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Skaftafell National Park | Route 1, Jokulsarlon, Iceland
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All reviews boat tour the black sand beach long drive across the road icebergs floating diamond beach amazing place ring road hour drive amazing sight both sides south coast out of this world ice floating parking lot huge icebergs northern lights
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Heaven !! That's how good this place is. Amazingly enchanting and beautiful..a trip to Iceland is so not worth it if u miss this other worldly beauty. Nature at its supreme best !! A famous song 'Gerua' featuring the Badshah Shahrukh Khan was shot here.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was another site that put Iceland on my bucket list. The lagoon is beautiful with all the colors, and the backdrop almost reminds me of Alaska. The air does feel much cooler due to the wind, so be sure to dress in warm layers...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hours of winding through the fjord landscape in the Southeast and a pit stop at Hofn to refill our gas guzzler later, we arrive at the big ice cube of Iceland – Jokulsarlon Glacial Lagoon. Without a doubt this was the most dazzlingly beautiful sight...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic view of the glacier lagoon. You can see the receding glacier off in the distance. The lagoon is just filled with icebergs, some of which break into smaller pieces and wash ashore on nearby Diamond Beach. Sadly the glacier has receded nearly 3...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Postcards4Clarabelle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lagoon is clean, huge, with big icebergs and very blue water. You can see the snowy hills in the background making the sight even more amazing. I was told the ice here was more than thousand years of age and that's cool. You can...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank julicole
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was about 4 hours drive for us but definatelly worth it. we got there just when sun was rising and it was really amazing. I would recommend it to everyone.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank veronikakop
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this place at around 9:AM in November which means it was pretty dark and we had to wait a bit until the sun was high enough to get good pictures. But it was so nice being there that early! First, there were fewer...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Scratch_Monkey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This review covers the Zodiac Boat Tour, not the lagoon as a whole. We did the zodiac boat tour on October 24, 2018. The scenery was amazing. The company provided gear which kept us warm (as it is quite chilly on the lagoon in October)....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bran1992
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Chamber of Commerce trip. Great place. Raw beauty. We had a week here staying in the capital Reykjavik and then two days in Vik. The food was fantastic, the air so clean and the water most delicious. It is expensive be prepared to be shocked....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow! Today my esteemed spouse and I were amazed at the Jokulsarlon glacier lagoon. So...to get ready for YOUR trip..We started in Skoga and it was almost a four hour drive..We aren't awfully speedy, and we stopped and took a lot of pictures but even...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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traveladdicted7
November 19, 2018|
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Response from funleavy | Reviewed this property |
We rented With Blue, and took all the available insurance including the additional sand and ash. No problems, highly recommended. But...'going in December so the weather will be nice'? That is unlikely, you likely missed... More
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Rebecca R
November 3, 2018|
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Response from bmaryWindsor_CT | Reviewed this property |
We drove there in a rental car by ourselves. It is a wonderful sight. Be sure to go to both sides. The one side has the glacier and the other side of the road is a black sand beach with huge chunks of ice that have broken... More
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Jennifer H
October 19, 2018|
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Response from Daiana G | Reviewed this property |
Not so sure about that month When I went in August I saw several boats down there in the lagoon May be you can go and visit the lagoon and see there if it is available
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