Fosshotel Myvatn Winter Adventure

Mývatn, Iceland

Mývatn, Iceland

Myvatn area in the north of Iceland is a magical place and is one of the must-see places in Iceland. 

In this exclusive winter package, we have put together all of the best the area has to offer. Myvatn area is known for its natural beauty, volcanic landscapes, geothermal activity and a great place to see the northern lights in winter. 

You have the choice to be picked up at the airport in Akureyri or any location in the north of Iceland** and we drive you to the Fosshotel and do some sightseeing on the way, or you can meet us at the Fosshotel by lake Myvatn. 

This 3-night package includes accommodation at Fosshotel Myvatn* with Breakfast included and tours and activities of your choice included during your stay. 

The activity and tour options are almost endless they include: Dettifoss waterfall, Northern lights tour, Husky Dog Sledding, Snowshoeing, Nordic Skiing, Snowmobile tour, Fat Bike tour, bathing in the Myvatn Nature Baths, Buggy Tour just to name a few. 

Our guide will go over the activities and tour options upon arrival at the hotel. If you like to stay longer you do have the option of extending your stay and adding nights as you see fit depending on room availability. 

During your stay, your personal guide will be available to you to assist in any way possible to make your stay enjoyable and answer any questions you may have. 

We offer a shuttle service that you can use and we can drive you to and from any location in the Mývatn area during your stay for a minimal fee.

Fosshotel Myvatn opened 1st of July 2017, and offers 92 rooms in wonderful surroundings at the north end of Lake Mývatn, within 100 km from the Akureyri Airport. The hotel is designed by award-winning architects and features almost exclusively low-environmental impact materials. The building is low-rise, clad with larch wood and has a grass roof which harmonizes perfectly harmony with the nature surrounding it. 

This spectacular hotel offers standard rooms, lake view rooms, and suites. On the ground floor, you will find a wonderful restaurant with a perfect view of the lake and seating for up to 120 people. 

*Booking is dependant on room availability at Fosshotel. We will send you confirmation of room availability shortly after you book.

**We pick up and drop off anywhere within a 2hr radius from Lake Mývatn, for other locations please contact us at [email protected]

In the event, the hotel is fully booked we offer to move the booking to a different hotel or cancel and give you a full refund.

Tour information:

  • Available May. - Oct.
  • Duration 6 hours
  • Activities Caving
  • Difficulty Moderate

Pickup information:

  • Pickup time : 07:30 08:30, 09:30, 10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 13:30, 14:30, 15:30, 16:30,

    Please be at your pickup location in time for your departure. Should your pickup location be at a bus stop and you need assistance finding it, seek guidance in your Hotel's reception or contact your tour provider directly.


  • Pick-up from and return to your accommodation in Reykjavik
  • All safety gear (helmets, harness, etc.)
  • Small refreshments (soup, coffee/tea and perhaps some sweets)
  • Experienced guides