Reykjavík
in Reykjavíkurborg of Capital Region, Iceland

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
64.135 and -21.895 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 64° 8' 7" and W -21° 53' 43"
Currency and Currency Code:
Krona - ISK
Spoken languages:
Icelandic, English, German, Danish, Swedish, Norwegian
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 03:44 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Atlantic/Reykjavik
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
11:14 am and 3:30 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-46.900 and 168.129 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Halfmoon Bay
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Touring Reykjavík

Reykjavík in Reykjavíkurborg (Capital Region) with it's 118,918 residents is a town located in Iceland. It's the capital of this country.

Time in Reykjavík is now 03:44 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Atlantic / Reykjavik with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Reykjavík, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Iceland is Reykjavik Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Þingvellir National Park in a distance of 29 mi (or 47 km), East. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Borgarnes, Keflavik, Selfoss, Isafjordur and Saudarkrokur. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: -12°C / 10 °F

Morning Temperature -11°C / 12 °F
Evening Temperature -8°C / 18 °F
Night Temperature -6°C / 22 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 58%
Air Pressure 987 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Sunday, 15th of December 2019

-6°C (21 °F)
-1°C (30 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Monday, 16th of December 2019

-2°C (28 °F)
-5°C (23 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Tuesday, 17th of December 2019

-8°C (17 °F)
-8°C (18 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Alda Hotel Reykjavik

Address
1,0 mi
Laugavegur 66-68
IS-101 Reykjavik
Iceland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hilton Reykjavik Nordica

Address
0,3 mi
Sudurlandsbraut 2
108 Reykjavík
Iceland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Grand Hotel Reykjavik

Address
0,5 mi
Sigtun 38
105 Reykjavik
Iceland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Grettisborg Apartments

Address
1,0 mi
Grettisgata 51
101 Reykjavík
Iceland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Draumholl Apartments

Address
0,8 mi
Laugavegur 86-103
105 Reykjavik
Iceland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Stay Apartments Einholt

Address
0,6 mi
Einholt 2
105 Reykjavík
Iceland

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Fosshotel Baron

Address
1,0 mi
Barónsstig 2-4
550 Reykjavik
Iceland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


SKUGGI HOTEL

Address
0,9 mi
HVERFISGATA 103
101 Reykjavík
Iceland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


4th Floor

Address
0,8 mi
Laugavegur 101
105 Reykjavík
Iceland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Fosshotel Lind

Address
0,7 mi
Raudarastigur 18
105 Reykjavik
Iceland

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

The Travel Vlogs: Iceland & the Northern Lights

Published: April 16, 2013
Length: 49:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: george&bear

READ ME! I'M AWESOME. Vic and I recently travelled to Iceland for a holiday over the easter break and I shot some video of the places we travelled to. Included in the video is footage of the...


Unique Iceland: What to do in Reykjavik?

Published: July 26, 2011
Length: 15:18 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Icelandair

Unique Iceland - A holiday destination of extremes. An entertaining and informative documentary about Reykjavík, its surrounding countryside and the natural gems of Iceland. More info:...


Reykjavík views from Perlan, Iceland

Published: September 30, 2013
Length: 32:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: LimeWave

On top of Öskjuhlíð hill lies Perlan. This is a building where large tanks with natural hot water is stored for heating the city, but from the top dome you also get amazing views of Reykjavik...


Hver í miðri Reykjavík?

Published: March 14, 2015
Length: 00:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Gunnar Cortes


Winter in Reykjavík

Published: March 06, 2015
Length: 01:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: HalliEym

Icelandic wether can be of many kinds in one hour. This time-lapse video taken over about 30 minutes. The view is north from Reykjavík and you can see the island Engey on the right-hand side.


Flugbjörgunarsveitin í Reykjavík Flugeldamarkaður 2013

Published: December 28, 2013
Length: 37:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Gísli Steinar Jóhannesson

Þá er komið að hinni árlegu flugeldasölu björgunarsveitanna. Þetta árið verða sölustaðir Flugbjörgunarsveitarinnar í Reykjavík fimm talsins á eftirfarandi stöðum: Í húsi...


3 1 maí Reykjavík 17 Júní Vestmannaeyjar

Published: February 08, 2013
Length: 38:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Lögreglan á höfuðborgarsvæðinu

Myndbandið barst okkur frá fjölskyldu Valdimars Lárussonar, leikara og lögreglumanns í Kópavogi. Valdimar tók upp þessi myndbrot, en þeim hefur verið skeytt saman í eitt myndband....


Reykjavík Jazz Festival- Deborah Davis

Published: August 20, 2012
Length: 12:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Alfrun Gisladottir

Performing at the jazz festival's opening at Harpa on Reykjavík's Culture Night.


