Tourist Information in Vopnafjörður

Tourist Information Centre

Good information, inside Kaupvangur. Outside of opening hours you can still get brochures and local info; look for the handy, free guides to local walking routes and the pamphlet on the Saga of the People of Vopnafj…
Tourist Information in Jökulsárgljúfur (Vatnajökull National Park – North)

Gljúfrastofa Visitor Centre

The super-helpful national park visitor centre at Ásbyrgi (just off Rte 85) has an information desk with brochures and maps for sale, informative displays on the area, and knowledgeable staff. The office is open unt…
Tourist Information in Akureyri

Tourist Office

This friendly, efficient office is inside Hof. There are loads of brochures, maps, internet access and a great design shop. Knowledgable staff can advise on tours and transport, including walking tours of Akureyri. …
Tourist Information in Reykjahlíð

Mývatnsstofa Visitor Centre

This well-informed centre has good displays on local geology and park rangers to advise on local sights. Pick up a copy of the useful Mývatn map, which gives a decent overview of hiking trails in the area (though it…
Tourist Information in Hrísey

Information Office

There’s a small information office inside Hús Hákarla-Jörundur, a small museum (500kr) on shark-fishing beside the church in the picturesque village where the boat docks.
Tourist Information in Varmahlíð

Tourist Information Centre

In a turf house next to the service station, shared with Alþýðulist gallery, this efficient centre offers brochures and maps.
Internet in Akureyri


This impressive complex holds a vast assortment of books, DVDs and magazines in Icelandic and English. There's free wi-fi and a few computer terminals.
Post in Reykjahlíð

Post Office

On the street behind the supermarket. Inside is a bank and 24-hour ATM.
Hospital in Akureyri

Akureyri Hospital

Just south of the botanical gardens.
Tourist Information in Ólafsfjörður

Tourist Information Centre

Helpful desk inside the local library, just off the main road through town.