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“bird watching” (21 reviews)
“pseudo craters” (36 reviews)
“bird life” (16 reviews)
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Lake Myvatn, Iceland
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1 - 10 of 459 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We took a drive to the lake which was a beautiful drive. Not worth paying for a trip when you can drive around and take your time.

Thank bcoleattorney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lake is fairly scenic, and worth a drive around if you have the time. There are several spots where you can stop to enjoy the view and take some nice photos.

Thank cyk179
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful nature reserve, supposed to be teeming with avian life in summer. Well worth a visit in winter too. Location of many "Game of Thrones" scenes.

Thank VAPilot
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We liked this system of lakes because it offers beautiful view in many places while going around. Many other various attractions nearby, so take your time and explore the vicinity.

Thank handy06
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Lake Myvatn area is a must visit when you do the round island tour. There is so much to explore here. There are: Dettifoss is famous as the most powerful waterfall in Europe, a memorable sight with its colourful scenery and bubbling mud pools....More

1  Thank Tan C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It is in the way from the Dettifoss fall and Akureyeri so we stop beside it and take round tour by the car it is bog beautiful lake but i think need improvement to be more touristy.

Thank AKARRR
Reviewed 3 November 2017

There are many activities in this area: bird watching, nature hikes, visiting the geothermal mud pots, and enjoying the majestic scenery. In early fall, on a sunny day, it is still cool and windy, but there are no midges to bother you. The landscape is...More

Thank Sharon R
Reviewed 27 October 2017

A sunny day is the perfect time to visit Lake Myvatn. The clear blue sky and the crystal clear water of the lake will give you reflective scenery for your photos. On the way to the lake we passed by the Laxa river which is...More

Thank GreenThumb331
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Although we did not take advantage of the Nature Baths we had a good look around. Lovely setting. Everything looks clean and tidy. Beware of the midges. They were the only flies we saw in Iceland. The do not bite - just swarm around you

Thank CAT1952
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful and interesting area with lava fields and mud pots. The lake itself is the central feature to the area.

Thank IowaRod
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sburkeman .
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Response from deborah r | Reviewed this property |
You will not have any problems here with heights.
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Response from HiHonu808 | Reviewed this property |
You can buy tickets at the baths.
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