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Jokulsarlon Lagoon

Skaftafell National Park | Route 1, Jokulsarlon, Iceland
+354 478 2222
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Skaftafell National Park | Route 1, Jokulsarlon, Iceland
+354 478 2222
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Reviewed yesterday

I had to coerce my travelling companions to drive the huge day trip (405 km each way) to this lake, but in the end they agreed it was worth every mile - something that goes beyond just a beautiful sight. One of my fellow travellers...More

Thank antijean
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a wow moment! A spectacular view with the ice bergs in the glacier lagoon. Spent almost two hours here just being amazed by the nature.

Thank Jordgloben
Reviewed 3 days ago

My heart pumping and my voice singing literally! So excited to see icebergs! Out on a boat to get up close and personal with these beauties! A glacier lagoon, with a massive glacier feeding the waters, carving off icebergs! Had a taste of ice, 1000...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The boat trip around the lagoon was great. The tour guide was friendly, the scenery was stunning and the boat trip definitely provides you with an up-close view of the glaciers! We even saw a seal. The whole thing ran smoothly and I would definitely...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago

The lagoon is stunning. You MUST take the duck boat tour out into the lagoon ... in addition to seeing glacier pieces up close and personal, you'll have a chance to hold and taste a glacier fragment. We were treated to a number of the...More

Thank chervew
Reviewed 5 days ago

So neat to see icebergs floating towards the sea. We were even lucky enough to see a seal in the lagoon.

Thank mslearman
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is the most stunning place I have ever been. It's magicial. I.would highly recommend making the trip down the south coast. The diamond beach is beautiful too. Not many icebergs when we were there in March but still stunning. More toilets are needed at...More

Thank Miriam C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Glacial lagoon ... The melting Glacier meets the Atlantic Ocean creates a lake which has icebergs floating ... You take a amphibious vehicle that floats amongst the icebergs And you are stunned !! We were reminded of that Sound of Music song ... Coz somewhere...More

Thank Sujeet K
Reviewed 1 week ago

this is an amazing place to visit. we never get to see icebergs and to see them close up is amazing! it's just a fantastic place to visit...far away though!!

Thank jolynm
Reviewed 1 week ago

Somehow I booked the wrong date for the amphibian boat tour and didn't realize until we arrived that our booking was incorrect. I was not sure what to expect when approaching the ticketing counter but the service rep was great and got us into the...More

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June 21, 2017|
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Response from GLI_CustomerService | Property representative |
The Jökulsárlón Glacier Lagoon can be visited all year round. The daylight hours are still long during the month of August and yes, plenty of ice flows and boat rides
June 7, 2017|
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Response from Kwdrunner | Reviewed this property |
The zodiac boats only run May - September, so I would recommend during those dates.
Alexandria C
May 13, 2017|
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Response from GLI_CustomerService | Property representative |
The stop at the glacier lagoon is normally 1 1/2 hours