Dettifoss Waterfall Tour from Akureyri

Day Trips & Excursions in Akureyri

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Experience the magic of the great Waterfall Dettifoss and its surroundings. The combined width and height make it the most powerful waterfall in Europe and we take our time to find the best sites for taking photos along the glacial canyon edge, depending on weather and other conditions during that particular day.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Lake Myvatn, Lake Myvatn, Northeast RegionThe Lake Mývatn area is by many considered the most beautiful place in Iceland. This has been one of Iceland’s most popular tourist destinations for decades and for a good reason. An amazing journey through an area of extreme contrasts and nature’s diversity and displaying stunning bird life, flora, geothermal activity, geology and saga. The lake area has been a filming location for major Hollywood films and TV shows, such as Game of Thrones, Fast & Furious and Star Wars.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Dettifoss Waterfall, Lake Myvatn, Northeast RegionDettifoss is the most powerful waterfall in Europe, 100m wide and with fall of 44m. There is a short walk from the parking lot to the best viewpoints of the waterfall, and adjacent waterfalls of Hafragilsfoss and Selfoss. If the ground is covered in snow (which it is usually in winter), we use snowshoes to make the hike easier.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Selfoss Waterfall, Northeast RegionSelfoss is a small but beautiful waterfall based just next to Dettifoss Europe's most powerful waterfall.Duration: 30 minutes

What’s included

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

What’s not included

  • Refreshments