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  1. Iceland
  2. Norðurland eystra (North-East Region)
  3. Akureyri
  4. Mývatn

Dettifoss Waterfall Tour from Akureyri

Product ID: 152298
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Travel from Akureyri to Dettifoss Waterfall in the company of a knowledgeable guide.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pickup included

Pick-up is available from centrally located hotels and guesthouses in Akureyri.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • See the most powerful waterfall in Europe
  • Enjoy a stress-free drive from Akureyri to Dettifoss
  • Benefit from a local guide who will find the best place to photographing depending on the weather on the day
Full description
Leave Akureyri and drive towards Dettifoss Waterfall.

Arrive at Dettifoss, the most powerful waterfall in Europe, 100m wide and with a fall of 44m.

Take a short walk from the parking lot to the best viewpoints of the waterfall. If the ground is covered in snow, use a pair of the provided snowshoes to make the hike easier. Benefit from a local guide who will find the best place to photographing depending on the weather on the day.

You will also be able to see the adjacent waterfalls of Hafragilsfoss and Selfoss.

Take a short break to get something to eat or drink at a local cafe or restaurant.

Make a short stop at Lake Mývatn for a few photos. Then head back to Akureyri.
  • Small-group guided tour
  • Transportation in a minibus
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• Please wear warm clothing and good walking shoes
• Due to weather or road conditions the itinerary may be altered, there may be longer journey times or the tour may be canceled
Organized by

Saga Travel GeoIceland

Product ID: 152298