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Reykjavík Destination Guide

Touring Reykjavík in Iceland.

Reykjavík in the region of Capital Region with it's 113,906 citizens is located in Iceland and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Reykjavík in Iceland

Time in Reykjavík is now 12:07 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Atlantic / Reykjavik" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Sauðárkrókur, Akureyri, Selfoss, Saurbar, Seltjarnarnes or Bessastadir. Being here already, consider visiting Silfurtun, Reykjavík, Kópavogur, Hafnarfjordur, Gufunes and Kleppur. We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

-1°C / 29 °F Light snow
Morning Temperature -1°C / 29 °F
Evening Temperature -1°C / 30 °F
Night Temperature 2°C / 35 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 994.5 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 44% of sky
General Conditions Light snow

Friday, 24th of February 2017
Light snow, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Light snow Day: 2°C (36 °F)
Night: 3°C (37 °F)
Saturday, 25th of February 2017
Clear sky, strong breeze, overcast clouds.
Clear sky Day: 4°C (39 °F)
Night: 2°C (36 °F)
Sunday, 26th of February 2017
Light snow, strong breeze, overcast clouds.
Light snow Day: 4°C (39 °F)
Night: 3°C (38 °F)

Videos

Magical Bus-stop MyCityDeal Competition ...

01:53 min ( April 30, 2010 by 1patti)
Views: 391 - Rating: 4.75/5

This is an entry for the MyCityDeal video competition hosted by AmazingPhil. Our city is Reykjavík, the capital of Iceland. The MyCityDeal website: bit.ly Twitter: www.twitter.com Facebook Fan Page: ...

A journey around Iceland: 1) Reykjavik D...

02:38 min ( February 15, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW3)
Views: 871 - Rating: 1/5

Preview of Drfumblefinger's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about thes...


Reykjavik City Tour Wareameye's photos a...

01:11 min ( March 30, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW1)
Views: 250 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Wareameye's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Entry from: Reykjavík, Ic...

Reykjavik City Spsadventures's photos ar...

01:29 min ( February 23, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
Views: 82 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Spsadventures's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Reykjavík during the next days.

23
Feb
2017

How To Become Icelandic In 60 Minutes - Leikár 2017

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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How To Become Icelandic In 60 Minutes - Leikár 2017

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Sinfóníuhljómsveit Íslands: Rakhmanínov Og Beethoven

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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24
Feb
2017

FREE Iceland Photography Meet Up

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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Föstudagsröðin: Þrír Byltingarmenn

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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Sinfóníuhljómsveit Íslands 2016/2017

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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25
Feb
2017

Kammermúsíkklúbburinn #5 Og #6 – Afmælistónleikar - Perlur Tónbókmenntanna í Flutningi Okkar Fremstu Tónlistarmanna

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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25 ára Afmælistónleikar Stórsveitar Reykjavíkur

Beginning: 04:00 pm (16:00).
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Kammermúsíkklúbburinn #5 Og #6 - Afmælistónleikar

Beginning: 05:00 pm (17:00).
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Frá Frakklandi Til Rússlands

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Kringlan

Kringlan is the largest shopping mall in Reykjavík with over 170 shops, restaurants and services. Built in 1987, it contains everything from a library, theatre and cinema to a liquor store, candy stores and a pub. It has grown over the years, and is thought by many to be the biggest threat for the Reykjavík city centre stores. Kringlan is also competing with another shopping mall, Smáralind in Kópavogur for customers.

More reading: Kringlan homepage
Located at 64.14, -21.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Shopping malls established in 1987, Shopping malls in Reykjavík

Hamrahlid College

Hamrahlid College (Icelandic: Menntaskólinn við Hamrahlíð) or MH is a public gymnasium, located in Hlíðahverfi, Reykjavík, Iceland. The school was founded in 1966 by the Icelandic Ministry of Education; with the first graduation occurring in 1970. The school's first rector was Guðmundur Arnlaugsson. The school's objective is to prepare students for rigorous tertiary studies both locally and in an international environment.

More reading: Hamrahlid College homepage
Located at 64.14, -21.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1966 establishments in Iceland, Buildings and structures in Reykjavík, Educational institutions established in 1966, Gymnasiums (school), International Baccalaureate schools in Iceland, Schools in Iceland

Icelandic Elf School

The Icelandic Elf School, known as Álfaskólinn in Icelandic, is a school in Iceland that teaches students and visitors about Icelandic folklore. The school teaches about the hidden people and the 13 different kinds of elves that inhabit the country of Iceland. According to the school's headmaster, hidden people "are just the same size and look exactly like human beings, the only difference is that they are invisible to most of us.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 64.14, -21.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Cultural education, Culture of Reykjavík, Educational institutions established in 1991, Elves, Tourism in Iceland

Laugardalsvöllur

Laugardalsvöllur is the national stadium of Iceland. It is located in Reykjavík, and seats 9,800 individuals, another 5,627 people can be seated on concrete benches, but due to FIFA restrictions they are rarely used.

More reading: Laugardalsvöllur homepage
Located at 64.14, -21.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Athletics (track and field) venues in Iceland, Football venues in Iceland, Knattspyrnufélagið Fram, National stadiums, Sport in Reykjavík

Norðurmýri

Norðurmýri is a neighborhood of Reykjavík, Iceland. A quiet spot in the middle of town, Norðurmýri has been the home of a number of important artists and scholars. Nearby sights include the Kjarvalsstaðir art gallery.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 64.14, -21.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Iceland

Quote of the moment

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