Established originally as a trading town Reykjavik has developed into the Icelandic centre of culture, commerce and government activities. Reykjavík is the world’s northernmost capital and among the cleanest, greenest, and safest cities in the world. It is harder to find fresher more crisp air on a running tour and where the history of Reykjavik meets us all through the run.
This run is one of the most popular routes for runners as a part of their Saturday or Sunday run. The route is 17 km and is almost on paths all the time. This run guides you on a circular route around the city of Reykjavik, by the coast and maybe if your interested we can run to suburbs of Reykjavik.
Starting in front of Harpa Reykjavik Concert Hall.
On this running tour you will experience Perlan a glass dome which is one of the top landmarks situated in the beautiful woodland Öskjuhlíð. You will also discover the Fossvogsdalur the busiest part of Reykjavík’s path system, full of people walking, running and cycling. The route take you to Laugardalur Park which includes the main sport area in the capital, botanical garden and zoo and to the beautiful landscape along the coast towards the Harpa Reykjavik Concert Hall.
This running tours is truly the mix between the stunning nature of Iceland and the rich culture and everyday life of Reykjavik.
This tour is for you and we fully adapt the route to your interests and curiosities. Since this is a private tour, you will define the pace and have time to take pictures, if you wish.