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A lovely park

We enjoyed a lovely walk around this frozen park - the frozen lake in the middle is stunning. Super... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
SurreyTweety
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Beautiful park with sculptures across from the Pond

Most tourists pass it by but those who stumble into this almost 100 year old park are rewarded... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2018
Chinapjs
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“A lovely park”
Sep 7, 2018
“Beautiful park with sculptures across from the Pond”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely walk around this frozen park - the frozen lake in the middle is stunning. Super to have such a space in the middle of the city.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SurreyTweety
Reviewed November 25, 2018

lake side park & the view is ok & easy to reach. normal day believe more peaceful but i visited here at national day so that is busy & many people/setup here but ok & enjoyable experience here for joining fun with local people.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank iamface
Reviewed September 7, 2018

Most tourists pass it by but those who stumble into this almost 100 year old park are rewarded. There are interesting sculpture all around, beautiful greenery and flowers. There is a fountain too. Drop by when visiting out favorite Pond next door

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed June 18, 2018

We were near the end of our day in Reykjavik when stumbled on this beautiful pond. We never made it around to the park area because I happened to be carrying a great lens to capture all of the various birds on the North side....More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed January 13, 2018

I am not sure how old this park it, the history or any of that. It is though located by the side of the lake, and comes complete with an interesting array of sculptures and other features, including as others have said, Iceland's own version...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank GeysirGal
Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

This park was built up in the 1920's and is located by the cities lake. It is a nice enough park and has Reykjavik harbour and the sea as a backdrop, so it is a fairly picturesque park in that respect.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank rayrest
Reviewed January 16, 2017

This interestisng park is located next to the Tjornin lake just south othe the city centre of Reykjavik. It has some interesting monuments and benches for you to sit and relax. There is one self contained stand alone toilet that you have to insert some...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank JamesKMTan
Reviewed May 9, 2016

Hljomskalagarour Park - Such a beautiful park, opened in 1920, with a peaceful lake full of ducks and bird life. Whilst I was there the Arctic Tern was on its migratory route. There is a wonderful selection of sculptures in the park – some by...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank NigelG407
Reviewed February 13, 2016

We visited the Hljomskalagarour Park whilst on our first day in Reykjavik as it was on our way back on a large circular walk to see some of the main views. The park itself is huge and has plentiful space for a picnic in the...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Tom J
Reviewed January 2, 2016

Open area which allows wind to strike, so recommend like most outings here to grab a scarf. Multiple Sculptures, Animals, Pretty Town View across the lake, all enjoyable without many patrons.

Date of experience: April 2015
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