Welcome to the Free Walking Tour Reykjavik Website.

Important announcement!
The last walking tour 2015 will be 31st August. After that there will be no walking tour from 1st September to 31st May, private or free. Summer schedule for 2016 will be announced in early 2016.

Free Walking Tour Reykjavik - a guided tour around Reykjavik project started in 2012. Since 2012 we have had thousands of guests from all over the world exploring and enjoying the city. The philosophy has always been; each according this his or her's ability to tip for what each person thinks the service was worth.

Our guides are all University students studying in Reykjavik. We strive to offer highest quality guided city tour where you feel like you miss out on nothing and learn to appreachiate the city of Reykjavik in a new way. Reykjavik is very active cultural city with history dating back to 9th century, our 80-90 minute tour will be packed with information.



Summer Schedule 2015 (JUNE 1st to AUGUST 31st)

We offer a FREE Walking tour EVERY DAY starting 12.00PM and 2.00PM(14.00). NO NEED to sign up or register, just be in time on Lækjartorg square and you will see us standing next to the small green clocktower holding green sign.

(Free walking tour season ends 31st of August after that there's no walking tour from 1st September to 31st May).


NEW! Evening Tours 2015 (JUNE 1st to AUGUST 31st)

This summer we are going to offer an evening FREE walking tour every FRIDAY and SATURDAY night starting at 9PM (21.00) from Lækjartorg Square. The evening tour will end at local pub, tour is in most part based on the classic Free Walking Tour, so we recommend the evening tour as standalone tour but not a complementary tour. No need to sign up, just be in time.

(Free walking tour season ends 31st of August after that there's no walking tour from 1st September to 31st May).


Winter Schedule 2015/2016

From 1st September 2015 to 31st of May there will be NO walking tour from Free Walking Tour Reykjavik, private or free.

Meetup Location

All of our tours depart from very center of Reykjavik, Lækjartorg Square. On the square you will find an historical old clocktower in green colour, this is where you will find our guides standing with a green FreeWalkingTour sign, 5-10 minutes before departure.

Our Guides

Photo of Hlolli Sigurdsson

Hlolli Sigurdsson

Hlolli is the founder of Free Walking Tour Reykjavik and a student of classical composition. Hlolli is passionate about the arts and cultural life in Reykjavik. His interests extends to science, math, programming, history, nordic sagas, astronomy, workers rights, politics and beer tasting. Email: hlolli@gmail.com

Photo of Kevin Quigley

Kevin Quigley

Hailing from Ireland, Kevin has worked as a teacher, tour-guide and writer. He is currently studying at the University of Iceland and also writes for the local paper. When not studying or working, he can be found lounging at the pool or lingering at his favourite café. He holds numerous awards for traditional Irish dancing. If you ask nicely, maybe he'll teach you a few moves (but probably not). Kevin is fluent in English and French and is wrestling with Icelandic and Korean. Email: kevinmatthewquigley@gmail.com

Photo of Mike

Mike Leonard

Mike is a doctoral student at the University of Iceland studying tourism and geography. He is originally from Vermont - a state in the United States that has a surprisingly larger population than Iceland. Mike likes to draw pictures of snails and searching for embassies in capital cities. Ask him about his favourites.



Group tours/private tours in English.


Group tours/private tours in French.