Eating whale and rotten shark Richardcowley's photos around Reykjavík, Iceland (rotten whale)

Published: December 03, 2010
Length: 02:21 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

Preview of Richardcowley's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/richardcowley/2/1243977909/tpod.html This blog preview was made by TravelPod...


1001 Adventure Tours | Travel Blog - Reykjavik Adventures - Iceland Adventures

Published: November 05, 2013
Length: 40:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: 1001adventures

Reykjavik Adventures - Iceland Adventures Follow my worldwide travel adventures, sport events and incentives. My adventures include the Allgaeu-Orient Rally (Germany to Azerbaijan), worldwide...


Videos provided by Youtube are under the copyright of their owners.

Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

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.

Located at 64.1306, -21.9053 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1966, Gymnasiums (school), Schools in Iceland, International Baccalaureate schools in Iceland, Buildings and structures in Reykjavík, 1966 establishments in Iceland

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.

Located at 64.1306, -21.8936 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Shopping malls in Reykjavík, Shopping malls established in 1987

Commercial College of Iceland

Verzlunarskóli Íslands (English: The Commercial College of Iceland) is an Icelandic gymnasium. It was founded in 1905 and is the oldest private school in Iceland. The school is located in Reykjavík and has more than 1200 students.

Located at 64.1278, -21.8964 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1905, Gymnasiums (school), Schools in Iceland, 1905 establishments in Iceland

Iceland University of Education

Iceland University of Education was a normal university in Iceland. It merged with University of Iceland in July 2008 and is now called the School of Education. Enrolment was around 2300 students with more than half of them being distance learning students. The university offered B.A. , B. Ed. and B. S degree programmes as well as M. Ed. and doctorate degrees. The main campus is located in Reykjavík, the main building is at Stakkahlid and the art department is nearby at Skipholt 37.

Located at 64.1369, -21.9026 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Universities in Iceland, Educational institutions disestablished in 2008

Reykjavik City Theatre

Reykjavík City Theatre is a theatre in Reykjavík. In 1989, after 90 years of performing in a small wooden building in the city centre, the company inaugurated a new, modern theatre complex. The large new building (11,000 square metres in total), comparable to many of Europe's best theatres, has very modern facilities and four highly technical and adaptable stages.

Located at 64.1289, -21.8961 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Culture of Reykjavík

Borgartún

Borgartún is a street in Reykjavík, Iceland, that in years leading up to the country's economic crisis became the centre of the city's financial district. Three of Iceland's four largest banks have their headquarters in the area: Arion banki, Íslandsbanki and Straumur. A 19-story skyscraper, part of the Höfðatorg development, is located at Borgartún. As of 2012, the skyscraper stands completed but the rest of the development remains unfinished.

Located at 64.1458, -21.9006 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Transport in Reykjavík, Roads in Iceland

Hvassaleitisskóli

Hvassaleitisskóli (also known colloquially as Hvassó) is an Icelandic elementary school located at Hvassaleiti in Reykjavík. The school was founded in 1966 and has around 240 students, 32 teachers and 6 other workers.

Located at 64.1278, -21.8825 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Schools in Iceland, Educational institutions established in 1966, Education in Reykjavík, 1966 establishments in Iceland

Reykjavík Theatre Company

The Reykjavík Theatre Company (RTC) was founded in 1897 when two existing companies in Reykjavík combined, performing in the then newly built Iðnó (Craftsmens' House). With Indriði Einarsson (1851-1939) as its Director, RTC became the fertile ground in which Iceland's professional theatre developed. Einarsson dedication to professional theatre champion, Sigurður Guðmundsson's (1833-1874), vision of a permanent National Theatre was key in the evolution of Iceland's professional Theatre.

Located at 64.1291, -21.8964 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Theatre in Iceland, Theatres in Iceland

House of commerce

The House of commerce, is an office tower located at Kringlan 7 near Kringlan shopping mall in Reykjavík, Iceland. The building was constructed from 1975-1981. The building has a 4-based tower structure, the tallest one being approximately 54 meters high (177 feet). \tPictures of the house of commerce \t\t \t\t\tHus verslunarinnar 1 RVG. jpg \t\t\t \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\tHus verslunarinnar 2 RVG. jpg \t\t\t \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\tHus verslunarinnar 3 RVG. JPG \t\t\t \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\tHus verslunarinnar 4 RVG. JPG

Located at 64.1314, -21.8971 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Towers in Iceland

Grand Hótel Reykjavík

Located at 64.1424, -21.8897 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Reykjavík

Reykjavík College of Music

The Reykjavík College of Music (Icelandic: Tónlistarskólinn í Reykjavík) is an Icelandic conservatory of music that was founded in 1930 and is the oldest surviving college of music in the country. It offers music education at intermediate, continuing, and university levels. Students graduate with a degree equivalent to a B.A. in performance, singing or composition or a B. Ed. in Music education.

