4x4 Tour | Lake Myvatn & Powerful Dettifoss Waterfall from Akureyri

Free pickup
Free cancellation
No credit card fees
No booking fees
Duration
8 hours
Difficulty
Medium
Language
English
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Culturehouse HOF Strandgata 12 Akureyri

Come along on this tour of the lesser-known northern coast. While it has many of the same exciting geothermal features, waterfalls, rivers, valleys and hiking trails as the South C...

Come along on this tour of the lesser-known northern coast. While it has many of the same exciting geothermal features, waterfalls, rivers, valleys and hiking trails as the South Coast, it is often overlooked.

This tour offers a chance to see the Lake Mývatn area from the comfort of a powerful 4x4 Jeep/Van that can handle the toughest off-road terrain. You'll be picked up from your accommodation in Akureyri and drive along the coast of Eyjafjörður, the longest fjord in Iceland, surrounded by beautiful mountains and hills.

Your first stop will be Goðafoss, the waterfall of the gods, which features a stunning cascade that stretches nearly the entire length of the river. The massive quantities of water churned up by this waterfall make rainbows a common sight, to the delight of visitors.

You'll...

Included

Pick-up at Akureyri hotels and guesthouses upon request (specify when booking)
Expert tour guide (English or Scandinavian languages)
Transportation

Activities

Super Jeep
Sightseeing

Attractions

Akureyri
Dimmuborgir
Dettifoss
Skútustaðagígar
Námafjall Geothermal Area

What to bring

Warm clothing and outerwear suited to rainy or chilly weather
Sturdy shoes for walking/hiking
Gloves
Water bottle
Snacks

Good to know

The weather in Iceland changes quickly, so don't be caught unawares. It is always better to bring a sweater or dress in layers which you can remove if you get too warm. Please note that weather and road conditions may cause the itinerary to change on short notice or for the trip to take longer than planned. Your guide will keep you informed.