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Akureyri Map, Iceland

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Akureyri Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Akureyri with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Akureyri useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Akureyri!

Akureyri History

In the 1600s, merchants from Denmark built up their camps in Akureyri, one of the many rotisseries of land found in Pollurinn. Here, the merchants greatly benefited from the trading undertakings because of the city’s natural docks and the fertile land. During winter, the merchants returned back to Denmark. read more

Akureyri Sightseeing

The Old Town. Walking through the old town in the city is like being taken back in time. Tourists will get a feel of Akureyri’s history just by strolling around this landmark. The old primary school, hospital and theater are found in this strip of aged area. Also, old houses can still be seen standing proudly in this old town. read more

Akureyri Travel Guide

Traditional cuisine in the area and entire Iceland too, is mainly lamb meat, seafood, wild mushrooms, seaweed and other such locally found ingredients. The meat and fish are usually consumed dried, smoked or pickled together and served with the traditional rye bread. Some of the most interesting and unique specialties here are the Porramatur, an assortment of traditional products usually made of meat, svio, made of a... read more

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