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Iceland Airwaves 2024

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To Reykjavik, IcelandEconomy Standard
1 checked bag (23 kg) per person
1 carry-on bag (10 kg) per person
EXPERIENCE
Iceland Airwaves Festival Pass
3-day festival pass (November 7-9)
Minimum age for festival attendance: 18 years
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All taxes, fees and fuel surcharges

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EUR 346

From €346 - Get inspired by the world’s most northerly music festival.

Iceland Airwaves Festival is the world’s most northerly music showcase and industry festival, situated halfway between North America and Europe. Iceland Airwaves brings together the country’s brightest emerging musical talent and forward-thinking international acts.

Each November for three days and nights, downtown Reykjavík comes alive, filled non-stop with music, with performances hosted everywhere from tiny record stores and art museums, to cool bars and stately churches, to nightclubs and large scale venues.

Iceland Airwaves music festival takes place November 7 - 9, 2024. Packages with departures beginning October 30, 2024 are available starting at €346 per person for air and festival pass. Hotel-inclusive packages are also available during the booking process. Please note schedules and availability for all package options are based on your chosen gateway.

CONFIRMED ARTISTS SO FAR: Shygirl, bar italia, Magdalena Bay, Mandy Indiana, Charlotte Adigery & Bolis Pupol, Joy (Anonymous), Saya Gray, Klemens Hannigan, Inspector Spacetime

Iceland Airwaves has come a long way since its inception in an airplane hangar at Reykjavík airport. Nowadays the festival is regarded as the biggest celebration of music in Iceland and boasts an unrivaled line-up of established and up-and-coming artists. From concerts in tiny record stores and art museums to cool bars and beautiful churches, Airwaves-goers can expect to soak up the festival atmosphere in some of the city's most unique venues located closely throughout the capital´s historical downtown.

For more information on the event including scheduled performers visit icelandairwaves.is. Tickets to the Iceland Airwaves Conference, and upgrades to your 3-day pass are available at icelandairwaves.is/tickets. While in Iceland, we highly recommend considering any of the many day tours that are available for exploring everything from Reykjavík's cultural offerings, to the beautiful Icelandic countryside.

Important:

  • Please note passengers under 18 years old cannot attend the festival events.
  • Your Iceland Airwaves pass will be valid for all three days of the festival, even though only one day will show on your booking confirmation.

Photographers: Joana Fontinha (main), Florian Trykowski (upper left; lower right), Cat Gundry Beck (lower left), Sjana Photography (upper right)



