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Reykjavik Map, Iceland

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Reykjavik Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Reykjavik with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Reykjavik useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Reykjavik!

Reykjavik Sightseeing

If you want an amazing bird’s eye view of the entire city you should climb to the top of the church tower, which is the fifth tallest building in Iceland. If you are interested in Norse culture and history, this Reykjavik Sights Guide recommends that you visit the National Museum of Iceland, which displays over 2000 objects dating back to the foundation of the city. The Culture House hosts one of the most extensive... read more

Reykjavik Travel Guide

Reykjavik is the young cosmopolitan city that functions as Iceland’s capital and it is the largest city on the island. In literal translation “Reykjavik” means “Smoke bay”, it has 120.000 inhabitants and the larger metropolitan area, which is often referred to as the city itself reaches a population of 200.000. Reykjavik only started developing as an urban agglomeration in the 19th century, and prior to that... read more

Reykjavik History

In the 1880, the Icelanders obtained the right to trade freely with any other nation in the world. The Danish influence was still rather string, but farmers and merchants from Reykjavik could finally take matters into their own hands. At the time, Reykjavik was the only city in the country, so naturally when the nationalist movement began to emerge in Iceland, Reykjavik was the centre. In 1874, the country’s general... read more

Reykjavik Nightlife

Another Icelandic tradition is for bars and clubs to be open all day long, and to switch from the cozy lounge that’s open during the day to the crazy party ring during the night. From rock gigs to experimental electronic music, Reykjavik nightlife can satisfy any taste. Some of the best places to have a drink and meet some nice locals are: 22, Apotek Bar, Dubliner, Celtic Cross, Hverfisbarinn, Sirkus or Victor. The... read more

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