Located at 64.14, -21.8989 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Educational institutions established in 1930, Music schools in Iceland, Education in Reykjavík, Reykjavík College of Music, 1930 establishments in Iceland

Occupy Reykjavík

Occupy Reykjavík (OR) is a collaboration that has included peaceful protests and demonstrations against economic inequality, social injustice and corporate greed in Reykjavík, Iceland.

Located at 64.14, -21.9 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
2011 in Iceland, Occupy movement, Protests in Iceland

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Reykjavík.

capture of the webcam Kleppur: Reykjavik, Skyline

Kleppur: Reykjavik, Skyline, Kleppur (source)

capture of the webcam Reykjavik › North

Reykjavik › North, Reykjavik (source)

capture of the webcam Reykjavik: Kringlan-Miklabraut

Reykjavik: Kringlan-Miklabraut, Reykjavik (source)

capture of the webcam Reykjavik: Kringlan-Kringlumbr

Reykjavik: Kringlan-Kringlumbr, Reykjavik (source)

capture of the webcam Reykjavik: Bústaðabrú

Reykjavik: Bústaðabrú, Reykjavik (source)

capture of the webcam Garðabaer: Nónskarð

Garðabaer: Nónskarð, Garðabaer (source)

Webcams provided by webcam.travel are under the copyright of their owners.

This is a wider card with supporting text below as a natural lead-in to additional content. This content is a little bit longer.

16 Dec
2019

Sigurður Guðmundsson & Sigríður Thorlacius - Hátíðartónleikar
Starting at: no exact start time given.
More Information: eventful.com.

21 Dec
2019

Jólagestir Björgvins 2019
Starting at: 07:30 pm (19:30).
More Information: eventful.com.

22 Dec
2019

Leiðsögn Með Söng
Starting at: no exact start time given.
More Information: eventful.com.

26 Dec
2019

Harmony And Brad
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

27 Dec
2019

Leiðsögn Um Hörpu Með Lifandi Tónlist
Starting at: no exact start time given.
More Information: eventful.com.

Harmony And Brad
Starting at: 07:30 pm (19:30).
More Information: eventful.com.

28 Dec
2019

Skoppa Og Skrítla – Brot Af því Besta
Starting at: no exact start time given.
More Information: eventful.com.

01 Jan
2020

Ráðstefnur Og Fundir
Starting at: no exact start time given.
More Information: eventful.com.

11 Jan
2020

Dominik Eulberg
Starting at: no exact start time given.
More Information: eventful.com.

25 Jan
2020

RIG Bowling Tournament
Starting at: 09:00 am (09:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

10 Feb
2020

ICELAND - Accredited Customer Experience Specialist (ACXS)
Starting at: 09:00 am (09:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

21 Feb
2020

NORTHERN LIGHTS BACHATA FESTIVAL 1st Edition
Starting at: 01:00 pm (13:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

20 Mar
2020

Umphrey's McGee Reykjavík
Starting at: 12:00 pm (12:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

Rockjavik
Starting at: 06:00 pm (18:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

Umphrey's McGee Reykjavík
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
More Information: eventful.com.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Reykjavik, ሬይኪያቪክ, Rēcwīc, ريكيافيك, Reykyavik, Горад Рэйкявік, Рейкявик, রেইকিয়াভিক, རེཀ་ཇ་བིཀ།, Rejkjavik, Reykjavík, Рейкьявик, ڕێکیاڤیک, Ρέικιαβικ, Ρευκιαβικ, Rejkjaviko, Reikiavik, ریکیاویک, Réicivíc, Reiquiavik, רייקיאוויק, रेक्जाविक, Rèkyavik, Ռեյկյավիկ, REK, Reykjavíkur, レイキャヴィーク, ქართული, რეიკიავიკი, Reykyabik, Рейкиявик, 레이캬비크, Reiciavicia, Reykiavica, Reikjavikas, Reikjavīka, Рејкјавик, റെയിക്യാവിക്, रेक्याविक, ରେକ୍ଜାଭିକ, ਰੇਕਿਆਵਿਕ, ریکجاوک, Reiquiavique, Rėikjavėks, ரெய்க்யவிக், రేకవిక్, Reikiavike, เรคยาวิก, رېيكياۋىك, Рейкявік, ریکیاوک, Reikjavik, Reykjawik, רעקיאוויק, 雷克雅未克, 雷克亞維克, 雷克雅維克