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Free Walking Tour Reykjavik

Laekjartorgi | Laekjartorg Square, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 661 1176
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We are a group of 6 friends and family travelling for my impending 60th birthday. Our guide was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
FireTim44
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Wetherby, United Kingdom
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Very good walking tour

Johannes did a great job of herding a group of strangers and giving us a first rate introduction... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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2017 - 2018 Winter season (September 1st - May 31st). Departure is once a day from the small green clock-tower on Laekjartorg Square, 7 days a week. At 13.00. (see more on freewalkingtour website). 2018 Summer season (June 1st - August 31st). Departure is twice a day from the small green clock-tower on Laekjartorg Square, 7 days a week. At 12.00 and at 14.00.
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Hours Today: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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Laekjartorgi | Laekjartorg Square, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We are a group of 6 friends and family travelling for my impending 60th birthday. Our guide was Erik on a very wet cold and windy day. The tour was fun friendly and Erik shared his passion of history with his love of his city....More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Johannes did a great job of herding a group of strangers and giving us a first rate introduction to Reykjavik. We learned a lot, saw a lot, and got a good orientation to the city and the country. I have done other free and paid...More

Thank QIK
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were told about this walking tour beforehand but didn't book it up - seemingly you can go online and add your name to a time slot. We just happened upon it and Disa was our guide. She was funny and informative and kept the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour was delightful, educational, and humorous. Erik knows his stuff and takes you on a visitor-friendly, dynamic route which allows you to enjoy the "spritzy" Icelandic weather and building warmth in groovy fashion. I highly recommend it. It is a free tour, but I...More

Thank Kat M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide Erik was a trooper and so were the cold souls who determinedly braved a virtual blizzard to see Rejkavik on a Feb Sunday. Informative, lighthearted and fun.... great way to kick off an Icelandic vacation after getting off the plane. Make sure to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Brilliantly entertained by our informative guide. The tour helped us get our bearings in the centre as we had only arrived a couple of hours earlier. Lots of interesting historical, political etc shared. Would definitely recommend. Our guide Bjiarni was fab.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very well run walking tour. The guide didn't rush us from one place to another but took his time answering all questions thrown at him in an interesting and often funny way. It was good to learn something of Iceland's history and traditions. All...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recmmend this leisurely walking tour of Reykjavik. Our guide Thomas was funny, very knowledgeable about Iceland's history. He offered,often in a humourous way tips for tourists in Iceland. He even taught us a few Icelandic phrases. The time went by fast, and you saw...More

Thank Louise H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are so happy that we opted to take in this tour during our last day visiting Iceland. We were entertained for 90 minutes , walked a bit, and learned a lot.

Thank Mickey P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I joined the walking tour this afternoon with Þhórhallur and (excepting the cold and wind, which at times was a bit much), it was a great tour. Þhórhallur was very friendly and funny and I learned/saw some things I would not have, if I had...More

Thank Shannon P
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7254CHRISTINE
23 November 2017|
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Response from GreenThumb331 | Reviewed this property |
10 euro minimum. the walk is short. reykyavik is a small city. the guide was entertaining.
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Megan D
18 August 2017|
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Response from jennifer b | Reviewed this property |
Aa fairly limited part of downtown--4-5 block radius, but helpful nonetheless.
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Darylynn B
18 June 2017|
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Response from Bjarni_FWT_Guide | Property representative |
Hi there. Yes we accept any currency. Keep in mind that we can only exchange paper notes, not coins.
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