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Ljósvatn is one of villages in Iceland, situated some 30 km east from Akureyri and 350 km from Reykjavik. According to the latest census, the population of Ljósvatn is about 140 people. Many people visit Ljósvatn each year to take a look at its famous waterfalls.

Ljósvatn is served by Akureyri (IATA: AEY) airport which is 30 km away.

Places to see in Ljósvatn

The Goðafoss (Icelandic: waterfall of the gods or waterfall of the goði) is one of the most spectacular waterfalls in Iceland. It is located in the Mývatn district of North-Central Iceland at the beginning of the Sprengisandur highland road. The water of the river Skjálfandafljót falls from a height of 12 meters over a width of 30 meters.

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Hotels in Ljósvatn

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Hotel Kea Akureyri

starting $208

Hotel Kea by Keahotels

starting $0

Hotel Nordurland Akureyri

starting $103

Hotel Kjarnalundur

starting $124

Hotel Akureyri

starting $173

Acco Guesthouse

starting $92

Apotek Guesthouse Akureyri

starting $71

Torg GuestHouse

starting $120

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