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Visitor’s Guide

Drink tap water

; it is



the spring and free. You will find

that Icelanders are very proud of

it and many consider it

the best


the world.

• Be prepared for any kind of


. The country’s geographi-

cal location makes the weather

highly changeable, see


Icelandic beer

is made from the


Icelandic water

. There are

many brands that are brewed in the


• Bónus and Krónan are

the low-

est price supermarkets

. The

former chain has shops in the


city center

. The price at

the 24/7 shop 10 – 11 is much


• Buy

prepaid card

for you mo-

bile, for example from Vodafone.

Thereby you can make

local calls


much lower price and

use apps

and more at

much lower cost.

• The

Reykjavik City Card


you unique budget access to the

city’s extraordinary cultural scene

and vibrant city life.

Available for up to 24, 48 or 72

hours, the card gives you admission

to all of Reykjavík’s famous thermal

pools, a great many museums,

galleries and other attractions, with

unlimited travel on Reykjavík city

buses and the ferry to Videy Island.

The Reykjavik City Card also en-

titles you to


at selected

tours, shops and restaurants, plus

free internet access at the official

tourist information centre.

A 48 hour card

pays for itself after

only one trip to the pool, two museum

visits and a trip to Videy Island.


for the Reykjavik City Card

2016 are as follows:

Hours: -24

-48 -72


-3.500 -4.700 -5.500

A Children’s Card

- Children up to

18 years old get free admission to

all museums. However, there is a

child’s fee for the City Buses, the

Thermal Pools, to the Reykjavík Zoo

and Family Park and the Ferry to

Viðey Island. Price for a Children‘s

Card is less or for: 24/ 48 / 72 only

1.200 / 2.300 / 3.000 ISK.

More Tips

and Recommendations



The Viking Naddoður accidentally discovers Iceland

and names it Snæland (The land of snow).