Rainbow Reykjavik combines amazing nature, nightlife and northern lights in such a magical environment, with waterfalls, erupting geysers, and tectonic plates. Take part in the most popular LGBT party of the season, featuring comedy, singing, exciting activities, world class cuisine, and geothermal baths all over three glorious days this winter. This small pride festival really is the perfect winter getaway and a great introduction to Iceland.

This 7th annual international LGBT winter pride festival takes place from February 8th to 11th – with extension packages offered both before (6-7 February) and after (11-13 February) the festival. Past attendees have come from countries all over the world, including the USA, Canada, Germany, France, the Netherlands, Denmark, Sweden and Norway.

If Iceland is on your bucket list then the Rainbow Reykjavik Programme will have you walking along the Continental Divide between the tectonic plates of Europe and North America.  Seeing geysers, waterfalls and nature of unparalleled beauty.  Relaxing in the turquoise geothermal waters of the world-famous Blue Lagoon and dining in world-class restaurants, sitting in cosy cafes and partying until the wee hours of the morning with LGBT people from all over the world, in the charming and very cosmopolitan city of Reykjavik.

Pink Iceland is Iceland’s first and foremost tour​ operator and travel agency dedicated to LGBTQI clientele. This is the second year Pink Iceland is solely responsible for the Rainbow Reykjavik Festival. Other partners include, IcelandairIcelandair HotelsReykjavik Excursions and Visit Reykjavik.


About the Author

Bryen Dunn is a freelance journalist based in Toronto with a focus on tourism, lifestyle, entertainment and community issues. He has written several travel articles and has an extensive portfolio of celebrity interviews with musicians, actors and other public personalities. He’s willing to take on any assignments of interest, attend parties with free booze, listen to rants, and travel the world in search of the great unknown. He’s eager to discover the new, remember the past, and look into the future.