North Iceland – Land of the Firsts

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During our time in North Iceland, we met up with the locals to find out what the first thing is you should do when visiting this beautiful country… From watching whales in the Fjord to trying their local delicacies, here’s what they said…


Bjorbodin Beer Spa

As soon as you land in Akureyri, you might want to take the weight off your feet and what better way to do so than at a spa… a beer spa to be exact!


Visit Huaganes & Try Bacalao

If you’re feeling peckish and willing to try something new, salted fish is BIG in Iceland and it’s really tasty too… meet with the locals down at Huaganes and try their local delicacies!


Myvatn Nature Baths

You might of heard about The Blue Lagoon, but what about the Myvatn Nature Baths? Known as The Blue Lagoon of The North, a visit here is an absolute must when in Iceland…


Lake Myvatn

Head to Lake Myvatn for a truly unique experience and explore this unique, volcanic landscape. Geysers and mud puds are aplenty!


Godafoss Waterfall

Known as the Waterfall of the Gods and included in your Exclusive North Iceland Experience, a visit here is one of a kind and the perfect picture opportunity!


Hof Cultural Centre

When you’re in Akureyri, head down to the harbour and take a look behind the exciting culture of Iceland…


Church of Akureyri

Standing tall at the top of the town, the Church of Akureyri is a truly breathtaking piece of architecture. A landmark for the North of Iceland that cannot be missed…


Whale Watching

And last but most certainly not least on things to experience in North Iceland – whale watching! Right in the middle of Eyjafjörður…

Ready to head to the Land of the Firsts? Explore our Exclusive North Iceland Experiences here…



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