Visit Reykjanesbær

What will you do?

In Reykjanesbær you can experience most of everything that Iceland has to offer, except in a much smaller area that is well paid most of the year. Why not turn the day trip into a weekend trip, shop a bit, watch a show or swim, tickle your taste buds, have a drink in a good group and spend the night. Wake up refreshed and enjoy all that Reykjanesbær has to offer.

Boat museum of Gríms Karlssonar

In Duus Museum you can view Grímur Karlsson's unique boat models that are modeled on Icelandic boats.

Reykjanesbær Library

Take a look at a book, read the newspapers, let the children experience and enjoy the food in our café. Our library is a safe and fun place for everyone.

The bridge between continents

If you are strong enough, you can lift this bridge, but if you cross it, you have traveled between two continents.

Local history museum

The Reykjanesbær Regional Museum collects, preserves, researches, media and studies the history of the area. You will find a variety of exhibitions at the Duus museum.

Sudurnes Golf Course

How about a round of golf? The course has a spectacular view to the Capital Reykjavik and the mountains Esja and Akrafjall on the right day.

Hljómahöll concert hall

Hljómahöll is a magnificent cultural and concert hall with facilities for meetings and conferences.

Reykjanesbær Art Gallery

You will find our art museum at Duus museum, which is a venue for new trends in art. There are fantastic exhibitions that show the best in modern art.

Reykjanes UNESCO Global Geopark

Reykjanesbær is in the middle of a volcanic area that has received UNESCO international certification as a Global Geopark.

The Icelandic Museum of Rock & Roll

The rock museum is interactive and suitable for the whole family. There, guests can explore the world of music, play the various instruments and even record a song.

Giantess cave

At the marina lives a giatnt that is very friendly to children, although some find it rather large and rugged. Skessan is everyone's friend and invited and ready to use his size and energy to help in the problems of the little ones, his friends.


Stekkjarkot is a dry shop and shows examples of human dwellings that were common south by the sea in ancient times.

Swimming centre

The swimming center has a 25-meter outdoor pool, four swimming pools and a steam room. In addition, it has one of the most magnificent 50-meter indoor pools in the country.


There are some great shopping locations in Reykjanesbær with locally owned stores that you can explore for hours.

Viking World

Viking world is a magnificent exhibition hall that houses e.g. a reconstruction of the Viking ship Íslendingur, which sailed to America in 2000 to commemorate Leif Eiríksson's voyage to the New World.

Outdoor activities

The possibilities for outdoor activities are endless, whether you want to enjoy nature or test your endurance, come and have fun with us.