With world-class modern art and architecture, top-notch restaurants, and pulsing nightlife, little Reykjavík makes a big impression. Travel to Iceland’s capital with Moon Reykjavík. Inside you’ll find:
A flexible four-day itinerary that can be adapted for your timeline, plus side trips to nearby Mossfellsbær, Hafnarfjödur, the Reykjanes Peninsula, and the Golden Circle
Strategic advice for foodies, nightlife-seekers, outdoor adventurers, and more
Must-see highlights and unique experiences: Trek to lava caves, geothermal pools, and waterfalls on the Golden Circle tour. See incredible collections of ancient and modern works at the National Gallery of Iceland, then snag a reservation at a trendy restaurant for the freshest catch. After dark, explore the best dance clubs, live music venues, and pubs in Reykjavík. Hike the basalt rocks of Mount Esja, soak in the famous Blue Lagoon, or spot minke whales, orcas, humpbacks, or even blue whales on a whale-watching tour
Local tips from expat Jenna Gottlieb on where to stay, where to eat, and how to get around
Full-color photos and detailed maps throughout
Essential insight on the landscape, culture, and history, as well as resources like an Icelandic phrasebook
With Moon Reykjavík’s practical tips and an insider’s view on the best things to do and see, you can plan your trip your way.
Expanding your trip? Try Moon Iceland. Exploring Europe? Check out Moon Ireland or Moon Norway.