The Reykjavik Hop On Hop Off Bus Tour

The City Sightseeing Bus as it passes by the Lutheran Church, and cultural landmark, Hallgrímskirkja.
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24 hours
English, Spanish, German, Icelandic, French, Italian, Swedish
All year
Minimum age
1 years old


Hop on and off the cherry-red City Sightseeing bus to easily travel around Iceland's charming and picturesque capital. This offer is perfect for those travellers looking for an efficient and reasonably priced method of exploring Reykjavik and all of its major attractions.

See the best Reykjavik has to offer with a bus tour which allows you to explore the city at your leisure, with the opportunity to hop on and off at any of the convenient bus stops around the city.

For example, you could hop off at stop 2 for the chance to partake in some whale watching. Spot minke and humpback whales, porpoises and even dolphins! Don't forget to look out for feathered friends, wheeling high over the waves and nesting on the craggy cliffs. You may see many bird species, such as gulls, geese, and the adorable puffins.

Other stops include at Lækjartorg, the town square, located beside Laugarvegur, the main shopping street, and the Old Harbour, complete with restaurants, cafés and cocktail lounges, as well as most of the active whale watching and puffin boats.

You could also choose to stop at Whales of Iceland, one of the country's newer museums, featuring 23 life-sized models, an interactive installation and a virtual reality experience. 

And no sightseeing tour of the capital is complete without a visit to Hallgrímskirkja, the city's famed church. You will note the distinctive architecture, inspired by the basalt cliffs found on Iceland's southern coast, as well as a statue dedicated to national hero, Leifur Eriksson. You will even have the chance to go to the top of the soaring bell tower where you can view the entire city.

This is but a handful of the many attractions that await you in Iceland's capital. Don't delay any further and discover the city for yourself with this hop on - hop off offer sightseeing around Reykjavik. Check availability now by choosing a date. 

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Ticket valid for 24 hours (see below for bus schedule details)
Free WiFi available
Recorded commentary in 8 languages (German, Italian, Swedish, Icelandic, French, Spanish, English & Russian)

What to bring

Warm Clothing
Good Walking Shoes

Good to know

Your ticket is valid for 24 hours, but the bus does not run 24/7.

In winter (October–May), you can expect daily departures from Harpa Concert Hall every 45 minutes from 9:30 AM until 4:15 PM.

In summer (June–September), you can expect daily departures from Harpa every 30 minutes from 8:30 AM until 4:30 PM.

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