Winter Tours Akureyri North Iceland

 The Traveling Viking Winter Tours! Akureyri is the center of winter sports in Iceland. The possibilities are endless when it comes to winter activities.


 The Traveling Viking Winter Tours!

Akureyri is the center of winter sports in Iceland. The possibilities are endless when it comes to winter activities. The ski slopes, ice skating rink, a variety of restaurants and cafes, the recreational forest at Kjarnaskógur and many geothermal heated outdoor swimming pools make Akureyri a great destination for winter tourists. We can help you plan your staying in Akureyri and organise day tours for you when you wish to travel further afield. 
All our tours can be booked as private guided tours.




The Amazing Lake Myvatn / Winter TTV-02 - Our Bestseller for last 4 years! -

Myvatn is a spectacular place to visit during the winter months. The tranquility of the winter landscape is  truly a magical experience. Much more than just a lake it is an area of outstanding natural beauty. This tour takes you to; Dimmuborgir, a unique area of lava sculptures, Hverir, bubbling mud pits and steaming vents, underground caves at Grjotagja, the explosion crater Vķti and volcano Krafla. The perfect way to end the day is with a relaxing soak in the Myvatn Nature Baths. This tour also takes you to the beautiful waterfall Gošafoss. 


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Myvatn Mystery & Magic TTV-02b - Game Of Thrones themed tour NEW

Join us on a tour to the beautiful and mysterious Lake Myvatn area. A magical place were the latest series of Game of Thrones were filmed. Not only have we taken hundreds of people on this unique tour, but also the crew and producers of Game of Thrones from HBO itself. Beautiful waterfalls, volcano's, unusual lava rock formations, steaming hot springs, bubbling mud pools and mysterious landscape. All this and much more is what you can experience on a tour that ends with a visit to the Myvatn nature baths. Have you seen an Icelandic Troll before? Let our story telling guides tell you all about them. 



Gošafoss Waterfall / Winter TTV-03

A wonderful winter tour to the unique waterfall Gošafoss. In the middle of winter this waterfall can freeze over and the snow covered surroundings add to its uniqueness. We give you plenty of time to explore the area close up. Not to be missed. 


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 The Three Tunnel Tour / TTV-06

In between steep, towering mountains lays the fishing village of Siglufjöršur. To arrive at our destination we have to drive through 3 mountain tunnels, passing dramatic sea cliffs along the way. A visit to the award winning Herring Museum is included on the tour, there we get a glance into local life in the early 20th century. 


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 Dettifoss & Nature Baths / TTV-17

We take you from Akureyri and straight to the waterfall Dettifoss. Dettifoss is believed to be the most powerful one in Europe. And of course the biggest one in Iceland! After visiting this giant, we go to The Myvatn Nature Baths where we have an option of dipping in the geothermal water before we drive back to Akureyri. On the way we drive around lake Myvatn and stop at the beautiful waterfall Godafoss. 

The Northern Lights - Aurora Borealis / Winter TTV-10

"The Icelandic Star Spangled Banner"
 Icelanders once believed that the Northern Lights were angels dancing in the sky. North Iceland is one of the best places to enjoy this magnificent phenomenon. We provide hot drinks and refreshment as we search the sky for Iceland's spectacular light show.


Ice-Fishing / Winter TTV-11

Let Us Take You Ice-Fishing!
Experience something different. Everyone visiting Iceland during the winter should try ice-fishing. We drive on to a frozen lake were we drill a hole through the ice. Then it is time to fish. After fishing we give you the option of grilling your catch and tasting the freshest fish around. 


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Christmas North Iceland

The Magical House of Christmas / Winter TTV-04

What better time is there to visit this magical house of Christmas than during the winter months? A log fire, and all the scents and sounds of the festive season are there to welcome you. The house looks like it came straight from a book of fairy tales. A magical place to see. 


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Yule Lads - Icelandic Santa Clauses / Winter TTV-07

Iceland has thirteen Santa“s so why not meet some of them on this truly magical experience for all the family. They live among the lava rock formations in Dimmuborgir (Myvatn) and come out to play pranks, sing and dance along with their guests. Our guide will tell you everything you need to know about each of these Santa“s and really get you in the Christmas spirit.    



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