Loading
 
Premium Listing @ 9.95 per month | Know More
     
 
 
 
 

 

Akureyri
 
Akureyri

Akureyri is the largest town outside of the capital area in Iceland with a population of 15,000. It is located on Eyjafjordur Fjord. It's mostly an industrial town with shipping and dairy industries, and home of Akureyri University. Akureyri also is the site of the second oldest gymnasium (high school/college) in Iceland.
Sights include the folklore museum and the botanical gardens. A trip to nearby Lake Myvatn should also be on your list.

Referred to by Icelanders as the Capital of the North, Akureyri has a surprisingly active cultural life for such a small town. A number of art galleries operate year round, and a professional theater company operates during the winter. There is plenty of nightlife, with places such as the relatively large dance hall Sjallinn, where Icelandic bands play most weekends, Kaffi Akureyri which is a bar with a 25-35 year old crowd and a dance floor, and quiet coffee houses Kaffi Bar, Kaffi Karlna and Bla Kannan.


Premium Deals
Jordan @ The Secret Paths to Petra
In the North, you see the horizon merging with the green canyons of the Rift Valley, in a maze of canyons and sublime shows that’s leading to the kingdom of M..

Tanzania @ 9 Day Kilimanjaro Machame Trail
Mt Kilimanjaro is Africa’s highest mountain and the tallest free standing mountain in the world. As you trek towards the snow-capped summit listen out for cac..

Ethiopia @ Historic Route With Trekking At Semien Mountains
Trek to Geech (3350 meters above sea level) (6-7 hours, 17 km), enjoying a beautiful landscape, spot the endemic wattle ibis and white collar pigeon, and more. ..

Italy @ Postcards from Florence
A walk in Florence with a professional photographer. Requirements: a camera of any type, willingness to walk, comfortable shoes, sun hat. Purpose of the course:..

Italy @ Private Cooking Lessons With Dinner in Tuscany
Barbara Bartolotta and Valentina Lami, your chefs for this program, are expert Italian cooks and Italian language teachers with extensive experience. They offer..

Lesotho @ Oxbow / Sani Pass
Visit the small town of TY, a home of the handicrafts centers. After shopping in TY, we continue with our journey to the place of the Major Bells Tower in Lerib..

Laos @ The Golf Courses Tour
Explore the oldest temple of Luang Prabang with Golf. ..

Tanzania @ 8 Day Serengeti & Chimpanzee Safari
Visits Tanzania’s world famous Serengeti National Park, famous for the ‘Great Migration’, and western Tanzania’s Mahale Mountains National Park, famous ..

Bangladesh @ Tour To Rangamati
Start for cruise on Kaptai Lake, go to Subholong by boat, and see Chakma Rajbari and Hanging Bridge. This day we also visit Rajbon Bihar, Peda Ting Ting, Tuk Tu..

Uzbekistan @ Ziyara Naqshbandi Golden Tour Of Uzbekistan.
Visiting the Ensemble of Bakha-ad-Din Nakshband {12 km from Bukhara, in the village of Khasri Orifon. Mukhammad ibn Jaloliddin Khodjai Buzrug became famous unde..