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Icelandic food tasting & culture walk

culture walk

Icelandic food tasting & culture walk

60 reviews
Paused through April 3rd. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Center for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
3 hours
Group size
Up to 12 people
Includes
Food
Hosted in
English
culture walk

Icelandic food tasting & culture walk

culture walk

Icelandic food tasting & culture walk

60 reviews
Paused through April 3rd. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Center for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
3 hours
Group size
Up to 12 people
Includes
Food
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

I will take you on a walk around the old Reykjavík, visiting the highlights and landmarks of the city and introducing you to the culture, history, customs and the people as well as trying the traditional food. We will visit a hidden traditional restaurant where you will have a taste of the food and learn about the food culture in Iceland, that has changed dramatically during the last century. You will also try some traditional pastries and delicious ice cream.

Your host

Learn more about Helga

Helga

Hi, I am Helga Bára, born and raised in Iceland. I founded a travel agency few years ago, because I love travelling and being with people from all over the world. I would like to take you on a city walk in Reykjavík and introduce you to Icelandic traditional food. Looking forward to show you Reykjavík, the northernmost capital in the world. My cohost is Sigrún, who is funny and a great storyteller. You will love her!

What's included

Food
salmon, herring, haddock and the famous free range lamb, pastries and ice cream

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Where you'll be

This is about 3 hour walk and food tasting tour in the heart of Reykjavík city. We will meet at Hallgrímskirkja church, and walk downhill towards the old harbour. On the way we will visit a very prestigious old family run restaurant where you will taste traditional food. We will stop at the oldest café in town visit a fantastic icecream shop.

This experience is available starting April 07, 2020

To protect the health and safety of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused through Friday, April 3rd due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Center for the latest updates before you book.

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Cancellation policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 12 guests of all ages can attend.

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Helga
Icelandic food tasting & culture walk
60 reviews
From $89/person
60 reviews
From $89/person