Mývatn Travel Guide

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Plan Your Mývatn Vacation

You could spend at least a day exploring this superbly natural area influenced by active geology; a fissure eruption occurred here in 1984. The area's "false craters" were formed when hot lava of ancient eruptions ran over marshland, causing steam jets to spout up, forming small cones.

Hotels

Mývatn Hotels

Fodor's local writers visit every hotel we recommend. Look for our discerning Fodor's Choice picks or search by price and location.

Things To Do

Things To Do in Mývatn

Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.

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