Follow us on a journey through Iceland’s dark and twisted Christmas traditions and folklore. Walk with us through the colourful streets of Reykjavík, past popular landmarks as we tell you stories about the Icelandic Santas, Christmas cat, hidden people, traditional foods and Christmas traditions. We will also share stories with you that show the grim and murky side of Christmas in Iceland.
DETAILS ON THE FUNKY CHRISTMAS TOUR
Meeting point: In front of Hallgrímskirkja Church by the Leif Ericsson monument. Please be there no later than 10 minutes before your departure time.
Prices & availability: The price is ISK 4.500 per person. The tour is available on selected dates (view booking window) and also upon request.
Min: No minimum
Max: Small groups with the maximum number of 15 participants
Age limit: No age limit but children under 6 years old might find this tour a little long to walk so make arrangements (stroller etc), or be prepared to carry them for part of the way.
Bring with you: Dress according to weather. In Iceland, it is always wise to dress in warm, waterproof clothes. Weather changes can be sudden so expect the unexpected. Bring a waterproof jacket and pants, headwear and gloves. Good outdoor shoes are recommended.
Duration: Approx. 1.5 hours.
Total length of tour: 2 km
INCLUDED IN THE PRICE:
- Expertly guided Reykjavík walking tour
- Guidance by a friendly local English speaking guide
- Icelandic Christmas myths and folklore