Arctic Botanical Gardens (Lystigardurinn), Akureyri
(4.3/5 based on 460+ reviews on the web)
Wander the paths of Arctic Botanical Gardens (Lystigardurinn), where you can admire the flowers and plants of Iceland. At 3.7 hectares (9 acres), there is enough for you to explore without feeling overwhelmed. Note the fountains scattered throughout the gardens and duck into the well-maintained greenhouses. The garden's cafe comes highly recommended and offers gluten-free menu options, among other things. Use our Akureyri trip itinerary builder to add Arctic Botanical Gardens (Lystigardurinn) and other attractions to your Akureyri vacation plans.
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  • Apparently these are the northernmost botanical gardens in the worlds, it's quite nice though it did not look that well kept when we visited in october. The labeling of the plants isn't always neat, b...  more »
  • 這植物園不但種植了很多鮮艷的鮮花(也許7月正是開花的季節),而且種了很多極地植物和冰島原生植物,讓生長在亞熱帶的我們大開眼界。 
  • It's true, this is the most northern botanical garden in the entire world. Perfect size to explore for an hour or two, depending on your interests. Full of colorful flowers and quirky art pieces throu...  more »