Guided tour

New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Reykjavik 5-Hour Tour

Activity provider: Gray Line Iceland

New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Reykjavik 5-Hour Tour

Activity provider: Gray Line Iceland

From US$ 96.86 per person

Celebrate New Year's Eve with the locals, experience age old customs surrounding a traditional Bonfire and watch a stupendous display of fireworks.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 5 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
The complimentary pick-up service starts 30 minutes before the selected departure. Due to traffic limitations in the city center, you might have to make your way to the closest pick-up location. Your hotel reception will help you find it or, if staying in a private accommodation, please get in touch with the local supplier after the booking.


  • Enjoy the celebratory New Year’s atmosphere in Reykjavik
  • Admire the spectacular fireworks as you enjoy a glass of sparkling wine
Full description
On this tour you will get the chance to experience genuine Icelandic culture and age-old customs surrounding the New Year's Eve celebrations, which are considered to be one of the world's most breathtaking New Year's celebrations.  Thousands of people attend community bonfires scattered throughout the different neighborhoods of Reykjavik and at precisely midnight the celebratory atmosphere becomes pretty wild with incredible amounts of fireworks that people light all over the city.  Have the best viewpoint to watch the fireworks selected for you, while raising a glass of sparkling wine under one of the world's most spectacular fireworks displays.
  • Transportation by bus
  • English-speaking guide
  • Glass of sparkling wine
  • Pick-up and drop off to major hotels and guest houses in Reykjavik
  • Coffee at a restaurant
  • Fireworks
  • Food and beverages
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Important information

What to bring

  • Warm clothing

Know before you go

  • Please note that you will be picked up 30 minutes prior to the tour departure
  • Please wait outside your hotel or guesthouse for the pick-up bus
  • Please note that the discount for children and youths is a family discount and applies to maximum 2 children/youths per each full paying adult
  • This tour is only operated on New Year’s Eve, December 31st
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4 /5

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In conclusion, I could not participate in the tour. The reason was that there was a discrepancy between the description of the departure place at the time of booking and the meeting place specified by the tour company, and we could not get on the pickup bus. So, if you do not hear from the tour company about the meeting place after booking, you will need to contact yourself. In addition, the bus stop of the tour company pickup is as follows. Reykjavik City bus pick-up and drop-off places Unfortunately, I wanted to participate in the tour and watch the countdown fireworks, but fortunately I was able to see fireworks from downtown Reykjavik, did.

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February 2, 2020

January 2, 2020


Product ID: 2033