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Akureyri Whale Watching

Departing from Torfunefsbryggja harbour right in the heart of Akureyri town this roughly 3 hour tour takes you out cruising through prime whale viewing areas in first class comfort on board The Ambassador; a fast, stable and safe boat custom built for whale watching. Ambassador's home page.

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Lonely Planet recommends Akureyri

Akureyri and surroundings (Northern Iceland) were among 10 destinations recommended by travel guide Lonley Planet earlier this year: “…don’t ignore Iceland’s second city Akureyri and the wild charms of Northern Iceland, all easily accessed by a short connecting flight from Reykjavik.” You can read the whole article HERE.

  • Kalli Írvars og Hvanndals
  • Krakkar mi­bŠr
  • KlassÝk
  • Gili­ afmŠli
  • 200.000 naglbÝtar
  • Bj÷rg
  • Skri­j÷klar

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Live Music at The Green Hat

Live Music at The Green Hat

Every weekend The Green Hat (Græni hatturinn) in the town's center is filled with live music. Some of Iceland's most famous artists and bands play there every now and then. This live music club offers a unique atmosphere and is renowned throughout Iceland for magical concerts and good entertainment. The Green Hat is on Facebook. Search for "Græni hatturinn" group.

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Akureyri Town Festival August

The Birthday of Akureyri is celebrated annually at the end of August. The opening ceremony of the festival will take place in the Botanical Garden on Friday evening, other highlights are:  the Spooky evening in the old town, Science Center and events along the Artist Alley. A overview of the program.

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