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Reykjavik Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour

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"An enjoyable tour" mrs m harvey
Reykjavik Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour
Reykjavik Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour
Reykjavik Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour


  • Discover the beauty of Reykjavik at your own pace
  • Witness the combination of modern architecture against a backdrop of snow-topped mountains and the North Atlantic ocean
  • Your ticket is valid for 24 hours; take a full tour or hop off to explore the sites and hop back on when you’re ready
  • While on board audio commentary in 8 languages ensures that you do not miss a thing


Board this Hop-on Hop-off Bus to see Reykjavik on your own terms! The Hop-On Hop-Off Tour allows for a flexible experience of the city while making sure you don’t miss any of the sights.

Witness the famous landmarks and attractions of this modern city and admire the stunning scenery of the surrounding mountains and the ocean. Take in a breath of fresh air on the top deck and marvel at the 360 degrees view of the city.

Board the bus at any of the conveniently located stops, hop off for whale spotting or visit the museum, and hop back on when you’re ready. Travel on the bus as much as you like for 24 hours.

Informative audio commentary is provided in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Swedish, Russian and Icelandic so you won’t miss a thing!

Download the tour route map

Download the tour route map for winter


On this Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour you have the freedom to plan your own sightseeing itinerary. With 12 stops covering all of Reykjavik’s main attractions such as the Harpa Concert Hall & Conference Centre, Whale Watching centre and Skarfabakki harbour, this tour provides the perfect introduction to one of the Northernmost cities in the world.

The stops included in the tour are:

Stop 1 - Harpa Concert Hall & Conference Centre
Stop 2 - City Centre - Lækjargata
Stop 3 - City Hall
Stop 4 - Whale Watching centre
Stop 5 - Reykjavik Maritime Museum
Stop 6 - Whales of Iceland
Stop 7 - National Museum
Stop 8 - BSI Bus Terminal
Stop 9 - Hallgrims Church
Stop 10 - Perlan / The Pearl
Stop 11 - Kringlan Shopping Centre
Stop 12 - Hilton Reykjavik Nordica
Stop 13 - Reykjavik City Hostel - Laugardalur
Stop 14 - Hofdi House
Stop 15 - Sun Voyager
Stop 16 - Skarfabakki Harbour (only when there are cruise ship arrivals)

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  • An enjoyable tour

    So glad we decided to choose the Hop-on, Hop-off tour in Reykjavik. It was interesting, particularly good value and, because our time was limited there, a really good way to see...

    Mrs M Harvey
  • Useful to see as much of Reykjavik at a low cost

    We have used this method of sightseeing in many Cities, not as much to see here but still very good method for getting around. On the 15th November we were at the first stop at...

    Colin Short
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Activity Schedule

When does it run?



Ticket valid for 24 hours.

Start time

Buses depart between 9.30am to 4.30pm; every 30 minutes.
Duration: Ticket valid for 24 hours.
Full loop takes 60 minutes

Meeting point

The buses start from City Centre, however you may board the bus at any stop. The voucher can be exchanged at any of the stops directly with the driver.

Ending point

You may end the tour at any of the stops.

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  • 24 hour hop on-hop off bus ticket
  • Pre-recorded Audio commentary in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Swedish, Russian, Icelandic


  • Hotel pick up & Drop off
  • Meals

Please note

Your booking voucher can be exchanged for your Hop-On Hop-Off ticket at any one of Reykjavik’s stops. Simply choose the stop which you wish to start from and present your voucher to the driver who will exchange it for a ticket that will be valid for 24 hours from that time.

Due to current weather conditions, City Sightseeing Reykjavik City Tour is running single deck red hop on hop off bus, following one route with English speaking guide. Bus departs every hour from Stop 1, Harpa.

Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

Your voucher will be valid for 3 months from the date chosen at the time of booking.

Unfortunately this tour is not suitable for those with mobility problems. The route of the hop-on, hop-off tour is subject to change.

Reykjavik will operate throughout the festive season.
24th December 10:00am - 3:00pm
25th December 10:00am - 3:00pm
31st December 10:00am - 3:00pm
1st January 10:00am - 3:00pm
The tours will depart every 30 minutes.

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Cancellation policy

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