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Hverarond, Lake Myvatn, Iceland
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“mud pools” (21 reviews)
“sulphur smell” (18 reviews)
Hverarond, Lake Myvatn, Iceland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were traveling from Akureyri to Egilsstadir in early May and after lunch, the tour stopped at Namafjall. The landscape is incredible and is another reason why we’re glad we visited Iceland - Never seen anything like Namafjall before. Unfortunately the weather did not cooperate...More

Thank SandF2012
Reviewed 2 days ago

As you wander around this place, it is wonderful - whether you have been to Yellowstone or not. You are entrusted with your own safety and can get up close and fully experience each - within sensible limits, of course. It is wonderful to see...More

Thank Harrison_F_Carter
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We pulled off the road to hike up and we're the only people there on a day so windy it was actually a bit scary at the top. Phenomenal views, and an easy hike. Great to have it to ourselves.

Thank DianeMinnesota
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a great stop if you're exploring Myvatn. It's very close to the Nature Baths as well as Hverfjall and the lake. It's really quite unreal. The bubbling mud pots are fascinating to watch. There is definitely a strong smell of sulphur, but it...More

Thank Brittany R
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is an otherwordly experience. Incredible landscape with bubbling mud pools and steam rocketing out of fissures in the earth, just incredible. Beware of the strong sulpher smell tho.

Thank lorna h
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What an odd place, but so very interesting at the same time. So many hot pots and steam vents to see here. The earth is doing some strange things here. Really very much like parts of Yellowstone if you have visited there before. Easy to...More

Thank JSabs11
Reviewed 6 days ago

The colors of the land are vibrant, and the photographs are surreal.....just be warned of the rotten egg smell. Definitely worth a stop!

Thank nanette v
Reviewed 1 week ago

This area is right beside highway 1 about 6 km east of Myvatn. Signs also refer to this as Hverir There are paths among the bubbling mud pots, steaming vents as well as vents that hiss and roar ( the steam is coming out so...More

Thank Lonelobster
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have the time and ability, try the hike up to the hills to the west. We approached from the south, though it appears there is an easier, if longer, path from the north near the #1 road. With ample time to rest at...More

Thank mcnamn
Reviewed 1 week ago

Namafjall is another nature wonder and must to see when visiting Iceland. This area is quite active and you can watch steaming spots as well as mud pots here. Very interesting and fascinating place.

Thank Kleopetra
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