Travel back in time in this exploration of the historical streets of Reykjavik in a quick trip adventure that gives you a small taste of what life is like for the locals.
The West Side of Reykjavik is the oldest part of the city along with the City Center. Everyone wants to live there, or be the people living there, mixing with Reykjavik´s hipsters, artists, musicians and movie stars. The old meets the new in a schizophrenic fashion and the oldest houses in Reykjavik, some of them having undergone a complete revival, stand alongside newer buildings. Our 30 min tour gives you an insider´s look at the birth of Reykjavik as a city, it´s oldest residential area and the home of the country´s governance. See how the helmsmen of the old built there grand houses, take a look at the old cemetery and visit the old harbor buzzing with activity. Our guides will give you all the stories you are supposed to hear and many that you are not supposed to hear, as you get a feel of what it is to be a resident of Reykjavik.
Trip around Reykjavik Local Guide