Diamond Circle Classic from Reykjavík




Experience the magic and diversity of North Iceland.

Visit Lake Mývatn, Waterfall  Dettifoss, Ásbyrgi and Húsavík in one tour!

The Diamond Circle Classic tour from Reykjavík (starts with flying) takes you on an unforgettable journey through some of the most catastrophic and diverse area in Iceland that are rich in geothermal and volcanic features.
The stunning Lake Mývatn has been the main attraction in the north of Iceland for decades and east of Lake Mývatn you will enter the highlands arriving to Jökulsá Glacier River in Vatnajökull National Park. There you will see the breathtaking landscape of Jökulsá that was formed by a massive glacier floods from Vatnajökull, Iceland´s biggest glacier.

Seeing Dettifoss Waterfall (the most powerful waterfall in Europe) is nothing short of majestic. From there we will explore the canyon formation in Ásbyrgi, finally we will drive along the coastline and and visit the beautiful fishing village of Húsavík.

– – From june to middle of August, we stop at Tjörnes Peninsula where we can observe puffins nesting in the impressive cliffs by the coastline – –

The tour starts by flying directly from Reykjavík to Akureyri (please arrive 45 minutes before departure).


  • A scenic flight across Iceland
  • Godafoss Waterfall
  • Lake Myvatn area (Short Photo Stops)
  • Mt. Namafjall
  • Vatnajokull National Park
  • Dettifoss Waterfall
  • Jokulsargljufur Canyon
  • Hljodaklettar Echo Cliffs
  • Asbyrgi Canyon
  • Tjorness Cliffs
  • Puffins (in springtime)
  • Husavik Village


icon v Round-trip domestic flight between Reykjavík and Akureyri (2×45 minute flight)

icon v Airport pick-up and drop-off in Akureyri

icon v Fully guided tour

icon v Transportation

icon x Transfer to and from Reykjavík Airport


  • Reservation is necessary
  • During the tour we break for refreshments at a café. The stop is quite late on the tour and we therefore recommend a pre-packed lunch.
  • Due to weather and/or road conditions we might have to alter the itinerary, have longer journey time or cancel the tour

Meeting point: Reykjavík Domestic Airport (arrive 45 minutes before departure)

Minimum on tour: 2 adults or minimum rate

We recommend you bring

  • Warm clothing
  • Good hiking shoes
  • Water bottle
  • Lunch pack

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