Reykjavik City Card | 72 Hours

Reykjavik City Card | 72 Hours
Explore the wonderful Reykjavík City with a City Card.
With a Reykjavík City Card, you'll get free entry to the city's geothermal swimming pools.
Get free access to Reykjavík's City Museums with a City Card.
Soak in a geothermal hot tub at one of Reykjavík's many swimming pools.
Travel to the greater Reykjavík area with the 72-Hour City Card.
Get to know Iceland's art and history with a City Card.
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Get to know Reykjavík City with the 72-Hour City Card! The card gives you free access to all of the City Museums and Galleries, as well as all public transport and seven geothermal pools. Those looking for the best bang for the buck when it comes to culture and entertainment, should grab this chance now. 

Not only will you get free access to museums, galleries, swimming pools and public transportation for 72 hours, you will also get a discount at privately run museums, sightseeing tours and selected restaurants.

Please bring your voucher to one of these locations:

Reykjavík City Hall,  Tjarnargata 11, 101 Reykjavík. Open weekdays 09:00-16:00.

Reykjavík Service Center, Borgartún 12-14. 105 Reykjavík. Open weekdays 09:00-16:00.

Árbær Open Air Museum, Kistuhylur, 110 Reykjavík. Open every day 13:00-17:00.

Reykjavík Maritime Museum, Grandagarður 8, 101 Reykjavík. Open every day 10:00-17:00.

Reykjavík Art Museum - Kjarvalsstaðir, Flókagata, 105 Reykjavík. Open every day 10:00-17:00.

Learn about Iceland through the Reykjavík's many museums. At the Settlement Centre, you can get a remarkable insight into the life of the first Viking settlers; all in the vicinity of an unearthed Viking longhouse—discovered only a decade ago in the city centre itself.

At Árbær Open Air Museum, the myriad of old houses and reconstructed homes of the locals from the late 1700's until the 1950's comes alive each day with activities and traditionally clothed staff, who are more than willing to let you try your hand at old-fashioned Icelandic farm work.

The Maritime Museum will show the development of the Icelandic fish industry through the years, and at The National Museum, you'll learn the story of Iceland from the medieval days to current contemporary culture.

You could also visit the Reykjavík Family Park and Zoo, the perfect location for the little ones. Nearby lies the grand geothermal swimming pool Laugardalslaug, ideal for a soak after a day in the park. Access to all city pools is included with your card, so feel free to explore each or all of them.

So don't wait! Explore Reykjavík in-depth with the 72-Hour City Card. Check availability by choosing a date.


Quick facts

Tour information:
  • Available: All year
  • Duration: 30 minutes
  • Activities: Sightseeing, Boat Trip, Cultural Activity
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Minimum age: 6 years.
  • Languages: English
  • Highlights: Reykjavík, Faxaflói, Laugardalur, Viðey, Árbæjarsafn, Tjörnin
Pickup information:
  • Departure time : Flexible.

Flexible

Please bring your voucher to one of these locations:

Reykjavík City Hall,  Tjarnargata 11, 101 Reykjavík. Open weekdays 09:00-16:00.

Reykjavík Service Center, Borgartún 12-14. 105 Reykjavík. Open weekdays 09:00-16:00.

Árbær Open Air Museum, Kistuhylur, 110 Reykjavík. Open every day 13:00-17:00.

Reykjavík Maritime Museum, Grandagarður 8, 101 Reykjavík. Open every day 10:00-17:00.

Reykjavík Art Museum - Kjarvalsstaðir, Flókagata, 105 Reykjavík. Open every day 10:00-17:00.

Included:
  • Entry to four Reykjavík City Museums

  • Entry to the National Museum and Gallery

  • Entry to four Reykjavík City Galleries

  • Access to the Viðey Ferry

  • Admission to Reykjavík Family Park and Zoo

  • E ntry to all seven geothermal pools in Reykjavík

  • Use of all public transport in Reykjavík

  • Discounted admission at twelve independent museums and activities in Reykjavík

  • Discounted prices at 12 restaurants in Reykjavík

  • Discounted prices at two locally sorced handcraft stores in Reykjavík

  • Discounted prices at six tour operators offering tours from city centre

  • Discounted admission to seven other geothermal pools in the capital area

  • Meals


What to bring:
  • Camera

  • Good jacket


Good to know:

Please note that this card is for adults only.

You will need to turn in your voucher at the service desk at the Reykjavík City Hall to receive your card.



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Good value, especially considering each bus ticket is about $4USD per person.
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Our trip to Iceland was fantastic. The country itself is beautiful, the people are so friendly and we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. We would thoroughly recommend to anyone that they should visit Iceland, it is such a beautiful and friendly country. 5 stars from us.
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The City card is totally worth it. We had it for 72 hrs and since we did not rent a car, we used it a lot. The card gives you free entry into many good museums and a discount at the Saga Museum. Highly recommend!
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Thé Reykjavik city card? That rocks! It just changed thé face of my Travel! Thanks to it I could enjoy all museums and many swimming-pools. Without I'll have done only the half of the activities I've done. And soooo practical for the transport !! Thanks to this card ! I'll definitely have it again for a New islandic tour! In summer this time...
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Great! Definitely worth it if you're staying in and around the city.
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You can plan most of your holiday with the city card, lots of museums and geothermal pools and saunas. Unfortunate that we couldn't catch the ferry ride. All in all a fun trip.
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So great. Everyone is very nice. Only downside was little opportunity to catch island ferry.
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Amazing experience visiting Reykjavik The city card was extremely beneficial getting around and cutting costs A very beautiful city with lots of great sight seeing spots Interesting museums and galleries overall welcoming and friendly environment to visit Can't wait to go back
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Wonderful as usual. Iceland never fails to to deliver on fantastic tours, wonderful people and the greatest food. Making it hard to leave, but planning to come back soon.
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We had an amzing time in Iceland. The city card is a must have, giving us access to quality attractions during our stay. We especially enjoyed the new Maritime Museum, the thermal baths and the Settlement Exhibition. We found out so much about Iceland by using the card. Absolutely loved it!
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Reykjavik City Card | 72 Hours