How to find us


  • Mývatn Nature Baths are located on the Diamond Circle route, in a geothermal area just east of the Grjotagja rift and west of the colourful Namafjall mountain. From the facility guests can enjoy a spectacular view over the Lake Myvatn area.

GPS Position

  • Latitude
    N 65 37.500
  • Longitude
    W 16 50.520

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How to get there

Get here by Foot

  • From the Reykjahlid village follow Hlidarvegur, passing by the school and then on gravel road until you hit the main road.
  • Walk along the main road for 500 meters and then make a right turn where the road sign points to „Jardbodin“.
  • Alternatively from the Reykjahlid village, you can start your walk by the fissure Storagja and hike through the birch forrrest towards the Grjotagja fissure and then follow the marked trail to „Jardbodin“.

    From the Hverfjall crater there is a marked trail that you can follow to „Jardbodin“.

Get here by car

  • Follow road no. 1 from Reykjahlid heading towards Egilsstadir.
  • After three kilometers, exit right by the sign „Jardbodin“ and follow the road to Myvatn Naturebaths.
  • Upon reaching the spa area you will have a spectacular view of the renowned Myvatn area.
Vegna hertra Covid-19 aðgerða er nú nauðsynlegt að bóka fyrirfram // It is now necessary to pre-book, due to Covid-19 restrictions