Iceland is one of the island nations inside Europe. With a small of population around 350,000, you can be sure that your vacation in Iceland is going to be really calm. The people here are also not known for their hectic lifestyle so you will have a very peaceful vacation here. If you are visiting Iceland for the first time, the best place to start will be the capital city of the country which is Reykjavík.
Reykjavík is the largest city in Iceland and the population here is more than one third of the total country's population. This city is a really important place for the country because of its significance in economy, tourism and culture. There are a lot of things to do and see around this place which will need you to rent a car in Reykjavík.
Reykjavík is an important place where it houses a lot of museums especially arts and cultures. The centre of art and culture in Reykjavík will be in Hafnarborg Centre of Culture and Fine Arts. It has thousands of exhibits which come from the famous local artists and also international ones. You can learn a lot about the Icelandic art history. Some other museums that you can visit around Reykjavík are Einar Johnson Museum and the Nordic House.
Reykjavík is blessed with a beautiful nature and this really makes the city popular with outgoing travellers. Some of the activities that you can do here is cycling, rollerblading, fly fishing, golfing and skiing. The best place to have a recreation in Reykjavík will be at Elliðaárdalur Valley, known for its free-flowing river filled with salmons for those who love fishing. Those who love to explore can hire a car in Reykjavík and go to the nearby mountains and seas. A really special tour in Reykjavík will be Bird Watching that will be held at the two small islands of the city, Lundey and Akurey. At these islands, make sure you always get your binocular ready because there are a lot of rare birds that you can spot here.
Reykjavík is a really interesting place for a vacation with friends. This city is a big one so you must use car rental in Reykjavík to make travelling around easier. A vacation in Reykjavík will never fail to entertain you with their endless activities and attractive places. Great entertainments await you here in Reykjavík whether you spend your time here at the mountains, the harbour or the city. Want a perfect vacation? Just explore all these places!
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