What is Reykjavik best known for?
Reykjavík is famous for having a thriving nightlife scene and for hosting some of the best music festivals in Northern Europe such as Iceland Airwaves. Thanks to its size, the downtown area is ideal for bar crawls.
How do you travel around Reykjavik?
BusTravel Iceland. Gray Line Iceland. Reykjavik Excursions. Discover Iceland.
Can you see the northern lights in Reykjavik?
Yes, it's possible to see the Northern Lights in Reykjavik! Only a couple of miles west of downtown Reykjavik is Grotta Nature Reserve on Seltjarnarnes Peninsula, an aurora paradise. On clear winter nights, locals and tourists bundle up to watch the skies from Grotta Lighthouse.