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Address: Skaftafell National Park | Route 1, Iceland
Phone Number: 4782222
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Jokulsarlon Lagoon and South Coast - Private Day...
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Iceland South Coast and Jokulsarlon Lagoon Day Trip from Reykjavik
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Small-Group Glacier Lagoon Day Trip from Reykjavik with Boat Ride

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Jokusarlon glacier lagoon is an absolute must-visit while in Iceland! We were blown away by the beauty of the place - the black sand beach, the lagoon filled with icebergs, and... read more

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London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Jokusarlon glacier lagoon is an absolute must-visit while in Iceland! We were blown away by the beauty of the place - the black sand beach, the lagoon filled with icebergs, and the glacier itself. Keep an eye out for seals playfully enjoying the safety of the lagoon - they were a real treat and added to the spectacle of it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I visited the lagoon in May 2013 and in March 2015. Much better to visit the place during summer months, in winter the lagoon is mostly frozen so the lagoon is 'still' so in my opinion less attractive. During the warmer months you can take a ride on the lagoon, really worth it, this is fun!, Do not forget to... More 

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Thank Aga K
London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Wow wow wow just breathtaking !!! We went for the day to get some photos , this place is just amazing it gets very busy during the day so if you have the luxury of staying nearby go early morning or when the sun sets to get some great shots of the icebergs , head over to the beach to... More 

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Thank Michael B
Indianapolis, Indiana
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34 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was early in the morning that we stopped at the Jokulsarlon Glacier Lagoon to witness the floating icebergs that are calved from the Vatnajokul Glacier. It is so silent and surreal to see. I was carried away in thoughts and I felt like I was on a different planet and in Paradise. After some time (we were driving towards... More 

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Saratoga Springs, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went in the wintertime. Was chilly as expected, but who cared? Nobody. Amazing to watch the pieces break off of the glacier and move towards the sea. So may. The blue color of the icebergs was mesmerizing. Loved the contrast of the glass like ice against the black sand beach.

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Thank HealeyDoc
New Jersey
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35 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Visited January 2016 my second trip here. Last year was snowing entire time and could not get great photographs. This year clear and spent two days here. I could have stayed longer was so breathtaking. Take your time and enjoy just sit and watch the icebergs moving in the lagoon and on the beach. Even caught some seals coming in... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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84 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a little out of the way (45 min from Skaftafell) but oh so worth it! There's not many places in the world like this. It's truly beautiful. We did not do a boat tour and I don't think we missed out. You can walk around the lagoon and down the water straight and down to the beach, so you... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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73 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have seen photo images of this place before my visit and have added it to my list of places to visit. Our visit were in the middle of winter in the first week of 2016. The unpredictable weather was a worry as the roads were icy and snow covered most time. Fortunately for us, the weather held up and... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an amazing place just off route 1 toward Hofn is the glacial lagoon. The lagoon is connected to the sea and meets the glacier which comes down to the water. Therefore as the glacier moves large chunks of ice fall into the lagoon and create an almost surreal landscape which would not be out of place on a Artic... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This took a long time to get here (c4 hours of driving (and that was doing more UK based speed limits than the Iceland 55 MPH limit!!) from Reykjavik but en route there are other attractions to stop off and see (beautiful waterfalls, glaciers, Black beach) but it really is another little gem in Iceland. The lagoon has stunning blue... More 

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