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80 years anniversary

Akureyri church which is the most prominent landmark in town is celebrating its 80 years anniversary today.

Christmas lights are early up

To make outdoor walks and views more enjoyable.


A windy week blowing all the leaves away

The blue hours

The Cultural house Hof during the twilight time.

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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 and we have no parking meters, just remember to get a parking-clock, available at the tourist information in HOF, at banks, some shops and gasoline stations. 

    The Road to Akureyri