Free Walking Tour Reykjavik

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Summer season will start 1. JUNE, as always on Laekjartorg Square, next to the Green Clocktower
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Welcome to our Free Walking Tour - Reykjavik website

We depart twice a day from Laekjartorg Square, 7 days a week. At 12.00 and 14.00.

Our tour guides are university students. We give you the chance to enjoy this informative and fun tour around the old city center of Reykjavik for free. The tour is just over an hour long and if you are satisfied with our tour we welcome you to make a donation to our educational fund. Because we're fully aware that the tips we receive are the best quality feedback we can get. Free Walking Tour – Reykjavik is a private organization and relies on helpful donations.

If you choose not to donate, you're still welcome to enjoy in that case the tour becomes free. The best thing about our tours is that you choose the price for what you think it's worth. All your support no matter how much you choose to donate is very much
welcome :)
Everybody is welcome to join us twice a day for
a nice walk around Reykjavik city center.

Free Tour

In the tour we'll see the Althingi Parliment, Old Cathedral, Church Hallgrimskirkja, City Hall, National Theater, Harpa Symphony Hall to name a few. We'll learn about the Reykjavik's buildings, history, culture, parliament, vikings, folklore, famous people and arts.

Starting Point

We go from the little clock tower on Laekjartorg Square.

Little clock

Click to see the map

Duration of the tour is 60-80 minutes and around 1,5 kilometers (1 mile) of walking.
Level of this tour is EASY and no minimum of guests needed.

Make sure you are dressed according to weather.

It's a nice, fun and educational tour around downtown Reykjavik.
You'll know more about Icelandic culture, history, dining, shopping and entertaining
after our tour. To get more out of this tour, don't be afraid to ask our guide :)


If you want to go barhopping or “pöbbarölt” like we call it in Icelandic and see the best bars and Icelandic wild nightlife. Send us line and you'll get a local expert guide trough
the bars and clubs of downtown Reykjavik. No need to wait in lines. Don't party like a tourist, party like a local!
Barhopping fee is €25 per person, book the barhopping in advance.
Available Friday and Saturday nights from 23.00 hour.

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Me and my husband are so thankful to Hlolli. It was an easy, informative and fun tour. Five stars from us!
Tina Kilmister, New Zealand

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Q: When are the tours and when do they start?
A: My tour are twice a day, 7 days a week durning the summer.
We start at Noon 12.00 and then at 14.00.
Free Walking Tour's summer schedule is from June 1st to August 31st.

Q: Where is the meeting point?
A: It's by the little clock tower at Laekjartorg Square.
You should find this tall guy with the sign. 

Little clock

Click to see the map

Q: Does the guide speaks english?
A: Yes. All of our tours are in English.

Q: How long the tour take?
A: The tour is around 60-80 minutes long. It only depends on how many people are in
the group. We rather make the tour a little bit longer so everybody can enjoy what they hear and see.

Q: Is it a fast walking tour?
A: No, not at all. It's an easy walk and all ages should enjoy the walk.

Q: Who pays you?
A: Satisfied customers often make a donation or tip us. It's basically up to us to make
the tour good. But if you don't have money or if you don't like our tour then it's
absolutely free.

Q: Do you expect any specific tip amount?
A: No I don't.
There are many people who can't afford to tip me, so for them this is just a great chance to see the city. There is genuinely no pressure on my behalf for people to tip me and therefore it's up to you.

Q: I really liked/disliked this tour, where can I send my review?
A: Please send your review to
We appreciate your feedback.

Contact me

Mr. Hlolli Sigurdsson
Mobile: +354 845 2204