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Reykjavik - Winter Festival in Reykjavik – a Virtual Walk Along the Trail of Light

Winter Festival in Reykjavik – a Virtual Walk Along the Trail of Light

(119 reviews)
City Centre, Reykjavik, Iceland
45 mins

About the tour

Every year in the beginning of February – as the daylight time gradually becomes longer – the city of Reykjavik and neighbouring communities invite all to enjoy cultural event dedicated to light for several days. This year it is from 4th to 7th of February. Your guide Albert will be taking the guests of Virtual trips through the "Trail of light" during the festival. We shall be visiting the different sites each evening during the festival, to try and cover as much as possible throughout the duration of the festival! (WARNING: This tour may contain flashing lights)

Meet your local guide


Albert is a freelance tourguide, determined to provide his guests with a personal and memorable experience from their visit to his beloved Iceland.

Albert has been guiding since Dec 2013

What to expect

Get ready for something special. We're travelling to Reykjavik with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you'll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and an amazing guide.

The tour will last about 45 mins and will be live-streamed by your guide directly from Reykjavik. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!

While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your guide and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.

Why are they tip-supported?

We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to book and join, but you have the option to tip the guide during the tour.

Leaving a tip will help support the guides and allow us to offer tours in more places around the world. If you aren't able to leave a tip, then it would be great if you can share the tour with friends and family to spread the word.

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How to join

Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.

For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer using Google Chrome.

Reviews from travellers

Tim B.

14 February 2021

Felt like we got a real flavour of the city - Great!

Sharon B.

14 February 2021

Such a different tour today! Really enjoyed having an insight into the tomato farm and hearing about their techniques. Great that they are working on becoming carbon neutral. Really fascinating to hear about the bees and the products on offer.... who knew!! Janice a wonderful ambassador for the business and you made a great team! Thank you.

Linda S.

14 February 2021

Lovely tour with Albert who was super friendly. Really enjoyed seeing the lights and artwork installations.

Katrin A.

14 February 2021

My first time to Iceland, enjoyed it very much.

Martin R.

12 February 2021

Great trip and fascinating information

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