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Overview

The Reykjavík City Card is a must if you intend to explore Iceland's capital!

Highlights

  • Free entry to the best museums and galleries in Reykjavik
  • Free use of the public transport system
  • Free entry to thermal pools, hot pots and saunas in Reykjavik
  • Free entry to the Reykjavik Zoo and Family park
  • Free ferry ride to the historical island Videy
  • Discounts on various concerts, attractions and restaurants in Reykjavik

How does it work? 

The official City Card of Reykjavik is valid for various hours, depending on which duration you choose. Available durations are 24 hours, 48 hours, and 72 hours. Once the booking has been made you will receive a confirmation voucher. In order to receive your card, you will need to present your voucher and activate the card at one of the following places in Reykjavik:

  • Reykjavík Art Museum Ásmundarsafn 

  • Reykjavík Art Museum Hafnarhús

  • Reykjavík Art Museum Kjarvalsstaðir

  • Reykjavík City Museum Árbær Open Air Museum

  • Reykjavík City Museum Maritime Museum

  • Reykjavík City Museum Museum of Photography

  • Reykjavík City Museum The Settlement Exhibition

  • Whats’on Tourist Information 

  • Reykjavík City Hall (closed during weekends)

  • Reykjavík's Service Center Borgartún (closed during weekends)

  • Personal Experience
Availability All Year
Duration 24-72 hours
Departs From Reykjavik
Minimum age No limit
Difficulty Easy
Meet on Location Yes
Pick Up No

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Per Adult
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Please Select When Booking:

You have selected 24 Hrs
You have selected 48 Hrs
You have selected 72 Hrs

What's included

Included

  • Museum and gallery admissions
  • Free unlimited bus fares
  • Get discounts in many shops around the city

What to bring

  • Warm clothes

Not Included

  • Meals

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Itinerary

Introduction

reykjavik tourist city discount card

Reykjavik is a bustling cultural hub offering a plethora of amazing activities that will excite and delight in equal measure. The Reykjavik City Card is the best way to explore it offering a multitude of incredible activities that visitors to Iceland’s vibrant capital are bound to enjoy. If you want to explore all the magic that Reykjavik has to offer – then the ‘Reykjavik Loves the City Card’ is the best way to do it. Reykjavik City Card offers – free entry to some of Reykjavik’s best places, check the list:

  • Ferry to Viðey Island

  • National Gallery of Iceland

  • National Museum of Iceland

  • Reykjavík City Museum – Árbær Open Air museum

  • Reykjavík City Museum – Maritime Museum (City card is not valid for entry to Óðinn Coast Guard Vessel)

  • Reykjavík City Museum – Museum of Photography

  • Reykjavík City Museum – The Settlement Exhibition

  • The Reykjavík Art Museum – Ásmundarsafn

  • The Reykjavík Art Museum – Hafnarhús

  • The Reykjavík Art Museum – Kjarvalsstaðir

  • Reykjavík City thermal pools

  • Reykjavík Zoo and Family Park

  • The Culture House

  • Sigurjón Ólafsson Museum

  • Ásgrímur Jónsson Collection

The Reykjavik City Card offers free, unlimited access to Reykjavik’s bus network, known as the Strætó. The buses run at 15- or 30-minute intervals, depending on the route and time of day. Their schedule operates between 6:30 a.m. and 12:00 a.m.

Find out the places where you can get discounts with the Reykjavik City Card:

Entertainment

  • Aurora Reykjavík – 50% discount at the Northern Lights Centre

  • Harpa – 25% discount on a guided tour of Harpa

  • Saga Museum - 10% discount on the admission

  • The Activity Park in Grafarvogur - Minigolf offer 2 for 1 from June - August

  • The Cinema, at the Old Harbour - 20% off admission

  • The Iceland Expo Pavillion, 360°cinematic experience - 20% discount

  • The Icelandic Phallological Museum – 20% discount off the admission

  • The Iceland Symphony Orchestra - 10 % off the ticket price to weekly concerts and open rehearsals

  • Whales of Iceland, A Giant Experience - 30% off admission

Restaurants & Cafés

  • Fish Company - 10% off the menu

  • Geysir Bistro - 10% off the menu

  • Hannesarholt restaurant- 10% off the menu

  • Kopar – 10% off the menu

  • Lebowski Bar - 10% off the menu, Happy Hour

  • from 4 - 7 every day

  • MAR - 15% off the menu

  • Ning‘s - 10% off the menu

  • Pho Vietnamese restaurant - 10% off the menu

  • Restaurant Reykjavík - 10% off the menu

  • Rossopomodoro - 10% off the menu

  • Seafood Grill - 10% off the menu

Shops & Tours

  • Handknitting Association – buy a knitted sweater & get Varma socks free

  • Systur & Makar - 10% off all items

  • Elding Whale Watching – 10% discount off all tours

  • Gray Line Iceland – 25% off Greater Area Reykjavík Sightseeing tour (AH10)

  • Reykjavík Bike & Segway Tours - 10% off Classic

  • Reykjavik Bike Tour; Reykjavik Segway Tour & Bike rentals

  • Season Tours - 10% discount off Golden Circle Tour

  • Special Tours Wildlife Adventures – 10% discount off tours

Thermal pools

  • Kópavogur Thermal Pools - Kópavogslaug & Salalaug - 50% off admission

  • Hafnarfjörður Thermal Pools - Sundhöll Hafnarfjarðar, Ásvallalaug & Suðurbæjarlaug - 2 for 1 off admission

  • Seltjarnarnes Thermal Pool - 50% off admission

Use the Reykjavik City Card and see all the magic that the capital of the land of fire and ice offers–we promise you won’t regret it!