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Lake Myvatn Day Tour and Godafoss Waterfall

Lake Myvatn Day Tour and Godafoss Waterfall
Duration:
8 hours
From:
USD 114.55
Discover the magical wonderland of Lake Myvatn and Godafoss Waterfall with an experienced local tour guide. We set off from Akureryi stopping at Godafoss waterfall and then onto the famous Lake Myvatn. The tour stops at all the top attractions of Lake Myvatn and the Myvatn Nature Baths. (Please note the entrance fee to the Nature Baths is not included). This great value tour includes small group tour with an experienced l local tour guide and transport. We offer free pick up and drop off from Akureyri at your Hotel, Guesthouse, Airport or Port (please let us know your pick up point).

Private Luxury Tour of North Iceland-Your own trip

Private Luxury Tour of North Iceland-Your own trip
Duration:
8 hours
From:
USD 1670.00
Jump aboard this private day tour of north Iceland, and personalise what see based on your interests and desires. Over eight hours, your guide will take you wherever you want to go in this spectacular, diverse region.<br>This tour starts when you are picked up from Akureyri, and finishes when you are dropped back off. What you fill the time in between with is entirely up to you. Of course, your experienced local driver and guide can help you make a plan, but if you have certain sites on your agenda you don't want to miss out on, you are welcome to make your own.

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Things to do in Akureyri if you have a Akureyri Airport Layover or Extended Akureyri Airport Stopover


If you have an extended layover at the Akureyri Airport or staying in town, why not consider getting out with some fun activities? We list a few here and there are many more on Akureyri.LayoverIdeas.com.


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Photograph and feed Icelandic horses

Photograph and feed Icelandic horses
Duration: 45 minutes

Priced From: USD 45.13

If you have no experience with horses this is the perfect our for you. We will explain everything that makes the Icelandic horses special and make sure you'll get some pretty pictures with one of out beautiful horses.

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Northern Lights Classic

Northern Lights Classic
Duration: 2 to 3 hours

Priced From: USD 63.64

This wonderful tour takes you hunting for Northern lights with an expert top rated local Northern Lights guide. Our hunt takes you from Akureyri town to the countryside away from the bright city lights so that the Northern Lights can be seen in all their beauty and colours. The local guide will share Icelandic tales during the journey and there is a chance to buy professional photos of your night. You will receive complimentary hot chocolate and biscuits and a free retry the next evening if no Northern Lights are seen (provided we a running a group tour the next day). We also include free pick and drop off from Hotels/Guesthouses in Akureyri.... Read More

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Local Life in the Fjord

Local Life in the Fjord
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes

Priced From: USD 77.53

Discover local life in the Fjord visiting small business. We start our trip in Akureyri and head south into the into the stunning Eyjafjordur. <br>Christmas House and Boutique Shop:<br>We visit the Christmas House and boutique shop which sells Scandinavian and European souvenirs. The Christmas House is built in a traditional Scandinavian style and demonstrates the unique Icelandic Christmas traditions. <br>The Old Farmhouse, Dairy Farm and food tasters:<br>The next stop is 'The Old Farmhouse', a 19th Century farmhouse museum which has been preserved and turned into a time capsule museum. During your visit you will get to sample some local home-grown food. We then move onto the automatic robotic dairy farm where the happy cows can decide when they want to be milked. The owner personally guide you through the barn and you can meet the cows. You can then relax in the farm's cafe where you can have a complimentary coffee/tea and waffle with whipped cream all home made with milk from the farm.... Read More

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The Viking Ride - Winter riding in North Iceland

The Viking Ride - Winter riding in North Iceland
Duration: 90 minutes

Priced From: USD 81.00

The ideal tour for your first experience with the Icelandic horse! Enjoy a break on your journey in Iceland when discovering Skagafjörður, a mythical region for Icelandic horses. The scenic landscape alongside the river Svartá between prominent mountains provides a wonderful setting for horseback riding and getting to know more about our four-legged friends. <br> <br> <strong>Please let us know if you have any previous riding experience. This helps us choose the right horses for you. You can do this on the check out page.</strong>... Read More

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Horse Riding

Horse Riding
Duration: 60 minutes

Priced From: USD 81.00

<p><strong>SKILL LEVEL REQUIRED:&nbsp;</strong>All skill levels welcome from beginner to expert riders.</p> <p><strong>AVAILABILITY:</strong>&nbsp;Summer (April-September)</p> <p><strong>NOTE:</strong>&nbsp;In case of pick up please arrange with us prior (additional fees may apply). If arriving by car please arrive 15 minutes before the tour. Wear long pants and close-toed shoes, safety gear supplied by Stable Stop.</p>... Read More

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2.5 Hour Northern Lights Cruise in Reykjavik

2.5 Hour Northern Lights Cruise in Reykjavik
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes

Priced From: USD 92.57

Experience a magical 2.5-hour cruise watching the Northern lights under the starry night sky in the magnificent Faxaflói Bay. This cruise will keep you enchanted for the rest of your life. The intensity of Northern Lights activity is highest in the Arctic, making Reykjavik one of the best places to go to if you want to enjoy this wonder. The first class comfort boat Ambassador departs from the harbor in the heart of Reykjavik, at either 9pm or 10pm (depending on the lighting conditions). <br>Snacks and drinks available on board. Heated indoor cabins, great viewing decks for photo opportunities.... Read More

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Country Life - 2 hours riding tour

Country Life - 2 hours riding tour
Duration: 2 hours

Priced From: USD 98.35

This two-hour tour takes you over fertile agricultural fields and meadows alongside the river Svartá. It is suitable for beginners and also for those with more riding experience, as we have the possibility to adapt the speed and the route. In smooth tölt, we will ride through the wide valley of Skagafjörður, framed by the typical flat-topped mountains and the river Svartá. <br> <br> <strong>Please let us know if you have any previous riding experience. This helps us choose the right horses for you. You can do this on the check out page.</strong>... Read More

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Horseriding tour in Akureyri

Horseriding tour in Akureyri
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Priced From: USD 109.93

At Skjaldarvik we offer riding tours where people get a chance to learn about the Icelandic horse under expert supervision. The tour will take about 1,5 hours (1 hour riding on the horse) and will take you through the beautiful surroundings around our guesthouse. <br>After the riding tour you can have a cup of coffee or teas with cake and enjoy the beautiful view from our hot tub.

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Last Updated: 4 Jan 2019