Lake Myvatn and Powerful Dettifoss

Tour Number

Activity Level

530780


Categories

Shore Excursion, Nature and Wildlife, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

Icelandic (fluent), Danish (basic), English (fluent)

Visit to amazing Lake Myvatn and one of the most powerful waterfalls in Europe


Lake Mývatn and the surroundings is a must see while exploring the North! We will see many interesting places like Goðafoss, that is one of the most spectacular waterfalls in Iceland, Lake Mývatn was created by a large basaltic lava eruption 2300 years ago, and the surrounding landscape is dominated by volcanic land-forms, including lava pillars and rootless vents. Hverarönd Geothermal spot noted for its bubbling pools of mud & steaming fumaroles emitting sulfuric gas. One of the most powerful waterfall in Europe, Dettifoss. Unique lava formations of Dimmuborgir which are among the most popular tourist attractions in the Myvatn area and Skútustaðagígar (pseudo craters area).

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Itinerary

First we drive along the coast of Eyjafjordur, We begin by stopping at Goðafoss, one of the most spectacular waterfalls in Iceland, on our way to Dettifoss and lake Mývatn, the lake was created by a large basaltic lava eruption 2300 years ago, and the surrounding landscape is dominated by volcanic landforms, including lava pillars and rootless vents. We will stop at the hot spring area at Hverarönd in Námaskarð. Then it comes to one of the most powerful waterfall in Europe, Dettifoss. On the way back we come to the unique lava formations of Dimmuborgir which are among the most popular tourist attractions in the Myvatn area and also in Skútustaðagígar (pseudo craters area). Our last stop is in Eyjafjordur where you can see over the fjord to Akureyri.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 8 hours

Duration can change due to weather and road conditions.

Transportation

Super Jeep

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Other: Local Guide

Estimated Local Cash Needed

2500 ISK - For food or snacks during the tour

What’s Extra

  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Restrictions

I do not have any restrictions in regard to my guiding, I can offer a full range of experiences

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    1250 USD(for up to 5 people) (duration: 8 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    530780


    Categories

    Shore Excursion, Nature and Wildlife, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 5

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Icelandic (fluent), Danish (basic), English (fluent)

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