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The What’s On October 2021 Checklist

October is a great month to visit Iceland. It’s autumn, and the northern lights are in full swing! Plus, there are plenty of cool events going on. Here are some ideas on how to spend this October in Iceland.

While you’re checking things off the list, we encourage you to take photos, and tag them with #whatsonrvk, of course!

1 Wrap up and go on a northern lights adventure at night!

2 Soak in a hot tub and chat with locals.

3 Listen to Icelandic music and find your new favourite Icelandic artist.

4 Visit the National Museum and learn everything about the history and heritage of Iceland.

5 Head to a bookshop downtown and discover Icelandic literature.

6 Watch movies at the Reykjavík International Film Festival!

7 Join the illumination ceremony of the Imagine Peace Tower.

8 Go to a cosy café and drink a quality cup of Icelandic coffee.

Coffee and waffles
The days are getting colder. Enjoy a cup of coffee!