Christmas and Advent is a magical time in Iceland. It is when Icelanders join forces to bring light, laughter and celebration to the darkest time of the year.
Icelanders are big on Christmas and have innumerable traditions and customs relating to the season, many of wich have been handled down througt the centuries. Supernatural beings like the Yule Lads and Yule Cat figure highly, as do more worldly affairs like concerts, shopping, food and dining, wild and crazy New Year‘s celebrations, and much, much more. And because Christmas season in Iceland takes some navigating, we have put together a brochure to help you get the best from your stay in our country during this magical holiday season.
Open Reykjavík Christmas guide
Watch this Christmas video from www.visitreykjavik.is