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guided hike

The Funky Christmas Myths and Traditions

guided hike

The Funky Christmas Myths and Traditions

4 reviews
Duration
1.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Hosted in
English
guided hike

The Funky Christmas Myths and Traditions

guided hike

The Funky Christmas Myths and Traditions

4 reviews
Duration
1.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

We will meet in front of Reykjavík's most popular landmark, Hallgrímskirkja. From there we will stroll through the city's colourful streets, visiting a few highlights and hidden gems along the way. As we walk around, we will share some interesting stories with you about Iceland's Christmas traditions, folklore and food. This is a short and fun walking tour that gives you an insight into our weird and wonderful folklore.

Your host

Lella & Lalli

Lella & Lalli

We are Reykjavik locals and we love to show people around our city. We are history buffs and run our own personal tour company that aims to be personal, entertaining and leave guests with a positive impression of Iceland and a smile on their faces. We are storytellers and have a big passion for sharing local stories and personal anecdotes. We want to take you on a journey through Iceland's dark and twisted Christmas traditions and tell you some holiday stories from our murky folklore. We pride ourselves in telling the raw and unedited truth about Iceland. No sugar coating and no beating around the bushes.

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Where you'll be

We will meet in front of Hallgrímskirkja Church, the city's most visited landmark. From there we make our way through the downtown area while sharing stories. The exact route may differ for each tour depending on the weather and our personal whim. We will introduce you to the Icelandic Santas, the Christmas cat, Grýla, the hidden people, and more interesting characters related to Icelandic Christmas.

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Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests of all ages can attend.

More tips

You will meet your guide in front of the church, by the Leif Ericsson monument. Please be dressed according to the weather and try to be at the meeting point 10 minutes before the tour starts.
Lella & Lalli
The Funky Christmas Myths and Traditions
4 reviews
From €36/person
4 reviews
From €36/person