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Mývatn

lake

51km

65.6-17

Húsavík

town in Iceland

81km

66.04295-17.3408

Akureyri

town in Iceland

134km

65.6833-18.1
Sights

Vatnajökull

largest and most voluminous Icelandic glacier

22km

64.4-16.8

Jökulsárgljúfur National Park

national park

84km

65.91888889-16.52055556

Ásbyrgi

A very unusual, and very large, cliff formation 60km east of Húsavík, said to be the hoofmark of Odin's horse. Within Vatnajökull National Park.

89km

66.01444444-16.50333333

Jökulsárlón

glacial lake

90km

64.07027778-16.21166667

Dettifoss

Europe's largest waterfall

91km

65.81466667-16.38447222

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Vatnajökull National Park

Iceland
Vatnajökull National Park in Iceland is the largest national park in Europe and a natural world heritage site. The park was founded on 7 June 2008 and includes the former Skaftafell and Jökulsárgljúfur National Parks. Containing 12,000 km2 the park covers about 12% of the surface of Iceland. The park is home to Iceland's highest mountain (Hvannadalshnúkur), largest glacier (Vatnajökull), and Europe's most powerful waterfall (Dettifoss).

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