Best sights in Reykjavík

Check out the top sights in Reykjavík, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Luggage Lockers
1. Luggage Lockers
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51 local reviews
Vatnsmýrarvegur, RVK
StoragePoint of interestEstablishment
Heimaleiga
Leaving your bags at one of the storage facilities in downtown Reykjavik is both an easy and convenient way to…
1. Luggage Lockers
1. Luggage Lockers
host-0
51 local reviews
Vatnsmýrarvegur, RVK
Heimaleiga
Heimaleiga
Leaving your bags at one of the storage facilities in downtown Reykjavik is both an easy and convenient way to travel light while exploring…
2. Perlan
2. Perlan
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208 local reviews
Perlan, Reykjavík
Open · Closes 6:00 PM
+354 562 0200
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Birgir Robert
Sightseeing point and a restaurant. I am recommending the Sight seeing. I have not tried the Restaurant on top…
Guðrún
Sight seeing place with a great view over Reykjavík city, the sea and more.
Cecilia
The Pearl. Great sights, cafe and a museum.
2. Perlan
2. Perlan
host-0host-1host-2
208 local reviews
Perlan, Reykjavík
Open · Closes 6:00 PM
+354 562 0200
Birgir Robert
Birgir Robert
Sightseeing point and a restaurant. I am recommending the Sight seeing. I have not tried the Restaurant on top floor. Bistro on floor 2 out…
Guðrún
Guðrún
Sight seeing place with a great view over Reykjavík city, the sea and more.
Cecilia
Cecilia
The Pearl. Great sights, cafe and a museum.
3. Hallgrimskirkja
3. Hallgrimskirkja
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459 local reviews
101 Hallgrímstorg, Miðborg
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+354 510 1000
ChurchPlace of worshipPoint of interest
The City Hostel Team!
Hallgrímskirkja church is one of Reykjavík's main landmarks and its tower can be seen from almost everywhere…
Margrét
Hallgrimskirkja is a centrally located church towering over Reykjavik's central area. A sight in itself but…
Erla
A contemporary concrete cathedral, beautiful space. From the tower there is a sight over the whole area and…
3. Hallgrimskirkja
3. Hallgrimskirkja
host-0host-1host-2
459 local reviews
101 Hallgrímstorg, Miðborg
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+354 510 1000
The City Hostel Team!
The City Hostel Team!
Hallgrímskirkja church is one of Reykjavík's main landmarks and its tower can be seen from almost everywhere in the city. Be sure to take…
Margrét
Margrét
Hallgrimskirkja is a centrally located church towering over Reykjavik's central area. A sight in itself but offers a great view over…
Erla
Erla
A contemporary concrete cathedral, beautiful space. From the tower there is a sight over the whole area and further
4. Sun Voyager
4. Sun Voyager
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124 local reviews
14 Rekagrandi, Reykjavík
+354 411 6040
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Kalli
Famous shore walk with a sight of Mount Esja.
Jóhann
Must see sculpture and sight seeing.
4. Sun Voyager
4. Sun Voyager
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124 local reviews
14 Rekagrandi, Reykjavík
+354 411 6040
Kalli
Kalli
Famous shore walk with a sight of Mount Esja.
Jóhann
Jóhann
Must see sculpture and sight seeing.
5. Hvaleyrarvatn
5. Hvaleyrarvatn
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22 local reviews
Hvaleyrarvatn, Hafnarfjörður
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Bryndís
A comfortable two-kilometre walking path circles the small tranquil lake where many Icelanders come to fish in…
A comfortable two-kilometre walking path circles the small tranquil lake where many Icelanders come to fish in…
5. Hvaleyrarvatn
5. Hvaleyrarvatn
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22 local reviews
Hvaleyrarvatn, Hafnarfjörður
Bryndís
Bryndís
A comfortable two-kilometre walking path circles the small tranquil lake where many Icelanders come to fish in the warmer months. Trails…
Hoihoii
A comfortable two-kilometre walking path circles the small tranquil lake where many Icelanders come to fish in the warmer months. Trails…
6. Kopar
6. Kopar
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43 local reviews
3 Geirsgata, Vesturbær
Open · Closes 2:00 PM
+354 567 2700
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Bryndís
Down at the old harbor overlooking the ocean, and slightly hidden from sight we have Kopar Restaurant. This…
6. Kopar
6. Kopar
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43 local reviews
3 Geirsgata, Vesturbær
Open · Closes 2:00 PM
+354 567 2700
Bryndís
Bryndís
Down at the old harbor overlooking the ocean, and slightly hidden from sight we have Kopar Restaurant. This one has become a Reykjavik…
7. Grótta
7. Grótta
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81 local reviews
Grótta, Seltjarnarnes
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Ragna
Wonderful by the sea walking and sight seeing area.
Zeno
Beautiful sight and walk
7. Grótta
7. Grótta
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81 local reviews
Grótta, Seltjarnarnes
Ragna
Ragna
Wonderful by the sea walking and sight seeing area.
Zeno
Zeno
Beautiful sight and walk