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Iceland Námafjall Hverir

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Have you ever dream to be on a lunar-like landscape ? Welcome to Hverir ;)
It's a geothermal area at the base of Námafjall, with some blue and grey boiling mudpools and steaming fumaroles on a plain in the ochre colors surrounded by a dead mountain without vegetation ( the high temperature in the ground have to be for something there ^^). Great playground for photographers and every nature lovers

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Travel Information

Along the circular road n°1, near Mývatn in the North East of Iceland.
Crowd Factor A decent amount of people
Best Timing Summer
Sunrise & Sunset 08:07 - 17:37 | current local time: 13:19
Locations South Iceland
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Spot Comments (2)

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Manuel Becker
Manuel Becker 23.09.2015
Ah, this was this place about... we drove by about 4 times when we went to Myvatn and back to some other waterfalls. You should mention that this spot smells like hell :D And I thought that this place is again something like a Geysir, so we didn't stop here. Looks pretty cool though!
Gregory Lebreton
Gregory Lebreton 23.09.2015
For me it's different from geysir/Strokkur, this place have a lot more of activities i think, the fumaroles are very noisy, The smoke goes out with a lot of power, it's very impressive. Also the mudpools are everywhere with great shapes and colors, but no geysir there that's true. And it's smell like hell indeed :D

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Thank you Gregory Lebreton for creating this photo spot and Heinz Hieke, David Schartner, Marc Pelissier, Dani W. for improving it with additional photos or content.
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