Icelandic Mythical Walk

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25.83 EUR

Visit the Elves and trolls of Iceland on this entertaining walk through the oldest part of Reykjavik. If you want to experience an exciting and different side of Iceland join us and visit an elf home the Reykjavik city center and walk through two of the oldest cemeteries in Reykjavik

Duration: 1.5 hours
    Available in
  • English

Highlights

  • Hólavallakirkjugarður graveyard with ghouls
  • The Reykjavik Pond and Icelandic monsters
  • Mythical stories of Elves, Trolls and other mythical beings

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Description

Explore the depths of Icelandic mythology with this amazing folklore walking tour around Iceland’s capital city, Reykjavík, and get a real insight into the lives of the legendary trolls, elves and hidden people that are said to inhabit this land.

This is a great tour opportunity for all those with an interest in Norse Mythology and the Sagas, as well as those travelers looking to gain an understanding and history of some of the city’s major cultural attractions.

During this tour, you will learn all about the 13 Yule Lads (the Icelandic version of Santa Clause), as well as listen to numerous tales of the hidden people and their antics, how they have influenced Icelandic culture, storytelling and the psyche of the people.

On top of that, you will learn the differentiation between trolls and elves and will come to a great understanding of how such fantasy authors as J.R.R Tolkien found inspiration in this strange and mysterious land. Game of Thrones fans will also love how close they feel to the dark and haunting land of Westeros.

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What’s included & not included

  • Expert fun loving guide
  • Transport

Meeting point

Ingolfur Square (Ingolfur Square)

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25.83 EUR
  • Full refund if you cancel up to 72 hours before the tour
  • No booking fees
  • Pay by credit card or PayPal

Tour operated by: Your Friend In Reykjavik