Greater Area Reykjavik Sightseeing
Highlights / General details
This tour includes the most significant places in the capital and the surrounding towns, such as: Presidential residence; Hafnarfjörður suburb; Restaurant Perlan - viewing point; Höfði house; Hallgrímskirkja church; Old town centre; Laugardalur recreation area.
We start with a visit to the presidential residence at Bessastaðir as well as Hafnarfjörður, the town where the “hidden people” and humans live together in harmony. There we also visit the old fishing harbor.
In Reykjavik we go to the viewing platform at Perlan, which is built on water tanks that hold the cities hot water supply.
After enjoying the spectacular view over Reykjavík and its surroundings we go to Höfði house where the all-important summit between former U.S. President Ronald Reagan and former U.S.S.R. Secretary General Mikhail Gorbachev took place in 1986.
We visit Hallgrímskirkja church and the old town centre where the Icelandic parliament Alþingi and the town hall are situated.
We also show you the sports and recreation area in Laugardalur, with its geothermally heated outdoor swimming pool, and sculptures crafted by Ásmundur Sveinsson.
Round trip transfers from hotels located in central Reykjavik; Transportation by bus to each sight; Guided Tour available in English (Daily), French (Tuesdays), German (Wednesdays), and Scandinavian (Saturdays).
Hours of operation
Available: Daily; Pick-up at 8:30am, Departure at 9:00am.
Approximately 2.5 hours.
Please be waiting in your hotel lobby for pick up at 8:30am.
Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.
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