Why should Reykjavik be your center when exploring Iceland?
How do you get the most out of your stay in Iceland? There are many ways to explore Iceland because there are many natural wonders and many places you can visit. So what is the best way to get to know Iceland? Remember that Iceland is not a vast country and there are many attractions and many places to visit near Reykjavík the capital of Iceland.
It is impossible to cover the whole country in a few days, but you can cover a lot if you stay in Reykjavík for a few days and travel to places like the Southern Region and Golden Circle, Snæfellsnes Peninsula and Reykjanes Peninsula, all locations that you can visit from Reykjavík in a day or two. Reykjavík is also a perfect place to see the Northern Lights. That is the reason why we recommend a stay in Reykjavík to enjoy and visit the many natural wonders in Iceland and also to enjoy the fabulous small city.
You can take day tours with a certified tour operator or rent a car and visit natural wonders and exotic places during the day. In the afternoon you come back to the city and enjoy the many quality restaurants and the fascinating nightlife in the city.
Harpa conference hall and the harbor area is great place for a short walk in the evening when staying in Reykjavík City Center
Hallgrímskirkja church in Reykjavík during New Years eve
A walk by the pond and in Hljómskálagarður small park is a great way to enjoy Reykjavík
Northern Lights, Aurora Borealis, in Reykjavík Iceland
If you are planning a vacation, a trip or a tour in Iceland, accommodation is of course of great importance. In recent years Booking.com has built a good relationship with hundreds of hotels, guesthouses, apartments, farms and lodges around Iceland to search for and offer the largest selection and variety for you to find the most suitable accommodation for your plans. In the search engine above hiticeland.com has partnered with booking.com to find a good variety of accommodation and prices that will fit your schedule and budget. The search engine finds accommodation in Reykjavík and also near Reykjavík, if you prefer to stay in the countryside.