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Address: Ring Road, Lake Myvatn, Iceland
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Hverir

Same place as the signs in the road says. The place is amazing, a must if in the area, smelly but great.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Nuremberg, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Same place as the signs in the road says. The place is amazing, a must if in the area, smelly but great.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Each place in this particular region is so different from the last one you might have stopped at. This is also something else, with all those fumeroles hissing away and mud pot bubbling away. It is amazing, and lovely and safe to walk around, and of course, ever so scenic. We were here mid-September, and had good clear sunny day.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Other worldly with bubbling and steam as you walk through the snow. Not large like Yellowstone, but good 'pots' and colors.

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Port Stephens, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

It was raining, which made walking around very muddy which stuck to your boots, but was still a really good day and extremely interesting, although smelly. Well worth a visit.

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

We arrived at the mud pots during our trip to Lake Myvatn and if you are into natural activities don't forget to stop at the mud pots it is similar to Yellowstone Nationalpark just not quite as big but still worth a visit. I would not recommend staying too long as the smell of sulfur in the air is quite... More 

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Oude-Tonge, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Nice but not special if your have been to New Zealand. The place is small but I can imagine that people who have never seen mud pools finds it OK.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We arrived at the Mud Pots while on a tour of the Myvatn area with Reynir, our informative guide from Star Travel. Perhaps it was a windy day but the smell of sulphur was not a big issue for us & we highly recommend a visit here to see the bubbling, gurgling mud pots and geothermal steam vents. Be sure... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Very interesting place to visit good to see up close whats under our feet and how the earth works. Easily accessible for any person

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San Diego, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Small area to walk around with many venting, bubbling sulphur hot pots to see and hear. Not crowded when we visited in October but imagine it would be very crowded in the summertime.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed this stop off, taking in the Martian landscape and peering into geothermal vents and mud pots. The smell is incredibly bad but that somehow makes the experience that but more fun! One of the highlights for me was the view point over looking lake Myvatn just next to the mud pots. One of the most beautiful views... More 

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