Find everything you need for your trip to Iceland!


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!


Top 3 Best Coffee Houses in Reykjavik

Reykjavik has awesome coffee - and we drink a lot of it! VUHU! You have arrived in Iceland and you are ready for the day of adventure that lies ahead! Well...


5 must have apps to have on
your trip to Iceland!

Text by: April Harpa Smáradóttir So you’re visiting Iceland and getting all excited. Rental car and accommodations are booked, tours are planned (Hint: The awesome Reykjavik Food Walk and Pub Crawl) and all the...