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!

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Best Day Trips from Reykjavik

​Would you like to know what are the best 1-day tours and 1-day trips that you can do from Reykjavik? You might be in Reykjavik for just a few days so you will want to make the most of your days whilst you're here right? Well, read this guide for the answers to...

Road Trip Around Iceland in 7 Days!

Are you and your friends thinking about doing an epic road trip around Iceland? Here is a good guide to doing a self-drive trip around Iceland in 7 Days!...


Top Five Art Museums And Galleries In Reykjavik

Are you looking for the best art museums and galleries in Reykjavik? You're at the right place! Check out this guide and find out all the best art museums and galleries in Reykjavik, where you can enjoy Icelandic art!...

Most Romantic Things to do in Reykjavik!

Welcome to the lovers' Guide to spending a Romantic Getaway in Reykjavik! In this article, you will find out all the best and most romantic things to do with your partner!...

Best museums in Reykjavik Perlan

Must-Visit Museums In Reykjavik

Are you looking for the best museums to visit in Reykjavik? Look no further! I have compiled this guide just for you, with all the museums you must visit while in Iceland!...

Visit Iceland in May

Visiting Iceland in May: What To Do And Everything You Need To Know!

Are you visiting Iceland in May? You must have a lot of questions! That's why I have compiled the ultimate guide for your trip to Iceland in May! So, you are planning to visit Iceland in May. You might have made the best decision! May is still off-season for Iceland, meaning...

15 Amazing and Weird Facts About Iceland!

Do you want to know some crazy and interesting facts about Iceland? Read these and be amazed! [caption id="attachment_36893" align="alignleft" width="151"] Travel Writer, photographer and Guide![/caption] Iceland is an amazing country. So if you are coming to Iceland and you want to impress your friends and family with some knowledge, read these facts...