Mývatn Nature Baths

Visit the spectacular Goðafoss waterfall before swimming in the Mývatn Nature Baths.

  • See the Goðafoss waterfall – one of the most spectacular waterfalls in Iceland
  • Visit Mývatn Nature Baths and relax in a geothermal pool of water drawn from depths of over 8,000 ft
  • The water contains geothermal microorganisms, minerals and silicates
  • Difficulty level

    Level 3: Active - good mobility needed

  • Duration


  • Booking code


  • From

    169 €

  • Please note

    Not suitable for wheelchair users

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 experience in geothermal waters in a tasteful complex. The warm, soothing waters are beneficial to skin and spirit alike, creating a sense of wellbeing and rejuvenation.  

Practical information 

  • Language: English
  • 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.