Reykjavik is the capital and the largest city in Iceland. It is also one of the most beautiful cities in the region to watch the new years eve fireworks. Reykjavik is the centre of power as well as celebration destination in small island nation Iceland. The city of Reykjavik has its own new years eve fireworks as well as new years eve parties and events. However, most of popular places will be fully packed during the celebration of new years eve at midnight. So, you should take your spot early to watch the beautiful fireworks at midnight.
Best Places to Watch Reykjavik New Years Eve Fireworks 2016
The city of Reykjavik has no official fireworks display event. However, the people of Reykjavik organizes their own fireworks display to welcome the new year. A few luxury hotels and resorts also organize their own new years eve fireworks event to welcome the new year. However, to participate in the hotel’s new years eve fireworks display event, you have to buy tickets or new years eve package.
According to the local time of Reykjavik, city start its own new years eve fireworks with around 500 tons of fireworks. According to the visitreykjavik.is, the local people start firing new years eve fireworks at 23:35 PM i.e. much before the actual event.
The city of Reykjavik does not organize official public new years eve fireworks event but a good number of parties and events are being organized each year. You should book your tickets well in advance to get the confirmed spot in your desired place.
Happy New Year 2016 to all Reykjavik people!
Article first published on December 30, 2015.