Akureyri Day Tours and Trips

Head to the north of Iceland and the charming city of Akureryi for outdoor adventure galore. Whether you're a wildlife fan or a nature lover, there's something for you with day tours and excursions ranging from afternoon whale watching expeditions to journeys around the stunning Diamond Circle. All tours here can be booked independently and run separately from our longer multi-destination trips.

Next Departures - Akureyri Day Tours and Excursions

ExcursionDurationNext DepartureFrom USD
Fat Bike Tour at Lake Mývatn 2 hours 24 Jul 2018 USD $177.75
Whale Watching from Downtown Akureyri 3 hours 24 Jul 2018 USD $102.00
Small-Group Whale Watching from Akureyri 2 hours 24 Jul 2018 USD $182.00
Diamond Circle Day Trip from Akureyri 10 hours 25 Jul 2018 USD $237.40
Akureyri to Lofthellir Cave Guided Exploration Full-Day Trip 8 hours 13 Nov 2018 USD $237.40

Best things to do in Akureyri

Diamond Circle 4x4 Tour

11 hours
FROM USD $295.86

Take a 4x4 adventure around north Iceland's 'Diamond Circle' and stop off at Godafoss & Dettifoss...

Whale Watching from Downtown Akureyri

3 hours
FROM USD $102.00

Go on a whale watching excursion in Eyjafjord, Iceland's longest fjord, to see the majestic...

Diamond Circle Day Trip from Akureyri

10 hours
FROM USD $237.40

Take in the many natural attractions of Iceland's Diamond Circle on this full day tour that includes...

Akureyri to Lofthellir Cave Guided Exploration Full-Day Trip

8 hours
FROM USD $237.40

Head underground to explore the 3,500 year old lava cave of Lofthellir with visits to Lake Myvatn,...

Small-Group Whale Watching from Akureyri

2 hours
FROM USD $182.00

Head out from north Iceland's city of Akureyri for a 2-hour small-group whale watching expedition in...

Fat Bike Tour at Lake Mývatn

2 hours
FROM USD $177.75

Enjoy the incredible landscapes around Lake Myvatn at any time of year on this 2-hour fat bike...

White Water Rafting Day Trip from Hafgrímsstaðir

6 hours
FROM USD $255.30

Take on this Grade 4 white water rafting adventure on Iceland's East Glacial River for a day of...

Planning a longer visit to Iceland?

Browse some of our popular multi-day trips that spend a day or more in Akureyri.

Iceland Day Tours and Excursions

Whale watching, cave exploration, the Northern Lights, Glacier Walks, scenic flights, ancient river beds, spectacular waterfalls and lots more await on our wide range of day trips in and around Akureyri, Reykjavik and Skaftafell.