Discover the wondrous underground world of Lofthellir Ice Cave on this guided day tour from Akureyri. Journey out to the volcanic Lake Mývatn, then venture further into the desolate wilderness of North Iceland. Pass by Mt Hverfell and Lúdentarborgir crater row, before pulling up near the base of Mt Hvannfell. Follow your guide across a barren lava field and head underneath the Earth's surface to explore the subterranean chambers of Lofthellir Ice Cave. Numbers are limited to 10 on this tour, ensuring you have an intimate and informative experience.
• 8 hours
Heading to North Iceland? - we're here for you!Imagine being in a place so rich with natural wonders that it's almost a touching distance between them. Now add the feeling of driving a energetic 4x4 Buggy car armed with a helmet, overall suit and boots. The outcome is nothing short of a amazing experience, giving you the opportunity to explore, get all the facts and tales while having the best time driving those powerful cars. The friendly local guide will make sure you'll get all the best from your tour, having almost unlimited information to tell you during pit stops. This makes the buggy tours a perfect option of recreation in Mývatn - the most famous gem of the amazing north !
• 1 hour
This tour is one of the most popular Mountain Bike tours in northern Iceland. You cycle in the evening on a mountain bike and start sightseeing immediately. On your way, you will stop by the “underground bakery” where the locals bake their well-known Geysir bread. You then continue past the first steam generator in Iceland and head to the old steam bath, the old bathing caves close to the fissure Cave of Grjótagjá, and after visiting the cave we go to the Mývatn Naturebaths for an hour of relaxing in the warm water and natural steam baths. After a nice soak, you get back on your mountain bike and head back.You can either bring your own swimsuit and towel, or you cna rent some at the Mývatn Nature Baths. The cycling adventure is on a gravel road for a large portion of the way. There are a couple of small hills, but it is generally an easy ride. Multiple stops will be taken, so you will have time for photos and to enjoy the scenery.
• 3 hours