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3 Day Magical North Iceland From Reykjavik: Akureyri & Myvatn Nature Baths

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    Stop At: Reykjavik City Hall, Tjarnargata, Reykjavik 101 Iceland
    Your 3 day tour starts with a morning Reykjavik pick up. From the capital you will hit the Ring Road as you start making your way up towards Akureyri the capital of the North.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Borgarnes Regional Information Centre, Hyrnutorg, Borgarbraut 58-60, Borgarnes, Borgarbyggd 311 Iceland

    Short rest-stop for snacks.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Grabrok Crater, Road 1 33 km north of Borgarnes, Bifrost, Borgarbyggd Iceland
    Your first stop will be at the Grabrok volcanic crater that was formed in an eruption over three thousand years ago where you will start your day with a short hike around the area. The area around Grabrok is very impressive, filled with lava fields and two neighboring craters. The perfect way to start your North Iceland adventure.
    Duration: 50 minutes

    Stop At: N1 - Staðarskáli, Iceland

    We will make a stop by Staðarskáli for lunch.

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Stop At: Hvitserkur, Road 711 Vatnsnesvegur, Vatnsnes Iceland
    Next you will head to Hvitserkur basalt stack. Located in a stunning fjord, standing in the water, Hvitserkur is a sight not soon forgotten!
    Duration: 40 minutes

    Stop At: Varmahlíð, Iceland

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    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Bruggsmidjan Kaldi Brewery, Oeldugata 22 Oldugata 22, 621, Dalvik, Northeast Region, Dalvik 621 Iceland

    Now its time to add some flavor to your taste buds as you discover where the Icelandic Vikings got their power from with a visit to a famous local microbrewery for a short beer tasting tour before you make your way to Dalvik town where you will be spending the night.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Dalvik City Hall, Goðabraut 2, Dalvík, Iceland
    Accommodation will be in Dalvík for the first night.
    Duration: 13 hours 30 minutes

    Stop At: Dimmuborgir Lava Formations, Lake Myvatn Iceland
    Continuing to Dimmborgir lava fields. Home to massive lava rock sculptures, pillars and caves, Dimmuborgir will certainly leave you feeling as though you are on another planet.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Godafoss, Akureyri Iceland
    Your day starts with a drive to Godafoss waterfall named after the Norse gods.
    Duration: 40 minutes

    Stop At: Lake Myvatn Iceland
    After admiring its beauty you will make your way to Lake Myvatn surrounded by stunning volcanic landscape. See Skutustadagigar pseudo craters as you travel around the lake and drink in all that this most valuable protect nature reserve of Iceland has to offer
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Myvatn Nature Baths (Jardbodin vid Myvatn), Jardbadsholum, Lake Myvatn Iceland

    Take a soak in the geothermal baths of Mývatn.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Namaskard, hot springs, Iceland

    We will explore one of Iceland’s most terrific geothermal fields, Námaskarð. The area is part of the Krafla volcano system and is highly active today.

    Duration: 35 minutes

    Stop At: Akureyri Tourist Information Centre, Strandgata 12, 600 Akureyri, Iceland

    We will arrive in Akureyri for dinner and sightseeing around the town.

    Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes

    Stop At: Dalvik City Hall, Goðabraut 2, Dalvík, Iceland

    At the end of the day we will make our way back to our accommodation in Dalvík.

