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Tours from Akureyri
Min 4 persons
Adults: 10.165 ISK
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- Adults 9.500.- kr. 10.900.- kr.
- Children 0-12 4.900.- kr. 5.500.- kr.
Akureyri - Gošafoss - Laufįs
Pick up around 10:30 -11:00 - Tour starts at 11:00 AM
From Akureyri we drive across the fjord with a photostop along the way. Then we head on to the Gošafoss (The Waterfall of The Gods), one of the most spectacular waterfalls in Iceland. Its name derives from the year 999. or 1000. when the Lawspeaker Žorgeir Ljósvetningagoši made Christianity the official religion of Iceland. After his conversion it is said that upon returning from the Alžingi, Žorgeir threw his statues of the Norse gods into the waterfall Godafoss, hence the name.
Before we drive back to Akureyri we will stop at Laufįs museum. The oldest part of the farm was built in 1840 and in the years 1866-1870. The old rectory at Laufas is considered to be the prototype of the Icelandic architecture. Usually, between 20 and 30 people lived at Laufas because many farmhands were needed to reap the benefits of the farm, such as the haymaking, the fishing in the river and the collection of eiderdown along the coastline.
Minimum 4 persons. - Pick up around 10:30 -11:00 in this trip - Tour starts at 11:00 AM
This day tour is available from April to October.
Downtown city tour is included at the end of the trip.
Day tour includes stop for lunch but meals are not included in the price.
If you prefer to pay upon arrival you have to contact us by e-mail. We accept payments with VISA / Master Card and also USD / GBP / EUR.
After booking the tour you will receive an e-mail with further information.
In case of unexpected situations such as cruise ship not being able to dock, refund is guaranteed.
We offer special group deals and 5% discount if you book online.
If you have any questions concerning your tour or you would like to go on a private tour don't hesitate to contact us.