Akureyri, Iceland

Akureyri City Walk

Explore Iceland’s beautiful city of Akureyri and discover why it’s known as the ‘Capital of the North’.

Included in your voyage
  • Follow a map of the area that shows the highlights and suggested walking routes.
  • Discover fascinating insights from local guides stationed around the town.
  • Visit a botanical garden close to the Arctic and stroll among 2,000 species of both native and non-native flowers.
  • Enjoy views from a hilltop and admire Akureyri’s stunning location.
  • Difficulty level

    Level 2: Moderate - some mobility needed

  • Duration

    At guests’ discretion

  • Max. passengers


  • Booking Code


  • Notices

    Dress according to local weather conditions with good footwear.

Iceland’s little big city

Enjoy Akureyri at your own pace, with a special map to help you discover the city’s past and present. Explore the compact and charming city center before strolling up a hill to enjoy the views. Don’t miss a visit the Akureyri Botanical Garden to admire the bountiful flowers and plants that thrive just 30 miles from the Arctic Circle, thanks to a special microclimate.

Practical information:

  • Remarks/requirements: Dress according to local weather conditions with good footwear.

  • Walking information: At guests’ discretion, walking over paved surfaces.

  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes.

  • Included: Map.

  • Language: English.