Culinary Coastline (from Akureyri)

From Akureyri you will join a culinary journey tasting Icelandic specialties directly from producers.

Type of tour:Day Tours
Season:All year
Duration:5 hours

Culinary Coastline (from Akureyri)


Get a taste of the True North

Explore Akureyri's surroundings and meet local food producers, then sail to Hrisey Island.

Join an exclusive gourmet tasting tour and discover the very best of local North Icelandic production. In the tour we have a special focus on the seaside and materials from sea as well as the first micro brewery in Iceland. We will meet enthusiastic local food producers and brewers that will share their gastronomic knowledge and passion with you and we taste the freshest products available.

We travel by the coastline and sail to Hrisey island and during the tour we sample as we go mouth-watering local treats sourced especially for us and additionally, depending on season, we will be involved in collecting the raw materials.

All the producers we visit are small family firms and by some the knowledge has travelled from generation to generation to generation and they will offer us to taste for example fresh fish, beer, and salted cod.

This tour is a great experience for every person as well as company groups, meetings or conferences.

Please note: in case of adverse weather and/or road conditions we might have to alter the itinerary or have a longer journey time.


It's possible to add air fare to this tour, prices for one way flight to/from Akureyri are below:

One way flight, excluding airport taxes 01 May - 30 Sept 2016
Price in EUR from 132,-

Price in USD

from 154,-
Price in GBP from 102,-
Price in CAD from 204,-


  • Guided coach tour
  • Food tasting
  • Ferry to/from Hrisey island
  • Pick-up and drop-off at accommodations in Akureyri



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