Hverfjall

Hverfjall has a large, circular explosion crater, about 140 metres deep and with a diameter of 1,000 metres. Hverfjall is one of Iceland's most beautiful and symmetrical explosion craters, besides being one of the largest of its kind in the world. It is estimated that the crater was created during a volcanic explosion and its likely around 2800 - 2900 years old.

Hverfjall
GPS Points N65° 36' 21.953" W16° 52' 30.198"
Postal code

660

Road number

1

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Dimmuborgir Guesthouse
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  • 660 Mývatn
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Mývatnssveit Golf club
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  • Stekkholt
  • 660 Mývatn
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  • 660 Mývatn
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  • 660 Mývatn
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  • Arnarnes
  • 660 Mývatn
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  • Álftagerði 3
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  • 464-4203 , 864-1121