The first base on the tour is in Akureyri, the cultural capital of North Iceland, where you will have time to soak in the friendly atmosphere of the town and to visit Lake Mývatn and see it’s diverse locations. At the end of your break you will stay in Reykjavík, enjoy life in our capital. A great mixture of culture and nature all across the island.
You can select between Budget, Comfort or Superior accommodation options when booking this break. More information on these options can be found here:
You can add pick-up from KEF INTL Airport upon arrival to Iceland for your Short Break. We also offer a drop-off to the Airport at the end of your journey. Simply add it as an extra when finalizing your booking here below. We offer a comfortable minibus pick-up that brings you directly to your drop off location.
Same as above but as a private pick-up, giving you time and space for a worry free commute at the start and end of your journey. Please contact Saga Travel sales team for further information and booking.
On your own transport from KEF Airport upon arrival to Iceland. The short break starts at Reykjavík Domestic Airport, with a scenic 45 minute domestic flight across Iceland to the beautiful town of Akureyri. A Saga Travel staff member will meet you at the Akureyri Domestic Airport and take you on a short meet & greet city tour. You have the rest of the day to enjoy walking in the city centre or exploring around town. If you have time we recommend a whale watching tour from Akureyri Harbour.
Overnight: Akureyri← FAQ
Lake Mývatn Classic tour
Enjoy an amazing journey through the Lake Mývatn area, full of extreme contrasts, bird life, flora, geothermal activity, geology and saga. We begin our day by stopping at Goðafoss Waterfall in Skjálfandafljót River. From there we go to Lake Mývatn area and visit all the highlights of the area, such as Hverir Mud Pools, Grjótagjá Rift, Dimmuborgir Lava Fields and many more. Our last stop by Lake Mývatn are the Mývatn Nature Baths based in the middle of lava fields with great view over the area.
Enjoy a free day in Akureyri. This lovely town, located by Eyjafjörður Fjord, offers a wide variety of activities, museums, restaurants and cafés. You can also use the opportunity and add a day tour to your break, for example a whale watching tour or a relaxing coastal tour to Siglufjörður Fjord. Today you have a flight back to Reykjavík City and we will take you to Akureyri Domestic Airport in time for your flight.
Waterfall Dettifoss Super Jeep (winter)
Diamond Circle Classic (summer)
Coastal Culture & Siglufjörður (winter)
Overnight: Reykjavík← FAQ
Enjoy a free time in Reykjavík before your departure. You can book a direct transport to KEF INTL Airport in time of your flight. If you have time we recommend an earlier departure for the airport with a relaxing visit to the Blue Lagoon. Contact the Saga Travel sales team for further information and booking.← FAQ
Goðafoss Waterfall ● Dimmuborgir ● Mývatn Nature Baths ● Lake Mývatn Area ● Akureyri ● Reykjavík
3x Nights Accommodation
3x Breakfast (D2-D4)
Meet & greet transport (D1) at Akureyri Domestic Airport
Airport Drop-off (D3) at Akureyri Domestic Airport
Domestic round flight (D1 & D3)
Fully Guided Tour (D2)
Entrance fee for Mývatn Nature Baths
Transport (ca 10 minutes by taxi) from Reykjavík Domestic Airport and accommodation (D3)