Day Tours, Activities and Adventures

We all love a good adventure. Doing something out of the ordinary, experiencing new things, just…going out there and…living.

Akureyri, in the north of Iceland, happens to be one of the best places in Iceland to do just that.

Blessed with extreme proximity to some of Iceland most magnificent pearls of nature, Akureyri is a perfect base from which to undertake numerous different excursions.

Whether you want to traverse to the West, for the Troll-Peninsula, Siglufjörður and other quaint little towns, or to the East, to Lake Mývatn, Húsavík and some of the most stunning waterfalls you’ll ever see, everything starts from Akureyri.

On the next pages, you’ll be given a glimpse of the countless options available when travelling from Akureyri. This discussion will by no means be complete, and there will surely always be a multitude of ways to build upon our suggestions. But a place to begin ones planning is required, and as such we’ve created 3 suggested Day Tour from Akureyri, featuring the main spots we wouldn’t want anyone to miss. That’s followed by a short discussion on some of our favourite activities, most of which you can book from your hotel, your nearest Tourist Information or even online.

Day Tours, Activities and Adventures