Best Things To Do in Akureyri, Iceland

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  1. Hafnarstraeti

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

    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

  2. Gista Guesthouse

    # 2 of 15 Things To Do in Akureyri | Added 187 times in trip plans
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    Address: Gránufélagsgata, Akureyri, Iceland

    Google Reviews
    Chuan Mao Foo

    Booked via airbnb, at a good location near city centre. Comfortable beds but bedsheets/comfortable seems old and rough. Hosts stay nearby and can be contacted easily if help is needed. Wifi provided a...

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  3. Akureyrarkirkja

    # 3 of 15 Things To Do in Akureyri | Added 16 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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    Luis Carlos Rodriguez

    it was designed by Guðjón Samúelsson, the architect responsible for Reykjavík’s Hallgrímskirkja. Built in 1940, the church contains a large 3200-pipe organ and a series of rather un- traditio...

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  4. Ingolfsskali Restaurant

    # 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. Askja Tours - Myvatn Tours - Tours To Askja & Myvatn - Visit Askja

    # 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. Akureyri Airport

    # 6 of 15 Things To Do in Akureyri | Added 468 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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  7. Akureyri Backpackers

    # 7 of 15 Things To Do in Akureyri | Added 173 times in trip plans
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    Timings: 07:30 am - 11:00 pm Details
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    Madeline Potter

    Wonderful hostel--I loved how welcoming it was and how friendly the staff was. The downstairs bar and restaurant and sitting area is a wonderful hangout and really cozy. My room was clean and secure (...

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  8. Asbyrgi

    # 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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    Emily Johnson

    This area is so serene and scenic. We parked at the area furthest into the canyon and didn't find out until partway through the hike that we should have parked right after entering if we wanted to hik...

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  9. Akureyri Museum

    # 9 of 15 Things To Do in Akureyri | Added 266 times in trip plans
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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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