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!

Family Friendly Activities in Iceland

What are good things to do in Reykjavik for families? What family friendly activities are there?  Iceland is the perfect travel destination for all kinds of group dynamics- families too! We...

Dating in Iceland

Text by: Kristina Daisy Rácz Are you single and planning on traveling alone to Iceland? Do you maybe think it´s lonely, frightening or strange traveling alone to Iceland? DON’T! By the...

Icelandic Beer: Everything you need to know!

Text by: Egill Fannar Halldórsson Our Icelandic beer culture has literally been booming for the past few years but our local beer history goes way, way back! In this blog, I will...

Iceland in November: Things to do in and around Reykjavik

[caption id="attachment_24084" align="alignleft" width="150"] Text by: April Harpa Smáradóttir[/caption] How is Iceland in November? What is the weather like and what to do in Reykjavik during this time of the year? To...

Evening in reykjavik

How to spend your evening in Reykjavik during winter

Text: Apríl Harpa Smáradóttir The long, glorious Icelandic summer nights have come to an end and the darker days have already presented themselves here in Reykjavik! But that's fine because we LOVE...

Traveling Solo in Iceland

Text by: April Harpa Smáradóttir Iceland is the last place on earth to get bored in. Like we have mentioned before in our previous blogs on solo traveling in Iceland, Iceland...

Best places for a hangover burger in Reykjavik

Text by: Apríl Harpa Smáradóttir Where is the best burger joint in Reykjavik? Where should I go for the perfect hangover meal? You're waking up after a wild night with us on...