    Accommodations

    Alda Hotel Reykjavik
    This upscale hotel along bustling Laugavegur shopping street is a 6 minute-walk from Hallgrímskirkja cathedral and 48 km from the Keflavík International Airport. It's 20 minutes on foot from the oceanfront Sun Voyager sculpture. Contemporary rooms feature free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, and tea and coffeemakers, as well as rainfall showers. Upgraded rooms add ocean or mountain views, and/or shared balcony access. Suites come with living areas. Amenities include a hip bar with a chic stone fireplace, as well as a snack shop, a fitness center and a rooftop terrace. Breakfast is available for a fee. Please note that standard check in time is 15:00 (3:00pm). Hotel lodging tax included.
    Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Center
    Occupying 6 connected buildings, this chic, contemporary hotel overlooking Faxa Bay is a minute's walk from the closest bus stop, and an 8-minute walk from the striking Harpa concert hall and conference center. Bright, modern rooms come with free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and minifridges, plus Nespresso machines. Upgraded rooms add sitting areas and/or bay views. Suites, some with pull-out sofas, feature living areas. A gourmet breakfast buffet (fee) is served in a sophisticated, hip restaurant offering local fare. Other amenities include an industrial-chic cafe, a bar/bistro and a 24-hour fitness center, as well as rental bikes. Please note that standard check in time is 15:00 (3:00 pm). Hotel lodging tax included.
    Hilton Reykjavik Nordica
    This contemporary hotel is a 14-minute walk from Reykjavik Botanical Garden and 3.8 km from Reykjavik Airport. Understated rooms (some with ocean views) offer desks, flat-screen TVs, WiFi and coffeemakers. Executive rooms and suites provide access to a lounge with free breakfast. Suites add separate living areas and kitchenettes. There's an upscale restaurant that serves traditional Nordic dishes, as well as a stylish lobby bar. Other amenities include a spa and an exercise room, plus a business center and 11 meeting rooms. Please note that standard check in time is 15:00 (3:00 pm). Hotel lodging tax included.
    Reykjavik Natura | Berjaya Iceland Hotels
    In a modern building next to Reykjavik's domestic airport, this sleek hotel is 1 km from Nautholsvik geothermal beach and 2 km from the National Gallery of Iceland. Chic rooms offer free Wi-Fi, TVs, minifridges and tea and coffeemaking facilities. Upgraded rooms have sitting areas, while colorful suites add separate sitting rooms; some have access to an executive lounge. Freebies include parking. A breakfast buffet is available for a fee. Other amenities consist of a rustic-chic restaurant and bar, as well as a patio, a spa and regular movie nights. Original Icelandic artworks decorate the hotel. Please note that standard check in time is 15:00 (3:00 pm). Hotel lodging tax included.
    Reykjavik Konsulat Hotel
    In a former department store, this stylish hotel is a 3-minute walk from modern sculptures and exhibits at Reykjavik Art Museum, a 6-minute walk from Harpa, a glass honeycomb concert hall, and 2 km from Reykjavík Airport. Featuring wood floors and sleek wood furnishings, the modern rooms offer free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs, plus minifridges, and tea and coffeemakers. All have en suite bathrooms. Suites add floor-to-ceiling windows and separate living/dining areas. Continental breakfast is free. Other amenities include a restaurant serving local and fusion cuisine, and a funky bar. There's also a gym and a spa area. Please note that standard check in time is 15:00 (3:00pm). Hotel lodging tax included.
    Grandi by Center Hotels
    In a converted steelworks in the trendy Vesturbær district, this hip, industrial-chic hotel is a 4-minute walk from Reykjavík Maritime Museum and 15 minutes on foot from the Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Centre. Reykjavík Airport is 4 km away. Sophisticated, modern rooms have Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, minibars and kettles. Upgraded rooms feature sitting areas, sofabeds and/or balconies; suites add separate living rooms. Amenities include a stylish, upscale restaurant/cocktail bar featuring floor-to-ceiling windows. A breakfast buffet is available. Check-in not guaranteed until 14:00 (2:00 pm). Early check-in can be arranged for a fee. Hotel lodging tax included.
    Center Hotels Laugavegur
    Amid trendy shops and eateries, this modern hotel is a 7-minute walk from the striking Hallgrimskirkja church, and a 16-minute walk from the Harpa Reykjavik Concert Hall and Conference Centre. Keflavík International Airport is 48 km away. Streamlined rooms feature free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, and tea and coffeemaking facilities, as well as safes and city views. Upgraded rooms add sitting areas; some have balconies. Breakfast is complimentary. Other amenities include a contemporary restaurant/bar, a cafe, and a cozy lounge with a fireplace. Parking is available. Check-in not guaranteed until 14:00 (2pm). Early check-in can be arranged for a fee. Hotel lodging tax included.
    Fosshotel Reykjavik
    Fosshotel Reykjavík, Iceland’s largest hotel stands prominently in Reykjavík’s business district, only a short walk from the main shopping area. Pleasant views of the city and sea in this stylish 16-floor hotel located near Höfði House and the main shopping area. Here, from the heart of the city, you can easily explore Reykjavík's magnificent architecture, captivating history, vibrant markets and rich culture. With 16 floors, many rooms offer magnificent views of the city and the bay area. Early check-in is not guaranteed. Check-in begins at 3pm. Hotel lodging tax included.
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