Places to See Birds and Wildlife
1. Lake Mývatn
The country’s top venue for viewing wildlife, Lake Mývatn slots easily into a trip to see Iceland’s laid-back northern capital, Akureyri, and a whale-watching expedition from Húsavík. Ducks and other wildfowl are the main draws, but the elusive Arctic fox and gyrfalcon are also regularly encountered.
Way out in the West Fjords, a trip to Látrabjarg takes a little bit ...