Quick info

Tour name: Akureyri Food Walk

Duration: 3 hours

Physical rating: Easy

Meeting location: Strandgata 12, 600 Akureyri (Hof Conference & Music Hall.)

We are a small team of proud food lovers from Akureyri who are passionate about showing travellers the very best of what our beautiful hometown has to offer. We want fun, hungry and adventurous travellers to see Akureyri through our eyes and to experience the best of the Icelandic cuisine at our favourite local restaurants in Akureyri.

If you are a fun, hungry or an adventurous traveller (or maybe all three!) you have found the perfect way to explore the capital of the North!

In our delicious walking tour we will explore Akureyri through food and people. For approx. 3 hours we stroll around town, get to know the town’s spirit & history as we hop between 5-6 unique restaurants – And devour on their most delicious signature cuisines. All of this with a fun & knowledgable local foodie guide by your side.

During our culinary adventure we will visit everything from small family run businesses to must visit restaurants in Akureyri. The focus is on having a big variety of unique cuisines so that you will get to know the best of Icelandic food first hand along with some specialties that you will only find in Akureyri.

In our Akureyri Food walk you will have the chance to try the absolute best of Icelandic food and interesting specialties that you will only find in the capital of the north. You will get to know the Icelandic signature cuisine: the free roaming lamb, freshly caught seafood from the local fishermen and our rooted tradition Skyr. You will also devour on interesting specialties of Akureyri such as the locals favourite ice cream, a unique pizza & a traditional bread. Last but not least, a food tour of Iceland is not complete without a stop at the local hot dog stand!

… And of course the tour will include other delicious cuisines that might be unlike anything that you have had before.

If you like unique experiences, amazing food and to get to know a new destination with a local you should definitely join our delicious Akureyri Food Walk! Just make sure that you will show up hungry!

Included

  • A fun & knowledgable local guide
  • Walking tour around Akureyri
  • Visit 5 brilliant restaurants and taste approx. 10 amazing Icelandic cuisines

What to bring

  • There are only two things that you might want to keep in mind ...
  • The weather in Iceland can be very unpredictable so please dress warm.

And just make sure to show up hungry!