This tour is the perfect way to explore Reykjavik, using a charming hop-on-and-hop-off bright red tour bus, to see all the magic that the capital has to offer. The ticket lasts for 24-hours and the buses run at regular intervals, making it perfect for those who want a less managed way to travel around the capital. There is no organized schedule or detailed itinerary, instead, you have the freedom to see all of Reykjavik’s attractions, in any way that you want. There is also a handy audio-guide on board the bus, allowing participants to learn about the many wonderful things that they are seeing.
The buses run regularly and there are a number of different sights to be seen, for example, you could get off the bus at Reykjavik harbor, to enjoy the many trendy cafes and bars that surround it, or even partake in on of the many whale watching tours that depart from there daily.
The bus stops also stops at Lækjartorg, the town square, which is a busy place, filled with shops, cafes, and locals; the Whales of Iceland museum, a fascinating place that details the many magnificent marine mammals that populate Iceland’s waters; the Harpa concert hall, an iconic building that has become the epicenter of Iceland’s buzzing cultural scene, since its opening in 2011; along with the beautiful and unique church known as Hallgrímskirkja, whose distinctive steeple is inspired by the basalt cliffs found on Iceland’s south coast, as well as a large statue commemorating Leifur Eriksson, the first European to set foot on American soil!
Reykjavik is a modern, vibrant European capital, with a plethora of cultural, natural, and historic attractions, and this hop-on-hop-off bus tour is one of the best ways to see them all in just a single day. It could be used by people who have just arrived and want to get to know the city, or by people who know Reykjavik well and are looking for an easy way to get around.
If you are looking for a more free, less managed way to explore the city, then this tour is the one for you, so don’t delay, book this wonderful tour today!