Diamond Circle Cruise Ship Express Tour

Visit Dettifoss Waterfall, Lake Mývatn & more on this day tour from Akureyri
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Your wonderful adventure to explore of the highlights of North Iceland and the Diamond Circle from Akureyri.

The Diamond Circle Iceland is a driving route in North Iceland encompassing the best natural attraction that this unique region has to offer. Join our Diamond Circle Tour from Akureyri and visit the absolute highlights of North Iceland. Akureyri, Iceland´s northern capital is the perfect starting point for this sightseeing loop consisting of raging waterfalls, charming fishing villages, strange geological features, cliffs, and geothermal hot springs. Visit the overwhelmingly powerful waterfall at Dettifoss, the otherworldly landscapes at Lake Mývatn, the sheer cliffs at Ásbýrgi Canyon, and the charming seaside village of Húsavík.

Your expert local guide will enlighten you on local folklore, geology, and much more. This is the best sightseeing tour north Iceland has to offer. The tour includes a delicious and fresh packed lunch.


  • Godafoss waterfall
  • Ásbyrgi Canyon
  • Dettifoss waterfall
  • Húsavík fishing village
  • Tjörnes viewpoint with possible sightings of Puffins
  • Námaskarð
  • Lake Mývatn view
  • Packed lunch with sandwich, juice and chocolate
Starting point
8 hours
Not included
Live tour guide
Minimum age
2 years
May - Sep
Qualified, energetic and fun guides for the best adventure!
We take immense pride in our exceptional team of local guides who are professionals, experts, and friendly. Their goal is to make your tour unforgettable.
Shore Excursion
from Akureyri
Shore Excursion
from Akureyri
24990 kr.
What's included & excluded
  • Pickup and drop off at Akureyri cruise terminal (transfer from Forest Lagoon back to Akureyri is not included)
  • Free Wifi
  • Expert local guidance
  • Lunch packs with Chicken/Vegan sandwich, chocolate bar, and juice
What do I need to bring
  • We advise you to wear gloves, a hat, a waterproof coat, and comfortable walking shoes.
  • Swimsuit and towel if you want Forest Lagoon drop-off. They can be rented at the lagoon as well.
  • Snacks and water
Important information
  • The tour start time and duration have been tailored to your cruise ship times
  • If you want to be dropped off at Forest Lagoon, just let your guide know during the day. You will have to make your own way into Akureyri afterward if you decide to do this.
  • Disclaimer: Your tour´s duration and route can vary due to weather, road works or unforeseen circumstances
  • Cancellation policy: The tour can be cancelled for a full refund up to 24 hours in advance. No refunds are available after that.
Got more questions or need help? No problem. Read FAQ or contact us on live chat or info@bustravel.is
Traveler's reviews
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by Doug and Chery Miller
May 15, 2023
It was cold on our trip but Runner was informative and helpful. Showed how Iceland was sooooo different. Bus was clean and comfortable. Read more
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