Where to shop Tax Free in Iceland
Tax Free shopping in Reykjavík
- Downtown district - the largest and best selection of stores are located here, on and around the bustling streets of Laugarvegur and Skólavördustígur in the city center. Everything from big global brand names, to little fashion boutiques, and independent art galleries. Reykjavík and Geysir in Skólavörðustígur has some excellent souvenir options.
- Northern Lights - although they can only be seen during the winter, photos are available at the shop Aurora Reykjavik, the Northern Lights Centre on Grandagarður Street. You can also purchase jewellery made from natural Icelandic lava rock, sold in several stores on Laugavegur.
- Smáralind shopping center – located on Hagasmári, this is Iceland’s most modern mall, which holds over 100 businesses on three floors, it has both large and small businesses including Debenhams and Karen Millen, Pandora and Nike. You can travel the 1km journey via a free shuttle bus from Aðalstræti Street in the city centre.
- Kolaportid Flea Market - Reykjavík’s most famous indoor market, located on Tryggvagata Street, a few minutes from the city center and opens every weekend, inside are stalls selling a multitude of items. Some of Iceland's stranger delicacies such as the ripe-smelling cured shark (Hákarl) can be tried here. Most of the vendors only accept cash.