On this 60-minute tour of the Icelandic brewery Ölgerðin, you will learn about the quirkiness of Icelandic drinking culture while indulging in several drinks yourself. Discover the history of Iceland's brewing tradition through stories across the ages.
What to Expect
Ölgerðin, which translates into "The Brewery," is Iceland’s oldest brewery. On this your you will go on a unique journey through Iceland's beer drinking history. Taste the quirkiness of Iceland while listening to stories about the drinking culture as it once was in the past and is today.
Take a look at the brewery, dive into the drinking habits of the locals, and experience the Icelandic spirit, all in this one entertaining stop at Ölgerðin, in their new and stylish headquarters in Reykjavík.
You will learn about their drink, mead, that the Vikings brewed. Then have a taste of what Icelanders drank during the prohibition years and indulge in a shot of Brennivín, produced in their very own distillery, amongst many other extraordinary Icelandic beverages.
Drink down a glass of the brewery's Gull beer, Malt & Appelsín, as well as different kinds of spirits, all in this 60-minute visit that will surely make your day brighter.
If you haven’t experienced Icelandic alcoholic beverages you are in for a treat!
- Transportation by bus
- Brewery tour with English-speaking guide
- Icelandic Beverages
Holtagardar Bus Terminal, Holtavegur 10
What to Remember
• The legal drinking age in Iceland is 20 years. Participants who have not yet reached the legal age will not be served alcohol
• Please note that the complimentary hotel pick-up starts 30 minutes prior to tour departure. Please wait outside of your hotel or guest house for our pick-up bus