Laugavegur, Reykjavik

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Shop at numerous local stores selling clothing, art, and jewelry from Icelandic designers at Laugavegur, one of the oldest shopping streets in the city. The street leads to hot springs where city women once took their laundry--hence the name "wash road." The street is also home to many cafes, bars, nightclubs, and restaurants. Keep an eye out for interesting street art, too. Note that this is one of Reykjavik's more expensive shopping areas. Use our Reykjavik day trip planner to add Laugavegur and other attractions to your Reykjavik vacation plans.
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  • Lots of lovely shop and restuarants/coffee shops. Very clean and amazing staff who helped us to find a taxi. Yes it is expensive, but this Iceland and it is an expensive country  more »
  • Laugavegur is the main shopping street in Reykjavík, renowned for its boutiques, restaurants, bars, hotels, jewelry stores, second-hand shops and art galleries. Recognized as one of the best...  more »

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