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Lake Mývatn Birdwatching

World’s largest variety of nesting Ducks, Visit Sigurgeirs Bird museum and birding centre, step of the beaten track, learn about the incredible biology of Lake Mývatn, local birding guides.


Lake Myvatn is world famous for it’s incredible birdlife and Birdwatching. Seeing the various species of ducks and wetland birds is something one never forgets and makes for a fantastic day.

Birding is a grate way to get closer to nature, emerging your self with nature, observing various birds. This tour is made to fit both those who area birdwatching for the first time and those whom consider them self serious birders. We explore the habitats of the local birdlife and do our best to locate as many of Lake Mývatn’s birds as possible. Being guided by local Lake Mývatn guides, we have good relationship with local landowners and venture further into private properties if needed to get that perfect photo.

We learn about the birds, birdwatching and nature of the Lake Myvatn are. We explore the habitats of the local birdlife and visit the Sigurgeir birding Centre.  We are highly flexible regarding this tour and the focus can range from just enjoying the birding  to professional bird photography.


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Winter Packages

We offer special winter packages
between October and April.


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Our goal is to give travellers a memorable, enjoyable and educational tour, while ensuring that our groups minimise their impact on the delicate Icelandic natural environment.

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