Just a touch of Iceland - Myvatn, North Iceland
From $1906 Per Person (optional upgrades to private car and driver as well as deluxe hotel accommodation also available)
Independent, 5 Days/4 nights
April 1 - September 30, 2019
Go off the beaten path and discover a bit of what North Iceland has to offer. Experience the under-traveled and less populated sights of the Myvatn and Krafla area. With your vehicle explore sights such as pseudo craters, lava pillars, nature baths, waterfalls and more. Visit the city of Akureyri - the capital of North Iceland. Optional tours can also be offered offered such as whale watching and day hikes or biking.
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Date: April 1- September 30, 2019
Day 1, Arrive Iceland
Airport bus transfer into downtown to the Reykjavik airport where you will fly to Akureyri. Upon arrival, pick up your rental car and travel to Myvatn.
Accommodation in the Myvatn area.
Day 2: Area exploration
There is so much to do and see in the Myvatn area. Relax in the nature baths, or drive the Diamond Circle which is a great driving route around Husavik and Lake Myvatn in North Iceland. There are four stops we can recommend today: Husavik, Asbyrgi Canyon, Lake Myvatn and Dettifoss Waterfall which is one of the most powerful waterfalls in Europe. Other stops include Vatnajökull National Park, Godafoss Waterfall, Dark Castles, Eider Falls, The Whispering Cliffs and Laugar. The Diamond Circle covers an area rich in volcanic and geothermal features.
Or, book an optional day tour by super jeep of the Diamond Circle. Trip length for the day with stops is about 12-14 hours. If interested, please inquire when booking.
Accommodation in the Myvatn area
Day 3 and 4: Akureyri and beyond
Explore more today. Head into Akureyri and explore this capital of the North, or why not try out an optional tour exploring a lava tube, a whale watching boat trip or horseback riding excursion. These can be booked in advance and area a great way to experience the area and its local wildlife. If interested, please inquire when booking.
There are many more sights to explore in the area that can be reached with your vehicle. Many of which have hardly any other tourists visiting. Why not travel to the small fishing village of Siglufjordur or Glaumbaer farm with its beautifully preserved turf house.
Accommodation in the Myvatn area
Drive back to Akureyri airport and drop off your vehicle before flying back to Reykjavik airport. Transfer by airport bus back to Keflavik airport.
Or, extend your trip! Please inquire.
Your Trip Includes the Following:
- Round trip air Reykjavik-Akureyri including air taxes
- Accommodation for 4 nights with breakfast in a hotel in Myvatn (Upgrades to deluxe rooms available)
- Rental car (4x4, manual shift) for 4 days, with unlimited mileage and CDW insurance
- Round trip airport bus from Keflavík International Airport to Reykjavik Domestic Airport
- Taxes and service fee
Options to add on portable wifi as well as upgrades to larger vehicles, more deluxe accommodations and optional tours available. If interested, please inquire.
Single Supplement from: $1262
This package is priced LAND ONLY. If you need assistance with booking your airfare, let us know and we will be happy to help you.