Private Viking Age Walking Tour

Private Introduction to the Vikings
Private Introduction to the Vikings
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  • Duration2,5 Hours
  • Group SizeIt's a private tour so you choose the group size
  • Meeting LocationIngólfur Square in the center of Reykjavik

An Introduction to the Vikings and their heritage in Iceland

Welcome to our Viking Age Walking Tour!

Join us as we explore the rich history and culture of the Vikings, the seafaring warriors who left their mark on the world in the 8th to 11th centuries.

On this tour, you’ll learn about the daily lives of the Vikings, their religious beliefs, stories from Norse mythology, and the Viking’s epic voyages to far-flung lands. You’ll hear about the Icelandic Sagas, tales of battles and conquests, and see relics from the Viking age.

Our knowledgeable guide will take you on a leisurely walk through the streets of Reykjavik, sharing stories and insights along the way. You’ll visit landmarks related to the Vikings, such as the Settlement Museum, and hear about the role these places played in Viking society.

This tour is suitable for all ages and fitness levels and is the perfect way to learn about the fascinating culture of the Vikings. So come along and experience a journey back to the world of the fierce and mighty Vikings!

We can pick you up at your hotel if it’s in the city center of Reykjavik and start this private Icelandic Viking walking tour from there, or you can meet us at our usual spot at Ingólfur Square, where the route is designed especially for the walk, it’s your choice.

What's Included

  • Stroller and Wheelchair friendly
  • Expert fun loving local expert guides
  • For all ages but it’s a 2,5 hour walk and very Viking Oriented
  • Available in English, Spanish, French, German and more languages
  • Entrance Fees to the Settlement Museum


  • The High Seat Pillars
  • The Settlement Museum
  • The First Viking Settler of Iceland
  • The Sun Voyager
  • Leifur Eiríksson
  • Hallgrímskirkja church

Our Private Icelandic Viking Age Tour is Led by an Expert Local Guide

Our private tours are perfect for small groups and families. Our guides bring the history of Vikings to life with exciting stories and Old Norse Mythology. And you can feel free to ask them anything while you’re out exploring the Viking heritage of Reykjavik!

For an even more in-depth look at the myths and legends of Iceland, check out our Private Folklore and History Tour of Iceland.

Many aspects of our tours can be customized, so get in touch if you have any questions.