Private Grand lake Mývatn Tour ( Lunch & Nature baths included )
Private Grand lake Mývatn Tour
Your private tour to lake Myvatn that includes most of the pearls of there north like Goðafoss waterfall, the Nature baths and local 2 course lunch all included in this vip version of Grand Lake Myvatn tour in a luxury SUV ride with a professional guide.
Quality service at your style for up to 6 persons.
Enjoy an amazing journey by private tour through this area of extreme contrasts with great bird life and flora, geothermal activity, geology and many places which feature in the Icelandic Sagas. The Lake Myvatn area is considered by many to be the most dramatic and also the most beautiful place in Iceland.
- Admission Tickets to Myvatn Nature Baths
- Stunning geothermal landscapes
- Godafoss Waterfall
- Pseudo Craters - Skutustadagigar
- Dimmuborgir Lava Formations
- Continental rift
- Mt. Namafjall
- Game of Thrones filming locations
Soak in the geothermally heated waters of the Lake Mývatn Natural Baths – a magical experience that will allow you to relax in one of the world’s finest natural spas and enjoy the majestic scenery that surrounds this incredible natural wonder.
During the tour we take a break for refreshments at a local restaurant or café.
After hotel pick up in Akureyri, we begin our day by stopping at Godafoss Falls on our way to Lake Myvatn. This magnificent waterfall plays an important role in the Icelandic history, particularly in connection with the introduction of Christianity.
According to the Sagas, chieftain Thorgeir of Ljosavatn threw his pagan idols into the falls when Iceland converted to Christianity in the year 1000, hence the name Godafoss, meaning "waterfall of the idols".
From there we start our amazing journey through areas of extreme contrasts, bird life, flora, geothermal activity, geology and saga. The area of Lake Myvatn is considered by many to be the most beautiful and at the same time the most catastrophic place in Iceland.
We will see the pseudo craters of Skutustadir. These "craters" were formed during volcanic eruptions when lava flowed over wetlands, eventually resulting in steam eruptions and forming these medium-sized craters.
We'll aslo walk in an interesting laberynth of lava formations called Dimmuborgir. Meaning "Gloomy Castles", their dramatic structures are one of Iceland's most popular natural tourist attractions, reminding travelers of an ancient collapsed citadel. It's a world of fairy tales indeed.
The hot springs of Namaskard cover a rather large area. The pigments and minerals found in the ground make us think of a painter's palette. The whole place is filled with lots of bubbling mud pots, and steam coming out of the ground. The stench of sulphur is just amazing, adding to the feeling of being in an otherworldly realm.
Towards the end of the tour we will visti the beautiful Myvatn Nature Baths for a relaxing geothermal bath in the silica waters of the so-called Blue Lagoon of the North.
The characteristics of this water are unique in many ways. It contains a large amount of minerals, is alkaline and well suited for bathing. Due to its chemical composition, undesired bacteria do not thrive in the lagoon making chloride or any other disinfectant redundant.
After a relaxing bath we head back to Akureyri where you will be dropped off at your hotel.
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What is included
Transport, Luxury SUV jeep, local guide, Nature bath admissions & local 2 course lunch with a glas of wine or beer.
A camera, swimsuits, the good mood, good outdoor clothing, hiking shoes, refreshments
What to bring
Swimsuit and towel. A towel can also be rented in the booking process or on site.
lunch is not included but we stop for refreshments or lunch