Akureyri, Iceland’s second town and the ‘capital of the north’ has character and charm matched only by the beauty of its surroundings.
This part of Iceland is arguably one of the most varied in terms of natural wonders, history, culture and activities. From waterfalls, mountains and lush valleys to dramatic coastlines, historic fishing villages and rivers bursting with life.
Experience the majesty of whales in their natural environment, witness geology in action amongst lava fields and bubbling mud pools, immerse yourself in waters warmed by the heat of the earth’s core and wonder at the magical Northern Lights. You can ski down ancient volcanoes, walk through untouched vistas and ride on horseback through landscapes almost other-worldly. No matter how long you stay here, it is never long enough…