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.

Diamond Circle 4x4 Tour

11 hours
FROM USD $328.33

Take a 4x4 adventure around north Iceland's 'Diamond Circle' and stop...

Whale Watching from Downtown Akureyri

3 hours
FROM USD $102.00

Go on a whale watching excursion in Eyjafjord, Iceland's longest to...

Whale Watching and Horse Riding from Akureyri

7 hours
FROM USD $205.00

Combine two of Iceland's top wildlife experiences with a morning and...

Diamond Circle Day Trip from Akureyri

10 hours
FROM USD $340.31

Take in the many natural attractions of Iceland's Diamond Circle on...

Lofthellir Cave Exploration from Akureyri

8 hours
FROM USD $268.41

Head underground to explore the 3,500 year old lava cave of Lofthellir...

Northern Lights Cruise from Akureyri

2 hours
FROM USD $95.00

Marvel at the night sky and the natural phenomenon known as the Lights...

Northern Lights Day Trip from Akureyri

2 hours 30 minutes
FROM USD $118.63

Join a guided coach tour into the countryside from the northern city...

Askja Super Jeep from Lake Myvatn

12 hours
FROM USD $361.88

Take a tour of the Askja Caldera on this full day excursion and the of...

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 whale in...

Fat Bike Tour at Lake Mývatn

2 hours
FROM USD $178.54

Enjoy the incredible landscapes around Lake Myvatn at any time of year...

White Water Rafting Day Trip from Hafgrímsstaðir

6 hours
FROM USD $250.44

Take on this Grade 4 white water rafting adventure on Iceland's East a...

Mývatn All in One Day Tour

6 to 7 hrs
FROM USD $249.24

Explore the dramatic landscapes of the Myvatn region in north Iceland...

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.