    Duration: 13 hours 50 minutes

    Stop At: Glaumbaer Museum, Glaumbaer, Varmahlid 560 Iceland
    After your adventure at sea you will start making your way back to Reykjavik. On the way you will stop by Glaumbaer Turf Farm, nominated for a UNESCO World Heritage status. These historic turf houses are said to have been from the Age of the Settlements, the oldest one being built in the 18th century. Leaving Glaumbaer behind you will travel back to Reykjavik where your tour ends.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Arctic Sea Tours Whale Watching, Hafnarbraut, Dalvík, Iceland
    Your last day includes a whale watching tour to see the gentle giants of the North. After seeing the whales you will get the chance to do some sea angling on the way back to the harbor continued by a barbecue of today's catch.
    Duration: 4 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick up is offered fro selected Reykjavik pick up points. Conveniently located downtown Reykjavik hotels and authorized bus stops are among available pick up points.
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Duration
    3 days
    Return Details
    Returns to the original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Small group experience
    • Accommodation with private bathroom - 2 nights
    • Breakfast each morning at your hotel
    • Reykjavik pick up and drop off
    • Guided tour in a minibus
    • Beer Tasting tour
    • English speaking guide
    • Whale Watching tour
    • Free Wi-Fi on board your bus
    • Breakfast
    • Entry/Admission - Dalvik City Hall
    • Entry/Admission - Myvatn Nature Baths (Jardbodin vid Myvatn)
    • Entry/Admission - Namaskard, hot springs
    • Entry/Admission - Arctic Sea Tours Whale Watching
    Exclusions
    • Food & drinks (except breakfast at the hotels)
    • Single room fee for solo travelers*
    • Admission to Myvatn Nature Baths
    • Entry/Admission - N1 - Staðarskáli
    • Entry/Admission - Glaumbaer Museum
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Small group tour limited to 18 participants
    • Minimum age: 6 years
    • Luggage allowance: Each participant is allowed a day backpack and one luggage bag weighing a maximum of 20kg. Luggage storage is offered for a small fee and can only be guaranteed if booked beforehand.
    • This tour includes a shared room with a private bathroom that 2 participants share.
    • If you are a solo traveler and would like to have your own room then you can arrange for a single room with the operator for an extra fee after booking. Please note that you will have to inform the operator as soon as you book if this is something you would prefer otherwise you will be paired up in a room with another participant of the same gender.
    • You can add admission to the Myvatn Nature Baths after booking if you would like to relax in the natural baths. Please contact the operator after booking if you would like to add this to your reservation.
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    First of all I wolud thank our guide Hodei (I hope that the spelling was right). We exchanged, saw, and learned a lot from him, who was very knowledgeable, accommodating, fun, flexible, kind and showed us this beautiful country like we were his old friends or guests visiting him
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    Response from Erika A, Marketing assistant at 3 Day Magical North Iceland From Reykjavik: Akureyri & Myvatn Nature Baths
    Responded 23 Sep 2019
    Dear Alice, thanks for sharing your experience with us and the community. We hope to see you soon again. Best wishes and thank you so much for the great review!
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    The first day started off with a drive from Reykjavik to Dalvik with several stops. The whole trip was full of incredible scenic views/landscape, magical and interesting places and memorable activities. It was also such a luck to travel with a small group of very nice and
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    Response from Erika A, Marketing assistant at 3 Day Magical North Iceland From Reykjavik: Akureyri & Myvatn Nature Baths
    Responded 24 Sep 2019
    We really appreciate you for taking the time and leaving us this great review, thanks! We are so glad you had a memorable trip. We hope to see you soon again! Best wishes!
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    This was our third trip to Iceland - the first to the north and in summertime. This was a fantastic tour that included so many wonderful stops and our guide was superb - full of knowledge of each area we visited and obviously has such a love for his country. For us this was the
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    Response from Erika A, Marketing assistant at 3 Day Magical North Iceland From Reykjavik: Akureyri & Myvatn Nature Baths
    Responded 24 Sep 2019
    Hello P1996BTjax, Thanks for your wonderful review. We are so happy to hear you left satisfied with the tour. We can't wait for you to come back! Best regards, Erika
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    This tour is jam packed with interesting attractions and stunning vistas. Northern Iceland is breathtakingly gorgeous. You absolutely visit every location they advertise on this tour, and a few more if you have the time and an enthusiastic guide like we did. Hodei, was
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    Response from Erika A, Marketing assistant at 3 Day Magical North Iceland From Reykjavik: Akureyri & Myvatn Nature Baths
    Responded 24 Sep 2019
    Dear keichan_22, Thanks a lot for this awesome review! We are so happy you enjoyed every part of the tour. And we really hope to see you again soon! Best regards, Erika
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    Highly recommend this trip. Our guide, Hjalti, was awesome! Quietly spoken, but turns out has a wicked sense of humour and is super knowledgable about all things Iceland. So much to see and such varied landscapes - volcano craters, sulphur springs, lava rock formations (which
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    Response from Erika A, Marketing assistant at 3 Day Magical North Iceland From Reykjavik: Akureyri & Myvatn Nature Baths
    Responded 01 Oct 2019
    Hello sabine962018, Thanks for the awesome review. We are so glad that you enjoyed the tour. Looking forward to your next visit. Best regards, Erika
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