Myvatn Hot-Springs, Waterfall & Volcanoes Tour

North Icelands best half-day excursion to Godafoss and Lake Myvatn
Searching for a day tour in North Iceland once your ship docks in Akureyri? This is the one you've been looking for!

Journey through North Iceland´s unique Mývatn region, renowned for its fascinating geological formations, volcanic lava fields, and hot-springs. Mývatn lake teams with birdlife attracted to the abundant fish who call the nutrient-rich waters their home. The lake is surrounded by countless other stunning attractions including Dimmuborgir´s stunning lava formations, Skutustadir craters and much more. We will also make a stop at the waterfall of the gods at Goðafoss waterfall. This tour includes a delicious packed lunch. Join us for this fascinating 6 hour tour sightseeing tour from Akureyri, and if you wish you add on a visit to the Forest Lagoon, the perfect way to end the day.


  • Goðafoss waterfall
  • Lake Mývatn landscapes
  • Skútustaðir peusdo-craters
  • Dimmuborgir lava formations
  • Námaskarð geothermal region
  • Mud-pools and hot-springs
  • Packed lunch with sandwiches, chocolate and juice
Starting point
6 hours
Not included
Live tour guide
Group size
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.

Tour highlights & itinerary

This is what awaits you
What's included & excluded
  • Pickup and drop off at your cruise ship
  • Free Wifi
  • Expert local guidance
  • Packed lunch
What do I need to bring
  • We advise you to wear gloves, hat, waterproof coat and comfortable walking shoes.
  • Snacks and water
Important information
  • The tour start time and duration has been tailored to your cruise ship times
  • 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 upto 24 hours in advance. No refunds are available after that.
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Traveler's reviews
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by Régis & Nathalie
Due to many late cancellations, we were only 3 of us on this tour. Many thanks to BusTravel Iceland for having maintained this excursion and to Runar and Gisli who properly made our day. The spots are... Read more
by Reginald segar
We had Omar and the red haired lady who were fantastic. I feel like we got a lot more information about northern Iceland than we expected. They were both so friendly and knowledgeable We highly recomm... Read more
by Giulia
A amazing day trip at the lake and Waterfall of the Gods with Vic - fantastic singer btw - and Chris. The view was amazing. The timetable was amazing as well as we didn't have any trouble with our cru... Read more
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