Askja Caldera Tour from Akureyri

Outdoor Activities in Iceland
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Tour description

Experience the barren interior of Iceland and the lunar-like landscape where NASA trained the Apollo Astronauts. On this Askja Caldera tour you also catch a glimpse of iconic natural wonders such as Herðubreið Mountain, Herðubreiðarlindir Oasis and Jökulsá á Fjöllum Glacial River. You might also be able to spot trolls, ghosts and other creatures that are said to live in the area and have haunted travelers for centuries.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Askja, Reykjahlid, Lake Myvatn, Northeast RegionAskja is a caldera in a very remote area in the Icelandic central highlands. It is one of the biggest volcanoes in Iceland and has a history of catastrophic eruptions through the ages. The Askja area is one of the main location where NASA trained their Apollo Astronauts before the Apollo 11 lunar landing in 1969.Duration: 2 hours

What's included

  • Fully Guided Tour
  • Transportation
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Small-group guarantee
  • Entry/Admission - Askja

What's not included

  • Refreshments