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Free Walking Tour Reykjavik

Laekjartorgi | Laekjartorg Square, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 868 9742
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Walk the Crash

This walk was excellent. Magnus our guide was very knowledgeable and engaging, and the 3 hours flew... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Alison S
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Melbourne, Australia
Nanny's walk

Just finished a walk with Nanny. She was informative, funny, knowledgeable and a joy to spend the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Michael B
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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. 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).
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Laekjartorgi | Laekjartorg Square, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This walk was excellent. Magnus our guide was very knowledgeable and engaging, and the 3 hours flew by. We walked over Reykjavik including visiting bank vaults of banks that didn't survive the 2008 crash, learning about how Iceland became a global banking sector, and then...More

Thank Alison S
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Just finished a walk with Nanny. She was informative, funny, knowledgeable and a joy to spend the morning with, learning about Reykavich. Wonderful time.

Thank Michael B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This free walking tour (plan on giving a tip at the end) is a great intro to Reykjavik. Plan on taking this tour on your first day in town. It's at 12 and 2 PM every day starting from the central square downtown. No reservations...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bjarni gave us a great free walking tour today. We learned a bit about Icelandic history and culture, some local landmarks and some great jokes and humour! Well worth the time!!

Thank Michael B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We didn’t know about the tour when we bumped into the meeting point and decided to tag along. It’s a very interesting tour of a little over an hour. Our guide was knowledgeable and made the tour interesting as well as entertaining. I warmly recommend...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tour is a great introduction to Iceland and the guide was sooooooo funny! We spent our day exploring the city and decided last minute to join this tour. We are so glad that we did! Wear comfortable shoes, but, as Reykjavik is a small...More

Thank MaddieClaire
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I stopped for just a half day in Reykjavík after touring Iceland. The walking tour was perfect to get a good overview of the city and learn about its history. Our guide, Eyvindur, was knowledgeable and very funny. I never laughed so...More

Thank Cécile L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The tour was funny, informative and pointed out lots of worthwhile stops to revisit in detail. Sara was welcoming, friendly and explained many of the brilliant points of being Icelandic. Would highly recommend to everyone visiting iceland.

Thank Luciano V
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tour was great! The guide was very knowledgeable and was the perfect balance between funny and informative. You get tips from a local and some of the quirks of the culture. I absolutely recommend

Thank Martha S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived early in the morning so after stowing our bags at the hotel and having some breakfast, we caught the 11am tour. We visited places that we wouldn't have known about and only got views of the most popular sites. The guide was a...More

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tobyellenk
24 July 2018|
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Response from Eyvindur K | Property representative |
Hi there. It varies a lot, but the average during the summer is 20-30 or so. In the winter it dips a bit below that.
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stormkess
28 March 2018|
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Response from Copernicus | Reviewed this property |
Timings are on the website. There is no need to book.
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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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