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Address: Alftanes, Reykjavik, Iceland
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$45*
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Reykjavik Sightseeing Tour
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$129*
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Reykjavik Sightseeing and Blue Lagoon Tour
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$111*
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Reykjavik Sightseeing including Gullfoss and Geysir Express Tour

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Didn't look very welcoming

This is a pretty building located on a peninsular of Reykjavik. It is a church that is open to the public. However, it didn’t look very welcoming as the doors were shut and there... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 15, 2016
HellyWelly93
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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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Reading, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My mom and I went to this place to see where the president lived. The first time we went up the driveway, we stopped and asked an Icelander if we could go up. She said yes, but to respect the president's privacy. It is a rather nice place. The church looks beautiful, though we didn't tour it. There were no... More 

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North Muskegon, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A very silent place to pay one's respect and to recognize that cooperation can be ccomplished between enemies. Here, nearly 20 Yeats ago, the American President R.Reagan met the Russian Premier, M. Gorbachev and agreed to ''tear down that wall'' and thereby uniyfing East and West Germany. Called the Berlin Wall, it's demise attracted thousands of participants to the event... More 

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Kufstein
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very nice, quiet and peacefully place in the nature. Very green, you can hear the birds and see the beautiful surroundings. Would be very nice to live here...

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

This is a pretty building located on a peninsular of Reykjavik. It is a church that is open to the public. However, it didn’t look very welcoming as the doors were shut and there were signs notifying the public where they could and couldn’t go. I was scared I might go into the wrong section! So I daren’t venture any... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

We stopped here and walked around the grounds. We did not tour the inside of anything other than the church. It is nice to see where Iceland's president lives but there is nothing extremely exciting about the landscape. While visiting, a group of people came to the church and were playing musical instruments and singing. We have no idea what... More 

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Provincetown, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

This is an interesting site as it is the home of Iceland's president. It is simple, but still worth the trip. The grounds are beautifully maintained and it is surely a peaceful place. The church, which is on the property belongs to the people. Security is minimal underscoring the safety associated with and enjoyed by those living in Iceland. It... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

The church out front of the presidents home was more interesting and the views were very good. Not a security guard or fence anywhere at this home and it was nice to see that.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

One of the highlights of our City Tour of Reyjkavik was a few minutes outside the town. It was the President's house. There is a complex of a few buildings and an 18th century church on the waterfront. No guards. No walls. No fences. We went right up to it! The president was not home but we were free to... More 

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Reykjavik
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

When you approach the house you can see there is a sign saying you can't approach the house beyond the line. But when you come closer you can see there is no line. Respect the president's wishes and don't go to the house, but it is interesting that you can...

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Reykjavik, Iceland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2012

I is a modest home to a small nations president while being a place with a lot of history. gsææl j flæsj æljælkjs ægj dsæfj gælkdsj gælkdsfjglæk

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