How about rafting down a glacial river ?

Take on this exciting journey in North Iceland

See the Giant Kings of the Ocean

Whale watching is on everyone’s bucket list and so it should be, these magnificent creatures are easily spotted in North Iceland

Explore North Iceland

Iceland is a popular destination for many travelers who are looking for unique landscapes, adventure and comfort. Northern Iceland hasn’t experienced the same tourist boom as the southern part of Iceland but it is just as exciting and unique. The majestic mountains of the Troll peninsula will inspire you. Skagafjörður is the home of the Icelandic horse and wonderful culinary. The Beer spa 🍻 in Árskógssandur is a great experience, Mývatn area is a geographic wonder with its lava park, pseudocraters, nature bath, great variety of birds and the huge black sand desert. Dettifoss waterfall is the most powerful waterfall in Europe. Heimskautagerði near Raufarhöfn is a must see place, especially in the bright summer nights. Grímsey island, the northernmost part of Iceland, holds the Arctic Circle.

Northern Iceland is a place to remember. Let’s go Up North!

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Tours in North Iceland

Selected tours in North Iceland – Book online with no extra charges

Snowmobile tour from Akureyri – 2 hour tour

Snowmobile tour from Akureyri – 2 hour tour

From Akureyri to Siglufjörður – Three tunnel tour

From Akureyri to Siglufjörður – Three tunnel tour

Whale watching Akureyri

Whale watching Akureyri

Whitewater action – River rafting

Whitewater action – River rafting

Horseback riding and River rafting

Horseback riding and River rafting

100% Whale watching from Hauganes

100% Whale watching from Hauganes

Lake Mývatn and powerful Dettifoss – Tour from Akureyri

Lake Mývatn and powerful Dettifoss – Tour from Akureyri

Snowmobile tour from Lake Myvatn

Snowmobile tour from Lake Myvatn

Dettifoss waterfall day tour

Dettifoss waterfall day tour

Northern Lights tour at Mývatn

Northern Lights tour at Mývatn

Northern lights from Akureyri – Hunting in the north

Northern lights from Akureyri – Hunting in the north

Northern lights Akureyri

Northern lights Akureyri

Whale watching with Keli Sea Tours

Whale watching with Keli Sea Tours

Brúnir Icelandic horse show

Brúnir Icelandic horse show

Buggy tour – hour of fun!

Buggy tour – hour of fun!

Orientation dive and Arnarnesstrýtan

Orientation dive and Arnarnesstrýtan

Diamond Circle Classic

Diamond Circle Classic

Hiking trip on the Troll Peninsula

Hiking trip on the Troll Peninsula

Extreme River Rafting

Extreme River Rafting

Snow dog sledding

Snow dog sledding

Seal watching in the north west

Seal watching in the north west

Arctic Grímsey Ferry Day Tour

Arctic Grímsey Ferry Day Tour

The Seaside Horseback Riding tour

The Seaside Horseback Riding tour

The Diamond Circle horseback riding tour

The Diamond Circle horseback riding tour

Arctic Circle Express

Arctic Circle Express

Highland Ultimate – from air

Highland Ultimate – from air

Diamond circle from air

Diamond circle from air

Lake Myvatn Classic

Lake Myvatn Classic

Mountain Challenge Bike Ride

Mountain Challenge Bike Ride

Northern Water Circle

Northern Water Circle

Fantastic horseback riding 3 hour tour

Fantastic horseback riding 3 hour tour

Meet the icelandic horse, one our tour

Meet the icelandic horse, one our tour

Krafla tour

Krafla tour

Adventure Whale watching

Adventure Whale watching

Arctic Sea Tours Whale Watching

Arctic Sea Tours Whale Watching

The Diamond Circle day tour

The Diamond Circle day tour

Askja and Holuhraun lava field day tour

Askja and Holuhraun lava field day tour

Arctic Sea Tours Rhib Whale Watching

Arctic Sea Tours Rhib Whale Watching

Whale Watching Gentle Giants

Whale Watching Gentle Giants

Beer Spa North Iceland Bjórböðin

Beer Spa North Iceland Bjórböðin

Whale Watching Hauganes

Whale Watching Hauganes

Transport guide – How to get to North Iceland ?