Seasonal Events in Iceland
Seasonal events and festivals in Reykjavik and Iceland
What to do and see in spring time in Reykjavik and Iceland. Iceland is not considered a warm place by any normal standards, but thanks to the Gulf Stream temperatures are usually moderate all year round. The biggest factor in Icelandic weather is its unpredictability, you never know what is going to happen next, so be prepared for anything and dress warm.
For bird lovers Iceland is a heaven bird life is at its highest in springtime and easy to spot, even in Reykjavik. In downtown city center you can expect to find Arctic Tern, Greater Scaup, Common Ringed Plove and many more. There are some cultural highlights happening in Reykajvik and here are some examples.
Iceland is a hot destination in the summertime. In summer you can enjoy ‘endless’ summer evenings and try to stay awake for 24 hours while experiences 24 hours of sunlight or play mid night golf. Iceland attracts all kinds of people from being a nature lovers or sports interested or an adventurous type. Iceland has it all. Things for nature lovers are f.ex. bird watching, fishing, sea angling. Other fun ways of enjoying Iceland is horse riding. Swimming in outdoor or indoor swimming pools filled with water from natural hot springs is quiet the experience.
Iceland is the second most peaceful country in the world according to Global Peace Index and Reykjavik is a safe city and has everything visitors might wish for; beautiful nature, interesting museums and exhibitions, great viewpoints, awesome nightlife, first class restaurants, shopping in shopping malls and small boutiques. Lots of things are happening in Reykjavik, the northernmost city in Europe.
Wintertime in Iceland is a fun time. The island puts on its wintercoat and looks magnificant all dressed in white. Visit Iceland in wintertime is actually a good thing to do. Are you up for experiencing a awesome Arctic adventure? Would you like to take a Super Jeep glacier ride, see the amazing Northern Lights, take a dogsled ride, bath in a natural geothermal hot spring? If you are not up for excitement like that there are more quiet and relaxing things to do. In wintertime these are the events happening.