Akureyri Attraction: 4.5 hours  


A unique experience, tailored to your needs

Day one:
You start your adventure by taking domestic flight from Reykjavik to Akureyri in the morning. You will be picked up by TAXI NO 17 at the airport in Akureyri.
We start the tour by going to Waterfall Goðafoss. Learn about the saga and enjoy the beautiful surrounding of the waterfall. From there we head to Lake Mývatn and spend the rest of the day exploring the area. We will see: The Bird museum, Dimmuborgir, Grjótagjá and Námaskarð. We end the tour by going to the Nature Bath and have a nice relaxing bath, enjoying the scenery and hope to see the Northern Lights. We drive to the Sel Hotel , where you will spend the next two nights and enjoy a 3 course meal both evenings.

Day two:
Lake Mývatn is known for the amazing beauty and activity in the winter just as in the summer. You can spend the day exploring the area as you please in one off the amassing tours that Sel Hotel has to offer. Sel Hotel has a lot of activity to offer like Snowmobile, Sightseeing tours, Horse riding, Super jeep tours, Cross country skiing and Ice activities. A tour can be arranged at the reception in Sel Hotel.
In the evening you will be served 3 course meal. After dinner is a perfect opportunity to go for a walk and hope to see the Northem Lights dance around the sky

Day three:
After good night sleep and breakfast we drive back to Akureyri. We drive around the town and get some inside of the history and surroundings. We take a look at one of the oldest turf stone Church in Iceland that is still in use, along with two other churches in the area.
We visit a typical Icelandic farm where we get to see how life is on a Icelandic farm and join the family for light refreshments. We go and see the Christmas house, that is located 10 km. from Akureyri. We learn about the Julelads, the Icelandic Christmas traditions and get to taste the smoked lamb meat that has been our tradition for centuries and most families have on their Christmas table. When we come back to Akureyri you will have a few hours to explore the town centre and choose one of many excellent restaurants to have your dinner.
You spend the night at Icelandair Hotel or Hotel KEA.


Next morning after breakfast:

Taxi no 17 will take you to the domestic airport, where you take the flight back to Reykjavik.

Included in this 3 day tour is:
Flight to and from Akureyri, sightseeing tours with Taxi no 17 (with English speaking driver guide) on the first and the third day, two nights (dinner and breakfast included) at Sel Hotel Lake Mývatn, one night at Icelandair Hotel or Hotel KEA in Akureyri, ( breakfast included).
It is possible to add another day if you whish. If you do wish to alter the tour, it can be arrange, we are here to make sure you get the best of the north and our serves, Please contact us if you have any questions and we will get back to you
within 24 hours.

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All our tours are private with English speaking driver guide!


orange-athugid All our prices are total price for the car and English speaking driver guide!


orange-athugid It is important to wear good shoes and warm clothes!