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
Whale Watching from Downtown Akureyri 3 hours 5 Dec 2017 USD $102.00
Northern Lights Day Trip from Akureyri 2 hours 30 minutes 12 Nov 2018 USD $119.79
Fat Bike Tour at Lake Mývatn 2 hours 7 Dec 2017 USD $179.80
Small-Group Whale Watching from Akureyri 2 hours 15 Apr 2018 USD $182.00
Mývatn All in One Day Tour 7 hours 8 Dec 2017 USD $250.99

Diamond Circle 4x4 Tour

11 hours
FROM USD $299.26

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 $343.64

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

Lofthellir Cave Exploration from Akureyri

8 hours
FROM USD $271.04

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

Northern Lights Day Trip from Akureyri

2 hours 30 minutes
FROM USD $119.79

Join a guided coach tour into the countryside from the northern city of Akureyri for the chance to...

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 $179.80

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 $258.94

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

Mývatn All in One Day Tour

7 hours
FROM USD $250.99

Explore the dramatic landscapes of the Myvatn region in north Iceland on this day tour that includes...

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.