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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 Travel Guide

Fauna is again very rich and diverse, represented by many bird species, marine mammals, terrestrial mammals and numerous fish species. Iceland is one of the places with the most numerous bird colonies, the birds staying here in the warm months and animating especially the coastal area. Terrestrial mammals are few and maybe the best known and original specie here is the arctic fox, along with others like the reindeer... read more

Akureyri Sightseeing

Akureyri Church. This religious building is considered the emblem of the city. Designed by Gudjon Samuelsson, this Lutheran church was sanctified in 1940. The highlights of the church are the middle stained-glass window found above the altar and the bas-reliefs created by Asmundur Sveinsson. read more

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

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