Sightseeing tours from Lake Mıvatn

Our sightseeing tours will give you the chance to explore the nature as well as the special way of life here in the North.  We offer, for instance, sightseeing tours to some spectacular places, Icelandic farms, power station and museum.  The aim is to get you close to the nature and the local people.  These tours are recommended for all nature lovers.

 

 

 


Dettifoss Sightseeing-6

Dettifoss waterfallDettifoss is the most powerful waterfall in Europe and is unforgettable in winter time. This is an outstanding tour, where you get the opportunity to see the nature at its best. We also see the waterfall of Selfoss and the basalt canyon of the river Jökulsá. The drive to Dettifoss takes about 1 hour and then we walk down to the waterfalls in snowy conditions. It is great fun but can sometimes be a little difficult to walk in the snows, so dress well and be prepared for everyting.

Tour available: Sep-May

Duration: 4-5 hours

Departure 10:00 am

Min. 2 pers.

Price: 31.000 pr. person

Included: -Mini bus, an English speaking driver and picnic

Not included: -personal insurance.

 

 


Myvatn Sightseeing-1

HofdiLake Mıvatn is a wonderful place in both winter and summer. On this tour we will explore its surroundings. Volcanic and geothermal activity near the lake have created spectacular landscape and scenery. We will make many stops by the lake; such as at the thermal area of Námafjall, where you will see boiling mud pools and bubbling sulphur pits, an underground cave with hot spring, the dark city of Dimmuborgir, the lava sculptures and the beautiful woodland in the nature park Höfği.
All this and many other spectacular areas awaits you on the Lake Mıvatn tour.

Tour available: Sep-May

Duration: 4 hours

Departure 10:00 am

Min. 2 pers.

Price: 17.500 pr. person

Included: -Mini bus and an English speaking driver.

Not included: -personal insurance.

 

 


Country tour/Húsavik SIGHTSEEING-2

JEEP-1The country tour introduces you to the locals. We have a look at a hydro-electric power station, see times past at the old turf farm and folk museum at Grenjağarstağur. Then we drive to Húsavik, a small fishing village, and have a visit at the excellent Whale Museum. The tour gives you a great view on the Icelandic way of life, past and present.

Tour available: Sep-May

Duration: 5 hours

Departure 10:00 am

Min. 2 pers.

Price: 23.000 pr. person

Included: -Mini bus, an English speaking driver.

Not included: -personal insurance.

 

 


Evening Northern lights hunt – Sightseeing 3 

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Lake Mıvatn belongs to the highland of Iceland and is around 300 m above sea-level. The dark skies and low level of light pollutin makes Lake Mıvatn a remarkable place to discover the Northern Lights. It is unforgettable to stop in the middle of nowhere, step out of the car, in a tranquil spot and search for the Northern Lights. The Northern Lights cannot be guaranteed, however the search can still be a great adventure. To warm you up we serve home made bread, cakes and hot chocolate.

The Northern Lights tour is an experience you should not miss!

Tour available: Sep-May

Duration: 3 hours

Departure 21:30 pm

Min. 3 pers.

Price: 17.5900 pr. person

Included: -Mini bus, an English speaking driver, cake and hot chocolate.

Not included: -personal insurance.

 

 


Mıvatn Nature baths – Sightseeing 4

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The Mıvatn nature bath were opened in the summer of 2004.
The lagoon contains a rich combination of natural minerals, blue green algae and white silica mud, that gives the lagoon its soft, milky, aquamarine color.
The natural geothermal water relaxes the muscles and warms the body to the core. It is also very healthy for patients with psoriasis and other skin ailments. 
Good dressingrooms, three different kind of steambath and a hot tub as well can also be found at the nature baths.

An uniqe experience! 

Tour available: Sep-May

Duration: 2-3 hours

Departure 14:00/20:00 pm 

Min. 2 pers.

Price: 4.500 pr. person

Included: -Transfer

Not included: -entrance fee.

 


Bird museum – Sightseeing 5

Bird museumThe bird museum is considered to be the largest private bird collection in Iceland with examples of almost all Icelands breeding birds. There is information and education about birds, bird books to review, logbook for bird watching, a telescope to watch birds on the water and camera that transmits to a display in the museum. Nowhere in the world are so many species of ducks to be found in one place than in Myvatn. The barrow’s goldeneye duck (Bucephala islandica) only breeds in one place in Europe and that is in Northeast Iceland, mostly by Lake Mıvatn.

Tour available: Sep-May

Duration: 1-2 hours

Departure 14:00 pm

Min. 2 pers.

Price: 4.500 pr. person

Included: -Transfer

Not included: -entrance fee.

 

 


A lazy day with the locals – Sightseeing 6

CowsHave a nice day with a local person who can take you on a drive to meet the community. This tour is designed to allow you to select places that interest you such as Farms, handcrafts or something else.

 



Tour available: Sep-May

Duration: 4 hours

Departure 13:00 pm

Min. 2 pers.

Price: 23.500 pr. person

Included: -Transfer and local person.

Not included: -personal insurance.

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