Find everything you need for your trip to Iceland!

 

Hi!
We at Wake Up Reykjavik are a tiny group of happy locals and we are super passionate about showing travellers from all round the world the absolute best of what our beautiful hometown has to offer! In our tours we explore Reykjavik through authentic experiences involving incredible Icelandic food, beer and cocktails – and all the best local venues in town.

 

Planning a trip to Iceland can be confusing – As there are A LOT of things to see and do. Our main goal with this blog is to simplify the process for you – letting you in on all our awesome local tips, recommendations and secrets about Iceland. Basically everything you’ll need to know to ensure that you will make the absolute most of your Iceland trip and hopefully love our country as much as we do!

Fun group activities in Iceland

Some like traveling solo, others like sharing memories with their friends and families! Are you coming to Iceland and looking for fun group activities? Great! You have come to the...

Top Must See Waterfalls in Iceland

Where are the best waterfalls in Iceland? How to get to the most beautiful waterfalls in Iceland? Look no further, we at Wake up Reykjavik are deep and passionate waterfall lovers! Iceland...

Top 10 Cheap things to do in Reykjavik

Looking for some cheap things to do in Reykjavik? Are there any free activities in Reykjavik?  Would you like to try some unusual things in Reykjavik? Looking for some non-touristy...

Top 5 Must Try Icelandic Beers

What is the most popular Icelandic beer in Iceland? What beers are an absolute must try in Iceland? There is no secret that the local beer culture has been absolutely skyrocketing...

Natural hot springs and geothermal pools in Iceland

Need some ideas for your natural hot spring mission in Iceland? Where are the best natural hot springs in Iceland? What natural hot springs and geothermal pools are near Reykjavik?  Welcome...

Our favorite coffee shops in Reykjavik

Reykjavik has awesome coffee - and we drink a lot of it! But where are the best coffee houses in Reykjavik? Where are the unique coffeehouses in Reykjavik? Where are...

What is Black Death, and will it kill me?

What is Brennvín or "Black Death"? Where can you try black death in Iceland? Is black death dangerous? Hooray! You're on vacation in Iceland, one of the world’s most beautiful and exotic...

Our favorite cocktail lounges in Reykjavik

Where should I go for cocktails in Reykjavik? Where can I find good cocktails in Reykjavik?What is the dress code for bars in Reykjavik? You probably didn't know but Icelanders do...