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I read an earlier review here which mentioned that Haifoss Waterfall was one of the highlights of his trip. This certainly applies to me as well. This was one amazing waterfall and stop. My only criticism is the long windy dirt road to reach the place was horrible and by the
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We walked to Haifoss! It was about a 12K hike but stunning at every step of the way and that was in the rain. Iceland has just had one of its wettest years in recorded history so Haifoss was giving it all it had, the power and amount of water flowing over it was truly awesome,
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Haifoss is a bit of a drive to get to, as many reviewers have stated, a 4x4 vehicle is your best option, the day I visited, it would have been the only option, there was a lot of rain and deep, waterfilled holes in the gravel road were unavoidable - that being said, on a
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I just cannot express all my feelings about this waterfall. It is fantastic! However, we did not have 4x4 car so it was little bit difficult for us to drive the gravel road, which leads to the waterfall. Also beware - there is a very strong wind on the viewpoint area.
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In a country full of waterfalls to say you’ve seen the 4th tallest is reason enough to stop here. If you are coming from highway 32 budget a solid 15-20 minutes to drive the rocky road. It’s mostly smooth and fairly easy for an SUV or 4 wheel drive but cars may want to take it a
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