Best Things To Do in Akureyri, Iceland

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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Akureyri, Iceland

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  1. # 1 of 15 Things To Do in Akureyri | Added 160 times in trip plans
    Hafnarstraeti

    Tags: Hostel

    Address: Hafnarstræti 99-101, 600 Akureyri, Iceland

    If you are looking for accommodation in Akureyri, then look no beyond Hafnarstræti Hostel. This hostel has unique sleeping pods for the guests that are difficult to find in the neighbouring acco...Read more

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    Address: Gránufélagsgata, Akureyri, Iceland

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    Jana Shackson

    I do not recommend staying here. It is in a sketchy part of a neighborhood and the apartment is dirty and not well kept. I had to wash all dishes BEFORE using them, the shower curtain was dirty and th...

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  3. # 3 of 15 Things To Do in Akureyri | Added 17 times in trip plans
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    Tags: Church

    Address: Eyrarlandsvegur, 600 Akureyri, Iceland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
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    Ohin Haque

    This Northern town is symbolised by the large Lutheran church which overlooks all and draws a steady stream of visitors to view it’s uniquely architectured exterior.

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  4. # 4 of 15 Things To Do in Akureyri | Added 11 times in trip plans
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    Address: Goðanes 6, Goðanes 6, 603 Akureyri, Iceland

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    Artur Jensson

    Excellent restaurant with a wonderful atmosphere, beautiful design, delicious cuisine and affordable prices. I advise to visit.

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  5. # 5 of 15 Things To Do in Akureyri | Added 222 times in trip plans
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    Timings: 10:00 am - 03:00 pm Details
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    Luca Simonato

    We went on a bus experience to askja, both the driver and the guide were friendly and well prepared, the trip was better than expected as we also stopped to visit a few places on our way to askja. Bat...

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  6. # 6 of 15 Things To Do in Akureyri | Added 469 times in trip plans
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    Address: Akureyri, Iceland

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    Adam G

    Located about 3km from the town center, the Akureyri airport, with only the one runway, is very small for an international airport but is really a pleasant surprise. It's well organised and the bistro...

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    Timings: 07:30 am - 11:00 pm Details
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    Katya Duerr

    We loved our stay at this hostel, it was very clean and nice in the rooms. The Restaurant bar downstairs was cozy and the food was great. We had a good time staying here.

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  8. # 8 of 15 Things To Do in Akureyri | Added 11 times in trip plans
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    Address: Ásbyrgi, Iceland

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    Mason Lugo

    Great drive. We came here closer to night time so didn’t get to really hike to see the bottom trail. Defiantly try to plan better than us and go during day time.

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    Timings: 24-hrs Details
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    Par Ham

    as others have said, its quite small for the price, not worth the walk and the price but with the akureryi card it could be ok...take the free bus

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