Reykjavik
#25 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
This building was on our path and quite impressive to view.
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Hateigskirkja Church Reykjavik
#26 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
Sculpture and Shore Walk Reykjavik
#27 of 52 Sights & Landmarks in Reykjavik
You can walk along the front of the water and view the landscape.
Good views of the city and harbor especially at sunrise/set.