Mývatn Nature Baths
Available all year
See the Goðafoss waterfall – one of the most spectacular waterfalls in Iceland.
Visit Mývatn Nature Baths and enjoy a natural bathing experience.
The water contains geothermal microorganisms, minerals and silicates.
Relax in a pool of healthy geothermal water drawn from depths of 2,500 metres.
Waterfalls and nature baths
Setting off from Akureyri, we cross the fjord to Goðafoss – the ‘Waterfall of the Gods’. After a short stop, we’ll visit Mývatn Nature Baths to enjoy a relaxing bathing experience in a tasteful complex. The pool is maintained at a constant temperature of 38–40°C. The warm, soothing waters are beneficial to skin and spirit alike, creating a sense of wellbeing and a lasting memory of your visit.
Booking code: G-AKU3
Dress according to local weather conditions with good footwear (closed toe recommended) with a rubber or non-slip sole. Bring a camera!
Kindly note that the running order of visited sites might vary. Anyone with mobility challenges is kindly asked to travel in the company of assistance.
Bring bathing suits and towels (limited rental available).
Pregnant women and those passengers with heart and respiratory issues are advised to check with a health professional before taking this tour.Approximately 3h total driving time
Walking information: About 20 min. At the Myvatn Baths, surfaces underfoot can be slippery/wet and guests are asked to exercise extreme caution to avoid slipping. The surface underfoot at Godafoss is of gravel, loose stones and mud pathways - generally uneven with no hand rails.
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