The most northerly botanical garden in the world makes a delightful picnic spot on sunny days. The wealth of plant life on display is...
The hub of local life: Akureyri's outdoor swimming pool is one of Iceland’s finest. It has three heated pools, hot-pots, waterslides,...
The Catholic church is an attractive old house built in 1912 and acquired by the church in 1952. On the nearby roundabout is Einar...
Akureyri’s premier theatre venue hosts drama, musicals, dance and opera, with its main season running from September to May. Check the...
Near the campsite west of the centre.
Up for a game of midnight golf? At only a few degrees south of the Arctic Circle, Akureyri’s par-71 Jaðarsvöllur basks in perpetual daylight from June to early August, and you can play golf here around the clock; book ahead for the midnight tee-off.
The course is home to the annual 36-hole Arctic Open , a tournament played over two nights in late June.