Reykjavík isn’t just the capital city of Iceland; it’s pretty much the only city in Iceland! It’s also the northernmost capitol city in the world, which means that depending on the time of year you visit, you’ll probably be living in perpetual daylight or eternal darkness. If you want to read more about Iceland beyond just Reykjavík, check out the Iceland Index, which lists every article on Iceland according to location. 


Peter's Guide To Reykjavík: Tourist Edition 📸

If you have a long layover in Reykjavík coming up, or will be traveling through Iceland In earnest, you’ll want to spend at least a day seeing the sights of the capital city. In this guide, we’ll walk through all the big tourist attractions you’ve been looking forward to seeing (and a couple that you probably haven’t heard of), so that you can make the most out of your time in Reykjavík.

 

 

Peter's Guide To Reykjavík: Nightlife Edition 🍺

You might not know this, but Reykjavík has been earning itself a reputation as the closest and wildest party destination to the North Pole. Reykjavík has a quite vibrant bar scene and in this guide, we’ll take a look through 10 of its best. So if you’ve got a night of drinking ahead of you, this should give you a little direction while you’re still sober. It’s even got a map.