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Reykjavik is categorised as Heritage

Reykjavik City (Photo Courtesy: Yelkrokoyade)
Blue Lagoon Geothermal Spa (Photo Courtesy: Bloody-libu)
Blue Lagoon Geothermal Spa (Photo Courtesy: Ivan Sabljak)
Blue Lagoon Geothermal Spa (Photo Courtesy: McKay Savage)
Esja Mountain Range (Photo Courtesy: MartinPutz)
Gullfoss in Summer (Photo Courtesy: Diego Delso)
Gullfoss Waterfall (Photo Courtesy: ConTheJedi)
Gullfoss Waterfall (Photo Courtesy: Scoundrelgeo)
Harpa Reykjavik, Concert Hall & Conference Centre (Photo Courtesy: Murphsmurph)
Hvalfjörður (Photo Courtesy: Reykholt)
Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon (Photo Courtesy: Martin Peeks)
Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon (Photo Courtesy: Molechaser)
Laugavegur main street in downtown Reykjavík
Reykjavik Cathedral (Photo Courtesy: Diego Delso)
Skogafoss Waterfall (Photo Courtesy: Chris 73)
Skogafoss Waterfall (Photo Courtesy: Emstrur)
Snorkeling in the Silfra canyon (Photo Courtesy: Diego Delso)
The Erupting Great Geysir (Photo Courtesy: Chmee2)
The Great Geysir (Photo Courtesy: Diego Delso)
Þingvellir National Park (Photo Courtesy: Ivan Sabljak)
Tjörnin (The Pond) in Central Reykjavík

Reasons to Visit
  • Reykjavik is an ancient city dated back to 870 AD
  • Reykjavik is the Capital city of Iceland (regarded ‘World’s cleanest capital’) and among the richest, greenest and cleanest cities of the world
  • Reykjavik is the largest city of Iceland and regional center for commerce, population and governmental activities
  • Reykjavik is a base point to visit Gullfoss Waterfall, Geysir Geothermal, Hvalfjörður, The Blue Lagoon, Northern Lights Tour, Skogafoss Waterfall, Diamond, Þingvellir National Park (UNESCO world heritage site)
  • Reykjavik is an International Airport. Air Greenland, Iceland’s air carrier operates transatlantic flights connecting Iceland, Denmark and Canada
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Reykjavik
  • Reykjavik is connected by Air with Bangalore, New Delhi, Hyderabad, Mumbai

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  • Iceland Short Break (5 Nights)


  • Private Driver Guide Tour, Iceland (8 Nights)
  • The Complete Iceland Experience (8 Nights)

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    Iceland is home to over 23 different species of whales including the world's largest mammal, the Blue whale. Whale watching has been popularized in the country since the 1900s with more than 90% chances of spotting one.
    Marine Life watching
    Pingvellir National Park is a UNESCO world heritage site and a popular destination with in the golden circle. Pingvellir was the mean of Icelandic culture where all the populous gathered for trade, politics and festivals laying foundation for the language and literature that is prominent in people's lives till present-day.
    Heritage Site
    UNESCO Heritage Site
    Hvalfjordur, the only whaling station in Iceland is situated in the west of Iceland. Renowned for its vast stretches of land, mountains, beaches and forests is rich with vegetation and bird life. Glymur, Iceland's second largest waterfall, cold valley and Langjokull glacier are popular destinations.
    View Point
    Sea or Ocean or Beach
    The Blue Lagoon located in the south-western Iceland is a man-made geothermal spa containing high concentrations of Sulphur and silica minerals acclaimed for its healing capacity of several skin diseases. Foggy milk blue pigment befalls the lagoon after dark which is a great sight for travelers.
    Natural Wonders
    Sulphur Springs
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    Northern Lights or Auroras are formed when charged particles inverse into a layer of atmosphere on a cold night. The phenomenon happens 230 ft. above the ground casting a multitude of light spectrum on to the frozen water bodies. The increasingly popular Northern Lights tour can be experienced on a private boat, jeep or bus. Typically a trip to Northern lights also covers activities like caving, hot springs and food fiesta.
    Sound and Light Show
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    Geysir also known as 'The Great Geysir' is a geyser in southwestern Iceland with spouting interval of 1 – 4 days. The geyser's water jets erupting from 2km with in are considered to be among the most remarkable natural phenomenon in Iceland.
    Natural Wonders
    Gullfoss Waterfall, also known as 'Golden falls' is a popular destination with in the golden circle in Iceland. The fall fed by the second largest glacier in the country plummets down 32 meters into a rugged canyon causing a crashing spray.
    Natural Wonders
    Skogafoss Waterfall is located in the southern Iceland plummeting down 200 ft. causing a fierce spray. One of the biggest waterfalls in Iceland casts a single or double rainbow that's visible on a sunny day. The waterfall was used as a backdrop during a song in the Bollywood movie 'Dilwale'.
    Natural Wonders
    Diamond Beach is a black basalt beach located in south east Iceland. The ocean tides brush large amounts of icebergs of various sizes along the beach. Transparent and opaque ice chunks take on different forms and colors making it a visual splendor.
    View Point
    Sea or Ocean or Beach
    Jokulsarlon is a large glacier lake and considered one of the natural wonders in southeastern Iceland. The landscape is home to various birds, mammals and fish such as salmon, seal and skua. The glacier lake with glistening bright blue icebergs has been attracting tourists since 1985 offering commercial boat rides.
    Lake or Riverside
    City Lake

Destinations within reach from Reykjavik

  • Akureyri ( 380 Km )

    Akureyri is Iceland’s 2nd largest urban area and nick named Capital of the North Iceland. Akureyri more

  • Myvatn ( 470 Km )

    Mývatn is a vast scenic wetland surrounded by volcanic landforms in North Iceland. Mývatn is more

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  • Keflavik International Airport ( KEF ) , Reykjavik
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