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Traditional Icelandic New Year’s Eve Bonfire

Activity provider: Gray Line Iceland

Traditional Icelandic New Year’s Eve Bonfire

Activity provider: Gray Line Iceland

From US$ 58.82 per person

Enjoy New Year’s Eve in Iceland the way the locals do, with a trip to a roaring bonfire in downtown Reykjavik. Mingle with friends new and old as you celebrate New Year’s the way Icelanders have for over 200 years.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 3 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.


  • Warm yourself next to a celebratory bonfire in the heart of Reykjavik
  • Experience a true Icelandic New Year’s Eve tradition, complete with music and fireworks
  • Learn about old Icelandic customs and traditions
Full description
One of Iceland’s oldest traditions is the practice of holding a bonfire on New Year’s Eve. Join in the festivities with this trip to the heart of Reykajavik, Iceland’s capital, for a once-in-a-lifetime chance to celebrate like the locals do. The bonfires unite neighbors, friends and strangers in celebration of the new year and the tour offers a glimpse into traditional Icelandic culture. Music and fireworks add to the holiday spirit, creating memories you won’t soon forget. Since the bonfire is outdoors, take care to dress warmly.
  • Bus pickup and dropoff at hotels in the Reykjavik capital area
  • English-speaking guide
  • Gratuities
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

  • If you’d like to be picked up by bus, please give your hotel information when reserving the trip
  • Please be ready for pick-up at your designated pickup point 30-minutes before the tour leaves
  • 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

Product ID: 17262