Askja Caldera Tour from Akureyri | With Godafoss Waterfall

Free pickup
Free cancellation
No credit card fees
No booking fees
Duration
12 hours
Difficulty
Hard
Language
English
Free pickup
Reykjavík

Experience the barren interior and lunar-like landscapes of the Icelandic Highlands, on this day tour to Askja Caldera from Akureyri, with an added visit to Goðafoss Waterfall. If...

Experience the barren interior and lunar-like landscapes of the Icelandic Highlands, on this day tour to Askja Caldera from Akureyri, with an added visit to Goðafoss Waterfall. If you’re staying in the North and wish to see some of the most celebrated highlights of the Icelandic wilderness, this is the excursion for you. 

Your adventure begins with a pickup in the Capital of the North, Akureyri, where you will meet your experienced local guide and begin your journey to the barren landscapes of the Highlands of Iceland, stopping at Lake Mývatn amongst other short photo-opportunity locations.  

You’ll be visiting iconic landmarks such as the Herðubreiðalindir Oasis, a lush nature reserve of the Ódáðahraun lava field; and the Drekagil Gully, an eerie, fairytale-like ravine named after a dragon....

Included

English guide
Transportation

Activities

Sightseeing

Attractions

North Iceland
Highlands
Akureyri
Mývatn
Askja
Víti by Askja
Goðafoss
Herðubreið
Herðubreiðarlindir
Drekagil

What to bring

Warm clothing
Good hiking shoes
Lunch pack
Water
Sunglasses

Good to know

● During the end of the tour, you'll break for refreshments at a café, but the stop is quite late, so a pre-packed lunch comes recommended.

● Due to weather and/or road conditions we might have to alter the itinerary, have longer journey time or cancel the tour

● Please note that we will be travelling to the Icelandic Highlands and that the weather can change unexpectedly. The weather up in Askja can be very different from the weather closer to the coast and colder. Because of it’s high altitude...