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“Cool to see” 4 of 5 stars
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Gullfoss
| White River, Blaskogabyggd, Iceland
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Owner description: Considered by many to be the country's most beautiful waterfall.
Dallas, Texas
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“Cool to see”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

Very Windy, and the coldest spot we went. Make sure to bundle up and be quick! Wear shoes with good traction, as all the walkways are wet!

Visited November 2012
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“Inspiring”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

Thunderous waterfall in an inspiring and almost mythical location. A fair drive from Reykjavik, but worth the visit for the experience and the historical value.

Visited August 2012
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“Breathtaking view”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

It is a worthwhile place a beautiful view. It will disappear soon to be replaced for a electric station. Dont miss it!

Visited September 2012
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Pequannock, New Jersey
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“Rainy day :(”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

I am happy to see so many beautiful pictures of the waterfall. Unfortunately, I went on a rainy day and we couldn't see the top tier of the falls. That being said, what we could see was magnificent, and if I ever get the chance to go back to Iceland I would make a stop here again. As many others have said, it was cold and you are near water, so it was very slippery (regardless of the current rainy situation) so be very careful. There is a rope you can hold on to to get a closer look, but it was cold and wet (bring extra gloves??).

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“Beautiful waterfall, nothing special tourism-wise about the site”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

Gulfoss is a beautiful waterfall, and would probably be especially enjoyable to hike around when it's warmer. Absolutely frigid in November! There is a big gift shop that is identical to all of the other ones in the Golden Circle, not that much in historic information. Walkways are well-maintained.

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