Welcome to the Free Walking Tour Reykjavik.

By the wharf the city has fallen into a trance,
there, small sheds turn into divine temples.
And above the northern lights dance all night long
in naked glory along the road-less sky.

Tómas Guðmundsson

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.

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 2016
(June 1st to Aug 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.


Autumn Tours 2016
September 1st to October 15th

As an extension to our 2016 season we will for the first time offer a walking tour every day only 12.00 Noon. That means from 1st September there will be no tour happening at 2PM.
Like always, we depart from Lækjartorg square.


Winter Schedule 2016/2017

Starting on 15th of October.

Tour every Saturday noon at 12:00 from Lækjartorg square. Please be aware of cold weather and choose more layers of clothing than less.

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

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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: info@freewalkingtour.com

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Bjarni Baldvinsson

Bjarni is a technical engineer and an entertainer. With a passion for music and comedy, he is also a magician. With a passion for the Norse gods and Icelandic herretige as his strong points a good knowlage of the modern culture and philosophy. You will probably learn something fun and new on his tour. Being a fulltime entertainer in Iceland for the last 20 years he brings a certain new and fresh look on Reykjavik and its history.

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Eyvindur Karlsson

Eyvindur, or Eyvi, is a musician, director, actor and comedian. Eyvi loves great beer, food and music, so if you want tips on the best craft beer, restaurants and music in town, be sure to ask him. He loves to tell stories and jokes, especially if they involve vikings or nordic gods. His tours are informative, lighthearted and always fun.

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Þórhallur Þórhallson

Þórhallur or Thor is a stand up comedian. He was voted the "Funniest Man of Iceland" in 2007. He is silly, entertaining and funny. He loves his city and after his tour you will probably love it too.



Group tours/private tours, only in English.