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Skútustaðagígar

Skútustaðagígar pseudo craters were formed by gas explosions when boiling lava flowed over the wetlands. The craters are a popular site for birdwatchers and are protected as a natural wetlands conservation area.

Skútustaðagígar
GPS Points N65° 36' 29.855" W16° 59' 37.110"
Postal code

660

Road number

1

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Dimmuborgir Guesthouse
Guesthouses
  • Geiteyjarströnd 1
  • 660 Mývatn
  • 464-4210, 894-3042
Guesthouse Eldá / Helluhraun / Birkihraun
Guesthouses
  • Helluhraun 15
  • 660 Mývatn
  • 464-4220
Guesthouse Stöng
Guesthouses
  • Mývatnssveit
  • 660 Mývatn
  • 464-4252, 896-6074
Skútustaðir Farm Holidays
Sleeping bag accommodation
  • Mývatnssveit
  • 660 Mývatn
  • 464-4212
Ferðaþjónustan Bjargi
Guesthouses
  • Bjarg
  • 660 Mývatn
  • 464-4240

Others

Hermann Valsson
Tour Operators
  • Helluhraun 14
  • 660 Mývatn
  • 894-5265, 517-5265
Guesthouse Eldá / Helluhraun / Birkihraun
Guesthouses
  • Helluhraun 15
  • 660 Mývatn
  • 464-4220
Safarihestar
Horse Activities
  • Álftagerði 3
  • 660 Mývatn
  • 464-4203 , 864-1121
Mýflug Air
Tour Operators
  • Reykjahlíð Airport
  • 660 Mývatn
  • 464-4400
Guesthouse Stöng
Guesthouses
  • Mývatnssveit
  • 660 Mývatn
  • 464-4252, 896-6074
Ferðaþjónustan Bjargi
Guesthouses
  • Bjarg
  • 660 Mývatn
  • 464-4240
Mývatnssveit Golf club
Golf Courses
  • Stekkholt
  • 660 Mývatn
  • 856-1159

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The availability of food and accommodation and the possibilities at every location for recreation and entertainment make hopping between the villages informative as well as fun.   
In every case, the residents are lively and ready to celebrate.

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