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Address: Skaftafell National Park | Route 1, Iceland
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Take the boat around the lagoon

Only glacier lagoon I've been to, hence, nothing to compare with. As it is summer, the ice is melting and lesser blocks of glaciers. Tour boat is great, with superbly humorous... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Only glacier lagoon I've been to, hence, nothing to compare with. As it is summer, the ice is melting and lesser blocks of glaciers. Tour boat is great, with superbly humorous guide. Took tons of pictures.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

We booked a tour with Gray Line - Iceland Excursions to see the Jökulsárlón - Glacier Lagoon. It was quite a long bus ride, but we made a few stops on the way to stretch our legs and get some snacks. Our day started dim and damp and got even dimmer and damper as the day progressed. Driving through pouring... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Jokulsarlon Lagoon is part of what makes Iceland such a great and unique destination. You can just basically drive up (a stunning drive in and of itself) and you are at one of the most beautiful sites you'll see -- massive glacier rising in the background, ever changing (the boat operator said it entirely replenishes itself in 48 hours) glacier... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

One of the highlights of my trip! The lagoon is once used for two James Bond movies, you immediately know why! An amazing setting!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Although it's far from Reykjavik, you should really go and see these tricolor icebergs melting near the Vatbajokull volcano!! It's a really breathtaking landscape that you shouldn't miss if you're in Iceland... surely one of the most amazing places on Earth!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Everywhere you look in Iceland is beautiful but this was incredible and well worth the trip. Be sure to book ahead during peak seasons as there are only 2 companies who were operational and you don't want to miss out. Also if you can afford it definitely take the zodiac. Smaller faster boats and you get much closer to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

One of the most beautiful breathtaking landscapes you would ever seen. Beautiful lagoon with icebergs floating around. We were lucky and had a lovely sunny day so we were able to wonder around happily. Jokulsarlon is definitely a must do while in Iceland. We were driving around the whole island but if you are not, I definitely recommend to take... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

We revolved our whole itinerary around stopping by this area (my husband is really into photography). And it did not disappoint. We stayed overnight in Hofn so we could get there early and spent a few hours at the lagoon portion and another hour at the diamond beach. What an unusual, amazing, gorgeous place! If you can, carve out some... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Just Amazing!!! Well worth travelling there although it took 5 hours ride from Reykjavik. Beautiful icebergs floating on the water and the glacier behind are just awesome. A-must-do in Iceland. Tips: if you joined the day tour to Jokulsarlon Lagoon, remember not to join any morning tour on the next day.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

We had a fantastic time at the Glacier Lagoon this august. We did not know much about it before travelling out to Iceland except for some reviews read here on trip advisor. We drove 5 hrs from Reykjavik in torrential rain with a 2 and a half year old, 7yr old and 13 year old. We were NOT disappointed. Well... More 

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