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Lake Myvatn, Iceland
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Reviewed yesterday

Lake Myvatn is really large and in the vicinity of the Namaskard geothermal area and the Myvatn Nature Baths. Great views, beautiful landscape

Thank EllaRik
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We enjoyed walking in the area. Beautiful views and peaceful location but the midges were out in force!

Thank JaR1983
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went on a rainy day. The baths were fine but nothing that wowed us. We actually found our pores to be really clogged the following day. I actually enjoyed the food more than the actual bathing experience.

Thank SnackCakes
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful view. Nothing much to do other take a few pics and move on, but took some nice pics there.

Thank Meravgd
Reviewed 1 week ago

So much to see in this area! Unlike the rest of Iceland, the attractions are laid out in a fairly compact area. You can drive around the lake stopping at awesome sights. We brought a head net which was my husband's favorite accessory. Really nice...More

Thank PHguide
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tiny villages surrounding the lake so the only thing to do is outdoor activities. Only a handful of hotels and cafes. Bring all your outdoor gear for many hours playing outside in this surreal landscape of great beauty. Make sure you use Raggi from HikeandBike.is...More

Thank GZky
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lake area is huge and beautiful. We did a couple of short hikes (great views) and found the people and the area to be great! You will need bug repellent if you hike (black flies swarm your head...but don't bite....they are just annoying). There are...More

Thank virginian9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Iceland for the third time in June this year. Unlike in the past where we flew in KEF and mostly stayed around Reykjavik, the capital, this time we decided to rent a car and drive around the ring to Lake Myvatn, stopping whenever...More

1  Thank 284Jean
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lake itself and the surroundings (Krafla Lava fields among many others) is wonderful. We encourage you to go on top of the mountain (northwest of the lake - I can't remember the name but the GPS coordinates are: 65.624683, -17.067599); it takes about one...More

Thank JosephinePT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're on a road trip through Iceland, Lake Myvatn is like an oasis in the middle of absolutely nothing. There are lots of hotels and restaurants, great Northern Lights viewing, and many things to do surrounding the lake. We were only here one night,...More

Thank Lauren S
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sburkeman .
17 August 2017|
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Response from Josephine W | Reviewed this property |
There are no cliffs at lake myvatn.
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7 September 2016|
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Response from HiHonu808 | Reviewed this property |
You can buy tickets at the baths.

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