Northern Lights Special

Mývatn, Iceland

Mývatn, Iceland

Northern Lights Special
Winter adventure in Iceland 2016-2017

Day 1 Guests are met at the airport in Akureyri after a 45-minute flight from Reykjavik at 13 o’clock and driven to lake Myvatn.

A guided sightseeing tour of the Myvatn area will include such places as Dimmuborgir(lava fields), Hofdi (a community park) and the bubbling mud pools at Hverir. 

Check in at Sel-Hotel Myvatn and orientation for activities for the upcoming day(s). After an evening meal guests are encouraged to take an evening stroll around the area to look for the Norhern Lights – free entree to the northern light shelter-cafe.

Day2A day for guests to enjoy themselves and do as they please: simply enjoy a relaxing day in the beauty of Myvatn, or head off for an action-packed day, depending on what tours or activities are available at the time. 

Evening meal at the hotel. Free entree to the northern light shelter cafe.

Various tours and activities are available during your stay they may include: Dettifoss waterfall 4×4-tour, Ludent Volcano 4×4-tour, snowmobile tour, Nordic skiing, Snow-shoing tour, hiking and much more.

Day 3After breakfast, at 10 o’clock, guests are taken back to Akureyri with a stop at Godafoss waterfall. Heading to the airport for the return flight to Reykjavik with the 13:25 o’clock flight or to a hotel in Akureyri for new adventures. Package available: December 1st to April 1stIncluded:

Transfer Akureyri-Myvatn-Akureyri
2 nights at Sel – Hotel Myvatn, including breakfast
2 dinners
Guided sightseeing around Lake Myvatn.

Price:Single room 54.000.-ISK per. PersonDouble room 43.500.-ISK per. PersonExtend for one extra night: 18.000.-ISK per person.

Tour information:

  • Available May. - Oct.
  • Duration 6 hours
  • Activities Caving
  • Difficulty Moderate

Pickup information:

  • Pickup time : 07:30 08:30, 09:30, 10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 13:30, 14:30, 15:30, 16:30,

    Please be at your pickup location in time for your departure. Should your pickup location be at a bus stop and you need assistance finding it, seek guidance in your Hotel's reception or contact your tour provider directly.


  • Pick-up from and return to your accommodation in Reykjavik
  • All safety gear (helmets, harness, etc.)
  • Small refreshments (soup, coffee/tea and perhaps some sweets)
  • Experienced guides