Reykjavik lies at latitude 64°08' N, which makes it the northernmost capital in the world. It is located in southwestern Iceland, more specifically on the southern shore of Faxaflói Bay.
With a population of around 120,000 (and over 200,000 in the Greater Reykjavík Area), it is the heart of Iceland's economic and governmental activity.
Reykjavik has many of the more interesting places to see in Iceland like museums, culture centers, music halls and a geothermal beach.
There are many tourist shops in the center of Reykjavik, but that is also where you will find the best restaurants in Reykjavik.
It is a child friendly capital so it is easy to take children on holiday in Iceland.
Here you will find some of the choices for things to do in Reykjavik, where to go and what to see. You can also find accommodation in Reykjavik and it is easy to rent a car in Reykjavik.