The Diamond Circle
TTV-01 - The Diamond Circle
Tour start at 9:00
Departure is from Hof Culture Center
Hotel and harbour pickup is available in Akureyri
Tour length is 9 hours
Price just 33.000 iskr
The Diamond Circle tour is an unforgettable experience to some of Iceland´s natural wonders. The landscape and power of nature at Asbyrgi, Dettifoss and Myvatn will take your breath away. Much of the landscape seen on this tour was formed by eruptions and catastrophic floods thousands of years ago. Dettifoss waterfall is believed to be the most powerful in Europe and appeared in the 2012 Ridley Scott movie. This tour ends with a visit to the Nature Baths at Lake Myvatn Nature Baths before heading back to Akureyri.
"The Diamond Circle"
The Diamond circle is a magnificent tour 250 km long in North Iceland. Include a visit to some of the most extraordinary places in Iceland! Goðafoss, Húsavík, Asbyrgi, Dettifoss, Lake Myvatn etc.
Book now for just 33.000 iskr
Departing from Akureyri we head to the fishing village of Húsavík, on our way to one of the wonders of nature, Ásbyrgi. Ásbyrgi is a huge horseshoe shaped depression that was created by catastrophic glacial bursts 2000 – 7000 years ago. After walking around Ásbyrgi we drive to Dettifoss; Europe´s most powerful waterfall. The falls are more then 100 meters wide and 44 meters high. The ground almost shakes beneath your feet as you get closer to this magnificent falls. Along the way to the waterfall we stop at a few places of interest, such as Hljóðaklettar and Hólmatungur. Here we can see some of the most beautiful scenery, unusual rock formations and basaltic columns in Iceland. From Dettifoss we go to Hverir with its bubbling mud pits and hot springs this really is a unique area. A short drive takes us to lake Mývatn. With a panoramic view along the way we stop at the Mývatn Nature Baths where we can enjoy some refreshments and relax in the lagoon.