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Hverarond, Lake Myvatn, Iceland
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“mud pools” (21 reviews)
“boiling mud” (22 reviews)
Hverarond, Lake Myvatn, Iceland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We got down from the van and right there spread before us was a panorama of this vast spread of mud pots, boiling pools, and smoking stacks of rocks.We didn't have to walk a lot to get to the main area like some of the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location and I'll definitely be back. Looks like from another world, the hot steam, the colored hills,...

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is really as if you weren't on planet earth, with boiling mud and a stench you can smell for hours after you passed! Amazing geothermal activity you should experience when in Iceland

Thank pauweldesmedt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very unusual landscape and shouldn't be missed. This is otherwise referred to as Hverir (e.g. by Lonely Planet) and shouldn't be confused with the sites at Krafla. There is a good parking lot which is 60 seconds away from the site. There...More

Thank holidaymaddddd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A strong Sulfur smell,its a interesting place to visit ,pop about every 10 mins ,a lots of people visit

Thank nonturbo
Reviewed 12 April 2017

If you've never been to a geothermal area before, this is quite cool. Mudpools and fumeroles are very interesting to see. It does smell of sulfur quite a bit especially if you get close up to the fumeroles, so people who doesn't like it take...More

2  Thank Katie D
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

This is an easy to reach geothermal area which offers all but geysers: steam vents, mud pots, colorful ground, ... You can just get off the main road and then directly walk to every feature. Big mess in winter/spring time, shoe cleaning required afterwards. Definitely...More

Thank kicmuc
Reviewed 28 March 2017

mud pools and mud pots that all seem to be boiling with relentless energy. The pass Námaskarð is strategically located at a short distance from the Krafla volcano system . its something you cant see in other places dont miss it . its just on...More

Thank Leehisabag
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Interesting place to see with all those earth cracks, fumaroles, and mud pots. It's like National Geographic live! :)

Thank melaidoodles
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

It's the same place, the mud pots. Impressive and a must if I the area, seriously cool and unique. The whole area is muddy so, keep in mind.

Thank DonCesar
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Ana María C
Desde este lugar, se disfruta de la aurora boreal? si es así, en qué fecha del 2017?
12 September 2016|
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Response from winterchen2016 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, it depends where you are, and when you are.....but I myself travel around Myvatn area in march 2017. Last year it was beautiful, a lot of auroras araound. To check the possibility of auroras I recommend the following... More
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