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Places of interest2016-11-22T17:57:19+00:00

PLACES OF INTEREST

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HARPA

Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Centre stands out as a unique landmark in continuous interplay with its surrounding mountains and the North Atlantic Ocean.

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Reykjavík Family Park and Zoo

Reykjavík Family Park and Zoo is an ideal place for families to spend a day in a relaxing atmosphere of the small zoo and beautiful family park with rides for the children.

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Hlemmur

Hlemmur is located on the Laugarvegur high street, where most people would say that the ‘downtown area’ begins, with an easy walk from almost anywhere central.

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Kolaportið Flea Market

Kolaportið flea market is the biggest flea market in Iceland. You will find all kinds of people selling a wide range of different things, both new and second hand.

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Bessastaðir

Bessastaðir is the official residence of the president of Iceland and is located in Álftanes, north of Hafnafjörður and has been the presidential residence since 1941.

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Reykjavík Old Harbour

The Reykjavík harbor has become a vibrant area with the addition of Harpa Concert Hall and a growing number of interesting places and businesses have been established there.

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Austurvöllur

Austurvöllur is a public square in downtown Reykjavík, surrounded by cafés and restaurants. It is a popular gathering place for residents and visitors since 1930.

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Reykjavík City Hall

The bold and modern gray structure that seems to be floating on Reykjavík’s Tjornin Pond is the City Hall and houses the Mayor’s office and those of executive officials.

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Nordic House

Nordic House fosters and supports cultural connections between Iceland and the other Nordic countries along with organizing a diverse program of cultural events and exhibitions.

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Tjörnin

Tjörnin is one of Reykjavík’s most photographed attraction. There is no better place than the surroundings of Tjörnin Pond if you are in the mood for pleasant stroll in Reykjavík.

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Imagine Peace Tower

Imagine Peace Tower is an outdoor work of art conceived by Yoko Ono. It is dedicated to the memory of John Lennon and is situated on Viðey Island in Reykjavík.

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The Pearl

The Pearl is a landmark building in Reykjavík and houses a high-quality revolving restaurant, a small café and an observation platform with excellent panoramic views of the city.

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Viðey

Viðey is the largest island of the Kollafjörður Bay in Iceland, near Reykjavík. The island has archaeological remains dating back to the early 10th century.

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Sun Voyager

There are many beautiful places to stop and admire the scenery along Reykjavík’s coastline, however, there is one spot has become especially popular, the Sun Voyager.

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Höfði

Höfði House is best known as the site of the 1986 summit meeting between Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev, a historical event that effectively marked the end of the Cold War.

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Nauthólsvík Geothermal Beach

Nauthólsvík is a little paradise and one of the best places to spend a sunny summer’s day in Reykjavík and attracts over half a million guests annually.

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Hellisgerði Park

The enchanting Hellisgerði Park is known for its huldufólk, or hidden people. Hidden people include elves, dwarves, and other mystical creatures.

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Reykjavík Botanic Garden

The Botanic Garden is a collection of living plants, located in Laugardalur, Reykjavík and is a popular outdoor recreational area among the capital’s residents.

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Laugardalur Valley

Laugardalur serves as the capital’s main sports area with a large open-air geothermal swimming pool, a soccer stadium, sports hall, botanical gardens, family park and zoo.

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Hallgrímskirkja

Hallgrímskirkja is Reykjavík’s main landmark. At 73 meters, this beautiful church towers over the center of Reykjavík and provides a wonderful view over the entire city.