Mývatn is one of Icelands best known and most popular areas among travellers. A wide choice of accomodation is available, ranging from campsite to hotels, along restaurants and shops.
Internationally renowned for its bird life, Lake Mývatn is a paradise for bird watchers. There are geothermal pools, a golf course and many interesting hiking trails in the area. Local services for travellers include car rental and bicycle rental and there are banks and a health care centre.