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A day of joy

Yesterday locals and guests could celebrate the new church been raised on that same spot where the old got destroyed by an fire one year ago.

Akureyri Town Festival

To day the annual celebration of the town's Anniversary begins

Hiking and biking

The valley Glerárdalur which is just above Akureyri (10 min drive). Is a popular hiking and biking area.


When in Akureyri - try to spot one of the towns hungry "trash-monsters" that love to eat your waste.

How to get here

  • The flight from Reykjavík to Akureyri takes about 40 minutes and 4-5 hours to drive. The city busses are free of charge. In the city center you have to pay for parking. More information here.

    The Road to Akureyri