A city landmark, Perlan features an exhibit space, shops, restaurant, and viewing platform. The ground-floor area, called the Wonders of Iceland, hosts an exhibit about Icelandic nature. On the fourth floor, browse one of the oldest gift stores in Iceland, with an emphasis on Icelandic artwork. Walk around the building on the wraparound viewing platform, which offers a 360-degree look at the city and surrounding area. Enjoy a meal in the restaurant, which provides spectacular views of Reykjavik or take in a show at the planetarium. Plan to see Perlan and other attractions that appeal to you using our Reykjavik online trip builder .
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Völlig unnötig, Island befindet sich vor der Tür, dort sind die unfassbare Natur und die Sehenswürdigkeiten zu finden. Das einzig interessante wäre die uneingeschränkte Aussicht von oben auf die gesam... more »Completely unnecessary, Iceland is at the door, there are the incredible nature and the sights to be found. The only interesting thing would be the unrestricted view of the whole city from above, all that is offered in the building is actually money-making.
Although it’s wonderful to see the aurora in person, Icelandic weather may not cooperate. This nice museum in the old harbor not only shows examples of the lights as seen in Iceland, but also describe... more »
The ice cave is pretty good. It's the actual ice unlike the other exhibits here which are fake and just showing videos on TV. I suggest get the ticket only for the ice cave and enjoy. Even though the ice cave is man made, they've used tons of ice and made a pretty big cave.
Way more interesting than I expected. The exhibits are informative and very well done. A must see.
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