Myvatn Visitor Center
Myvatn Visitor Center
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10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
About
Myvatn and Laxa Nature Reserve is unique with its outstanding biodiversity within the volcanic landscape. Start your jurney around lake Myvatn by visiting Myvatnsstofa, Visitor Center.
Duration: < 1 hour
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Sophie M
24 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Couples
Very helpful, friendly staff and the exhibition about the local area (in Icelandic and English) was interesting. Note the limited opening hours in winter.
Written 5 March 2024
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Vickie V
Austin, TX150 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2019 • Friends
The visitor center had interesting exhibits and helpful staff. It's right next to where the Ring Road tees. Left is the lake, right is the village and visitor center. A cooperative handcraft shop is next door with a great selection of lopapeysas.
Written 4 July 2019
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A F
20 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2019 • Family
Free, clean bathrooms are a precious thing in Iceland. Also, there are maps, and the staff are very friendly and patient in answering questions. There's also some information about the area & the geothermal activity. Good pit stop if you're looping around the lake.
Written 10 June 2019
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Terterb
North Bay, Canada27 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2018 • Friends
There was lots of good information to be had about the Myvatn area at this centre. It was clean and very easy to get to. Best of all, it had a bathroom!
Written 27 November 2018
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Nancy G
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2018 • Friends
Our tour bus broke down at Myvat visitors center. We knew there would be a long wait before a replacement would arrive. The ranger on duty, Haraldvt Avdbergsson, was so helpful by providing his break room and supplies for coffee where we could relax and enjoy the center. The time went quickly and we were able to learn a lot there.
Written 28 September 2018
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Annelies B
Antwerp Province, Belgium204 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2018 • Friends
This visitor center is really informative and with nice displays. Would certainly recommend a stop while exploring the area!
Written 14 September 2018
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Geert V
Antwerp, Belgium90 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2018 • Family
All info you need on the surrounding attractions, hikes, accomodations and so on. All questions are answered with a smile!
Written 30 July 2018
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lowens311
Kansas City, MO633 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2018 • Couples
We stopped here and were glad we did. Nice restrooms and nice folks to tell you all about the area. You can get a bird map here for $1 or so and the staff is happy to help you plan your visit.
Written 17 July 2018
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Highlander-GG
Rochester Hills, MI437 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2017 • Friends
Myvatn Visitor is a great place to stop in Myvatn. Clean available restrooms and great information on the Mytvatn area.
Written 15 June 2018
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cjfun
Rogersville, TN112 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2018 • Couples
My husband and I stopped in to use the restroom (which was free to use) and were pleasantly surprised! It is a nice little Visitor’s Center with information and displays about the area. Also, the young woman who was working there was friendly and informative! It’s a quick stop and I would recommend it. We were even given a map of the area with highlights to see.
Written 24 April 2018
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